7 Truly Terrifying Ghost Stories That Prove Orono Is The Most Haunted City In Maine

Higher education in Maine is taken pretty seriously. It’s no surprise in a state with as many colleges and universities as Maine. From Colby to Bowdoin, Unity to USM, at any given time there are A LOT of people learning here! While there are lots of schools to choose from, there’s one you might want to pay special attention to if you’re into the spooky, creepy side of Maine. We were surprised to learn that Orono just might count as the most haunted city in Maine!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For more of Maine’s creepy side, check out these 21 photos and the story of the now-defunct Augusta Mental Health Institute.