The Ultimate Terrifying Michigan Road Trip Is Right Here – And You’ll Want To Do It
Be honest, you like to scare yourself silly. You thrill in staying up late and watching old horror films on Netflix. You are the one who knows all the ghost stories by heart. And you’ll take any dare to enter a forbidden, haunted place.
You are why we’ve designed this custom, creepy Michigan road trip, which takes travelers to some of the most terrifying places in Michigan that are said to have disturbing, spooky pasts. The trip only takes about 6 and a half hours to complete. The added benefit is that many of these places are haunted hotels. So, if you get weary on the road, you can always stop off and experience the truly freaky atmosphere of a haunted place overnight…that is, if you dare.
Here is a link to the directions, should you want to partake in this otherworldly tour. Have a look at what we’ve uncovered at the creepiest places in Michigan.
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Our state is home to some bone-chilling ghost stories, many of which come from these terrifying places in Michigan. If you enjoy being scared, then check out this creepy Michigan road trip that takes you to many of the most haunted places in Michigan. Just remember, aside from the hotels and restaurants, view these creepy places from afar.
While the list above features some of the most haunted places in Michigan, there are others that are sure to send a chill down your spine. Our state is filled with haunted hotels, former hospitals, restaurants, graveyards, and even streets. One of the most haunted places in Michigan is Seven Gables Road in Dansville. There are many ghost stories surrounding this infamous road, but they mostly center around a house that used to stand nearby. It’s said that an entire family died (or was killed?) inside and then the house was burned to the ground. Brave visitors to the road have reported eerie feelings and frightening sightings such as a woman in white, covered in blood. Read more about one of the most terrifying places in Michigan here.
What is the creepiest abandoned place in Michigan?
When a building is abandoned, it tends to take on a creepy atmosphere and definitely lends itself to plenty of ghost stories and haunted tales. There are a few of these destinations in Michigan, and one of the creepiest is Northville Hospital, featured above. While you can’t walk inside this abandoned hospital today, you can still check it out here.
What is the most haunted town in Michigan?
There are many towns in Michigan that are home to creepy stories, but one has notably more than others. Belleville may be small, but it is said to have a haunted bridge, roads, cemetery, and restaurant, all within the city limits. Read more about this bone-chilling town here.
Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of the West Coast. She writes about Michigan for OIYS. Serena enjoys learning about language and culture and taking road trips with her beagle Ralph.
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