The old Parker homestead ...

The sod-roofed log cabin at the former Parker Homestead State Park, west of Three Forks, Montana on US 287.

Art Moderne gas ...

Abandoned gas station along US highway 212 in the ghost town of Hammond, Carter County, Montana.

Prairie farmstead ...

Abandoned farmhouse in rural Hand County, South Dakota.

Prairie elevator ...

Abandoned grain elevator in the snow, Herrick, South Dakota.

Used Cow Lot ...

Mentzer's Used Cow Lot, on a foggy morning in Drummond, Montana.

Dakota farmhouse ...

Abandoned farmhouse and clouds, eastern Custer County, South Dakota.

The old mill ...

The abandoned Story Mill, Bozeman, Montana.

Nash Rambler ...

An old Nash Rambler Super at an abandoned farmhouse near the North Dakota - South Dakota line.

Cow ...

Homemade warning sign on Ridge Road, in a remote corner of southeastern Montana.

The front porch ...

The porch of a long-abandoned farmhouse east of Fairburn, Custer County, South Dakota.

Prairie trucks ...

A row of old farm trucks facing the prairie grass, Sully County, South Dakota.

Prairie road ...

Sixteen Mile Road, south of Ringling, Montana, on a bright summer day.

Montana main street ...

Abandoned buildings in the ghost town of Monida, Montana, just north of the idaho line on the continental divide.

Montana cowboy ...

A young cowboy at the big football game in Geraldine, Montana.

Driving in the Montana rain ...

The backroad to Geraldine, Montana, in a November rain.

Old Montana church ...

The old St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, in the almost-abandoned town of Danvers, Montana.

The blue car ...

A 1950s-era Mercury sedan, dozing on the South Dakota prairie.

Lightning Flat horses ...

Two open-range horses along the backroads of northeastern Wyoming, just south of the Montana border, near an area known as Lightning Flat.

Endless road ...

Ridge Road, in the vast prairies of southeastern Montana, on a bright September afternoon.

Echo Cafe ..

The Echo Cafe in Echo, Utah. Long-closed and for sale, the cafe is a reminder of the days when Echo was a roadside stop for travelers on US 30 and US 40. Travelers use the Interstate, now, and the old town is out of sight.

Old Fort Laramie ...

The evening sun illuminating the ruins of the old Post Hospital building at Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Wyoming.

Rocky Valley Lutheran Church ...

The long-abandoned Rocky Valley Lutheran Church, the only remaining building in the homestead-era ghost town of Dooley, Sheridan County, Montana.