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    11 Hiking Trails to Abandoned Ruins in Pennsylvania

    Happy Travelers are explorers at heart and relish discovering off-the-path relics that turn an afternoon jaunt into an adventure. Pennsylvania is packed with history, and not just in the obvious spots — if you know where to look, you can encounter the archaic structures left to the mercy of the wilderness. These 11 trails will lead you to storied ruins and a look into the past.



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