The Remnants Of These Abandoned Kansas Locations Are Hauntingly Beautiful

I have gushed time and again about my love of Kansas’s colorful and serene Flint Hills. (Don’t you think they bring even more life and depth to our beautiful state?) Amidst all the glory of the Hills, however, are several deserted locations that, though abandoned, still have a haunting beauty to them. Thanks to Kansas photographer Patrick Emerson, we can get a more in-depth look at these historic, still-standing structures:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What do you think? Beautiful? Haunting? Or both?