The Little Old Lady. May as well share, maybe telling the story will help me to stop thinking about it now that my children are getting older and may start asking to attend a Summer Camp some day. ... “Years ago someone posted a comment (probably on r/creepy) about camping somewhere out in bumfuck wilderness of Canada. Don't forget to like and subscribe and hit the bell! The Creak. The Hanged Man. Consider doing an AMA request instead. Realised my back was against the canvas of the tent. ... During a camping trip my dog Lady trotted off into the woods while we were having a … One nice nights, we just cowboy camped on a tarp because it was cooler and easier than setting up an A frame. You just never know what's out there! The lion was just a big kitty who wanted to cuddle. My ex and I shared a birthday and would camp at Ginnie Springs every year to celebrate. One night we heard this blood curdling scream followed by growling. The world may be scary, but it can also … one even came within like 50 yards. We ended up walking her back to the campground and tried helping her find her group. Bear attacks, murderers, and lawn gnomes, oh my! Twitter. We had flashlights be we liked to try and navigate through the woods with them turned off. Stupid me replied with a strong voice: "yes". Cookies help us deliver our Services. Recommended story : The Shores of Pluto . Just knocks. As they sit around a crackling fire in the dark of night, chilling stories are told of vengeful ghosts and threatening monsters. Scary Stories. My family used to camp at a state park. He finally stirs and in a loud, groggy voice, he says "What?" In 2016 my boyfriend (now my husband) and I went camping in eastern Pennsylvania. A couple weeks later he saw her in the store again and went up to her and asked her how her trip had gone. It was pretty creepy. About 10 minutes later I started hearing lots of people talking outside my tent so I got out and discovered the tree fell on someone's tent kind of close by and killed them. Camping is fucking great. We had coyotes near us once except they were growling and howling, probably because they smelled our steaks. Went camping in Ginnie Springs in Florida about 10 years ago and sometime at night I heard that sound you hear in movies/TV of a huge tree falling. He's in charge of the \"new\" construction – converting the kitchen in to the master bedroom for instance, while I'm on wallpaper removal duty. The good people of the internet are no different. r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions. The telling of supernatural tales is a long-held, cherished tradition among campers. i think the wild is MUCH safer than being around a campsite where any scum of the earth humans can go. So sit back, listen, and get spooked. Reddit's best camping horror stories are not for the faint of heart. Print. We were going to get a travel trailer and then got interested in class C motorhomes, used or leftover. This is, of course, just for fun, as we can't independently authenticate these stories. We didn’t go to a designated campground, but just hiked for a while and found a spot where others had camped. Didn't see anything. Removing it is brutal, but oddly satisfying. I'm just repeating what my friend told me so I guess it's time to go kick his ass. Posts that have few relevant answers within the first hour, and posts that are not appropriate for the [Serious] tag will be removed. Out the back of the tents rockets a skunk, leaving a rooster tail of dust as he beats feet for the hills. If you tell me a story that actually happened, though, well…I’ll be much less inclined to turn off the hallway light at night, if you know what I mean. She was wearing dark clothes and was covered in dirt. Reddit’s /r/nosleep community is known for crafting some of the most horrifying creepypasta — short, online works of horror posed as true stories. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Sign up for the Thought Catalog Weekly and get the best stories from the week to your inbox every Friday. I was going to share my "scary story" but then I read that you want our stories to back up your decision on not wanting to go camping. As I moved a bit, I heard the voice from my buddy, from his tent. r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions. Creepy stories from the outdoors. “The Creak” is less of a scary campfire story and more of a creepy poem, making it pretty … I grew up hiking and camping wherever I could get to, so I was used to the noises and calls animals will make in the woods at night. By Jeffery Pritchett — 3 years ago – Share on Twitter – Share on Facebook – Share on Reddit – Share via Email; From the Swamp Dweller Youtube channel comes more scary and true tales of frightening camping trips into the deep woods. I get sleep paralysis occasionally, too. From animal attacks to inexplicable sightings, we've rounded up some of the most harrowing, startling, and stomach-churning camping stories from Reddit users. Didn't think anything of it. 31 True Stories Of Deeply Disturbing Camping And Hiking Trips Gone Terrifyingly Wrong By Eric Redding Updated December 16, 2020. When it’s cold outside, she likes to snuggle up behind my back. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Sit down, buckle up, and prepare for 8 of the creepiest stories ever! By Eric Redding Updated December 16, 2020. We were convinced there was a mountain lion fight going on right outside the tent. Report comments that violate these rules. H bear. At least once a year. One morning about 15 years back, a college girl counselor woke up with a knife stuck in the ground next to her face. Once more the other guy says "There's a skunk in the tent!" Read this Reddit thread for more stories. It's hooves, right outside that thin sheet of plastic. Turns out it was a stray house cat engaged in a stand off with an armadillo... Safari guide here. She just stared at him and then looking upset left without saying anything. Press J to jump to the feed. It's a lady crawling on the ground whispering just random words. Didn't think anything of it. These 24 real-life creepy camping stories will have you thinking twice about packing up the tent, and heading into the great outdoors. 1. He spoke a bit hushed, and with a definite tremble in his voice; "TheAfricaBug are you awake?". and shoots out the front of the tent, still in his sleeping bag, like an inchworm. Don't climb trees on mushrooms. When i was out camping by lake erie i went fishing early in the morning thinking id go and see if i could catch a trout or something nice for breakfest. Parent comments that aren't from the target group will be removed, along with their child replies. Its been a while since I made a true scary story video so here are some true scary camping and hiking stories from reddit. If your mom or dad are able to label your work… I don't know about you but I kinda make a game of peelin… AAAAAAAAAA!!!!!" Though I am in Colorado so my take on this might be skewed. Unless you're somewhere in the actual wild, nothing is going to happen to you. We were about half a mile from the nearest camp site when we heard soft whispering behind us. When I was younger, around 14 or 15 years old. The animal next to me got up, and (luckily) ran away. Thanks for your cooperation and enjoy the discussion! I’d basically bushwhacked to a remote part of the woods just off the shoreline of the lake. For fans of horror and frightening fiction, two-sentence horror stories are the perfect way to get a quick thrill. A couple years ago, me and two of my buddies decided to go camping out in Pisgah. Then we see what's whispering. Email. I don't know. We bought an old house, my boyfriend and I. We quickly cleaned everything up I slept with my gun on me. I’m picturing a witch crawling on the ground calling you “my pretties”. I hear what you're saying but I don't like the idea of being out in the middle of nowhere, in the bush / forest or wherever, with who knows what around. Attached was a note that said: sweet, free knife! Edit: Apparently people are saying this isn't true. To me, that makes them so much scarier. It was a really cold winter night, temperatures drop close to zero here in the lowveld. “I’m not sure it counts as another human being because we didn’t positively identify anyone…but a few years ago my friend and I were staying in a small cabin my Dad had on a remote piece of land in the Idaho wilderness. Nature is a nightmare. ", over and over. Camping was free, no cell service, barely a road, etc. Creepy Two-Sentence Stories maybe it was one of her fellow counselors though. When she sees that we notice her she stands up and declares that she is looking for her campsite. This story is long but worth the read if you love good, slow-building, totally bone-chilling horror. 30 Hikers On The Single Scariest Thing They’ve Seen Deep In The Woods. At least this one has positive connotations, right? We have a 33-foot Laredo, but it is too long. 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