MEET OUR GHOST TOUR GUIDES

We know what scares you!

We are a team Ghost Tour Guides with years of experience working hard to meet all our clients’ needs and preferences. At Chaos Haunted & Historical Tours, we believe in maintaining long-term relationships with all of our clients. We will go the extra mile to make sure all the trips we plan and book are absolutely flawless. Are you ready to get going on your next Haunted Trip?

MIKE MCDOWELL

Owner Chaos Tours, Paranormal Adventurer, Prez. Indiana Ghost Trackers

Mike as been investigating hauntings since 1997 and began the Indiana Ghost Trackers in August 2000. He has investigated hundreds of locations around the US. Mike has conducted ghost tours of NW Indiana since 2001. He has been featured in numberous television productions, news articles, live television and radio interviews. Mike keeps very busy running the Indiana Ghost Trackers. Mike has been training people in paranormal investigation since 2001 and has taught classes all across Indiana as well as ghost hunting courses at Purdue University.

Mike is currently running 2 meetup.com groups and is a proud member of the Calumet Toastmasters.

(See his Bio page for more information)

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CHRIS LINCOLN

Dark Shores & Midnight Tours

Chris Lincoln is a region Paranormal Investigator and folklorist who has been hunting Ghosts since his teens, before it was trendy to see paranormal reality shoes on television. Chris has been many times over the years to the some of the areas most noted haunted sites and areas of legend and also to national sites like the Lizzy Borden house and Waverly Hills Sanatorium. Inspired by reading many books of the writings and journeys of Author and Ghost Hunter Hans Holzer, and Harry Price, (the Fathers of modern Paranormal research), and a family member who lives in a haunted house where Chris had some paranormal experiences as a youth, Chris knew early on his mission would be to find the truth. Chris also has an uncanny ability to gather good E.V.P. (Electronic Voice Phenomenon). Even though not psychic, he is still discovering why EVP activity increases during his sessions. Chris also specializes in tech gear and is always up on the latest instruments and techniques in the Paranormal field. With a background in technical fields and Law Enforcement, he is always a skeptic first, since many so called "hauntings" as he says, can be explained naturally. But if you were to ask him if Ghosts do indeed exist, you would get a firm definite answer!!
Chris Lincoln can be reached at 219-308-5105 or by email at: theghostlydetective@gmail.com

Our Team is ready to give you a great tour of our Haunted Region.

CHRIS MCDOWELL

TONYA PHILLIPS

Ghost Tour Guide The Porter County Terror Tours

Haunted Pub Crawl Specialist

Chris McDowell has been ghost hunting with his father Mike since the early age of 10 years old. His first paranormal encounter was at the age of 5 years old in his own bedroom seeing a young woman appear in his room who told him never to tell anyone she was there. She would talk to Chris almost every night. When he told his parents, she appeared one last time and told him that she would never appear again because he told people about her. A few years later Mike found out from the neighbors that a woman was murdered and her body dumped on the vacant lot where their house now stood. Was this .... the murdered womans' ghost? Perhaps it was!

Chris has is own style of tours that he does. Along with sharing the history and ghost stories of the region, its not uncommon for him to break out his guitar and put on a bit of a musical show while traveling down the dark and spooky roads. Chris currently plays with a band called Evil Waves and often an be found playing shows around NWI and the Chicago area. He is the Store GM at the Papa Johns in Valparaiso. Chris has been trained to investigate the paranormal while working with his dad.

Tonya has always been intrigued with death and what comes after. Growing up, she could be found dragging her Aunt and Uncle through cemeteries for hours on end to look at the tombstones. Further intrigued by the fact that she lived near the defunct Manteno State Hospital, she dabbled in the science of ghost hunting. Her first date with her husband was to a cemetery in the Kankakee State Park. Once a regular client of Chaos Trips, she and her husband joined Indiana Ghost Trackers South Lake Chapter. Now into any ghost hunting activity she can find, Tonya can be found dabbling in her photography, and stopping at just about every cemetery she can find, hoping that one day the dead will talk back. Her most recent addiction is old county poor farms, and mental institutions, and of course, the cemeteries that go along with them!

Haunted Pub Crawls and Walking tours of Valparaiso

Sarah Denton

Haunted Walking Tours and Pub Crawls Valparaiso

Sarah has had an interest in the paranormal since she was a kid. As a young girl, her mom took her to visit spooky, haunted sights and encouraged her love and interest in the supernatural. Growing up she always leaned towards books, movies and stories about ghosts and hauntings, wanting to learn more about them. Sarah has gone on many ghost hunts over the years throughout Indiana and Illinois, and has a love of learning the history and lore behind hauntings. Sarah has had her share of supernatural experiences and loves to hear about yours!

Gyl Gauglianone

Haunted Walking Tours and Pub Crawls Crown Point

Haunted Pub Crawls and Walking tours of Crown Point

Since a young age, Gyl has been fascinated with ghosts and the paranormal. Her past experiences include visiting cemeteries throughout Indiana and Illinois as well as personally experiencing a haunting in her own home for several months.   She enjoys bringing her love of history and the paranormal to the tours. 

Paula Honeycutt

Ghost Hunt Guide Midnight Tours, Cemetery Crawls

 I have been intrigued with the paranormal and the afterlife since my first spirit communication as a child. I began to really delve into paranormal investigating nine years ago and became more focused on spirit communication and the different ITC devices used to learn when and why paranormal phenomena occurs, along with communicating with the afterlife. I love to investigate historical locations and gathering evidence of the spirits that call them home through several different devices. Some places I enjoy investigating are historical and abandoned buildings, farms, asylums, and antiquated cemeteries. A few of my favorite locations I have investigated include Randolph County Infirmary, Ashmore Estates, legendary Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and of course our own Old Lake County Jail!!

Denise Mavity

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