The Tiny Town In New York With A Terribly Creepy Past

October’s almost over and Halloween’s right around the corner, but that doesn’t mean you need to let up on dousing yourself in creepy horror stories and frightening local legends. Around this time of year when the air gets cold and the crisp leaves fall to the ground, it’s nice to snuggle up on the couch with a good blanket and eerie show to watch at night.

You may already know that one of the more spine-tingling shows that many of us have been anticipating to return to our screen is Netflix’s Stranger Things. But did you know that the main inspiration behind your favorite show comes from terrifying stories about a New York small town? Keep reading if you’re brave enough to hear about this small town’s past.

Did you know about the Montauk Project or that it was part of the inspiration for Stranger Things? Those who visit Camp Hero State Park in Montauk today still claim that the park has a very uncomfortable vibe. To visit more eerie destination, check out This Overnight Ghost Hunt In New York Is The Creepiest Thing You’ll Ever Do!