A snap of a twig. A rustling leaf. In the woods, myth, urban legend, and horror collide with real-life killers. Transporting viewers into a vortex of dark mystery and psychological terror, each episode tells the true story of a crime set in a desolate location.
Doug and Rozina Anderson's decision to spend a long weekend in the peaceful woods of Northern California turns out to be a fateful mistake.
In an Oklahoma town, Amanda Burney and her fiancé, Ethan Walton, run an errand that turns into a run for their lives.
Friends Liz Reiser and Brandi Hicks go to a video store where they give a ride to a stranger in the parking lot, turning their plans for a movie night into a real-life horror film.
Recent high-school graduate Stephanie Neiman gives her friend a ride, which ends with Neiman fighting for her life.
In 1979, a walk in the woods turns out to be a deadly mistake for single mother Marie Huckins, then, 20 years later, her daughter, Patricia, finds herself following in the same fateful footsteps.
In Santa Cruz, Calif., 19-year-old Linda Jozavich vanishes from work one night in 1979; then, years later, the murder of another local teenager, Lois Sigala, gives investigators a lead that puts them one step closer to solving Jozavich's case.
A picture-perfect dinner for two dissolves into a nightmare for college sophomore Dominique Nicky Hurd and a fellow classmate after they become the targets of a deranged predator.
After Heather Young and her boyfriend relocate to Michigan's tranquil Lower Peninsula, a nasty fight leads to an explosive and terrifying outcome.
On their way to Oregon, young lovebirds Kevin Thorpe and Laura Craig come face to face with evil on the mountainous, desolate back roads of Northern California.
Young love leads 15-year-old Jessica Keen down an increasingly rebellious path that culminates in a night of grave and unfathomable terror in rural Madison County, Ohio.
Reeling from a recent breakup, 23-year-old Jacey McWilliams is down in the dumps until she meets a hot, new man; just as they're about to take their relationship to the next level, it takes a horrific turn.
Sean Farmer travels to a remote campsite in Virginia for a fishing trip with his friend Scott Johnston. When a mysterious stranger appears, the area’s dark past returns to haunt the campers.
A mansion deep in the Georgia woods is said to house terrible secrets. Everyone in this rural county has heard the rumors, but no one knows the truth ... until a 1982 visit to Corpsewood Manor by a group of young locals turns deadly.
A late-night drive to a secluded Texas hill leads to a night of terror for college sweethearts.
The case of Larry Cragun, a resident of a remote lakeside town in Idaho who found the quietness of the community disturbing.