Ghost from the Past
Season 1, Episode 9
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Written by Leila Basen

David Preston

Directed by Dean Bennett
Episode guide
Out of the Darkness
Born to Run
Ghost from the Past is the ninth episode in season one of Heartland. It aired January 20, 2008.


An old girlfriend of Ty's shows up at Heartland and stirs up trouble. Lou is reunited with Sugarfoot, Mrs. Bell's miniature horse.


After elderly Mrs. Bell has a heart attack, Amy takes in her pony Sugarfoot, to whom Lou grows surprisingly attached. Ty's old girlfriend from the juvenile group home shows up looking for him, having taken a job at Briar Ridge.


Main CastEdit

Recurring CastEdit

Guest CastEdit

  • Anna Ferguson as Mrs. Bell
  • Paula Brancati as Kerry-Anne
  • Greg Lawson as Clint Riley
  • Gillian Carfra as Vanessa Bell
  • Suzanne Coy as Maggie Duval
  • Julia Maxwell as Brittany
  • Kelsey Collins as Jade


  • Dreamer - Jenn Grant (theme)
  • White Lightning - The Premiums
  • Just in Case - Leeroy Stagger
  • Ouch My Face - Club Fungi

International TitlesEdit

  • French: Le fantôme du passé (The ghost from the past)