This Amazing Hiking Trail In North Carolina Takes You Through A Haunted Tunnel

If you’re looking to spot an actual ghost in North Carolina, then here are eight of the best places to give it a whirl; however, if you’re seeking a paranormal experience of another kind… then the tunnel located along this loop trail is undoubtedly a sure bet.

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The Road to Nowhere and its notoriously abandoned tunnel is located near Bryson City, North Carolina. Here’s a link to the Google map above. If using GPS, be sure to enter Lakeview Drive E, or you’ll end up on a short road in a subdivision in another part of town. From the parking area, you can choose to take the three-mile Goldmine Loop Trail or simply follow the road that goes nowhere until you end up at the tunnel. More information on the trail option can be found at this link on alltrails.com.