Ashcroft CO hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Ashcroft Colorado USA. Colorado national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Vacation and travel suggestions by Camelopard. Strange or scary tales, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends, myths and ghosts of Colorado.
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State Parks, National Forests, Nature Reserves, National Parks, State Forests and Refuges in Colorado
Chipeta State Park; Gunnison National Forest; Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge near Denver, with wildlife such as bison; Pike National Forest with Pike's peak; Mesa Verde National Park with its ancient Native American (Anasazi) dwellings; Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge; Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge with wildlife such as moose and elk; Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve; Browns Park National Wildlife Refuge with moose, pronghorn antelopes and elk; Eldorado Canyon State Park; Golden Gate Canyon State Park; Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge; San Isabel National Forest; Roosevelt National Forest; Colorado State Forest; Rocky Mountain National Park with lakes, waterfalls and wildlife such as elk; Baca National Wildlife Refuge; Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park; White River National Forest; Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge; Arapaho National Forest; and Rio Grande National Forest, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Colorado.
Legends, Monsters, Scary Stories, Folklore, Myths and Ghosts in Colorado
The ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; how the Manitou blocked Oak Creek Canyon, with a huge rock from the sky, so that a Ute chief could escape with the wife that he had rescued from Arapaho raiders; the ghost of a woman in 1920s fashion, thought by some to be the Countess Pourtales, seen in the Broadmoor Resort and Hotel, Colorado Springs; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; and hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George", are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
Ghastly spectral riders, the shades of a deranged ravisher and the partially eaten corpse of his suicidal victim Zecana, both on a phantom horse to which they were bound by the victim's vengeful husband, the warrior Ta-in-ga-ro, who drove the rapist mad with hunger and fear; the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; ghosts of the Historic Brook Forest Inn in Evergreen, including a stable hand, a chambermaid and a little boy, as well as Native American spirits in the surrounding area; paranormal phenomena at the historic Hotel St Cloud (St Cloud Hotel) in Caņon City, including the ghost of a little girl playing with a ball; the Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; and the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
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