I suddenly have the need to travel to Pennsylvania. I'm reminded of the post apocalyptic visions of 'Mad Max', Stephen King's 'The Stand' and '28 days'. To be riding a bicycle on a four lane divided highway, silence, weeds growing through cracks. It would be a very eery and spiritual thing indeed.
The New York Times > Travel > Escapes > Day Trips: Biking Dark Tunnels and Wide Lanes on a Lost Highway