The Round Room

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See the map for the precise location of the Round Room: past the fairgrounds 5 miles to the dump, left on next road (Wolf Mountain) for 1/4 mile, and before the dead end at the top of the mountain, a sharp left on a short dirt driveway. Reported to be an old water tank, local legend has it that Dr. Anton LaVey, founder of the church of Satan, had a commune here in the late 1960s. Rituals, séances and several murders were said to have happened here by people in white robes. Blood has been found, but no bodies; witnesses say cold spots and apparitions have been seen on the site.

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Wolf Mountain Road and Orbit Dr.
Grass Valley, CA
United States

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39.135648109496145, -121.10000512000624
Nevada County, California
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    • that a threat Mr.tough guy anonymous?..well none of us claim we do belong there..but we are free to check it out as its not private property and some of us have a curiosity and like 2 check this stuff out and are perfectly free to do so..matter of fact i think i will definitely go check this place out sometime..Mr i cant even leave my real name..

  1. I have been in the house there when it was still up. We use to go smoke here. Spoooooookie stuff. Cold draft for sure. Tried to go back and had kids on bikes tell my friends and I not to go and when we looked back they where gone!!! We left.

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