The Sinister Story Behind This Popular Austin Greenbelt Will Give You Chills

Even in the most picturesque places, spooky energy can linger beneath the surface. The Shoal Creek Greenbelt, with its shaded trails and peaceful surroundings, has a wildly horrifying past. The sinister story behind Austin’s popular greenbelt will give you chills.

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Did these stories make your hair stand on end? This isn’t the only haunted spot in the city. If you’re itching for more sinister tales, read about the 9 most terrifying places in Austin.