True Ghost Stories Of North Carolina

Haunted Asheville North Carolina

Haunted Grove Park Inn
Haunted Grove Park Inn
Biltmore House And Gardens
Biltmore House And Gardens
Helen's Bridge
Helen's Bridge

Helen's Bridge

Biltmore House Asheville North Carolina

Downtown Asheville NC Open Street Market

Asheville North Carolina

Haunted Asheville North Carolina

Asheville North Carolina is one of the most beautiful places to visit in western North Carolina with lots of great things to see and do. Located in Asheville North Carolina you will find the Biltmore House and Gardens which is one of the most beautiful places on earth. It is also known as America's Castle. And if you do visit Biltmore House and Gardens go in the spring when the Azela's are in bloom or at Christmas time when the house is decorated for Christmas.

And Biltmore House has its ghosts. George Vanderbilt the owner of Biltmore House died from complications of surgery and his wife was horribly upset. She would set in front of a fireplace downstairs and talk with George. What the servants told next really shook some people up. They claimed they could hear George talking back to his wife. A headless orange cat is seen in the house and on the grounds. It is said it was once George Vanderbilts cat and one day a servant in a fit of rage cut the cats head off because it kept coming in the kitchen. There is a pool in the basement of the house and the sounds of people swimming can be heard at night even though the pool has not had water in it for many years. It has also been reported that people have heard insane laughter coming from the pool drain area.

The Grove Park Inn in Asheville is haunted by the Pink Lady. There is a legend that she was pushed or jumped from a balcony to her death. It is said that room 545 was her room while she stayed at the INN and that it there where she is seen most often. People report all kinds of strange paranormal things going on in room 545. There is a darker ghost also at the Grove Park INN. It has yelled at Security Guards to get out.The Security Guards say that people who are looking for haunted places in North Carolina should come and visit the Grove Park INN.

Helen's Bridge is located on Beaucatcher Mountain in Asheville North Carolina. Helen is supposed to wander the mountain in a long white gown and ask people if they have seen her daughter. People have reported all kinds of other strange things going on at the bridge and around it. It is said if you drive across the bridge your cars battery or camera batteries may be drained. There were many indian burials found in this area in the late 1940s and people say after the graves were disturbed the paranormal activity at the bridge and around it shot up.

Barleys Tavern and The 1906 Massacare

One of the worst events in Asheville's History happened on November 13 , 1906. A man named Will Harris killed five people including two police officiers before he turned the gun on himself. He also shot and injured many more people. And to this day no one knows why he did it. The towns old gallows used to stand right near the Tavern and people say strange things have always went on in this area. People still report hearing screams and seeing a man dressed all in black who walks into the front door of the tavern and vanishes. Many people claim the man in black is the ghost of the towns executioner from the late 1800's.

Craven Street Bridge

The ghost of a naked little boy that drowned in the French Broad river is seen often when there is heavy fog in the area. People see him on the bridge and call 911 to report it but no little boy is ever found.

The Ghost Of Dr Jamie Smith in Chicken Alley

Dr Jamie Smith died in a Barroom Fight in a tavern that was then located in Chicken Alley in Asheville. He walks along with his long black duster coat and fedora hat. He carries a cane. People have seen him for over 100 years and he is always described almost exactly the same.

So yes Asheville is quite haunted. So when you have a chance why not check out haunted Asheville's paranormal hot spots.

Haunted Charlotte North Carolina

Haunted Charlotte North Carolina
Haunted Charlotte North Carolina
Founders Hall Charlotte North Carolina
Founders Hall Charlotte North Carolina

Caught on Tape; Courtroom ghost

A brief encounter between Confederate and Union soldiers at the historic Latta Plantation

Charlotte NC

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Ghost Stories Of Charlotte North Carolina

True Ghost Stories Of Charlotte NC

Founders Hall in Charlotte NC is haunted by the ghost of a girl whose body was sold to the medical school there. It is said that the girl grieves because she knows what was done to her body. She is known to slam doors and throw things around the area where bodies used to be stored. She is also heard to scream over and over.

The Latta Plantation in Charlotte is now part of the Charlotte Parks and Recreation Department. The Latta family used to live in the Latta Plantation house and now they haunt it. There is a cane that moves around on its own. And people hear children playing in the attic when there are no children in the attic.

Spirit Square in Charlotte used to be a church for many years. And then it was purchased by the city of Charlotte in 1947. The ghosts of the people who once went to church there don't like the fact that the building is no longer a church. People now days hear Church Choirs singing in the building and see shadows of people moving around.

And many people don't know the history of gold mining that used to go on in Charlotte. In fact there are still mines and tunnels under the city. And the few people who have been able to enter these tunnels say that the paranormal activity in these tunnels is very high. They say you can hear moans and groans and the sound of some one digging. There is also the ghost of a large black dog that tuns at you but then it just jumps into the air and vanishes.

So you can say that Charlotte North Carolina is one of the most haunted places in North Carolina.Ghost Hunters who have visited the above haunted spotes in Charlotte say that they are all haunted.  

Haunted Raleigh North Carolina

Haunted NC State University At Raleigh North Carolina
Haunted NC State University At Raleigh North Carolina

Haunted Raleigh North Carolina

Raliegn North Carolina is the capital of North Carolina and is a city with a lot of history of war , death , and tragedy. The City Hall is apparently haunted by a World War One era soldier who is seen looking in office windows and scaring people. People who have seen him say he looks so real until you go look for him and realize its not a spooky man peeking in windows but a spooky ghost.

At the North Carolina State University people see and hear all kinds of strange and unusual things. People are often seen walking around that simply vanish or walk straight into walls. Many dorms are apparently haunted by a boy student who killed himself by hanging. He walks up to people and vanishes and it scares the holy living shit out of some people. A girl is also heard screaming in one dorm but no one has an explanation for that one. Ghost Hunters who have been to the NC State University say the place is a hot bed of Paranormal Activity.

There is a haunted warehouse in Raleigh that you can check out by watching the video. It really is one very spooky haunted place.  

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Tammy 3 years ago

I live in Sneads Ferry. Near Camp LaJune. we bought an old trailer and fixed it up. This is a small trailer park. Mostly vacation homes. Only a few people live hear year round. An old lady keeps coming and sitting on my bed. She seems like shes coming to visit and is confused. Turs out this was an old farm. They grew tobacco and hay and onions because they still pop up in the spring. I think she knew the farmers that owned the land and is wanting to visit them. Before we bought this trailer the last person that lived in it was a marine. Sadly he was killed in Iraq


Anonymous11 4 years ago

My old home use to scare me a lot when I was 11 it was an ice storm outside and a dark shadow was inside the house near the kitchen door I thouht that it was my mom so I called I said "MOM is that you" the shadow began walking towards me and I knew then that it was not my mother I was so scared I closed my eyes tight and went back to sleep. But when I tried I suddenly lost the ability to breathe so I got up and went to the bathroom. Crazy part is I am completely healthy and I never had asthma it freaked me out.


Parker 4 years ago

What about the Dalton-hunt house. Huntsville,in yadkin county


Logan 4 years ago

Which dorm is the girl in at NCSU? I swear to God, I just saw a girl less than an hour ago.


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tammyswallow 4 years ago from North Carolina

I love the paranormal and I just moved to Western Carolina.. This is the perfect hub for me! I still have to make it to Biltmore. This is an excellent hub!


scoutcayton@yahoo.com 4 years ago

WOW! i live in a house were my great great grandparents lived and i've had afew experieces myself once i could not go to sleep and i was half asleep i herd footsteps coming torwards my bed and then i felt a pat on my head and then i herd 2 voices and it sounded like they were sayong i love you but then they just disapered


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etower036 5 years ago from Helana

Awesome hub... I love stories about the paranormal, and everything to do with it. Bigfoot (Sasquatch) UFO, Aliens. The videos are incredible and got me looking at youtube videos now. Thanks for making this hub and sharing these wonderful stories.


miranda 5 years ago

this is awesome.


WNC Resident 5 years ago

Cullowhee Valley School (Grades K-8) in Cullowhee, North Carolina was built on the site of a couple native american villages, dating from five hundred years ago to several thousand years ago. The site was a village multiple times, as there would be one there that would get destroyed or abandoned and the people would move elsewhere. The site was a family homestead and farm from the mid-1800s up until the 1970s. When NC 107 was relocated in the 1980s, the old farmhouse was moved across the new road to a new site. The School itself was built in 1994, with site work preparation began in the late 1980s. They discovered serious erosion issues and uncovered the site of the ancient villages during the site work, and construction was postponed for two years. When it resumed, workers noticed strange things happening, tools disappearing and doing strange, erratic things. When the school first opened, there were many reports from students and faculty of strange occurrences, including lights flickering and turning on and off by themselves, technology behaving in an erratic manner, doors opening and closing by themselves, some rooms being impossible to heat or cool, toilets flushing, and the automatic air dryers going off by themselves. During a 6th Grade Band Concert in the late 1990s, the doors inside the locker rooms slammed open and closed by themselves spontaneously. When teachers investigated, they found the contents of the rooms scattered about and nobody inside. People at the school often feel like they are being watched and many teachers who stayed after school until late at night to do work for their classes often report seeing native american people walking up or down the hallways of the school, dressed how they dressed before the settlers came. Since artifacts were returned to the building around 2000, the sightings have continued, but have decreased in intensity and frequency. I went to school there, and I can assure you that a lot of weird stuff did happen to students, parents, teachers and staff.


Amy 5 years ago

real story here. Me and my family were living in a house a few years ago. After moving in started hearing and seeing things. Children laughing, footsteps when there was on one there to make them, movement on the bed when I was alone and all sorts of other REAL experiences in this house. Turns out, 50 years earlier on that EXACT same spot an old mobile home stood. A mother and her two daughters lived there and the mother was cooking on the burner on night, went outside to hang clothes on the line, turned around and the mobile home was ablaze. The little girls could be heard screaming while burning to death in the fire. Neighbors tried their best to get the little girls out of the fire but failed. The souls of those little girls are still on the property off of Old Statesville Rd. two blocks from the fire station which is just before Harris Boulevard in Charlotte, N.C. I am a true believer!!!


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ArtzGirl 5 years ago from San Diego

I love haunted stories!!! How cool! What a great subject to write about! Thanks for sharing!!!

The pictures and video links are really cool!

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patrick 5 years ago

i been on a lot of ghost hunts. but i think weaverville as got a lot of ghost and is a great place to hunt.


Brianna 6 years ago

i love ghost hunters && paranormal state

Andd other shows like that!! :)

imma believer bc im follow by a ghostt


Chelsea C 6 years ago

I read this entire post, and reread the part about Charlotte many times.

I lived in Charlotte for the first two years of my life, but I can remember growing up always being there. My great grandma lived on bay street. The way we took was Old Monroe rd. until the old brick tower that firemen used for practice fires. and turned at the lumberyard.

I remember there was a railroad track about the street or so after that lumber yard. Me and my great grandma had always walked up there to pick the purple mums in the spring. She passed away the summer before my 7th birthday; my family sold her house in charlotte.

The summer of 8th grade, I wanted to ride by the old house, just to see it for the memories. So, my grandma and grandpa took me up there, we didn't stop just slowed down so i could see the house. When leaving the area, we took the road that would take parallel to the train tracks. I looked to the left when we passed by, and saw my great grandma standing there. I made eye contact with a family member who meant so much to me who i knew was gone. I felt like i was going insane in the backseat of a car. The ride home I can remember staring out the window, I didn't talk to my grandparents or anything. When we finally got back to the house (in monroe) I let them go inside first, I think i just wanted to sit alone for a moment. After they had gone inside, I just sat. i couldn't move any part of my body, I can remember I felt like my chest wasn't moving but I knew i was breathing. Then I felt really cold. Like I had stepped inside of a deep freezer and then out in the sun to thaw. I looked to my right and Nanny (my great grandma) was sitting beside me. I could smell the butterscotch candy on her breath she was so close. She handed me the biggest mum I think i've ever seen, and said "it'll be okay" and she was gone.

I put that mum inside my bible when i finally walked inside. It now hangs in a frame along with the other mums that we picked while she was living.


rebecca sanders 6 years ago

I love reading these story I'm so into ghost hunting

There is one in happy valley called chapel of rest it's a must see if anyone knows of any other sites please let me know @ igotlostinnc@yahoo.com


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crazyhorsesghost 6 years ago from East Coast , United States Author

North Carolina is one of the most haunted places in the United States. Thanks for all the great comments about haunted North Carolina.


hadensmommy07 6 years ago

Amazing we so need to get Grant and Jay from Ghost Hunters to come to North Carolina!!! My grandmothers house is haunted and I have also had my own experiences as well.


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kentuckyslone 6 years ago

I enjoyed this page! Lots of nice pictures and I always like reading about ghosts


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bladesofgrass 6 years ago from The Fields of Iowa

Wow...the biltmore is absolutely stunning! I can't believe all the detail that went into every inch of this beautiful place. Love all the videos. I have always found the "unknown" interesting and love to read or hear about experiences others have had. Thank you for a great read. :)


Mya 6 years ago

This might be very intrsting since i've went to a haunted house on my own.


Angel 6 years ago

I've heard about ghost stories in school and I say it is rather amazing! Does anyone know other ghost stories from North Carolina? I just love stuff like this, I mean who wouldn't?


TIA  6 years ago

HOW ARE YOU DOING


placebo 6 years ago

ive been to helens bridge


Tamia 6 years ago

I only want to say don't give hope to the boy who can't sleep.My advice is don't give up hope who ever bothers you has reasons.Mabey there is a message.Three words hope faith courage


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crazyhorsesghost 6 years ago from East Coast , United States Author

North Carolina has some great ghost stories. In fact some of the best ghost stories I have ever read and I have done investigations of several haunted or paranormal locations in NC


Caddy 6 years ago

Ghost Storys are so cool I have lived in North Carolina all my life and still dont know all the history that happened here


brian30110 7 years ago

yeah i love ghost pics and stories as well check out my stories if you want i got some pics i will be putting up also.


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Kimberly Bunch 7 years ago from EAST WENATCHEE

Great Story! I have my own experiences with ghosts over the years and have been writing about it. If you want to check it out: http://hubpages.com/hub/Reflections-My-Experience-...


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sheristeele 7 years ago from Siler City, NC

Wondered if you know anything of the dormitory haunting at Western Carolina University in cullowhee, NC.


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crazyhorsesghost 7 years ago from East Coast , United States Author

Thanks for all the great comments about Ghost Stories of North Carolina. I have more North Carolina Ghost Stories coming for you soon.


Justcallmeleroy 7 years ago

You would be very afraid if you new there are many,many,many Spirits flying around this earth that Love to decieve

Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience:


nazishnasim 7 years ago

That's spooky! And that's the most I'd say lest I annoy the 'respectable ghosts'!


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Kushal Poddar 7 years ago from Kolkata,India

Interesting


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crazyhorsesghost 7 years ago from East Coast , United States Author

Yes I to am a believer as I and other family members have always been able to see things that others either don't see or they simply ignore. I was in a haunted house just the other night during a thunderstorm and the paranormal activity was quite high.


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judyann1984 7 years ago from Vearnal Utah

I love to hear about hauntings. I love to read about them and my favorite show is Ghosthunters. I have had a few hauntings of my own and I am definitely a believer.

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