Spooky Yellowstone

Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore

Spooky Yellowstone by S.E. Schlosser
Spooky Yellowstone by S.E. Schlosser

Welcome to Yellowstone National Park, the place where ghosts walk! Pull up a chair or gather round the campfire and get ready for creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences under starry skies. A phantom bellman assists a woman with her luggage; a picnicker has lunch with a ghost; a park ranger encounters a Sasquatch; a young man faces an ancient wilderness spirit of the Bear, and so much more.   

This collection of Yellowstone ghost stories ranges from mysterious to leave-the-light-on scary.  Whether read around the campfire on a dark and stormy night or from the backseat of the family van on the way to grandma’s, this is a collection to treasure.

So, is the Yellowstone Nation Park really haunted?  You bet.

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He looked up towards the Crows Nest, far above, and saw a glowing figure in a white wedding gown slowly descending the stairs from the Crows Nest. Tucked under its arm was a tousle-curled, wide-eyed head! Frozen with horror, the man watched the bride descend the steps and float along the corridor…

“The Headless Bride” from Spooky Yellowstone

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Spooky Yellowstone by S.E. Schlosser
Spooky Yellowstone by S.E. Schlosser

Part One: Ghost Stories
1.         Mattie – Nez Perce Picnic Area
2.         I Want to Go Home – Lake Village
3.         The Ghost in the Green Shirt – Jackson Lake
4.         The Headless Bride – Old Faithful
5.         Hello, Darlin’ – Cody
6.         Fatal Feud – Madison County
7.         Ghost Train – Gardiner
8.         Thirty-Seven Days  – Crescent Hill
9.         The Drowned Man – Stevenson Island
10.        The Ghost in Room 203 – Fountain Flats
11.        The Miner’s Ghost – Cooke City
12.        Double or Nothing – Norris
13.        Dark Presence – Cody

Part Two: Powers of Darkness and Light
14.        Fire!  – Lake Yellowstone
15.        Kahn Hayn – Mud Volcano
16.        Yancey’s Ghost – Roosevelt
17.        Sasquatch – Lamar Valley
18.        The Sentinel – Dunraven Pass
19.        Little Joe’s Grave – Mammoth
20.        The Miracle – Lower Geyser Basin
21.        Death Pit – Tower Junction
22.        Swept Over – Canyon
23.        The Hero of Stone Mountain – Stone Mountain
24.        Not Far Below – West Thumb
25.        Shattered – West Yellowstone

To read a few excerpts, check out our Yellowstone Ghost Stories page!

S.E. Schlosser
S.E. Schlosserhttps://Worldfolklore.net
S.E. Schlosser is the author of the Spooky Series by Globe Pequot Press. She has been telling stories since she was a child, when games of "let's pretend" quickly built themselves into full-length tales acted out with friends. A graduate of both Houghton College and the Institute of Children's Literature, Sandy received her MLS from Rutgers University while working as a full-time music teacher and a freelance author.