Park: Denali National Park

Location: Denali Park, Alaska Founded: 1917 Type: National Park Status: Open History “Denali” means “High One”, referring to one of the most sacred sites in North America – the 20,320-foot-tall Mount McKinley (named for President McKinley). The Athabascan natives believe that the mountain is home to Sa, the sun shaman who is considered to be the master of life…

Park: Lake Shawnee Amusement Park

Location: Princeton, West Virginia, USA Founded: 1926 Type: Amusement Park Status: Abandoned History In 1775, the first European settlers, led by Mitchell Clay, arrived in Princetown, West Virginia. Clay and his family worked together in farming on the land that would later become the Lake Shawnee Amusement Park. Their seemingly safe new life took a tragic turn in…

Park: Tao Dan Public Park

Location: Saigon, Vietnam, Asia Founded: Unknown Type: Park Status: Open History Tao Dan Public Park is said to be haunted by the apparition of a young man who floats through the park trying to find someone. Close to a decade ago, he and his girlfriend were attacked while enjoying their privacy at the park. During the attack, the…

Park: Lemon’s Park

Location: Pratt, Kansas, USA Founded: Unknown Type: Park Status: Open History The south end of Lemon’s Park is believed to be cursed. Once, there was a man who drove to the southern end of the park, parked his car, and proceeded to commit suicide. In another incident, a fatal car crash took place at the same end of…

Park: Jackson Park

Location: Atchison, Kansas, USA Founded: Unknown Type: Park Status: Open History: Jackson Park is haunted by the ghost of a girl named Molly. Molly went out after the prom with her date. On the following day, she was found hanging by her neck in the park’s trees, dead. Rumor has it that her date killed her after she…

Park: Dead Children’s Playground

Location: Huntsville, Alabama, USA Founded: Unknown Type: Playground Status: Open History The Maple Hill Cemetery, founded in 1822, is Alabama’s oldest and largest cemetery. The Dead Children’s Playground is located within the cemetery limits, found in a cove surrounded by a rock cliff on three sides and paths through the woods. The spirits of dead children from the…

Park: Washington Park

Location: Alamogordo, New Mexico, USA Founded: Unknown Type: Park Status: Open History: Washington Park in Alamogordo, New Mexico has had a history of violence. Years ago, a shootout took place, resulting in three injured and one killed. If you visit the park in the afternoon, it is said that you will hear footsteps in the grass. In the…

Park: Cheesman Park

Location: Denver, Colorado, USA Founded: 1907 Type: Park Status: Open History: During the late 1800s, the property of land that now serves as Cheesman Park was a graveyard known as Prospect Hill Cemetery (which opened 1858), located near the land that is now the Denver Botanical Garden and Congress Park. The U.S. Government found out that the property…

Park: Six Flags Magic Mountain

Location: Valencia, California, USA Founded: 1971 Type: Amusement Park Status: Open History: Six Flags Magic Mountain opened in 1971 in Valencia, California, located just north of Los Angeles. Famous for its terrifying rides, its horrifying haunted history is lesser known. Reports of a child wearing a striped shirt running beneath the ride Colossus have been made. It is…

Park: Confederate Park

Location: Higginsville, Missouri, USA Founded: Unknown Type: State Park Status: Open History: Confederate Park is a state park located in Higginsville, Missouri. It is filled with several graves of American Civil War soldiers, predominantly the Confederate soldiers. They are said to haunt the park. External Links: Confederate Park – Forgotten USA

Park: Council Point Park

Location: Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA Founded: Unknown Type: Park Status: Open History: Council Point Park, located in Lincoln Park, Michigan, is notorious for being filled with drunk bums. One night, a group of teenagers encountered one of them, and he was walking around saying he was tired. The group decided to dare him into doing odd…

Park: Bon View Park

Location: Ontario, California, USA Founded: Unknown Type: Park Status: Open History: A little girl who was seven or eight years old was raped and murdered in the Bon View Park several years ago. People who visit the park after 10:00 PM have seen her spirit here, hiding behind the trees and wanting to play hide-and-seek….