We’ll keep track of the haunting highlights from Michigan on this page as we find them! If you have any to add, please post a link in the comments below or send us an email!
Five (spooky) Things you need to know about Michigan
Our special Halloween prequel edition of Five Things you need to know about Michigan includes tales of Michigan monsters like the Dog Man (and the great book Weird Michigan), haunted lighthouses, creepy cemeteries and features the web site for the Northville Tunnels. There’s also links to Michigan Ghost Hunters to help bail you meddling kids out of trouble!
Michigan Word of the Week: Halloween
The word of the week this week is Halloween and there’s all kinds of Halloween fun including “zoo boos” at Michigan’s zoos!
Absolute Michigan’s 2007 Michigan Haunted Houses, Mazes & Attractions
A big list of the best places to get your Halloween scare on from all all over Michigan!
Absolute Michigan’s Haunted Gallery
Click on over to the Absolute Michigan pool’s Haunted Gallery for a slideshow of spooky Michigan photos!
The Nain Rouge, a Detroit Ghost Story
A scary tale from Myths and Legends of Our Own Land by Charles M. Skinner, available free at Project Gutenberg. You can also get more recent tales of the Nain Rouge from David A. Spitzley’s spooky & excellent Mythic Detroit and a slightly humorous account called Seeing Red from Model D.
Michigan Ghost Stories: The Ada Witch
A cool video recollection of seeing this Grand Rapids area spirit.
Still on Duty at White River Light
When Karen McDonnell is alone she sometimes hears footsteps on the stairway of the former White River Light. But she isn’t afraid. She says, “I like the comfort it gives me. It’s like a watchman, just making sure everything is okay before it’s too late at night.”
Michigan Central Station Ghost
A pretty cool and scary photo from Michigan’s most famous ruin. More photos of MCS can be found in the Absolute Michigan pool on Flickr.