Alpine AZ hotels. Find accommodation / hotels in Alpine Arizona USA. Camelopard's wisdom for travellers. Arizona fearsome critters, cryptozoology, ghosts, monsters, legends, hauntings, myths and folklore. Arizona national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Alpine Arizona hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Christian's Hotel in Luoyang China and the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China. are internationally renowned hotels.
Folklore, Scary Stories, Myths, Ghosts, Monsters and Legends in Arizona
The bigfoot seen in the Huachuca Mountains (perhaps it was the Mogollon Monster); the entrance to Hell in the Superstition Mountains, which emits the winds that cause dust storms in the Phoenix area; the phantom guests of the Hotel San Carlos in Phoenix, including invisible happy children and the unhappy Leone Jensen, who leapt to her death in 1928; the invisible but tactile ghost at the Park Hotel in Hot Springs; the inebriated ghost in the ballroom of the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, said to be that of a man who fell from the cliffs; the sasquatch-like Mogollon Monster; tales of the Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine in the Superstitions; and the time shifts experienced by some hikers in the Superstitions, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Arizona.
The thunderbird of Apache legend that dwells in the Superstition Mountains; the phantoms in old fashioned clothes who are sometimes seen on London Bridge in Lake Havasu City; the strange lights seen hovering in the Superstition Mountains; the ninety-two foot winged, alligator like monster, killed by ranchers between the Huachuca and Whetstone ranges, in what is now Coronado National Forest, in 1890 (a sample was sent for scientific examination - what happened to it?); the plumed, venomous snakes that inhabit sacred springs, according to the Zuni people; the phantom, at Grand Canyon's Maricopa Point, of a luckless member of the Civilian Conservation Corps who fell to his death in the nineteen-thirties; the draining energy vortices experienced around Sedona and in the Superstition Mountains; and the ghosts of the El Tovar Hotel at the Grand Canyon, including a dark figure seen outside and the friendly spirit of Fred Harvey, a former owner, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Arizona.
Reptiles, Birds, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Arizona
Badgers, javelinas (peccaries), whiptail lizards, occasional jaguars, bald eagles, hummingbirds, black bears, greater roadrunners, bats, elk (wapiti), more than one species of rattlesnake, mourning doves, beavers, reintroduced Mexican gray wolves, ring-tailed cats, gila monsters, kestrels, mountain lions (cougars), garter snakes, bobcats, mountain plovers, skunks, spiny lizards, turkey vultures (buzzards), white-faced ibises, white-winged doves, weasels, kingfishers, horned lizards, woodpeckers, reintroduced California condors, cottontail rabbits, desert bighorn sheep, jackrabbits, coyotes, mule deer, pronghorn antelopes, wild turkeys, great blue herons, Gambel's quail, bull snakes, ospreys, gray foxes, desert kit foxes, meadow jumping mice, peregrine falcons, desert tortoises, burrowing owls, coatimundis (coatis) and sandhill cranes are among the wild animals of Arizona.
Almost everyone wants to travel in the USA. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. San Francisco, Savannah, Miami, Corpus Christi, Santa Fe, Chicago, Phoenix, Philadelphia, Boston, Salt Lake City, Fort Lauderdale, Atlantic City, New Orleans, Houston, Honolulu, St Louis, Washington DC, Seattle, Kansas City, Anchorage, Fairbanks, Atlanta, New York, Los Angeles, Juneau, Minneapolis, Indianapolis, Sitka, San Diego, Albuquerque, Detroit, Dallas, Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe, Skagway and Sacramento are among the most famous cities in the USA. Other American mainland sites that should not be missed if a visitor to America, or an American for that matter, is to be regarded as well travelled, include Route 66, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Niagara Falls, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Disney resorts, rodeos, the California coastline, Yosemite National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Everglades, Mount Rushmore, Mount Rainier National Park, the Okefenokee Swamp, Yellowstone National Park, the Florida Keys, the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Appalachians, the Ozarks, the Adirondacks and Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park.
The United States of America are so enormous that even most Americans cannot "know" all of their own country. Even visiting every state would be a major undertaking. It is possible, however, to visit the iconic places known all over the world, especially through Hollywood movies. Camelopard.com and its staff hope that you enjoy your stay.
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