PA Abandoned Places

A guide to the best abandoned places in Pennsylvania.

As one of the oldest states in the Nation, it should come as no surprise that Pennsylvania is home to an abundance of abandoned places. 

See inside the abandoned SCI Cresson in Cambria County PA
The abandoned Cresson State Prison in Cambria County.

What you’ll find here are some of my favorite Pennsylvania abandoned places that are LEGAL to visit – I DO NOT condone trespassing or otherwise breaking the law to gain access to an abandoned place!

Ski lift at the abandoned Denton Hill State Park ski resort.
The abandoned ski resort at Denton Hill State Park.

If you’re new to this website, or new to exploring abandoned places, be sure to check out 30 Abandoned Places in PA You Can Legally Explore first, as it gives you an excellent overview of some of the best abandoned places to visit in Pennsylvania.

The Abandoned PA Turnpike Pike 2 Bike Trail
The Abandoned PA Turnpike in Bedford County.

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