The Story Behind This Abandoned Train Yard In California Will Leave You In Awe

Railroads were once the most important arteries of transportation in the nation. Today, they’ve taken a backseat to air travel. Check out this incredible video of an abandoned, but still achingly beautiful train station in California. The footage of this once-bustling depot, courtesy of YouTube channel “Seeker Stories” will absolutely tug at your heartstrings.

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Check out the beautiful drone footage below:

Do you have fond memories of traveling via train? Do you think this abandoned train yard should be restored?