Crew Spotlight

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Zak and the guys join close friend Gary Galka and his family in Connecticut to help them find closure after a tragic loss. 960 1280

  

On September 25, 2004, Gary's 17-year-old daughter Melissa struck a tree with her car and died 3 days later. 960 1280

  

A painting of Mel's prom dress that fellow students made for her. 960 1280

  

Since Melissa's death, Gary has become an award winning paranormal investigator and he started a company that produces some of the equipment Ghost Adventures uses. 960 1280

  

An employee at Gary's workshop building Mel Meters. 960 1280

  

The family puts a wreath on Mel's grave on her birthday each year. 960 1280

  

Aaron and Nick filming above a waterfall in Connecticut. 960 1280

  

The guys said a prayer for Melissa and the Galka family inside this church. 960 1280

  

Zak interviews Gary inside his workshop where RT EVP Detectors are also created. 960 1280

  

Zak and Aaron first learned about the Galkas' birthday tradition in the car. 960 1280

  

The guys visited Mel's high school before the investigation. 960 1280

  

Mel's old room is still exactly the way she left it except for the photos from friends on her bed. 960 1280

  

Zak, Nick and Aaron check out new gear at Gary's workshop. 960 1280

  

Sauk Centre

Sauk Centre

Aaron sets up his camera on the shoot in Sauk Centre, MN. 960 1280

  

Palmer House Hotel

Palmer House Hotel

Zak talks to some guests who have stayed at the Palmer House Hotel and experienced strange paranormal phenomena there. 960 1280

  

Palmer House Hotel

Palmer House Hotel

Zak, Nick and Aaron film outside the Palmer House Hotel. The hotel opened in 1901, after the Sauk Centre House – another hotel that stood on the property – burned down in 1900. It’s rumored that those who died in the blaze still linger at the hotel. 960 1280

  

Digging for bones

Digging for bones

Zak gets suited up to go digging for bones in the basement of the hotel. 960 1280

  

Room 11 Palmer House Hotel

Room 11 Palmer House Hotel

The hotel’s owner, Kelly Freese, holds the key to room 11 – one of the most haunted rooms in the hotel. 960 1280

  

digging for bones

digging for bones

Zak’s ready to go dig for bones in the basement. 960 1280

  

Palmer House Hotel

Palmer House Hotel

After reports of a strange energy in the basement of the Palmer House Hotel, the guys decide to spend some time down there. 960 1280

  

Palmer House Hotel

Palmer House Hotel

Zak and Nick shoot the show intro in front of the Palmer House Hotel. 960 1280

  

Palmer House Hotel

Palmer House Hotel

Memorabilia line the walls of the historic hotel. 960 1280

  

Palmer House

Palmer House

The guys capture an incredible number of EVPs during their investigation of the Palmer House. 960 1280

  

Historical society

Historical society

Zak stops by the historical society to do some research. He learns that a man hung himself in the hotel bar by jumping off the pool table. 960 1280

  

Zak checks his Mel Meter

Zak checks his Mel Meter

Zak checks his Mel Meter. 960 1280

  

Palmer House Hotel

Palmer House Hotel

The boys are ready to investigate the Palmer House Hotel. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Zak Bagans interviews Teresa David, general manager of The Myrtles Plantation in St. Francisville, LA. The plantation is considered to be one of the most haunted places in America. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

For years, fans have been asking the Ghost Adventures Crew to visit this more than 200-year-old plantation, and the guys have finally answered the call. 960 1280

  

The Myrtles Plantation

The Myrtles Plantation

Believed to have been built on top of an ancient Native American burial ground, The Myrtles Plantation is now a bed-and-breakfast for anyone brave enough to stay the night. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Zak, Nick and Aaron approach The Myrtles Plantation to begin their investigation before the night’s lockdown, which Nick says yields “the best piece of evidence ever gathered by the Ghost Adventures Crew.” 960 1280

  

St. Francisville, LA

St. Francisville, LA

Not far from Baton Rouge, St. Francisville, LA, is full of the live oak trees and Spanish moss that Louisiana is so well known for. 960 1280

  

The Myrtles Plantation

The Myrtles Plantation

The stories of the hauntings at the Myrtles are legendary, and therein lies the problem. Separating what is fact from what is fiction becomes the focus of the GAC’s investigation. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Zak, Nick and Aaron prepare to interview Hester Ebey, the tour director who has been at The Myrtles Plantation for more than 20 years. 960 1280

  

The Myrtles Plantation

The Myrtles Plantation

One of the many beautiful rooms inside The Myrtles Plantation. 960 1280

  

The Myrtles Plantation

The Myrtles Plantation

The floor beneath one of the beds has been scratched and gouged. An eyewitness account claims that this bed has been known to shake and move on its own, causing the scratches seen here. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Zak, Nick and Aaron learn about Chloe, the slave girl whose apparition is believed to have been captured in the most famous photo taken at Myrtles. Legend has it that she was the owner’s mistress, and when he tried to end the affair, she retaliated by poisoning a birthday cake. 960 1280

  

Nick Groff at the Myrtles Plantation

Nick Groff at the Myrtles Plantation

Nick quietly reflects on the history of The Myrtles Plantation, preparing himself for the lockdown later that night. 960 1280

  

The Myrtles Plantation

The Myrtles Plantation

The dining room is set for guests at The Myrtles Plantation. 960 1280

  

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Ghost Adventures at the Myrtles Plantation

Nick films Zak as he recounts the information they have dug up so far in their investigation of the plantation. 960 1280

  

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