Despite it being November and Halloween is squarely in our rearview mirror, I still wanted to post about one of our Halloween traditions: a visit to Canyon Trail Cemetery in Carol Stream to see all the haunts and ghosts and witches and scares. We've visited the Canyon Trail Cemetery for the past five years - counting this year. This post covers our visit in 2018. Our visit in 2017 . Our visit in 2016 . Our visit in 2015 . Our visit in 2014 . This year, it was a little too scary for the KotBT. He didn't like some of the things that leap out and what have you. So we did a quick tour, then headed back to the van. Nat and the girls spent more time looking at everything. We did notice a few new things - or at least they were new to us. In particular...I've never noticed the Haunted Mansion sounds/speech from Madame Leota and her levitating head scene from the ride . You know the part, right? Here: It's too late for you to visit this year, but make
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We might not live in Elmhurst any longer, but that doesn't mean we can't keep *some* of our Halloween traditions alive, right? We didn't find time to get to Sonny Acres this year, but we DID get to Canyon Trail Cemetery in Carol Stream . I posted about our visit to this house in 2016 , in 2015 , and in 2014 here on the blog. If you have time, head there before the place disappears for the season tonight!