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....had to try it

I was nearby and had heard about Spook Hill, so decided to try it out. I followed the instructions... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2018
sunnycay
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TN
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No WAY!!!

I went here to check it out to see if it was really true and it is! Lots of clean fun and the kids... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
lauralee882017
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Auburn, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a bit of difficulty finding it to start with because the GPS only took us part way and said we were there. So we circled the block and followed the signs. Reading about Spook Hill, I thought our car would roll up Spook...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank strangenurse
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

I thought my car was going to roll up the hill! That would be cool and spooky! Any car in neutral on a hill is goi g to roll back.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BillieJoW10
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Great little place for a drive through quick visit. Be careful and take your time. Many cars come through so you may have to circle a couple times. Once you are up the hill, it is a one way! We took tennis balls and experimented!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank donnal187
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Cool for you to try out. Kids will wonder what makes it moves. Just follow the directions on the sign and watch your car move.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeanmarie E
Reviewed January 2, 2019

This is a fun place to visit for something you willl not experience often. Rather than give away the fun, just visit and watch what happens to your auto placed in reverse.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 722eugened
Reviewed December 19, 2018

I grew up not too far from Spook Hill. My parents used to take me and my brother to 'experience' it. We were always fascinated by it. Even today, it is pretty cool.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

I was nearby and had heard about Spook Hill, so decided to try it out. I followed the instructions on the sign, stopped the car on the line, put the car in neutral....and very obviously rolled downhill. I didn't see the optical illusion at all.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sunnycay
Reviewed November 9, 2018

If you are in the area, you definitely need to check out Spook Hill! I remember doing this as a child, and my daughter loves it. It's really cool!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

I went here to check it out to see if it was really true and it is! Lots of clean fun and the kids will love it! Oh, yeah, its free!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank lauralee882017
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Ok, so I heard about this place from my uncle. I thought he was pulling my leg so I looked it up. Sounded interesting so we tried it. It is cool. Now it's not totally mind blowing or anything but it's free and fun. So...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jason P
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muzicgal
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Spook Hill (4 Replies)
Any body been there?
May 22, 2007|
Response fromNafa|
We went a while back and to be honest I didn't see the illusion at all, but I was the only one.