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Ghost Hunters’ episode featuring Fort Ontario airs tonight

“Ghostly Refuge,” an episode of “Ghost Hunters” filmed at Fort Ontario last summer, will air tonight, Oct. 3 at 9 p.m. on the SyFy Channel.

“Ghost Hunters” is a reality television series that investigates reports of paranormal activity across the U.S.

Watch the clip from tonight’s episode:

Paul Lear, historic site manager at Fort Ontario State Historic Site, said members of the “Ghost Hunters” cast and crew filmed in the officers’ quarters and other buildings at Fort Ontario for several days and nights last June and interviewed several people who had witnessed unusual sights and sounds at Fort Ontario. Featured cast members include Jason Hawes, Steve Gonsalves and Adam Berry.

The Friends of Fort Ontario, assisted by the Central New York Ghost Hunters, will host the annual Fort Ontario Ghost Tours Oct. 19 and 20 starting at 7 p.m. Admission is $10 per person. Groups will leave every 15 minutes until 11 p.m.

For ticket information go to www.fortontario.com. For accommodations and visitor information, go to www.visitoswegocounty.com.