Dusk in Lincoln City, Oregon (photo by Cheryl Landes)
Starting tonight, Taft Haunted Tours return to explore the mysteries and legends of Lincoln City’s historic waterfront. You’ll learn about the mysterious Ghost Schooner of Siletz Bay and a strange Bigfoot sighting. You’ll find out where Whiskey Jack is and encounter some more surprises.
The tours are 90 minutes and cover about a mile of walking on flat terrain, which is wheelchair accessible. If it’s raining, ponchos are provided.
Here’s the tour schedule.
Full Moon Tour
- Tuesday, September 1, 8-9:30 p.m.
- Thursday, October 1, 7-8:30 p.m.
- Saturday, October 31, 7-8:30 p.m.
Ghosts & Legends Tour
- Saturday, October 3, 7-8:30 p.m.
- Saturday, October 10, 7-8:30 p.m.
- Saturday, October 17, 7-8:30 p.m.
- Saturday, October 24, 7-8:30 p.m.
All tours depart from the Sapphire Center, 4840 SE Highway 101 in Lincoln City. Arrive 10 minutes early to check in.
Tickets must be purchased online. They’re $20 per person or $45 for a VIP package that includes a choice of one of two styles of glow-in-the-dark Haunted Taft T-shirts, and a goodie bag.
COVID-19 measures are in place, meaning that masks are required and parties must keep a six-foot distance from others. One person from each party will check in for everyone with them. The tour guides are using amplification devices so that everyone can keep a safe distance. Check Taft Haunted Tours’ website for more safety measures.
For more information, visit hauntedtaft.com.