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List Rules Whether or not your believe in ghosts, vote up and add all of your favorite paranormal reality shows.

What is the greatest paranormal reality show of all time? That's up to your votes to decide! Paranormal reality TV shows are all the rage, and with so many different ghost hunting programs to choose from, how can viewers decide which one is truly the best? A great paranormal reality TV show draws everyone in with promises of frightful adventures and proof of activity in other realms or planes of existence, but not all of them can deliver. This list includes some of the most notable, greatest paranormal investigation shows ever - but it's not complete, so feel free to add your favorites if any are missing. And don't forget to vote!

Paranormal reality television shows often involve teams of investigators going "hunting" for ghosts. Viewers are taken to locations that are notoriously haunted and then shown footage of the teams spending spooky hours trying to capture images, or sounds of ghosts in the area. Some of the best examples of this kind of program include the Travel Channel's Ghost Adventures, Ghost Hunters on Syfy, and A&E's Paranormal State.

Many of today's biggest and greatest paranormal reality shows of all time owe their success to older, classic programs that paved the way. Shows like Unsolved Mysteries and Sightings offered viewers a look at the unexplained, including paranormal activity, ghosts, orbs, UFOs, and even aliens. And really, when Robert Stack is telling you something is creepy in his *crazy creepy* voice, who doesn't get a little spooked?

Love reality shows, but hate the paranormal angle? Check out these lists of the best cooking competition TV shows, reality competition shows and reality dramas, and medical shows.

And finally, if you love to be scared, check out this list of the 12 most convincing real-life ghost stories!
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Ghost Adventures is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Ghost Adventures Travel Channel

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4,889 2,383
Ghost Hunters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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3,735 1,532
The Dead Files is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
The Dead Files Travel Channel

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3,325 1,201
Paranormal Witness is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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3,499 1,311
A Haunting is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
A Haunting Discovery Channel

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2,545 958
Destination Truth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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2,004 631
Paranormal Lockdown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Rick Arndt added Paranormal Lockdown

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2,210 1,324
Ghost Hunters International is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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2,578 1,382
Paranormal State is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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1,767 1,440
Celebrity Ghost Stories is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Celebrity Ghost Stories The Biography Channel, A&E

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2,142 1,016
Haunted Collector is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
AndrewW.Curley added Haunted Collector SyFy

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1,890 1,072
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Pboy81 added Ghost Mine In the remote woods of Sumpter, Oregon lies one of the richest gold mines in the United States that was abandoned 80 years ago when a series of tragedies gave it an infamous reputation for being haunted.  Now, a new owner ...

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1,807 1,217
Fact or Faked: Paranormal File... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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1,437 887
Unsolved Mysteries is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Unsolved Mysteries Spike, CBS, NBC

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1,623 765
Ghost Asylum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
MannyMolina added Ghost Asylum

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1,529 905
Scariest Places on Earth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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1,559 893
My Ghost Story: Caught on Came... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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1,400 980
Haunted Highway is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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1,340 781
The Haunting of... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
TeresaJae added The Haunting Of... Biography and Lifetime

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1,231 996
Psychic Kids is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Psychic Kids A&E Network

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925 1,074
Paranormal Challenge is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Paranormal Challenge Travel Channel

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792 1,048
Ghost Hunters Academy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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1,168 1,076
Most Haunted is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Most Haunted Sky Living, Travel Channel

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844 768
Ghost Lab is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
DavidSquishyFisher added Ghost Lab Discovery Channel

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480 914
In Search of... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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924 688
Mysteries at the Museum is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Mysteries at the Museum Travel Channel

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1,011 589
The Haunted is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
zachhughes713 added The Haunted Animal Planet

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Sightings is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Sightings Syfy, Fox Broadcasting Company

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756 710
Deep South Paranormal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
LindaFwl-Martin added Deep South Paranormal Syfy

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565 813
MonsterQuest is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
MonsterQuest The History Channel

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452 866
UFO Hunters is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
UFO Hunters The History Channel

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484 717
Ghost Detectives is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
kendra-aerielle-kittle added Ghost Detectives

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Ranker Video
rebecca-jeanette-czahor added My Haunted House

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497 597
Alaska Haunting is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
kendra-aerielle-kittle added Alaska Haunting Destination America

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832 777
American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
smfverily added American Horror Story FX

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673 764
Long Island Medium is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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611 739
Monsters and Mysteries in Amer... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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498 661
The Unexplained Files is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
IreneLegend added The Unexplained Files

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659 942
Finding Bigfoot is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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quinones3248 added Ghost Stalkers Planet Green

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437 776
I Survived...Beyond and Back is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
IreneLegend added I Survived...Beyond and Back The Biography Channel

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149 84
Ghost Brothers is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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Ranker Video
Pboy81 added Living Dead Paranormal Living Dead Paranormal is a paranormal group based in Greenville, OH. The group was founded in 2007 by three brothers; Josh, Rocky, and Shaun Fourman along with a close friend, Greg Brown. The Fourman brothers have had a keen ...

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UFO Files is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
UFO Files The History Channel

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121 208
The Ghost Inside My Child is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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Stranded is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Pboy81 added Stranded    Stranded is a paranormal investigation, reality television series that premiered on theSyfy network February 27, 2013 and is hosted by Josh Gates of DestinationTruth. The show is produced by executive producers ...

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Unsealed Alien Files is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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Celebrity Paranormal Project is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows

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262 714
Paranormal Afterparty is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows
Patty Blatt added Paranormal Afterparty

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Chasing UFOs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Paranormal Reality Shows