As Halloween approaches, one of the favorite activity amongst many are the scariest Haunted Houses. Here is a quick list of a handful of Haunted Houses in Utah.
Nightmare on 13th is located on 1300 South 300 West in Salt Lake City. It opens for 4 days in September, the 17th, 18th, 24th, and 25th. Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m. to Midnight, closed Sundays. Tickets: There is availability to purchase tickets online, as well as get a fast pass to avoid waiting in line. Admission price is $20.00 for each attraction: Nightmare Haunted House, Nightmare Theatre, and Xtreme Nightmare.
Castle of Chaos is located on 3300 South and West Temple in Salt Lake City. And their newest attraction Nightmare Mansion is located on 5576 South Redwood Road in Taylorsville.
Hours of Operation for Castle of Chaos: September 10th with the hours in September, Friday and Saturday 7:00 p.m. To Midnight and Starting October 1st Friday and Saturday 7 p.m. To Midnight, and Sunday to Thursday 7:00p to 10 p.m.
Hours of Operation for Nightmare Mansion: September 17th with the hours of operations being Monday through Thursday 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m. to Midnight, Closed Sundays.
Admission: There currently is an Online Special for purchase of both Castle of Chaos and Nightmare Mansion of only $27.00. Prices for Castle of Chaos are as follows: Full Castle Experience (Castle plus X-Scream) $18.00, Just the Castle (no X-Scream) $15.00, Child Weekday Ticket (11 & under – Monday through Thursday) $11.00, and Monster Be Gone (Glowing Necklace) $3. Prices for Nightmare Masion are as follows: 4 Levels of Fear include The Dungeon $18.00, 3 Levels of Fear include The Asylum $17.00, 2 Levels of Fear include Nightmare in 3D $15.00, and 1st Level of Fear – The Mansion $12.00. All Online Ticket Sales come with free VIP Fastpass ($7 Value).
Haunted Hollow is located at 1900 W and 1550 South in Ogden. Hours of Operation: Weekdays 7:30 p.m. To 10:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m. to Midnight. Starting September 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th, and 30th. October 1st, 2nd, 6th to the 9th, 13th to the 16th, 20th to the 23rd, and 25th to the 30th. Admission: There is availability to buy online or on-site. $15.00, kids 6 and under are FREE. Group Rates must be at least 25 people for $3.00 off. Group tickets must be purchased online. Visa or Mastercard is accepted at ticket counter. Click here for a $1.00 OFF Coupon. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Haunted Forest is located in American Fork on 500 East between 1000 South and 1100 South. Take Exit 276 in American Fork, turn towards Utah Lake and go a quarter mile. Hours of Operation: Weekdays 7:30 p.m. To 10:00 p.m., Friday and Saturdays 7:30 p.m. to Midnight, Closed Sundays. Starting September 17th and 18th, 24th and 25th, and 30th. October 1st through 30th. Admission: Terror Ticket includeds The Haunted Forest, The Haunted Mansion Show, and Psycho Manor: Insane Asylum for only $20. Kids 6 and under are FREE. Other information: Ticket prices listed are for cash purchase only. There is a$1.00 per ticket fee for credit card purchased tickets. There is avaibiltiy to buy online. All Birthday, Halloween, Club, School, Church and large parties, please email email@example.com for your special online discount promo code. Click here for a $2.00 OFF Coupon.
Haunted Village at This is the Place Heritage Park located at 2601 East Sunnyside Aveunue in Salt Lake City. Hours of Operation: Starting October 8th through 30th, closed Sundays. Wind your way through creepy houses, shadowy streets, Headless Horseman and assorted spooks! For more information call 801-582-1847.
Little Haunts at This is the Place Heritage Park located at 601 East Sunnyside Aveunue in Salt Lake City. Hours of Operation: October 14th to the 16th. This is during the day for little kids. Put on your costumes and experience pony and train rides, take-home crafts. For more information call 801-582-1847.
Sleepy Millcreek Hollow located in Weber County. Directions: From I-15 in Weber County, head west off Exit 346 for 1.5 Miles. Watch for the signs, then turn left and drive for ¼ mile to reach 52 acres of wood, creek, marsh and meadow, located in the sleepy village of Marriot-Slaterville. Hours of Operation: Thursday through Saturday, October 7th to 30th from 5:00 p.m. To 10:00 p.m. Thursdays and 5:00 p.m. To 11:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Admission: Trail of Terror is $6 – proceeds to benefit Pack and Pounce Animal Rescue and the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah. Spooky Story Forge 7:30 p.m. Nightly, admission is $3.00 per person or $15 for up to six.
Asylum 49 Haunted Hospital is located on 140 East 200 south in Tooele. Hours of Operation: September 24th to October 30th – Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 7:00 p.m. To 10:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday 7:00 p.m. to Midnight, Closed Sunday’s and Monday’s. Prices: Adult Regular Pass $16.00, Adult STATT (aka fast pass) Pass $19.00, Kid Regular Pass $13.00, Kid STATT (aka fast pass) Pass $16.00 – $25.00 Tuesdays: Buy one $25.00 pass on a Tuesday and you will get in unliminted times every Tuesday. Recommendation: Adult 11 and older, Kids 10 and younger. Not recommended for small children.
Other activities from the Asylum 29 Haunted Hosptial are as follows:
Ghost Hunting at the “Old Tooele Hosptial” – Public Ghost Hunts start January 2011. Price is $20.00 per person/18 years and older – You must pre pay and you will be given a specific time to be there. Bring your own equipment or use theirs. A Tour will be given first and then you will be allowed to walk around the hospital at your own discretion. Hours of Operation: 7:30 p.m. To 1:00 a.m. You must RSVP at . Rebecca@asylum49
Private Paranormal Investigations at the “Old Tooele Hosptial” Asylum 49 Haunted Hospital – On private investigations there are two different options. Professional groups who want to investigate on your own with staff available for help or questions or if you are not so experienced and would like a more private paranormal investigation with the tour they can do that as well. For cost and availability email Rebecca@asylum49. Their private ghost hunts are $240 up to 8 people and $30.00 per person after the party of eight. If you have a group of 20 or more, the private ghost hunt will be $20.00 per person. Payment is due at time of reservation. There are no age limits on the private ghost hunts.
Basic Ghost Hunting and Paranormal Classes at the “Old Tooele Hosptial” – This is a six week course, and will end with a full blown ghost hunt. Their next classes start January 2011. The cost is $75.00 per person and you must RSVP at Rebecca@asylum49. Pre payment is required via credit card or money order at time of reservation. Space is limited.
Other general information regarding the above ghost hunts: Gift Certificates are available. You must be 18 years or older. All sales are final. No refunds. You must RSVP as there are limited spaces for each ghost hunt. If you do not RSVP you may be turned away. If you need to cancel, do so immediately to open up space for others. If you show up without reserving and they have reserved spots that do not show up, it will be first come first serve to fill those spots. Ghost huntings is available from January through June. For more details, or to book a reservation, please contact Rebecca@asylum49.
If you are looking for the famous Rocky Point Haunted House, you can view their site HERE. While their site is still up and running and is fascinating to visit, sadly they have closed their doors as of 2007.