The WORST episodes of Ghost Adventures

Every episode of Ghost Adventures ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Ghost Adventures!

Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans and his crew, Nick Groff, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley and Jay Wasley search for haunted locations both domestically and internationally. During their investigations, Zak and crew acquaint themselves with the general area; interview locals about the hauntings; and go face-to-face with the evil spirits who reportedly haunt these locations.

Last Updated: 4/11/2024Network: DiscoveryStatus: Continuing
Orcutt Ranch
0 votes

#1 - Orcutt Ranch

Season 23 - Episode 16 - Aired 11/1/2023

Zak and the crew suspect evil forces are afoot as they investigate a California estate haunted by rumors of secret rituals in the basement and a gruesome double homicide next door. The team treads on very dark grounds as they attempt to unravel the mystery.

Scotty's Castle
0 votes

#2 - Scotty's Castle

Season 23 - Episode 15 - Aired 10/25/2023

Zak and the crew trek through California's Death Valley to investigate a sprawling complex shrouded in mystery. The guys find themselves captivated by the desert villa's dark, powerful energy as they explore its flood- and fire-ravaged grounds. Who or what is feeding this ominous aura?

Ghost Island
0 votes

#3 - Ghost Island

Season 23 - Episode 14 - Aired 10/18/2023

Zak and the crew brave a brutal winter blizzard to confront an aggressive presence at an abandoned ranch located off the coast of Utah's Great Salt Lake. Unmarked graves and whispers of a curse throw a shadow over the investigation as the guys seek out the dark, unseeable force.

Sutro Ghost Town
0 votes

#4 - Sutro Ghost Town

Season 23 - Episode 13 - Aired 10/11/2023

Zak and the crew delve into the darkness that surrounds the historic and very haunted town of Sutro, Nevada. The team suspects an old mining tunnel is fueling the abandoned settlement's ominous aura as they uncover numerous deaths, disasters and mysterious fires.

Vengeance in Oxnard
0 votes

#5 - Vengeance in Oxnard

Season 22 - Episode 24 - Aired 11/24/2022

The crew sails into the coastal town of Oxnard, California, to help a couple tormented by unseen forces in their house; Zak makes a surprising connection as the team attempts to unmask the driving force behind the negative energy in the stately home.

Lovelock Triangle
0 votes

#6 - Lovelock Triangle

Season 22 - Episode 22 - Aired 11/10/2022

Zak and the crew visit a mysterious Nevada town plagued by paranormal activity. Is a murdered witch's curse responsible for the haunting? Or is it linked to the dark energy vortex created by a cave that once concealed a grisly secret?

Yorktown Memorial Hospital
152 votes

#7 - Yorktown Memorial Hospital

Season 4 - Episode 20 - Aired 3/18/2011

The Ghost Adventures team investigates an abandoned hospital in Texas. The ghosts of the nearly 2,000 people who died there still linger at Yorktown Memorial. Zak, Nick and Aaron use their ghost hunting skills to uncover the truth behind the terrifying haunting.

New Orleans
122 votes

#8 - New Orleans

Season 7 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/22/2013

Zak, Nick and Aaron head to New Orleans, LA, to investigate a city that's still haunted by the lost souls taken by Hurricane Katrina. From May Baily's Place, once one of New Orleans' most famed brothels, to voodoo queen Bloody Mary's House and the Haunted Mortuary, the guys’ investigation uncovers unsettling paranormal evidence.

Demons in Seattle
103 votes

#9 - Demons in Seattle

Season 10 - Episode 10 - Aired 2/28/2015

The Ghost Adventures Crew travels to a quiet suburb just outside of Seattle to investigate the residence of Keith , who claims a demonic force is wreaking havoc throughout the tranquil, contemporary home. Keith has spent the past year documenting what appears to be extreme poltergeist activity, including mysterious demonic inscriptions written on his walls and a fire spontaneously igniting in the home. With activity of this level, Bagans and the team investigate to determine if Keith’s antagonistic spirit is one of the most powerful dark forces they have yet to encounter.

Lockdown in Lancaster
16 votes

#10 - Lockdown in Lancaster

Season 23 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/14/2023

The crew pierces the seal on California's Mira Loma Detention Center; decades of death, violence and bloodshed have scarred this massive compound, painting a thick layer of doom on every square inch and delivering some of the most solid evidence yet.

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Fear Factory
180 votes

#11 - Fear Factory

Season 9 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/15/2014

Zak, Nick and Aaron head to a 100-year-old cement factory that's been turned into a Halloween attraction in Salt Lake City, UT. The guys are shocked to hear that employees recite from a satanic bible, causing all sorts of aggressive paranormal activity.

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King's Tavern
154 votes

#12 - King's Tavern

Season 7 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/19/2013

Zak, Nick and Aaron make their first trip out to Mississippi to visit the oldest building in Natchez: King's Tavern, home to a legendary bloody dagger. Locals discovered the dagger in the fireplace, and the public has not seen it for over 30 years. People claimed the dagger was used in the murder of the most infamous ghost in the King's Tavern's history, Madeline, the mistress of the tavern’s first owner, Richard King.

Fear in Flagstaff
19 votes

#13 - Fear in Flagstaff

Season 23 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/21/2023

Zak and the crew check in for a night of terror at a Flagstaff, Arizona, hotel where guests and staff have reported troubling paranormal experiences for decades. The chaotic spirits trapped within are wreaking havoc, and the GAC may be the only ones who can help.

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Union Station
157 votes

#14 - Union Station

Season 7 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/23/2012

Zak, Nick and Aaron investigate the historic Union Station in Kansas City, MO. The guys record visual evidence of an apparition without a reflection in the marble floors.

Old Bullion Plaza School
4 votes

#15 - Old Bullion Plaza School

Season 22 - Episode 17 - Aired 9/22/2022

Zak and the crew head to an Arizona mining town to investigate a former school where horrendous child abuse took place; the team unlocks the dark secrets that lay entombed in the walls of the building.

Rose Hall
170 votes

#16 - Rose Hall

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/9/2011

Zak, Nick & Aaron embark on a 2-part lockdown on the island of Jamaica, which includes an exploration of the Rose Hall's infamous White Witch and the never before investigated home of Johnny Cash.

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Market Street Cinema
145 votes

#17 - Market Street Cinema

Season 7 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/1/2013

Zak, Nick and Aaron head to San Francisco to investigate a century-old theater -- now a strip club and home to a dark entity that stalks women and hurts men. Zak has a terrifying encounter when a psychic dancer at the club tells him personal details about his family. Was the malevolent spirit speaking through her in an effort to scare Zak away?

Hotel Barclay
22 votes

#18 - Hotel Barclay

Season 23 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/7/2023

Zak and the crew return to LA's Skid Row district to investigate a nearly abandoned building steeped in a dark, grisly history that rivals the Hotel Cecil; the guys have their hands full as both the dead and the living push back on the investigation.

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Grand Canyon Caverns
152 votes

#19 - Grand Canyon Caverns

Season 11 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/3/2015

The team investigates Grand Canyon Caverns in Peach Springs, AZ, formerly a sacred Indian burial site. The guys dodge mysterious rocks thrown at them during the night’s lockdown, and Zak has an eerie, one-on-one encounter.

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Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
148 votes

#20 - Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired 4/8/2011

Hollywood wax figures and mob villains cause quite a stir for Zak and the gang during a lockdown at Madame Tussauds - former site of the mafia-run Sands Casino.

Glen Tavern Inn
104 votes

#21 - Glen Tavern Inn

Season 7 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/29/2013

Zak, Nick and Aaron explore the Glen Tavern Inn, a former brothel, speakeasy and gambling house, in Santa Paula, CA, with Brit Morgan from HBO’s True Blood and recording artist Mimi Page.

Mustang Ranch
127 votes

#22 - Mustang Ranch

Season 8 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/18/2013

Zak, Nick and Aaron head to Reno, NV, to investigate the bizarre paranormal happenings at the Mustang Ranch, a modern-day brothel. The Mustang Ranch’s history is littered with corruption, death, money, sex and greed, making it a perfect site for paranormal activity.

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Black Swan Inn
138 votes

#23 - Black Swan Inn

Season 8 - Episode 2 - Aired 8/23/2013

Zak, Nick and Aaron head to San Antonio, TX, to investigate the 150-year-old Black Swan Inn, home to a mysterious, dark presence tormenting both the owner, Jo Ann Rivera, and her guests.

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Tor House
158 votes

#24 - Tor House

Season 7 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/16/2012

Zak, Nick and Aaron travel to scenic Carmel, CA, where they believe that the American poet and owner of the Tor House, Robinson Jeffers, will reveal himself 50 years after his death -- just as he predicted in his writing.

Brookdale Lodge
123 votes

#25 - Brookdale Lodge

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/9/2012

Zak, Nick and Aaron head to the once-famous Brookdale Lodge in Brookdale, CA, in search of the notorious spirits lingering around the establishment. The lodge was a vacation hideaway for the Hollywood and political elite in 1940s and 50s. As they prepare for the lockdown, Zak introduces his dog, Gracie, who will hopefully act as a trigger object to attract the sprits.