Most Haunted Places in Alaska

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    EMF Rating: 80.0

    Tonsina River Lodge

    Copper Center, Alaska
    The ghost here is called "Charlie," and he's been seen for years and years by both staff and visitors alike. Though most seem to agree he's a playful sort, no one can really seem to agree on the story behind "Charlie". Some say he was shot by the police and died in room #18. Others say he hanged...
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    EMF Rating: 80.0

    Old Copper Railroad - Edgerton Highway

    Chitina, Alaska
    Disappearing gravestones, misplaced tools, and children's voices and laughter have been reported. Edgerton Highway is also known as McCarthy...
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    EMF Rating: 80.0

    Gakona Lodge and Trading Post

    Gakona, Alaska
    During a visit to the Gakona Lodge and Trading Post, you may hear disembodied footsteps and voices, and smell the ghostly waft of tobacco smoke from long...
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    EMF Rating: 75.0

    Inlet Tower Hotel and Suites

    Anchorage, Alaska
    The ghost of a little girl has been seen in the hallways - sometimes she his heard laughing. A male apparition appears in the elevator or walks through the main...
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    EMF Rating: 75.0

    Historic Anchorage Hotel

    Anchorage, Alaska
    Some believe that the first Chief of Police of Anchorage who was killed near the Anchorage hotel and that his ghost haunts the hotel to this day. People have also claimed to see a female ghost in a white dress and many have reported children ghosts....
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    EMF Rating: 75.0

    Kenai Cemetery

    Kenai, Alaska
    Visit here and you may see the apparition of Arthur Johnson tending to his own gravesite as well as the gravesites of others buried here. Another ghost, a heavyset older woman named Marie, may also...
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    EMF Rating: 69.2

    Dimond Center

    Anchorage, Alaska
    Said to be on sacred burial ground, this mall is reported to be haunted by the ghosts whose graves were disturbed when it was built. The spirits are said to be seen by people who are alone in the restrooms or in the mall's smaller...
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    EMF Rating: 66.7

    Courtyard by Marriott

    Anchorage, Alaska
    I know, you are thinking what everyone thinks when they hear of a haunted Courtyard by Marriott, which is "Really??!" But why not? Sure a Courtyard doesn't have the mystique of an centuries-old establishment but what's to prevent dead folk from lingering in their cookie-cutter rooms. The Marriott...
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    EMF Rating: 66.7

    Silverbow Inn Bed and Breakfast

    Juneau, Alaska
    The inn is known for its bakery, founded by Austrian Gus Messerschmidt in 1898. Although Gus died in 1938, his friendly ghost has been known to make itself known in the bakery, especially in the...
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    EMF Rating: 66.7

    Univ. of Alaska - Wendy Williamson Auditorium

    Anchorage, Alaska
    Known affectionately as "The Wendy," the theater is said to be haunted by several ghosts. Visitors here have seen a lady dressed in white and experienced pranks in the lighting booth. Beware: There is also said to be a spirit of a man who pushes females down the...
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    EMF Rating: 66.7

    NANA Museum of the Arctic

    Kotzebue, Alaska
    Urban legend has it that if you leave a basketball in the auditorium and say "Alex, come and get your ball!" the sound of a bouncing basketball can be heard. The source? It's said that Alex was a young boy who was once playing with a basketball and got caught under the melted snow puddled...
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    EMF Rating: 66.7

    Arctic Circle Hot Springs Resort

    Central, Alaska
    Not currently open as of 2013. For Sale. The Arctic Circle Hot springs resort is alleged to be haunted by a female ghost who has a preference for the third floor, as she is often spotted there. In addition people have reported hearing ghostly footsteps when no one is around and claimed to have...
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    EMF Rating: 66.7

    Alyeska Resort

    Anchorage, Alaska
    The ghost of Chris, a man who committed suicide here, is said to haunt Rooms 721 and 515. He turns the TV, lights and water faucets on and off and opens and closes the drawers. One guest saw the man's apparition standing in the doorway to the bathroom; when the guest spoke to the ghost, it...
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    EMF Rating: 62.5

    Northern Lights Hotel

    Fairbanks, Alaska
    This hotel is no longer in operation but when it was running, people claim it was haunted by the ghost of a little girl....
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    EMF Rating: 60.0

    Ship Creek

    Anchorage, Alaska
    Here you may find the spirit of a native Alaskan named Marie, murdered here in 1987. She is said to especially show herself to homeless Alaskan natives and warn them, perhaps for their safety, not to loiter here. She's usually seen between the old ANS Hospital and the old Alaska Railroad...
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    EMF Rating: 60.0

    Birch Hill Cemetery

    Fairbanks, Alaska
    Here you may glimpse a little girl wearing an early 1900s white dress, a floating black figure, and a little boy dressed as if from the...
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    EMF Rating: 60.0

    Fairbanks Memorial Hospital

    Fairbanks, Alaska
    Apparitions of angels and the sounds of babies can be heard, and some have experienced cold chills and temperature drops here. Angels are said to appear when a baby is near death in the...
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    EMF Rating: 60.0

    Van Gilder Hotel

    Seward, Alaska
    Locals tell a tale of Fannie, a woman who died here in the 1950s, but never left. Fannie is said to haunt Room...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Buckner Building

    Whittier, Alaska
    The 1953 Buckner Building was named after General Simon Buckner, who died in World War II. Inside it were a movie theater, a bowling alley, a jail, and many tunnels that led to other buildings in town. It is rumored to be haunted by some of the spirits of its...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Bailey's Furniture

    Soldotna, Alaska
    The former owner of a grocery store that used to occupy this building was said to have been murdered, and his ghost lingers here, perhaps upset because his killer was never found. Furniture is said to break by itself, and unexplained noises come from the back...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Stormy Lake Swimming Park

    Kenai, Alaska
    My brother and I drove out to the park to do a small investigation in 2013. Around 11:30 pm we had been there for about an hour. We were sitting in my truck. I recorded an EVP and after reviewing it there was a voice that was whispering us to Open The Door. We both were seeing shadows moving about...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Birchwood Saloon

    Anchorage, Alaska
    Believed to be haunted by either a poltergeist or the ghost of a man killed on the roof. There are various claims of objects moving within the building and ghostly footsteps heard on the...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Westmark Fairbanks Hotel

    Fairbanks, Alaska
    Room 277 is thought to be haunted by a large man who usually waits until nighttime to make himself known. He pushes on guests' beds, pokes them in the shoulder, and has even been known to run his finger along the...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Mulvihill House

    Skagway, Alaska
    The Mulvihill house, now the Skagway Chamber of Commerce, was said to be haunted by Mul Mulvihill who was the chief dispatcher for the White Pass and Yukon Railway. This entity likes to walk up and down stairs with heavy footsteps, open and close doors, and fill the air with the sound of telegraph...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    At The White House Bed and Breakfast

    Skagway, Alaska
    The 1902 house previously served as a hospital, a day-care and a hotel before suffering fire damage in the 1980's. The house has been restored to its former grandeur, but there have been many sightings of the gentle apparition of a young woman. She often stands at the ends of guests beds or chat's...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Chilkoot Charlie's

    Anchorage, Alaska
    The bar is said to be haunted by a male ghost who likes to grab women by the arm, in both the women's restroom and the main bar area, and he also has been known to move beers along the bar. Some witnesses have reported hearing his...
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    EMF Rating: 50.0

    Red Onion Saloon

    Skagway, Alaska
    The old saloon, originally built as a whorehouse, is rumored to be haunted by several entities. The downstairs area is the saloon, while the second floor, or Madam's Room, houses small partitioned segments in which the ladies of the night plied their trade. The second floor is the area that is...
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    EMF Rating: 40.0

    Alaskan Hotel and Bar

    Juneau, Alaska
    The 1913 hotel is said to be haunted by the ghost of a woman who was driven to prostitution when she ran out of money because her husband had left to mine in the hills. When he returned and found out what she was doing, he killed her in the hotel. Folks have seen and felt her ghost, especially in...
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    EMF Rating: 33.3

    Jesse Lee Home for Children

    Seward, Alaska
    It is said that some of the dozens of children who died here in the 1964 earthquake are still present. Sounds have been heard of children giggling, jumping rope, and running...
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    EMF Rating: 33.3

    Fourth Avenue Theatre

    Anchorage, Alaska
    Some say this Art Deco theater, built between 1941 and 1947 with a halt during World War II, is haunted. The former theater has been recently purchased (2011) by a group who allegedly has plans for its...
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    EMF Rating: 33.3

    Golden North Hotel

    Skagway, Alaska
    The Golden North Hotel is no longer operating as a hotel. There is a restaurant and bar on the first floor but the hotel portion is closed. If it were still in operation however, you might have checked in to room 23 which is reportedly haunted by a ghost called "Scary Mary" who died in the room. ...
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    EMF Rating: 25.0

    Bayview Cemetery

    Ketchikan, Alaska
    You may see a headless woman for an instant as you drive along the main drive at night, and then, her head may appear on the...
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    EMF Rating: 20.0

    Chena Hot Springs Road

    Fairbanks, Alaska
    It is said that between miles 8 and 12, this road is haunted by blue, white, and orange orbs of light, resembling headlights. Witnesses say they appear in the sky and may even follow your car. This phenomenon is reported to happen in wintertime at 7 p.m. or...
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    EMF Rating: 20.0

    Eklutna Spirit Houses

    Anchorage, Alaska
    The cemetery's Spirit Houses are structures built on top of the graves that contain items belonging to the deceased such as cups, pipes, rifles and utensils. Those who practice the Eklutna religion, a combination of Russian Orthodox and Eskimo beliefs, believe that the souls of the dead wander for...