Fort Knox Ghost Camp: August

  • August 19 - 20, 2023
  • Fort Knox

    740 Fort Knox Road
    Prospect, Maine 04981
Ticket Price $75.00 This event is now over

What is scarier than hunting for ghosts in a Fort built during the Civil War? Spending the night in one. Bring your tents and sleeping bags for an exciting evening of ghost hunting with the 207 Paranormal Ghost Trackers. Guests become part of a paranormal investigation using high–tech night vision and sensor equipment while exploring every nook and cranny of massive Fort Knox collecting hard evidence in search of the legendary ghosts rumored to inhabit the fort. Your campfire stories will never be the same! Good luck falling asleep quickly. Minimum age 18 or 12 if accompanied by an adult. Max: 30 guests and alcohol free. Questions - call 207-469-6553 or email us at Note: Tickets are non-refundable, in the event of rain, guests will remain under cover in the fort.

MEDICAL WARNING: Uneven surfaces, low ceilings and numerous sets of stairs along the tour. Individuals with difficulty with darkness, are pregnant, are less able, have lung, heart, allergic or other serious health conditions should proceed with extreme caution.

- The holder of this ticket understands there is an inherent risk involved with attending this event. The ticket holder voluntarily assumes all risks and dangers associated with participation. By entering the park property, you also agree to be videotaped and your image used on our website for promotion with no compensation. There are absolutely no refunds. Entrance is at your own risk.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No, however guests under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult (18 and older). This event is generally acceptable for all ages although parental discretion is advised.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking in the main lot. Check in at the Gate Booth and walk down to the Visitor Center to assemble into groups. Handicap parking is available near the Visitor Center however the fort is not ADA compliant and the event does not lend well to less able persons.

Will there be food at the event?

Yes, light snacks and drinks are provided in the evening and a "walk-away" breakfast (eg donuts, coffee, breakfast bars, etc) in the morning served in the Visitor Center. Please let us know of food allergies/sensitivities. We will attempt to accommodate special food requirements however you are welcome to bring in personal food/drinks. No alcohol is permitted. Subject to change.

What can I bring into the event?

Guests must supply their own tents and sleeping gear. Jackets (may be cold) and cameras (without flash). Cell phones and tablets should be off or silent during the tour. Electricity is not available for recharging devices. No firearms, weapons, alcohol, tobacco, glass bottles, pets, matches/lighters, laser pointers, or anything else deemed inappropriate or unsafe by our staff. Backpacks, purses, hand bags be inspected at any time and/or may result in denied entry or removal at any point of the tour.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Additional questions can be addressed by calling 207-469-6553 or emailing us at

What's the refund policy?

Tickets are non-refundable. Participation in the event is at your own risk. The event occurs even during inclement weather whereas the majority of the tour is inside and protected from rain and wind. 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, the staff will have the name(s) of the participants who purchased the tickets and will check off your name(s) or you can show your e-ticket on a smartphone.

Date & Time

Aug 19, 2023 8:00 PM - Aug 20, 2023 8:00 AM

Venue Details

Fort Knox

740 Fort Knox Road
Prospect, Maine 04981 Fort Knox
Friends of Fort Knox