Forest Of Fright

Phone: 740-280-0952



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Kay Bowling & Trophy Supply, LLC


We are now accepting:

Visa, Mastercard, Discover
There will be an additional charge of $1.00 per transaction.

Forest of Fright

When Night Falls - The Terror Begins - 9 Years Of Fears

We are South Eastern Ohio’s Premiere
Haunted Attraction


Certified by Ohio Paranormal Investigations

The Forest of Fright is located just minutes from Zanesville Ohio in the small town of Philo. The Forest of Fright has been featured on Rotting Flesh Radio. Voted #1 Best Haunted Attraction on Haunt Rater of Ohio. Featured in “Over the Back Fence” Southern Ohio’s Own Magazine and reviewed by the Scare Factor Team & Dark Destinations.

We have extended the trail. It is now just under a mile long in length. The dead bellhop will give you a ride in the Hellavator, Walk in Kari’s playhouse, Toxic Terror, Butcher Shack. See what awaits you in the Asylum on the hillside. Blood thirsty Hillbilly Klowns are waiting for you. Expect the unexpected when you walk into the dark foggy maze as you try and find your way out.

Visit the Forest of Fright for an evening of fun, scares & fright to last you an eternity. Warm up by the bonfire and listen to the music.

We got voted #2 out of 6 haunted forests by the Motor City Horror Club


Kari's Toy Box

Kari's Toy Box


Disclaimer: This haunt is not recommended for children 13 years of age or younger. Parental discretion is advised.




Chris Beardsley

Have a Special Event? Birthdays, Anniversary, Weddings, Bachelorette Partys, etc.

The Forest of Fright will handle the party for you, please call for pricing or just let us know that you want to have your event here and we will provide tables at NO charge.

(June - October only)


Manager/Make-up Artist Kelly Nestor was featured in the Special Clown Collectors edition in the 13th Hour Magazine.




From Zanesville/Cambridge/Columbus:

Take RT 60 South to 719 Turn Right onto 719...Cross over bridge at light Turn Left on RT 555 south to Irish Ridge Rd. Make Left on Irish Ridge and Follow Signs

From Lancaster:

Take Rt 22 to 719 Make Right onto 719 ...Turn at the Light RT 555 south to Irish Ridge Rd, Make Left onto Irish Ridge and Follow the signs

From McConnelsville:

Take RT 60 North to Gaysport..Turn Left onto RT 376 Cross over bridge and make a Right onto River Rd Follow the Signs