For those new to ghost hunting learning can come from trial and error. Although when one is dealing with the paranormal they want to keep their ghost hunting mistakes to a minimum.
Ghost Hunting Resources
With ghost hunting gaining in popularity there are new resources such as this article on Expert Advice on Ghost Hunting to help assist those involved in this activity. These resources can be most valuable in helping both the experienced and inexperienced.
Avoiding the Ghost Hunting Mistakes
The following are just a few of the common ghost hunting mistakes that are made and it certainly is not an all exhaustive list.
- Being Naïve: Some think that no expertise or knowledge is required for ghost hunting. The assumption is made that it is just a matter of visiting a haunted region and the ghostly experience is sure to manifest itself. This way of thinking has caused many ghost hunters hours of wasted time and a great deal of disappointment.
- Ignoring Logic. Some ghost hunters are so intent on keeping the hauntings alive that they will not accept any form of logical explanation for the paranormal event. It is called “keeping your head in the sand”. But, this type of approach just serves to weaken true ghostly events.