The town of Goldfield, Nevada sprang up rather quickly upon the discovery of gold there in 1902. It soon became the largest town in Nevada; a thriving mecca for adventurous miners, rowdy cowboys and old west entrepreneurs alike. During Goldfield’s boomtown heyday, several grand buildings were erected, including the now notoriously haunted Goldfield Hotel and… Read More Giving Up the Ghost: Goldfield High School
Two years ago, while on a road trip through the Nevada desert, we stopped in at the Mizpah Hotel in Tonopah, Nevada and peeked inside through the beveled glass of a side door. Built during the early 20th Century boom years of Nevada’s mining industry, back when Tonopah was known as “The Queen of the… Read More Mizpah Hotel, Tonopah, NV – Old Haunt, New Life.
There is a hotel in the Nevada desert that has stood guest-less for over 60 years, looming over the once prosperous and bustling boom-town of Goldfield. Aptly named the Goldfield Hotel, this stone and brick behemoth of the desert happens to be very haunted. It was built on the site where two previous incarnations had… Read More Golden Ghost: The Goldfield Hotel
The Mackay Mansion was originally built in 1860 and housed the offices of the Gould and Curry Mining Company. At the time, George Hearst, the father of William Randolph Hearst, worked as the Company Mine superintendent and was the first occupant of the home. Later, the home would become the residence of John Mackay, one… Read More Virginia City, NV: Mackay Mansion & the Girl in White
Los Angeles Paranormal investigated the Silver State Peace Officer’s Museum in Virginia City, Nevada over the course of three nights in April, 2010. The museum is located in the Storey County Courthouse building and occupies the space of the former 1876 Storey County Jail. We were there as part of ‘A Paranormal Interest Retreat,’ an… Read More Locked Up in Virginia City – Investigating the Old Jail
***Note*** You will want to listen to the following EVP’s with headphones on and volume up. EVP 1 – Step Out Into the Corridor There were 3 of us in the hotel, and we were standing together in the basement at the t-junction of 2 hallways. We were calling down the hallway because we were… Read More EVPs – Goldfield Hotel