Haunted Places in Desbarats, Ontario



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    Bayview Hotel

    Bruce Mines, Ontario

    7.8 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Bayview Hotel or Bay View Hotel, now a private residence, was in operation as far back as the 1800s. Rumor has it that way back around then, a mentally disabled child was hidden away in the attic for years, and it may be this child's spirit who haunts the place ...


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    Windsor Park Hotel

    Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

    22.4 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Those who visit Windsor Park Hotel may want to pay close attention while on the elevator. The buttons are said to often be pressed by an unseen hand, usually causing the elevator to go to the fifth floor. Footsteps, electrical anomalies and unusually cold air also have been reported, as ...


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    Point Iroquois Lighthouse

    Brimley, Michigan

    34.9 miles from Desbarats, ON

    A great Indian battle was held on the land where the Point Iroquois Lighthouse now stands, and a shadowy apparition seen here is thought to be a victim of that battle. Also, the ghost of a little girl has been seen on the grounds, believed to be one who was ...


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    Rifle Range Trail

    Mackinac Island, Michigan

    46.2 miles from Desbarats, ON

    An old fort soldier was framed for shooting and killing another soldier of the fort. He was hung on Rifle Range trail. But, he is still seeking vengance. When you walk along the trail, it is said that you feel bullets whizzing past your ears, your hair gets pulled on, ...


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    Mission Point Resort

    Mackinac Island, Michigan

    46.4 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Allegedly haunted by the ghost of a man who committed suicide nearby as well as spirits from people who drowned in a nearby lagoon.


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    Bogan Lane Inn

    Mackinac Island, Michigan

    46.6 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Staff and sometimes guests as well have seen and heard the ghost of a little girl with long hair here. She has been seen playing theh piano and has been known to tell folks that she wants to go home.


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    Fort Mackinac

    Mackinac Island, Michigan

    46.7 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Fort Mackinac is a Revolutionary War-era fort on Mackinac Island. The popular tourist site is haunted in many spots. In the Guard House are cold spots and orbs that show up in photos. In the Hospital, visitors have detected feelings of sadness and apparitions of phantom limbs. In the Officer ...


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    Grand Hotel

    Mackinac Island, Michigan

    47 miles from Desbarats, ON

    This hotel, built in the late 19th century, is known to have more than a few haunts as a result of some grisly historic facts. It is said that when the hotel's foundation was laid, many human skeletons were unearthed. And the small horse corral is said to be on ...


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    Bois Blanc Island

    Pointe Aux Pins, Michigan

    47.5 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Bois Blanc Island, southeast of Mackinac Island, is rumored to be haunted by the ghosts of two British soldiers who allegedly deserted. The men were killed by Native Americans after their commander put out a bounty on them.


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    Old Presque Isle Light

    Presque Isle, Michigan

    71.9 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Local legend tales of a former lightkeeper's wife who was kept locked in the tower until she went insane. Her screams have been heard on the wind at night. Another legend, that of George Parris, surrounds this lighthouse. In the 1990s when the place became a museum, George and his ...


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    Terrace Inn and 1911 Restaurant

    Petoskey, Michigan

    81.5 miles from Desbarats, ON

    The 1911 hotel and restaurant is haunted by at least three apparitions. The first is that of a ghostly lady in white, who has been seen wandering the hallways of the inn and in some cases, has appeared in guests rooms. The second apparition is that of a man in ...


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    The Perry Hotel

    Petoskey, Michigan

    82.4 miles from Desbarats, ON

    This 1899 hotel is said to be haunted by a woman who committed suicide here in 1902. She has been seen in the garden looking toward the lake.


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    Fox Tower Cemetery

    Vanderbilt, Michigan

    90.2 miles from Desbarats, ON

    At Fox Tower Cemetery, witnesses have described many unexplained things: Cool air, footsteps, and strange sightings.


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    Stafford's Weathervane Restaurant

    Charlevoix, Michigan

    94.8 miles from Desbarats, ON

    The Weathervane is housed in a former 1800s grist mill, and its bar is constructed with planks from a shipwreck. The ghost of a miller who was killed on the job is said to haunt the restaurant. Witnesses have heard his footsteps and seen dishes move on their own, and ...


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    Thunder Bay Island Lighthouse

    Desbarats, Michigan

    96.4 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Thunder Bay Island Lighthouse was built in the 1830s and was automated in 1983. The ghost of a former keeper named Morgan is said to reside here. His apparition has been seen walking along the shore and has been felt by lighthouse visitors.


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    Murphy’s Lamplight Inn - The Blue Pelican Inn

    Central Lake, Michigan

    108.3 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Once Murphy's Lamplight Inn built in the early 1900s, the Blue Pelican is now predominantly a restaurant but it also rents rooms. Ghosts are said to have taken up residence here since the 1950s. Spirits here include a man and woman in late-1920s to early-1930s clothing, sometimes seen dancing together ...


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    The Grand Victorian Bed and Breakfast Inn

    Bellaire, Michigan

    112 miles from Desbarats, ON

    This 1890s inn is said to be haunted by original builder Henry Richardi, who built the house for his intended bride. It is said that after Henry passed away, his disappointed spirit came here to rest. The building stood unoccupied for many years, and during that time, folks reported seeing ...


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    Oasis Red Bull Tavern

    Kewadin, Michigan

    119.1 miles from Desbarats, ON

    Oasis Red Bull Tavern's ghost is suspected to be a man who hanged himself in the basement around 1932 when the bar opened. Witnesses have reported ghostly footsteps, moving objects, icy drafts, electrical anomalies and intense feelings of uneasiness.


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