Deep in the scrub forest of central Flagler and southern St. Johns counties, this 10-mile stretch of red-brick, ghost highway once brought a regular stream of ‘Tin Can Tourists’ in Model-T Fords from as far as Chicago to the exotic, tropical wilderness of Florida.
Welcome to the Old Brick Road, one of the few remaining segments of the original Dixie Highway. This portion was completed in 1916 but became obsolete within 15 years. What remains is a rugged (and sometimes bumpy) trip down memory lane.
Photos: Michael Warren