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The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes 

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Updated October 3, 2019 1.6k votes 702 voters 93k views 74 items

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List of the best Ghost Hunters episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Ghost Hunters episodes of all time are. For more scares, check out other great paranormal reality shows or creepy photos that prove ghosts are real. Fans of Ghost Hunters are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

List includes "Shining Hotel," "Haunted Lighthouse," more. What is the best Ghost Hunters episode of all time? Look below and find out. And when you're done, check out our list of the best ghost shows.

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Shining Hotel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 22, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 2

Original Airing: May 31 2006

TAPS travels to Estes Park, Colorado to investigate the Stanley Hotel made famous by the movie The Shining.
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Haunted Lighthouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 19, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 2

Original Airing: May 03 2006

TAPS members Jason, Grant, Dustin, Steve, and Brian travel to Florida to investigate the rumored haunting of the St. Augustine Lighthouse, built in 1870. Steve's fear of heights become a problem ...more
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Eastern State Penitentia... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 5, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 1

Original Airing: Nov 03 2004

TAPS investigates Eastern State Penitentiary, an abandoned prison with a long, colorful history and a reputation for paranormal activity. While there, they capture a strange, shadowy shape on ...more
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Haunted Sanatorium is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 14, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 2

Original Airing: Mar 29 2006

TAPS investigates the Waverly Hills Sanatorium where 63,000 patients died of tuberculosis.
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Ghostly Soldier/ Medium ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 13, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 2

Original Airing: Oct 19 2005

Jason and Grant investigate sightings of several apparitions in the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Next TAPS searches for evidence in the home of a real medium, also in the same ...more
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Myrtle's Plantation is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 1, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 2

Original Airing: Jul 27 2005

We are re-introduced to Jason and Grant, and TAPS gets a new headquarters, a new van, and lots of new equipment. Jason and Grant must make a hard decision about Brian.The team gets a call from ...more
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Race Rock Lighthouse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 4, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 1

Original Airing: Oct 27 2004

At the request of the US Coast Guard, TAPS goes to Long Island Sound to investigate the Race Rock Lighthouse. The lighthouse is now automated, but the Coast Guard officers who come to do ...more
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Unexplained Phenomena is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 24, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Dec 09 2009

TAPS heads to Willow Grove, Pennsylvania to investigate an 18th-century farmhouse, where it has been claimed to be inhabited by spirits that allegedly play with the lights and cast large, dark ...more
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Titanic Terror is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 6, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Apr 15 2009

TAPS heads over to Atlanta, Georgia at the Pemberton Place to investigate claims of paranormal activities at a local aquarium. The Georgia Aquarium is the home of a large exhibit of rare RMS ...more
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Ghost of Buffalo Bill is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 20, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Nov 04 2009

TAPS investigates the Buffalo Bill museum with guest hunter Eddie McClintock from the hit Syfy series "Warehouse 13". According to various workers, the museum is filled with ...more
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Club Dead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 4, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Apr 01 2009

TAPS heads to Florida to investigate claims of the paranormal made in part by staff members of the historic 'El Circulo Cubano de Tampa', which include a female apparition who haunts the the ...more
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Mark Twain House is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 23, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Dec 02 2009

TAPS heads to Hartford, Connecticut to investigate the house of the well known American author Mark Twain. Where it has been reported that people who visit this home have seen sightings of ...more
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Child Haunting / Sutclif... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 7, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 2

Original Airing: Sep 07 2005

The TAPS team visits two homes to investigate their claims of a long history of paranormal activity.
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I am Not Guilty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 10, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 26 2009

In this Civil War-themed episode, the Ghost Hunters visit the historic Samuel Mudd House, famous for being a pit stop for John Wilkes Booth on his escape route following the assassination of ...more
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Inhuman Entity is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 9, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 19 2009

Ladouceur House, Blackstone Massachusetts The team returns with all new cases. First up is the private residence of the Ladouceur family in Blackstone, Massachusetts. Once when Roxanne, the ...more
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There Ghosts the Neighbo... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Season 1 Episode 21: TAPS travels to Missouri to help three generations of a family living on one haunted estate.
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Hindenburg Crash Site is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 25, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Dec 16 2009

In the exciting season finale, TAPS travels to the site where Hindenburg, one of history's most infamous disasters, took place. Because the tragedy occurred on a large naval base, the team is ...more
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Orphans of Gettysburg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Season 1 Episode 14: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania may be one of the most tragic historic landmarks in the United States. This was the site of the deadliest battle of the American Civil War: 51,000 people died in 3 days. With that much blood on the soil, it's no wonder the town is a hotspot for paranormal activity.
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Flooded Souls is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Season 1 Episode 3: On this episode of Ghost Hunters, TAPS investigates the abandoned Hales Bar Dam and Marina that is supposedly cursed by a Cherokee chief! Are the ghosts of dead workers trapped in the world of walls?
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Hoover Damned is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Season 1 Episode 10: TAPS treks to Nevada to the Boulder City Hospital. Something just isn't right in that building, and the problems may go back to its interesting history.
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Camp Fear is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Season 1 Episode 8: This episode of Ghost Hunters brings Jason and his team to Camp Rutledge in Georgia. A regular summer camp, except it's haunted as heck and the kids are scared to death! Then later, TAPS helps a mother and her young daughter unravel the paranormal activity that is terrifying them at home.
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Crossing Over is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 7, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Apr 22 2009

The TAPS teams is joined by the GHI team (Ghost Hunters International) in a joint investigation of the Spalding Inn located in Whitefield, New Hampshire. The Spalding Inn is said to have been ...more
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Garden State Asylum is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 8, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Apr 29 2009

The TAPS team heads over to Newark, New Jersey to investigate an psychiatric hospital and facility, where people have claimed to hear and disembodied screams and sightings of a former nurse that ...more
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Rocky Mountain Hauntings... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 19, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Oct 28 2009

TAPS heads to Colorado to investigate the manor where the walls are bleeding. Briarhurst Manor was originally built in 1888 and is 14,000 square feet of pure eeriness. This swank (and spooky) ...more
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Glimmer Men is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Ghost Hunters Episodes
Episode: 16, Season: Ghost Hunters - Season 5

Original Airing: Oct 07 2009

The team travels to Massachusetts to investigate the USS Salem. The heavy cruiser ship was built in 1945 toward the end of WWII. Presently, volunteers and crew-members claim they've seen ...more