20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Relax And Repent

Travel / Slab City, / The Last Free Place In The America / Squat Town USA / Obscure Slab City occupies 640 Acres and is located in California’s Sonoran Desert. The name refers to the concrete slabs that were once facilities used during WW 11 as a military training site. Ft. Dunlop was abandoned in the 1950’s. People now come here to live alturnative life styles on this unincorporated land, off the grid, rent - free and lawless.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Slab City, Ca, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3300
Copyright: © Barbara Robbins