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Starting the Adventure

Starting the Adventure

The crew gets ready for their investigation of the Odd Fellows Asylum in Liberty, MO. 960 1280

  

Past Experiences

Past Experiences

The crew interviews Nick Spantgos, another paranormal investigator, outside of the Old Fellows orphanage. 960 1280

  

Abandoned Care

Abandoned Care

The exterior of the former nursery where several paranormal events have taken place. 960 1280

  

Inside the Nursery

Inside the Nursery

During an independent investigation, Nick Spantgos was standing here when he says a spirit grabbed him on his right arm. 960 1280

  

Details and Design

Details and Design

Zak prepares the camera for a shot on the second floor of the main building of the Odd Fellows Asylum. 960 1280

  

A Skeleton Named George

A Skeleton Named George

This skeleton belongs to a former member of the Odd Fellow's Secret Society, who sometimes would use their deceased member's body parts in rituals to represent human mortality. George asked that he remain in the building after he died. 960 1280

  

Red Tape

Red Tape

A run-down room in the old hospital of the Odd Fellows Asylum that has been taped off. 960 1280

  

Tearing Up the Past

Tearing Up the Past

Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, and Jay Wasley wear hazmat suits while they tear down the ceiling of the second floor of the orphanage.   960 1280

  

Fresh Air

Fresh Air

Zak Bagans, Billy Tolley, and Jay Wasley take a break and put down their respirator masks on the stairs from the first to the second floor. 960 1280

  

Times Past

Times Past

A container of things found in the walls of the Odd Fellows Orphanage by both building owner Jesse Leimkuehler and by the Ghost Adventures Crew. 960 1280

  

Odd Fellows Orphanage

Odd Fellows Orphanage

An ornate water fountain sits outside the orphanage. 960 1280

  

Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned

A broken-down former schoolroom sits on the third floor of the Odd Fellows Home. 960 1280

  

Rest in Peace

Rest in Peace

The cemetery located next to the Odd Fellows Asylum was used by the orphanage. 960 1280

  

Run-In With a Shadow Creeper

Run-In With a Shadow Creeper

Julie Newport, whose grandmother was an orphan at the Odd Fellows Home, says that a 'shadow creeper' followed her up these stairs and later slapped her in the face. 960 1280

  

Shadow Figures Walked These Halls

Shadow Figures Walked These Halls

At the end of this hallway, Paranormal Investigator Nick Spantgos saw shadow figures here during the day on one of over 100 of his investigations of the property. 960 1280

  

Effects of Time

Effects of Time

The green paint in the medical center is wearing away after years without tending to. 960 1280

  

Face Your Fears

Face Your Fears

Facing his coulrophobia (the clinical term for fear of clowns), Zak Bagans prepares to investigate the strange activity that has been happening at The Clown Motel in Tonopah, NV. 960 1280

  

The Clown Motel

The Clown Motel

Named because of the huge assortment of clown paraphernalia, The Clown Motel has experienced unusually high amounts of paranormal activity. 960 1280

  

The First Tonopah Cemetery

The First Tonopah Cemetery

The First Tonopah Cemetery is only a few feet from the Clown Motel and is most likely the source of the paranormal activity that people have experienced at the motel. 960 1280

  

14 miners (who were also some of Tonopah's pioneering residents) were laid to rest in the First Tonopah Cemetery due to the Tonopah-Belmont Mine Fire of February 23, 1911.  At the same time, the "Tonopah Plague" swept through town and caused over 66 deaths, many of whom were buried here, too. 960 1280

  

No Clowning Around

No Clowning Around

A housekeeper at The Clown Motel, Andrea Selig, says that she has experienced extreme anxiety in all of the motel's rooms before and has seen doors shut by themselves. 960 1280

  

Drones Overhead

Drones Overhead

Zak Bagans, Jay Wasley, and Billy Tolley film a drone shot over the Clown Hotel and the First Tonopah Cemetery. 960 1280

  

The Old Goldfield High School

The Old Goldfield High School

Established in 1907 yet closed for the past 60 years, the current caretaker at the old Goldfield High School (Lisa Pappalardo) has been experiencing so much paranormal activity that she decide to call the guys in to investigate. 960 1280

  

Youthful Spirits

Youthful Spirits

In a bathroom similar to this one, caretaker Lisa Pappalardo saw the apparitions of 2 students just as the Ghost Adventures crew was arriving at the high school. 960 1280

  

Burst EVP

Burst EVP

Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, and Jay Wasley come to the high school prepared and ready to film.  They first attempt a burst EVP session in the bathroom in the hopes that they can contact the spirits that Lisa saw.  960 1280

  

Young and Afraid

Young and Afraid

Inside of this girl's shower room, caretaker Lisa Pappalardo says she has seen a little 8 or 10 year-old girl before who appeared worried or upset. 3 dolls are placed in the room now. 960 1280

  

Sinister Principles

Sinister Principles

An old classroom in Goldfield High School. Zak believes that students' spirits could possibly be trapped in this school because of a domineering principle who once caused students threaten to walk out of class. 960 1280

  

Touring the Spirits

Touring the Spirits

Caretaker Lisa Pappalardo leads the crew through the high school, explaining her strange paranormal encounters. 960 1280

  

Young Celebrity Ghost Hunter

Young Celebrity Ghost Hunter

A newspaper cutout of Catherine Mizzi, the daughter of The Clown Motel's owner, who investigated the cemetery with Zak and Billy. 960 1280

  

A Moment of Peace

A Moment of Peace

Jay films a shot of Zak looking over the First Tonopah Cemetery as the sun sets. Zak and Billy will be staying to investigate The Clown Motel while Aaron and Jay will be at the Goldfield High School. 960 1280

  

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Do these glasses look big enough, cause I really want to see those ghosts!!!" - Martha Yessenia Garcia
2. "Look at me, I'm 'Arry Potter!" - Nathaniel Hayes
3. "They haven't invented a ghosts clever enough to follow me home when I wear this disguise." - Larry Edwards
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Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Aaron, we told you not to mess with the whomping willow outside of Hogwarts!" - Emily Angel Block
2. "Dude, The Keebler Elves are holding me hostage until we buy more coooooooookkkkkkkiiiiiiieeeeesssss!!!!!!!!!" - Dana Anderson Flores
3. "wait!!!!.........this isnt Wonderland!!! AHHH WHAT THE F***!!!" - Benjamin Winter
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Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "DUDUDUUUUNN! Welcome to King Koopa's Castle! You must save Princess Peach!!!!!" - Nicole Fincher
2. "Jamilah Valentin The Temple of Doom has gotten so commercial these days." - Jamilah Valentin
3. "Aaron: UHHH, which one is the real Zak???" - Karen Hos
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Zak in a Woman's Wig

Zak in a Woman's Wig

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Someone help me, i'm possessed by the ghost of a singer in an 80's hair band!" - Val Cortes
2. "Howard Stern: The Ghost Hunter" - Josh Roe
3. "Aaron: that is one scary looking woman!" - Melissa Melzer
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Zak Blasta Aaron With a Laser

Zak Blasta Aaron With a Laser

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "You must be this tall to hunt with us." - Tammy Dilley
2. "Watch closely, as I shove this strange light anomaly into Aaron's cornea." - Tanya LaBrake
3. "Now hold still Aaron, this won't hurt at all, I promise!" - Jan Cook
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Step Brothers

Step Brothers

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Can we go for ice cream after this?" - Janice Dmytriw
2. "The 80's called, they want their sweaters back!" - Deb Heller
3. "Seriously! No foolin' Aaron. They said we'd get the puppy if we behaved until this shoot was done." - Becky Cheney
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Zak and Aaron in London

Zak and Aaron in London

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Who put ectoplasm in my coffee!?" - Samantha Deaton
2. "Dude, you're stepping on my toe!" - Lacy Ann
3. "To much coffee man... tooo much coffee!!" - Alice Hogg.
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Christmas Aaron

Christmas Aaron

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Time to hunt the ghost of Christmas past." - Michael Makin
2. "Oh, I didn't know G.A. did their own version of "The Hangover"!!!!" - Elizabeth Cole
3. "Never be the first to pass out man!" - Cally Williams Neal
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Aaron and the Light

Aaron and the Light

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "The fumes in Zak's Dungeon are getting to my head..." - Kassie Moskal
2. "This new Laser grid seems a little over the top, Zak!" - Kai Holeman
3. "What!? ...Were out of coffee?" - Early May
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Watch the Throne

Watch the Throne

Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Welcome to Fangtasia! Sookie is MINE!" - Len Dorman
2. "Ho, ho, ho ... What do you want for Christmas, little ghost?" - Ken Stollman
3. "Alright, who put glue on this chair?!?!" - Christine Peat
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Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "At this exact moment we captured an EVP saying, melts in your mouth, not in your hands." - Mikki Hart
2. "Not again!!" - Keith Mathis
3. "Aaron: mmm ... skittles, taste the rainbow. Machine: mmm ... human, taste the flesh!" - Thaddeus Harrison
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Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Honey, I cant believe you left the house without make-up again." - Mario-Korene Estrada
2. "No! No ice cream right now. We have to go. Zak and Nick need our help. We can go to Dairy Queen later!!!" - Jessica Susanne Unger
3. "You wanna put your chainsaw WHERE?!?" - Clarissa Dulll
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Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Did you hear that???!!!! I swear I heard a little girl voice say Nick Groff!!! My EVP meter is slammed... I am checking out the hallway..." - Ted Smith
2. "OMG he's riding bear back!!!" - Tar Heel Paranormal
3. "Dude... what happened last night?" - Tessa Stephens
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Caption contest results (not in order):
1. "Look what Aaron gave me for my birthday." - Jude Horbatak
2. "This is what happens when you watch Ghost Hunters and not Ghost Adventures." - Austin Bennett
3. "Zak.... quit playing head games." - Dustin Chumley
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