Tickets on sale Sunday for historic Ghost Walk |

Tickets on sale Sunday for historic Ghost Walk

Tickets for the Frontier Historical Society’s historic Ghost Walk through Linwood (Pioneer) Cemetery in Glenwood Springs are on sale starting Sunday.

The seventh annual walk takes place Oct. 20-22 and Oct. 27-29 up the hill to the old cemetery where costumed actors portray characters from Glenwood’ past.Tours take place at 7, 7:45, 8:30 and 9:15 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 7, 7:45 and 8:30 p.m. on Sundays, and are limited to 30 people each. The 7 p.m. tours are recommended for young children.

Participants need to carry lanterns or flashlights for the moderately strenuous 12-mile hike up to the cemetery. Lanterns will be available for purchase for $10 before each tour. Be advised that once up at the cemetery, the terrain is hilly and mildly strenuous. Wear appropriate footwear and be prepared for possible inclement weather. Those with physical limitations should not attempt the hike.Tickets are $10 for Frontier Historical Society members and $15 for other persons age 3 and older. Advance ticket purchase is highly recommended. Tickets will be available at Through the Looking Glass bookstore beginning on Sunday and at the Frontier Historical Museum starting Monday. Tickets may be reserved with a credit card by calling the museum at 945-4448. Tickets are nonrefundable, and lost tickets cannot be honored. Late arrivals will be held back and may be allowed to join the following tour.

Cookies and cider will be served at the bottom of the hill after each tour. No flash photography or recording devices are allowed during the performances – photographs of individual performances may be taken with the actor’s permission.The Ghost Walk is a fundraiser for the Frontier Historical Society and Museum. For more information, call the museum in Glenwood Springs at 945-4448 or e-mail

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