Idaho Falls: Crowley House

Many people walking by have reported the sound of running water and also trees being lit up from an unknown light source (NOTE**there is no longer running water or electricity at this vacant lot). People say that his lit is haunted by a family that was murdered by the father/husband and that he can sometimes be seen roaming around.

Legend has it that if you go over the hill at dusk on a certain night you can see the kids just before you hit them.

A family lived in a house, which was located on 45th RD just at the top of a hill. By driving over the hill at a fast speed, you wouldn't have a chance to stop if something was in the road on the other side. One day around dusk the two kids that lived in the house were playing in the yard. The kids decided to cross the road and were hit by an oncoming car unable to see them. The family mourned the death of the two children but the mother never recovered from the tragic incident and about a year later killed herself. The father could not bare the burden of losing his two children and his wife and hung himself in the garage some time later.

Update: Notes (8/17/2002) On a recent trip to Idaho Falls, I visited the Crowley House and it has been destroyed! We are looking to see if anyone has a picture of the house when it was standing.


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  • DJ-J

    Submited on: Tuesday 20th of November 2012 02:47:54 AM

    It's too bad that there are such conflicting stories about this house, and of ""the lot" >>
  • Lex

    Submited on: Saturday 14th of April 2012 05:22:34 PM

    The Crowley House is below my canal!!!! Me and my friends always go there and see if there is anything to see. One time me and my best friend went there around dusk, I didn't see anything or anyone but I looked in the window of the garage and saw a rope >>
  • Ash

    Submited on: Saturday 29th of October 2011 05:38:12 PM

    I actually went to this house when I was 16 years old. I am now 28 years old. My friends and I were always interested in ghosts and the things beyond, so this was the place for us. We walked through every part of this house, garage and outer storage unit( >>
  • LaShae

    Submited on: Wednesday 28th of September 2011 04:16:35 PM

    I've been to the house with two of my friends before, chelsey was too scared to even get out of the car. Me and kurtis walked through the house, couldn't get upstairs because the fridge was thrown in front of the stairs, so we walked out and looked in the >>
  • Sydney101

    Submited on: Wednesday 5th of January 2011 04:14:44 PM

    I think it was scary and very chilling. If the people live next door, then they might notice that they might hear screams or hearing of footprints. It reminds me of a story I used to read. >>
  • Adam of IFtown

    Submited on: Tuesday 24th of August 2010 09:14:16 AM

    The truth.... first of all; the lot and the crowley house have no connection in origin or location, the story of the lot predates the demolition of the crowley house by a good five years, plus ""the lot"" is said to be surrounded by a six foot wood planke >>
  • catracho

    Submited on: Monday 28th of December 2009 12:45:38 AM

    thats a funny story cause the people your talking about are doing great and live right next door haha >>
  • Victoria

    Submited on: Saturday 31st of October 2009 02:42:03 PM

    The Crowley home isn't far from where I live, and it looks(although I can't be positive) much like the land my great-grandparents had a house on. It was owned in the family its whole existence and was torn down still owned by the family. I'd like to know >>
  • staci

    Submited on: Wednesday 20th of May 2009 10:43:24 AM

    was told that the father went crazy and killed his family then hung himself. then also he accidently ran over the little girl while backing up. then killed wife and son then hung self. have visited the house. got bad enery so i left. i am tryig to find ou >>
  • Sarah

    Submited on: Thursday 7th of May 2009 12:06:17 AM

    In 2001 my friends and I went to go check it out. We were skeptical and didn't expect to see anything but boy were we wrong. The house was so disheveled and we felt like someone was following us. When we went into the garage all five of us saw a man hangi >>
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