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Friends of Bodie Day - Another Success!

We are grateful to all of you who helped us with our biggest event of the season! 

A special thank you to the event organizer, Terri Geissinger, and the many volunteers, state park employees, vendors, and participants who helped to make this a special day.  We would also like to thank the Friends of Bodie Membership for your support and attendance, the visiting public, and everyone who came dressed in costume. 
Looking forward to next year! 
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Bodie Ghost Walk and Free Star Stories

June 27– July 18 – August 29 

These dates are full - sorry.  We may be adding dates, so please check back.

Three Extraordinary Nights ~ Three Remarkable Tours

Bodie will stay open until 10pm for the General Public. You are welcome to enjoy town on your own or take a tour and turn your night into an experience that will last a lifetime!!

The 1 ½ hour Ghost Walk begins at 6pm at the Church. As we meander through the quiet streets, you will learn of the most fascinating ghost stories and legends of Bodie. We will visit hangouts of the notorious, peer into the homes of the gentle and walk among the spirits of the past….

At 8pm, there will be an Exclusive Ghost Mill Tour. The 116 year old Standard Mill will be especially spooky under dim lights…. You will hear strange tales of the place where memories have collected for over a century.

If you have ever experienced Bodie at night, you know that the star studded sky is breathtaking. It is a perfect time to learn of the ancient stories of our universe. Astronomer Dave Hurst will begin the ‘Star Stories’ at 8:30pm.

$35 per person – Ghost Walk

$20 per person – Ghost Mill Tour

FREE – Star Stories

Tickets available at our online store or by calling (760) 647-6564

Please call (760) 647-6564 for more details.

Entrance fee apply to all visitors ($5 Adults - $3 under 18)

Park closes at 10pm