Our #2 cache made the list because of the unique geocaching environment it is located in – an abandoned highway tunnel on an abandoned section of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. As we were running we came across a huge porcupine crossing the abandoned street. Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike (Lost Highway) Every year millions of people travel the Pennsylvania turnpike . Abandoned PA Turnpike. There is no electricity or power, yet lights, similar to flashlights can be seen shining within. Those who have seen the creature and lived say that it looks like a gaunt skeleton, covered in grey flesh and red eyes that peek out from the tunnels. {"@type":"Review","url":"https:\/\/www.trytoscare.me\/legend\/abandoned-pennsylvania-turnpike\/#comment-2177","datePublished":"2020-09-13T22:12:41-04:00","description":"The first time I have been at the turnpike, I was with a group of friends and my boyfriend. 10,244 were here. Find out how to get to the abandoned PA Turnpike. Jul 21, 2019 - Discover Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike in Breezewood, Pennsylvania: An abandoned stretch of highway, deteriorating next to the operational one. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. As we approached the tunnel there looked to be a dark figure standing in the middle of the tunnel, when we flashed the lights on it, it disappeared, every time we moved our flashlights away it was there. In Partnership with Information Logistics Thank you! In Partnership with Information Logistics We drug him back with us as we left. Have you ever visited the abandoned turnpike in Pennsylvania? Maybe 7 minutes later as we discussed what we were gonna do there was red lights in the tunnel that looked like car lights, it looked as if it swerved off the road and it disappeared. Our one friend called us and they kept calling his name but he didn’t even acknowledge them. Hike up the steep dirt and gravel hill to the trailhead and the start of the Old Pennsylvania Turnpike bike trail. I looked it up afterwards and it looks exactly like a windigo. In this case, the Sideling Hill Tunnel and Rays Hill Tunnel were bypassed, as was one of the Turnpike's travel plazas. Apparently it\u2019s a little girl who died in a car accident when the turnpike was still active. It will forever roam the woods looking for its next meal. The Pennsylvania Turnpike was in fact a railroad before it became a highway. Learn how your comment data is processed. The problem was that the tunnels were initially built for railroads and were built were too narrow for a highway. Location of the Laurel Hill Tunnel. The Sideling Hill Tunnel along the abandoned PA Turnpike. He kept saying he’s lost, he’s cold and he’s lonely. Carrie Blast Furnace in Rankin. Thanks for Visiting the Abandoned PA Turnpike FB page. Find out how to get to the abandoned PA Turnpike. We arrived there around 1:30, and it was a full moon. pa abandoned places 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. The tunnels will be icy cold as a result of the long lost spirits looking for a way out. With a street light on. Then I swear I heard laughing/crying i’m unsure of what it was but it was really creepy me and my friends decided to go back and not go to any other tunnels just in cases if we ran into someone who didn’t want our company. There was no one around and it sounded super close, we all froze, looked at each other and sprinted out of the tunnel. Everyone was freaking out. Centralia's underground coal veins have smoldered since 1962. Did you know, however, that there’s a 13-mile stretch of abandoned turnpike, bypassed in the 1960s, that features two tunnels? See more ideas about pennsylvania turnpike, abandoned, interstate highway. 3. And as books, TV shows, and movies about the paranormal and haunted places have never been more popular, it’s no surprise people are searching out Pennsylvania’s best abandoned places. The bypass is located just east of the heavily congested Breezewood … … I know, it's not the best, but we can always upgrade later. Pennsylvania Coal Company Gravity Railroad, Mt. This is the only Paige that talks about possible legends there. Then disappeared for 10 seconds and reappeared from where it started. Staple Bend Tunnel Trail promises plenty of natural beauty and PA history. Especially knowing that what we saw look at us was a Windigo....","reviewRating":{"@type":"rating","ratingValue":5},"author":{"@type":"Person","name":"Angel"}}The first time I have been at the turnpike, I was with a group of friends and my boyfriend. Thank you! Love Pennsylvania? Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike. In 1968, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission sat down over coffee and donuts to figure out how to improve traffic flow through the tunnels, all of which were at that time single lane tunnels. Relics of the nation’s first superhighway, now a desolate hiking / biking trail in Bedford and Fulton counties. Thanks for Visiting the Abandoned PA Turnpike FB page. {"@type":"Review","url":"https:\/\/www.trytoscare.me\/legend\/abandoned-pennsylvania-turnpike\/#comment-1960","datePublished":"2020-03-22T03:12:56-04:00","description":"I am not sure if this Paige is still used but I have been there at night with 3 other friends and have seen blue lights flashing not to any certain pattern, we have herd a bloody murder scream of a women dying closer then the bridge right before the tunnel but the scream never echoed. Once we all were close together and talking we heard someone screaming ‘help me,’ it sounded like it was in the woods. 8,809 were here. The Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike is a 13 mile stretch of roadway that was part of the original alignment of the PA Turnpike. Jgera5 07:39, 12 June 2008 (UTC) The map was deleted. This abandoned Poconos resort is haunted by a history of kitschy romance and a violent fugitive. Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged abandoned, abandonedpa, abandonedpennsylvania, abandonedplaces ... Abandonedhouse, abandonedplaces, creepy, haunted, nighttime | Leave a comment. Two of them, Rays Hill Tunnel and Sideling Hill Tunnel, are on this deserted part. Then a week later we all decided to go back, which was one of the most scary decisions ever. It was super fast. It was not him, he was crying and every time we flashed our flashlights in his face and he didn’t even move or flinch. Although we provide locations, and some directions, these articles are intended to be read with the knowledge that some places cannot be visited. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: The third abandoned tunnel is the Laurel Hill Tunnel. The eyes were sunken in and it was pale gray. We turned around and looked back and there was light shining out of the tunnel, it looked like flashes of lightning. Feb 10, 2016 - The Abaonded PA Turnpike near Breezewood is one of the oddest attractions in Pennsylvania. A Guide To The Abandoned Turnpike In Pennsylvania The Land Of Oz, And Why It Was Really Abandoned Proudly powered by WordPress | Theme: Hive Lite by Pixelgrade . This is the only Paige that talks about possible legends there. PA TURNPIKE TUNNELS ABANDONED THE ROAD … People have told me if you throw a rock into the tunnel it\u2019ll come back. Most of us have used, or use on a regular basis, the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Thanks for Visiting the Abandoned PA Turnpike FB page. The walk there was peaceful, but once we got close to the entrance the craziness started. I never believed in this kind of stuff till this night. Abandoned PA Turnpike | Credit: PennDOT. The groups then used these victims as sacrificial offerings. The walk there was peaceful, but once we got close to the entrance the craziness started. Did you know there’s an abandoned train tunnel in Pennsylvania you can also travel through? The screams continued for 20 some minutes. To expand four of them into double lane tunnels, and to bypass the other three altogether. Lights in the windows and a car in the driveway that looks like it’s taken care of but old. Initially ten tunnels were partially dug through the mountains of central Pennsylvania before the project was abandoned in 1885. It is located at the Westmoreland/Somerset County line and was bypassed in 1964. Breezewood. Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike (Lost Highway) Every year millions of people travel the Pennsylvania turnpike. When we heard that we all started running back to the car. The Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike is the common name of a 13-mile (21 km) stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike that was bypassed in 1968 when a modern stretch opened to ease traffic congestion in the tunnels. Apr 27, 2015 - The Abaonded PA Turnpike near Breezewood is one of the oddest attractions in Pennsylvania. And as books, TV shows, and movies about the paranormal and haunted places have never been more popular, it’s no surprise people are searching out Pennsylvania’s best abandoned places. My friend started acting normal again once we left the premises but was adamant about getting sage to clean the spirits off of us. The creature had these long fingers that draped around the door, the face looked like a skeleton corpse, it was very pale. Also while walking down the road we saw a house on the left that looked like somebody lived there. We drug him back with us as we left. 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