The Ultimate Terrifying New York Road Trip Is Right Here – And You’ll Want To Do It

Ready to take one of the most intriguing and terrifying road trips New York has to offer? While writing for Only In New York, I’ve come to realize that us residents of the Empire State love creepy tales! In an effort to bring you New York’s best road trips, we’re kicking off this series with some of the scariest sites around. With an endless supply of breathtaking gifts from Mother Nature, sometimes New Yorkers get the itch to venture off for some urban exploring and to check out the areas of the state that may not be so peaceful. Hold on tight! This road trip is going to scare the socks right off of you, let’s check it out!

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, would you take this terrifying road trip? There were a handful of places I wish could’ve been a part of this list, but due to either demolition or failing the tests of time, they no longer stand. As stated previously, there will absolutely be more road trip articles to come in the future. Abandoned and terrifying places of the Downstate area, I’m looking at you. So make sure you tell us in the comments below and on our Facebook page – New York Only, what terrifying places you want to make the next road trip!