Meet a ghost who haunts the historic mining town of Silverado. Follow him into a creepy woodland where shadowy shapes and strange sounds arise.
Gather under an old oak tree and hear tales of long ago. Meet an assortment of ghosts who are doomed to relive tragic events of their lives.
Bring a homemade/homegrown local organic potluck item (fruit, baked goods) to share or trade with participants.
Summon the great spirit of the grizzly bear who roamed the mountains until 1908.
Sing songs of the macabre. An interactive event for the whole family.
HALLOWEEN COSTUMES MUST BE WORN BY ALL PARTICIPANTS, INCLUDING ADULTS. Who: Kids and up (7 and older). Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Maximum capacity=20 participants.
Where: Meet at Silverado Canyon Market parking lot (next to library), 28192 Silverado Canyon Road # B, Silverado, CA 92676, (714) 649-2082, and carpool/caravan to trailhead.
National Forest Adventure Pass required to park at trailhead (available at REI, Big 5, Turner’s, and Silverado Canyon Market).
$5 for day pass and $30 for annual pass.
Difficulty: Easy. Single track trail. Adjacent poison oak. Some elevation gain. Uneven terrain. Special Instructions/Supplies: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before start time.
Bring a minimum of 1 quart (32 oz) of water per person. Bring snacks and/or full meal.
Wear weather protection (jacket, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.), durable hiking socks and close-toed hiking shoes (extra pair for wet tours), long pants, and backpack for snacks. Bring swimsuit and towel for wet tours.
Bring first aid kit (Band-Aids, antiseptic, allergy medicine, tweezers, etc.) and cell phone.
Bring flashlight/headlamp and layered clothing for evening tours.
Walking sticks are recommended for tours with stream crossings or uneven terrain.
Bring trash bag for litter along the trail.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 714-649-9084, unless otherwise noted in description.
Donations are optional (suggested amount of $5-10 per person).
Please leave your name, contact information, and total # in your party.
We cannot be reached by cell phone at tour locations, so please ask questions and confirm tour details well in advance.
Fees : $5 - $10