“The ruins of old military bunkers, batteries and other defensive structures are scattered throughout the Marin Headlands. Most of them are in a state of abandon and disrepair, crumbling, falling down, and covered with the graffiti of a modern world that no longer remembers why these buildings were here.”

Mill Valley Patch, November 12, 2012

Here are some of the graffiti-covered, abandoned military structures I encountered as I hiked up the hill from the Point Bonita Lighthouse last August.  What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below?

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Graffiti Photo #1.  For some reason, this one reminds me of Mr. Snuffleupagus on Sesame Street.

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Graffiti Photo #2.  An abandoned bunker with a view of the beautiful San Francisco Bay.

 

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Graffiti Photo #3.  Yes, it’s still graffiti and probably not supposed to be there, but some folks can sure do some talented things with spray paint!

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