Fortnite Ghost trap locations: Where to deploy a Ghost Trap in Fortnite

Now you're a Ghostbuster!

Fortnite's Ghost Trap is the final step in the Containment Specialist questline.

Coming after Mini-puft locations, Seismograph locations and Ghostbusters signs, you'll have to deploy a single Ghost Trap somewhere on the map.

Thankfully, there are plenty of locations to deploy one - and we will recommend three locations close to one another in case you need some options during a particularly heated match.

Fortnitemares 2021 - Wrath of the Cube Queen Story Trailer

Fortnite Ghost Trap location: Where to deploy a Ghost Trap in Fortnite

You can place a Ghost Trap across a large number of named locations across the map:


It's important to note that these locations aren't 100% exact, but, if you place a marker on the map where the exclamation marks point, you'll find yourself reasonably close to the location.

To save you searching, here are three Ghost Trap locations in the south-east of the map. You only need to deploy one, but in the event the location you start with is crowded with players, all three of these locations are connected by road - meaning you can reach the next within 30 seconds by car.

In Misty Meadows, there is a Ghost Trap located on the bridge in the middle of the location:


In Catty Corner, there is a road running through the middle of the location. You'll find it on the bend, just north of the garage:


In Retail Row, there is a number of stores on the east side of the location. You'll find the ghost trap location in the car park:


Recent new quests include Touch a Cube, Spirit Vessel Caretaker's footprints, Command Signal, scroll locations, mini-pufts, seismographs, Ghostbusters signs and deploying a ghost trap for the Containment Specialist. Elsewhere in Season 8, you can start using Sideways weapons, partake in Sideways encounters, and find colour bottles for Tonna Fish.

Choose any of the above - or another in the map at the top of this section - to complete the challenge. This will also complete the Containment Specialist questline, giving you the No Ghost backbling.


If you'd like to learn more about Season 8 of Fortnite, check out our pages on the Season 8 Battle Pass, colour bottle locations, Sideways encounter and Sideways weapons.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

Jump to comments (0)

About the author

Matthew Reynolds

Matthew Reynolds

Associate Editor  |  Crazyreyn

Matthew edits guides and other helpful things at When not doing that, he's out and about playing Pokémon Go or continuing to amass his amiibo collection.


You may also enjoy...

Supporters only

Comments (0)

Hide low-scoring comments

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer Merch
Explore our store