Ghost Stories

Read the chilling tales of ghosts that are located in the National Parks throughout the United States

If you have additional information on any ghosts in your area, let us know! Leave a comment telling us more of the gory details. Also, if you have spotted any additional ghosts not mentioned here tell us about your encounters, it will help us on the hunt!

July 1, 2016
Pukasu and Perilous Waters

Pukaskwa National Park’s Pukasu and Perilous Waters

Pukaskwa National Park is Ontario, Canada’s largest National Park.  Established in 1978 on Lake Superior features boreal forests over seven hundred square miles and is home […]
July 1, 2016
Looting Lafittes

Louisiana’s Looting Lafittes

The Barataria Preserve is Louisiana’s wild wetlands, spanning over twenty thousand acres.  The bayous, swamps, marshes, and forests provide perfect sunning spots for snakes, turtles, gators, […]
July 1, 2016
Chilnualna Falls Trail

Chilling Cries on the Chilnualna Falls Trail

Hikers on the eight mile Chilnualna Falls Trail have a treacherous journey on their way to Grouse Lake.  Not the easiest to reach or for the […]
June 28, 2016
Natchez Trace

Never Leaving the Natchez Trace

The Natchez Trace is a barren pathway that runs diagonally across the Mideastern United States.  The Natchez Trace National Parkway commemorates the old Natchez Trace trail […]
June 28, 2016
Nahanni National Park

Visitors Losing Their Heads Over Nahanni National Park

Deep in the Dehcho Region of the Northwest Territory in Canada lies Nahanni National Park.  Nahanni got its name by the indigenous Dene people.  In their […]
June 26, 2016
Wolfe Manor

Wolfe Manor’s Wild Past

Clovis, California is the home of the 8000 square foot Wolfe Manor.  Located at the base of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Wolfe Manor of Clovis […]
June 26, 2016
Santa Cruz Island

Prisoner’s Harbor

Santa Cruz Island is the home of Prisoner Harbor.  In February of 1830, a United States ship called Maria Ester anchored off Santa Barbara, California.  John Holmes, […]
June 26, 2016
Prince Wales Hotel

Past Prisoners of Prince Wales Hotel

Waterton Lakes National Park in Alberta, Canada is home to the Prince of Wales Hotel.  Opened on July 25, 1927 on the Great Northern Railway.  The […]
June 15, 2016
Castle of the Rockies

Castle of the Rockies

The Banff Springs Hotel, or the “Castle of the Rockies”, has its home in the Banff National Park, located in Alberta, Canada.  The hotel was built […]
June 14, 2016
Stanley Hotel

Something’s Shining at the Stanley Hotel

Opened in July of 1909, the Stanley Hotel provides breathtaking, panoramic views of Lake Estes, the Rockies, and Long’s Peak.  Located six miles from Rocky National […]
June 14, 2016
Prosser Gravity Hill

Defying Gravity at Prosser Gravity Hill

In Washington, drivers have experienced an odd phenomenon.  Known as Gravity Hill, drivers stop their cars at a certain point on a hill, seeming to extend […]
June 9, 2016
Cursed Park at Lake Shawnee

The Cursed Park at Lake Shawnee

Deep into the trails of Princeton, West Virginia lies Lake Shawnee Amusement Park.  Built in 1920s, the amusement park was a popular summertime retreat for coalfield […]
June 2, 2016
Haunted Castle in Ohio

A Haunted Castle in Ohio

When medieval castles come to mind, Ohio is probably nowhere in the picture. Well there’s an interesting story about the 1/5th replica of a French Normandy […]
June 2, 2016
Heed Cape Hatteras'

Heed Cape Hatteras’ Hurricane Warning

Located off the coast of North Carolina, Cape Hatteras National Seashore sits at the end of the Gulf Stream.  It is the nearest landmass to Bermuda […]
June 2, 2016
Fallen Soldiers

The Fallen Soldiers at Gettysburg

The battle at Gettysburg lasted three days and turned into one of the bloodiest battles in history, leaving both the union and confederate armies diminished and […]