Paranormal Investigation in one of Maryland’s Most Haunted Forests
Join Mindie Burgoyne and a paranormal investigator for a 1.5 hour paranormal investigation at Furnace Town in Snow Hill. Furnace Town is a living heritage “outdoor” museum in the Pocomoke Forest. On the grounds, there are a collection of restored historic buildings – a church, a school and the old remains of the iron furnace have had paranormal activity around them for years.Group will be able to enter the old Church – home of the “Heavy Bible” and also investigate around the old iron furnace, but the highlight will be walking into the secluded (and haunted) Pocomoke Forest.
Sightings of Sampson Harmon, a free Black man who worked at the iron furnace and lived in the forest with his cats until he was 104 years old have been known to occur. Some people catch a glimpse of his cat. Harmon is one of over a dozen legendary spirits said to haunt the Pocomoke Forest. This forest has a 200 year legacy of of being haunted, and it is by far, the most haunted forest in Maryland.Book online now!
Ghost Meter Will Be Provided for Guests’ Use
One “ghost meter” will be provided for each guest to use during the investigation and must be returned at the conclusion of the investigation. Guests are invited and encouraged to bring their own equipment. Group limited to 20.
**WHAT TO EXPECT** Each guest will be lent a simple electromagnetic measurement tool, which can be used to identify paranormal activity. Guests are welcome to bring their own ghost hunting equipment. Guide / Storyteller will give guests the information on how to try and identify paranormal activity with the device as well as a camera.
**MEETING PLACE:** The Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum in Snow Hill -3816 Old Furnace Rd, Snow Hill, MD 21863.
Please arrive at the tour 15 minutes before the start time to check in with the guide. You are welcome to bring your own equipment but equipment will be provided as well.
**TIME & WEATHER:** Ghost Walk begins on time. We walk in all kinds of weather except heavy rain and thunderstorms.
– Bring Insect repellant
– Bring your umbrella if it looks like rain
– Wear comfortable/waterproof shoes – we’ll be walking in the forest
– Bring a flashlight.
– Bring your camera
**TIPS / GRATUITIES:** Cost of ticket does not include gratuity. Please give your guide a tip if you think she or he has done well and offered an informative and entertaining experience.
**CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:** Full refund will be given if cancellation is made 48 hours prior to the tour’s start. If cancellation is NOT made within 48 hours of the tour, no refunds will be given. However, all registrations are transferable, so feel free to allow a friend or family member to attend in your place. Just give them your order voucher.