The Most Terrifying Ghost Story To Ever Come Out Of North Carolina Is Truly Chilling

The Tar Heel State is swirling with ghost stories and creepy tales that’ll send chills up your spine, like those surrounding these 10 haunted hotels, and the chilling tale of this haunted bridge. The legends spread all the way from the mountains to the sea, in fact. The coast of North Carolina has been nicknamed the Graveyard of the Atlantic, so it only seems fitting that one of the state’s most haunting stories comes from the coast.

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Believe it or not? Let us know in the comments if you think Blackbeard still haunts Teach’s Hole.


Want to really test your nerves? Here’s the ultimate stomach-dropping suspension bridge in North Carolina.