Kevin Frantz tells a ghost story outside the old Nichols Library as leads Naperville's Official Ghost Tour.
Daily Herald file photo by Bev Horne/bhorne@dailyh
A mist trails Historic Ghost Tour's Diane Ladley during a daylight investigation at an Elgin cemetery. She insists the photo was not staged or doctored.
Courtesy of Diane Ladley
Oak Park Segway teams up with Greenline Wheels and Rickshaw Rick for the Haunted Squeals on Wheels: Oak Park Spooky Tales Tour.
Seadog Haunted Tours focus on Chicago River tragedies involving Fort Dearborn and the Eastland Disaster.
Take your dog along to do some ghost investigating in Aurora and Naperville as part of the Ghost Tails Dog Walk and Ghost Tour.
Hop aboard a Haunted Trolley Tour in Volo.
Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours' Haunted Halloween Tour offers up a high-tech way to find out about Chicago ghost stories.
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When most people think of local ghost tours, they picture crowds piling in and out of tour busses or following storytelling guides on foot. But nowadays spectral-seeking groups can also choose from ghost tours on bikes, boats and high-tech Segways. There's even a special tour where you can bring along your dressed-up dog. Many dedicated ghost tours plan special options in October, while other sightseeing tours add some Halloween flavor.