Things to Do: The Spookiest Tours in Door County

It’s true that there are many unsettling and fearsome things in the world, and this is accurately reflected in Door County, Wisconsin, where you’ll find numerous historic buildings, tales from maritime past, and even untimely deaths of former inhabitants.

Are you dying to learn more? Hitch a ride on some of the spookiest tours in the state offered by Door County Trolley, and uncover the frightening secrets that lie dormant in some of your favorite lakeside towns.

Ghost Tours of Door County

Climb aboard the “trolley of the doomed,” and visit paranormal hotspots found throughout the peninsula, including haunted shipwrecks and lighthouses. Learn of the spirits who still wander our streets, identifying a few of their gravestones and possibly catching a mysterious appearance, if the time is ripe!

These nightly ghost tours are offered through Halloween, beginning at the Door County Trolley Station in Egg Harbor at 6:00pm. The cost for those brave enough to embark on such a spooky endeavor is $26.95/adults & $19.95/kids (aged 5 to 12).

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Haunted Olde Sturgeon Bay Tour

Once again, hop on the Door County Trolley, which unlocks hidden secrets filled with eerie aspects of our charming waterfront community. Learn of unusual murders, ghastly occurrences from our maritime history, and unutterable spirits who haunt many of our local historic Sturgeon Bay landmarks.

Frights and haunts abound in spooky tales and unexplained mysteries that many locals have experienced. Reserve a seat – if you dare – on these 2-hour tours offered Friday and Saturday nights through October 28th. The tour starts at the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay at 6:00pm.

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Haunted Pub Crawl

If you’re after another form of “spirits,” then this eerily awesome tavern tour may just be the one for you. Great for groups of friends (21 and older), hear the bone-chilling stories of age-old Door County pubs and taverns.

Consisting of 30-minute stops at some of the Door Peninsula’s finest and most frightening drinking establishments, the 4-hour experience includes hair-raising fun with libations in-hand, designed for young souls and those able to keep up.

The tour will begin at the Door County Trolley Station in Egg Harbor at 7:00pm on Friday & Saturday evenings through October and runs through the first two Saturdays in November. Direct drop off locations may be selected for an additional fee, although only at certain locations.

To participate in the spookiest haunted pub crawl in Door County, the cost is $54/person with a valid ID and includes a flashing skull mug souvenir with an alcoholic beverage. As always, please drink responsibly.

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Bayshore Inn at night

Book a Spooky Tour and Stay!

Come experience all of the scary sights, sounds, and stories that Door County has to offer. Then, when you’re ready to hide under the covers, head back to a safe, comfortable, and relaxing suite at Bay Shore Inn.

Give us a call to make your reservation today at 1-800-556-4551, or check our rates & availability online now!