Welcome traveller to St. John's, the
City of Legends, and North America's oldest city. Perched on the sides of
the hills surrounding St. John's harbour, and often wreathed in the misty
fog that drifts in off the North Atlantic, St. John's is steeped in
history... and the paranormal... Dark alleys and laneways wind through the
heart of the historic downtown area, and in the shadows lurk the shades of
Walking through the town, one is surrounded by the memories of public
hangings, duels, and horrific murders, passing over forgotten cemeteries and
unmarked graves, past buildings known to be visited by those who have passed
over to the other side... Vengeful lovers, murdered soldiers, and mysterious
fires await those who are brave enough to explore the secrets that lie in
wait in St. John's darkest corners.
For those truly brave enough, there is
The St. John's Haunted Hike,
a walking ghost tour of the dark back lanes of historic (and haunted) St.
John's. Take part in Newfoundland's most popular paranormal event, an
Ambulatory Theatrical Exploration of the Macabre, with your host, the
distinguished Reverend Thomas Wyckham Jarvis, Esquire,
eminent Lecturer on the Paranormal, well versed in Grimm Tales of the
Vengeful Deceased, Murthers of Gruesome Dispatch, Curious Manifestations of
the Holy Ghost and Historical Miscellanea.
Our award winning web site continues to grow and develop, and we are
always on the lookout for more links, suggestions, comments, etc. Let us know of your own paranormal experiences!
If you are looking for more stories, why not order a copy of
Haunted Shores: True Ghost Stories
of Newfoundland and Labrador?
The Rev dying for more
stories and spirit photographs, so
contact him if you have
Be sure you take part in our Paranormal Poll below. Do you believe
in ghosts? Over 65% of those surveyed do...
The Reverend loves communicating with you living souls,
so please sign our guestbook and let us know
what you think of the website or of the Haunted Hike!
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