If summertime economic woes have you wailing like a banshee, wishing for a better vacation, perhaps you can combine your love of the paranormal with a cheap and close trip. Haunted Hikes is a book I have featured on this site before - with good reason. In this spine-chilling tome is a wealth of ghostly legends from America's national parks. So, it stands to reason there's one close to you. Check it out.