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Ghost & Graveyard DORCHESTER Bus Tour – Lower Dorchester 3/12/17

Bus Tour of Haunted Dorchester – Hoopers Island, Blackwater, Church Creek & Cambridge

Did you know that the marshy, forested blackwater region of Dorchester County has had two people vanish without a trace, coffins floating up to the door, a wildmen seen in the marsh, two brothers locked in an attic, a location called The Seven Gates of Hell, and a UFO that was seen by scores of people — in some cases only feet from the hood of their cars?  Hear these and over a dozen more stories about the haunted landscape of lower Dorchester County in the comfort of a luxury bus.
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ENTER TWO PROPERTIES – 2 GRAVEYARDS
Guests will be able to enter 2 properties on this tour – a haunted bakery and a haunted restaurant – famous for being home to “Mary’s Ghost.” Guests will also see the “singing Yew Tree” in one of the old graveyards.  4 hour bus tour (restroom on board) with 3 stops and a ride through some of the most gorgeous – and creepy landscapes in Maryland.

DIRECTIONS TO MEETING PLACE – DORCHESTER COURT HOUSE– meet in front of the Dorchester County Courthouse on High and Spring Streets in Cambridge.  (40-45 mins from Bay Bridge)  There is parking on the street and parking in the lot behind the Dorchester Center for the Arts. For that lot, head up High Street (away from the water), turn right on Locust Street and then another right into the parking lot.  SEE LINK at the bottom of this page under VENUE. Keep scrolling.

SITES ON THE  TOUR include Decoursey Bridge where ghost of Big Lizz has been seen, and Old Salty’s on Hoopers Island, Harriet Tubman’s homeplace, Old Trinity Church the Wild Men of Andrews, the Cowman of Crocheron, the Old Lady at Bishops Head, Lady in White, Seven Gates of Hell,  several properties in downtown Cambridge … and more.

COST: $32 per person.   Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4- 4.5 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed below.  Keep scrolling.  Advanced Registration is required.

STOP AT OLD SALTY’S —
There will be an opportunity to enter Old Salty’s  and see the inside of the building  We’ll have almost 30 minutes to roam that haunted property and maybe hear from some of the staff. 

WHAT TO EXPECT: The tour will last approximately 4 hours. The tour begins with a brief walk to properties in downtown Cambridge and then continues on the bus. Most of the time will be spent on the bus, but there will be several places where guests will be able to disembark and take photographs – including all the graveyards.  PLEASE EAT LUNCH BEFORE THE TOUR as this is a long tour. We expect to be back between 4:30 and 5:00 pm.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will start promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

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.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – ATLANTIC 2/25/17

Bus Tour of Haunted Ocean City, Berlin and Surrounding Areas

Enjoy this ghost and graveyard tour of Maryland’s seaside county that includes over 20 sites and 2 graveyards – one is a possible mass grave. See haunted sites in Ocean City, Berlin and areas and stay warm in a luxury motorcoach (w/ restroom) for this 4.5 hour  tour Tickets are $32 and must be purchased in advance. Scroll down to purchase tickets.

MEETING PLACE – BERLIN- Guests will meet at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin. Scroll down for address and map link.

SITES ON THE  TOUR include the Atlantic Hotel, the Pitts House, Adkins Hardware, site of the “elemental” – the healing treee,  the lady in White, the Rackliffe House (Haunted Tri-fecta), the Assateague Indian, Ocean City Lifesaving Station Museum, Dunes Manor Hotel, Trimper’s Carousel, Shoreham Hotel,  Captain’s Hill and the only marked grave in Ocean City. WE DO NOT ENTER THE PRIVATE PROPERTIES, but guests may have the opportunity to go inside the properties open to the public.  This is a tour from the bus, but we will deboard at OC Lifesaving station, Rackliffe House, Dunes Manor and the graveyards.

COST: $32 per person.   Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed below.  Keep scrolling.  Advanced Registration is required.

WHAT TO EXPECT: The tour will last approximately 4 hours. Most of that time will be spent on the bus, but there will be several places where guests will be able to disembark and take photographs – including the Dunes Manor and all the graveyards. Guests may choose to overnight at any one of the haunted hotel / B&Bs – Dunes Manor Hotel, Atlantic Hotel or Atlantic House B&B.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the  Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

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.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

 

The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, MD

Ghost & Graveyard TALBOT Bus Tour – Easton, St. Michaels & Oxford 1/29/17

Witches, sea captains, sailors, ladies of the evening and lost children are all subjects of the haunted sites on this 4 hour bus tour of haunted Talbot County, MD. 14-17 sites and 5 historic graveyards.

SITES ON THE TALBOT GHOST AND GRAVEYARD BUS TOUR include Whitemarsh Cemetery, Robert Morris Inn, Unionville, the Hanging Tree, Navy Point (brothel, steam boat captain’s house), The Oaks, Talbot Courthouse & Jail and the Harrison Graves (18th century graves not open to the public). Hear the stories about the Kissing Ghost at The Wilderness, the  Witches of Plain Dealing and the unrestful spirits of the Tilghman family at Plinhimmon Plantation.

Some of the sites will be seen only from the bus as the group drives by, but there will be places to deboard  and take a closer look . We will deboard the bus at The Robert MorrisInn in Oxford and have the opportunity to go inside and spend a little while. We’ll also deboard at the Harrison gravesite, Navy Point in St. Michaels, the Talbot Courthouse in Easton and at all three graveyards.

WE WILL NOT BE GOING INSIDE ANY OF THE PROPERTIES, except  The Robert Morris Inn where you’ll be able to buy yourself a drink and explore the lower level.

COST: $32 per person.  Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed on the Ticket page.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:  Reservations must be made in advance and paid for to reserve your spot. GUESTS who have reserved and paid will  receive a full refund if cancellation is made prior to THREE DAYS before the tour.  Cancellations made within three days of the tour will not be refunded unless the ticket can be resold.  All tickets are transferable.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

Teackle Mansion - Princess Anne

Ghost & Graveyard SOMERSET Bus Tour – Princess Anne – Crisfield – Marion 1/21/17

The Somerset Ghost and Graveyard Bus Tour will include 4 historic graveyards and over 20 haunted sites in Somerset County, Maryland. This is a 4 hour tour that will include sites between Princess Anne and Crisfield including Burgoyne’s own haunted house in Marion Station. Guests will experience most of the tour from the comfort of a luxury motor coach (restroom on board), but will be able to get off the bus and see the graveyards up close as well as some of the sites in Princess Anne.
Scroll down to end of post  to purchase tickets and see map of meeting place.

This is one in a series of six bus tours offered by Chesapeake Ghost Walks taking place during the colder months of the year – January through March.

SITES ON THE SOMERSET GHOST AND GRAVEYARD BUS TOUR include Teackle Mansion, the old Somerset jail (very haunted), Samuel Tull House, Cry Baby Bridge (Marion), McCready Hospital, Ananias Crockett House, Ira Todd House, Vance Miles House (Burgoyne’s home), the Crisfield Library, Captain Leonard Tawes’ House and the old Richard Christy house. Graveyards include St. Andrews Episcopal Church, St. Paul’s Church (site of Luke’s Grave), Crisfield Cemetery and the Tull Graveyard.

Famous ghosts & stories featured on the tour: The ghost of Elizabeth Upshur Teackle, Ghost of Judge Sanford, The Hanged Man in Princess Anne, Little Annie Conner and Cry Baby Bridge, Lukes Grave, Old Ailsey’s Light, Little Olive Tull Left Behind, and the Spirit Vortex in Marion. This is a tour from the bus and guests WILL NOT BE GOING INSIDE ANY OF THE PROPERTIES.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the Somerset Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

COST: $32 per person.  Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed on the Ticket page.

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:  Reservations must be made in advance and paid for to reserve your spot. GUESTS who have reserved and paid will  receive a full refund if cancellation is made prior to THREE DAYS before the tour (Janary 20, 2015 at 12 noon).  Cancellations made after that  will not be refunded unless the ticket can be resold.  All tickets are transferable.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

Ocean City Ghost and Graveyard Bus tour

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – Ocean City & Berlin 4/23/16 CANCELED

Bus Tour of Haunted Ocean City, Berlin and Surrounding Areas

Sorry. This tour has been cancelled. 

 

Enjoy this ghost and graveyard tour of Maryland’s seaside county that includes over 20 sites and 2 graveyards – one is a possible mass grave. See haunted sites in Ocean City, Berlin and areas and stay warm in a luxury motorcoach (w/ restroom) for this 4.5 hour  tour Tickets are $32 and must be purchased in advance. Scroll down to purchase tickets.

MEETING PLACE – BERLIN- Guests will meet at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin. Scroll down for address and map link.

SITES ON THE  TOUR include the Atlantic Hotel, the Pitts House, Adkins Hardware, site of the “elemental” – the healing treee,  the lady in White, the Rackliffe House (Haunted Tri-fecta), the Assateague Indian, Ocean City Lifesaving Station Museum, Dunes Manor Hotel, Trimper’s Carousel, Shoreham Hotel,  Captain’s Hill and the only marked grave in Ocean City. WE DO NOT ENTER THE PRIVATE PROPERTIES, but guests may have the opportunity to go inside the properties open to the public.  This is a tour from the bus, but we will deboard in Berlin, OC Lifesaving station, Rackliffe House, Dunes Manor and the graveyards.

COST: $32 per person.   Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed below.  Keep scrolling.  Advanced Registration is required.

WHAT TO EXPECT: The tour will last approximately 4 hours. Most of that time will be spent on the bus, but there will be several places where guests will be able to disembark and take photographs – mentioned above. Guests may choose to overnight at any one of the haunted hotel / B&Bs – Dunes Manor Hotel, Atlantic Hotel or Atlantic House B&B.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the  Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

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.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, MD

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – Easton, St. Michaels & Oxford 4/9/16

Witches, sea captains, sailors, ladies of the evening and lost children are all subjects of the haunted sites on this 4 hour bus tour of haunted Talbot County, MD. 14-17 sites and 5 historic graveyards.

SITES ON THE TALBOT GHOST AND GRAVEYARD BUS TOUR include Whitemarsh Cemetery, Robert Morris Inn, Unionville, the Hanging Tree, Navy Point (brothel, steamboat captain’s house), The Oaks, Talbot Courthouse & Jail and the Harrison Graves (18th century graves not open to the public). Hear the stories about the Kissing Ghost at The Wilderness, the  Witches of Plain Dealing and the unrestful spirits of the Tilghman family at Plinhimmon Plantation.

Some of the sites will be seen only from the bus as the group drives by, but there will be places to deboard  and take a closer look . We will deboard the bus at The Robert MorrisInn in Oxford and have the opportunity to go inside and spend a little while. We’ll also deboard at the Harrison gravesite, Navy Point in St. Michaels, the Talbot Courthouse in Easton and at all three graveyards.

WE WILL NOT BE GOING INSIDE ANY OF THE PROPERTIES, except  The Robert Morris Inn where you’ll be able to buy yourself a drink and explore the lower level.

COST: $32 per person.  Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed on the Ticket page.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:  Reservations must be made in advance and paid for to reserve your spot. GUESTS who have reserved and paid will  receive a full refund if cancellation is made prior to THREE DAYS before the tour.  Cancellations made within three days of the tour will not be refunded unless the ticket can be resold.  All tickets are transferable.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – Ocean City & Berlin 3/5/16

Bus Tour of Haunted Ocean City, Berlin and Surrounding Areas

ONLINE TICKET PURCHASE IS NOT CURRENTLY WORKING. PLEASE CALL THE GHOST PHONE TO GET TICKETS 443.735.0771

Enjoy this ghost and graveyard tour of Maryland’s seaside county that includes over 20 sites and 2 graveyards – one is a possible mass grave. See haunted sites in Ocean City, Berlin and areas and stay warm in a luxury motorcoach (w/ restroom) for this 4.5 hour  tour Tickets are $32 and must be purchased in advance. Scroll down to purchase tickets.

MEETING PLACE – BERLIN- Guests will meet at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin. Scroll down for address and map link.

SITES ON THE  TOUR include the Atlantic Hotel, the Pitts House, Adkins Hardware, site of the “elemental” – the healing treee,  the lady in White, the Rackliffe House (Haunted Tri-fecta), the Assateague Indian, Ocean City Lifesaving Station Museum, Dunes Manor Hotel, Trimper’s Carousel, Shoreham Hotel,  Captain’s Hill and the only marked grave in Ocean City. WE DO NOT ENTER THE PRIVATE PROPERTIES, but guests may have the opportunity to go inside the properties open to the public.  This is a tour from the bus, but we will deboard at OC Lifesaving station, Rackliffe House, Dunes Manor and the graveyards.

COST: $32 per person.   Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed below.  Keep scrolling.  Advanced Registration is required.

WHAT TO EXPECT: The tour will last approximately 4 hours. Most of that time will be spent on the bus, but there will be several places where guests will be able to disembark and take photographs – including the Dunes Manor and all the graveyards. Guests may choose to overnight at any one of the haunted hotel / B&Bs – Dunes Manor Hotel, Atlantic Hotel or Atlantic House B&B.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the  Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

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.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, MD

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – Easton, St. Michaels & Oxford 2/20/16 SOLD OUT!

THIS TOUR IS SOLD OUT! PLEASE CONSIDER THE UPPER WORCESTER TOUR OR THE DENTON TOUR.

Witches, sea captains, sailors, ladies of the evening and lost children are all subjects of the haunted sites on this 4 hour bus tour of haunted Talbot County, MD. 14-17 sites and 5 historic graveyards.

SITES ON THE TALBOT GHOST AND GRAVEYARD BUS TOUR include Whitemarsh Cemetery, Robert Morris Inn, Unionville, the Hanging Tree, Navy Point (brothel, steam boat captain’s house), The Oaks, Talbot Courthouse & Jail and the Harrison Graves (18th century graves not open to the public). Hear the stories about the Kissing Ghost at The Wilderness, the  Witches of Plain Dealing and the unrestful spirits of the Tilghman family at Plinhimmon Plantation.

Some of the sites will be seen only from the bus as the group drives by, but there will be places to deboard  and take a closer look . We will deboard the bus at The Robert MorrisInn in Oxford and have the opportunity to go inside and spend a little while. We’ll also deboard at the Harrison gravesite, Navy Point in St. Michaels, the Talbot Courthouse in Easton and at all three graveyards.

WE WILL NOT BE GOING INSIDE ANY OF THE PROPERTIES, except  The Robert Morris Inn where you’ll be able to buy yourself a drink and explore the lower level.

COST: $32 per person.  Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed on the Ticket page.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:  Reservations must be made in advance and paid for to reserve your spot. GUESTS who have reserved and paid will  receive a full refund if cancellation is made prior to THREE DAYS before the tour.  Cancellations made within three days of the tour will not be refunded unless the ticket can be resold.  All tickets are transferable.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – Lower Dorchester 2/6/16 SOLD OUT!

THIS TOUR IS SOLD OUT. We have another bus tour in Easton on 3/5/16 you can register for that tour here. We also have a bus tour in Denton on 3/19/16 you can register for that tour here.

Bus Tour of Haunted Dorchester – Hoopers Island, Blackwater, Church Creek & Cambridge

Did you know that the marshy, forested blackwater region of Dorchester County has had two people vanish without a trace, coffins floating up to the door, a wildmen seen in the marsh, two brothers locked in an attic, a location called The Seven Gates of Hell, and a UFO that was seen by scores of people — in some cases only feet from the hood of their cars?  Hear these and over a dozen more stories about the haunted landscape of lower Dorchester County in the comfort of a luxury bus.
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ENTER TWO PROPERTIES – 2 GRAVEYARDS
Guests will be able to enter 2 properties on this tour – a haunted bakery and a haunted restaurant – famous for being home to “Mary’s Ghost.” Guests will also see the “singing Yew Tree” in one of the old graveyards.  4 hour bus tour (restroom on board) with 3 stops and a ride through some of the most gorgeous – and creepy landscapes in Maryland.

DIRECTIONS TO MEETING PLACE – DORCHESTER COURT HOUSE– meet in front of the Dorchester County Courthouse on High and Spring Streets in Cambridge.  (40-45 mins from Bay Bridge)  There is parking on the street and parking in the lot behind the Dorchester Center for the Arts. For that lot, head up High Street (away from the water), turn right on Locust Street and then another right into the parking lot.  SEE LINK at the bottom of this page under VENUE. Keep scrolling.

SITES ON THE  TOUR include Decoursey Bridge where ghost of Big Lizz has been seen, and Old Salty’s on Hoopers Island, Harriet Tubman’s homeplace, Old Trinity Church the Wild Men of Andrews, the Cowman of Crocheron, the Old Lady at Bishops Head, Lady in White, Seven Gates of Hell,  several properties in downtown Cambridge … and more.

COST: $32 per person.   Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4- 4.5 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed below.  Keep scrolling.  Advanced Registration is required.

STOP AT OLD SALTY’S —
There will be an opportunity to enter Old Salty’s  and see the inside of the building  We’ll have almost 30 minutes to roam that haunted property and maybe hear from some of the staff. 

WHAT TO EXPECT: The tour will last approximately 4 hours. The tour begins with a brief walk to properties in downtown Cambridge and then continues on the bus. Most of the time will be spent on the bus, but there will be several places where guests will be able to disembark and take photographs – including all the graveyards.  PLEASE EAT LUNCH BEFORE THE TOUR as this is a long tour. We expect to be back between 4:30 and 5:00 pm.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will start promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

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.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.

Teackle Mansion - Princess Anne

Ghost & Graveyard Bus Tour – Princess Anne – Crisfield – Marion RESCHEDULED 1/30/16

THIS TOUR HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO JANUARY 30TH DUE TO THE PENDING INCLEMENT WEATHER. Tickets are still available. 

The Somerset Ghost and Graveyard Bus Tour will include 4 historic graveyards and over 20 haunted sites in Somerset County, Maryland. This is a 4 hour tour that will include sites between Princess Anne and Crisfield including Burgoyne’s own haunted house in Marion Station. Guests will experience most of the tour from the comfort of a luxury motor coach (restroom on board), but will be able to get off the bus and see the graveyards up close as well as some of the sites in Princess Anne.
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This is one in a series of six bus tours offered by Chesapeake Ghost Walks taking place during the colder months of the year – January through March.

SITES ON THE SOMERSET GHOST AND GRAVEYARD BUS TOUR include Teackle Mansion, the old Somerset jail (very haunted), Samuel Tull House, Cry Baby Bridge (Marion), McCready Hospital, Ananias Crockett House, Ira Todd House, Vance Miles House (Burgoyne’s home), the Crisfield Library, Captain Leonard Tawes’ House and the old Richard Christy house. Graveyards include St. Andrews Episcopal Church, St. Paul’s Church (site of Luke’s Grave), Crisfield Cemetery and the Tull Graveyard.

Famous ghosts & stories featured on the tour: The ghost of Elizabeth Upshur Teackle, Ghost of Judge Sanford, The Hanged Man in Princess Anne, Little Annie Conner and Cry Baby Bridge, Lukes Grave, Old Ailsey’s Light, Little Olive Tull Left Behind, and the Spirit Vortex in Marion. This is a tour from the bus and guests WILL NOT BE GOING INSIDE ANY OF THE PROPERTIES.

TIPS / GRATUITIES – The cost of the ticket does not include the gratuity for your tour guide or the bus driver. If you enjoyed the walk, please consider tipping your guide and driver as a sign of appreciation.

GUEST DRAWING FOR BOOK & WALKING TOUR  –  Those who register for the Somerset Ghost & Graveyard Tour will be entered into a drawing done on the bus at the end of the tour for a copy of Burgoyne’s newest book, The Haunted Mid-Shore and a gift certificate for two tickets to any one of the ten Eastern Shore ghost walks offered by Burgoyne’s company, Chesapeake Ghost Walks. 

MEETING PLACE AND WEATHER: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of the tour and check in with the guide and bus driver. Tour will leave the premises promptly at 12:30 pm. Also note that we do not cancel for rain. In the event that the weather is wet, be sure to bring an umbrella and waterproof clothing and shoes. There are opportunities for getting off of the bus and walking. 

CELL PHONE:  Be sure to list your cell phone number so that we can contact you in the unlikely event we need to cancel due to weather or emergency.

COST: $32 per person.  Includes  one seat on the bus and transportation to all sites with a private tour guide for about 4 hours.  Meeting place for boarding the bus is listed on the Ticket page.

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS:  Reservations must be made in advance and paid for to reserve your spot. GUESTS who have reserved and paid will  receive a full refund if cancellation is made prior to THREE DAYS before the tour (Janary 20, 2015 at 12 noon).  Cancellations made after that  will not be refunded unless the ticket can be resold.  All tickets are transferable.

Contact Chesapeake Ghost Walks at 443.735.0771 for more information.