Auburn WA hotels. Find hotels in Auburn Washington USA. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Washington. Advice for keeping safe on your journey. Strange or scary tales, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends, myths and ghosts of Washington.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Auburn Washington hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes, Raffles Hotel in Singapore where the Singapore Sling was invented in the hotel's Long Bar, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau and the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Monsters, Myths, Legends, Scary Stories, Ghosts and Folklore in Washington
The Prohibition era celebration that may still be heard in the Hotel Andra (once the Claremont) in Seattle; Willatuk, the Seattle Sea Serpent; the Pink Lady of the Central Tavern, Kirkland, a spirit but not a gin cocktail (ye olde jokes are ye beste); the carnivorous reptilian monster that inhabits Rock Lake; the weird tree octopus, of Olympic National Park, that survives because the climate of Washington state is so wet; the many ghosts of the Oxford Saloon in Snohomish, including the spirits of "working girls" and a murdered policeman; the mysterious Mima Mounds; the batsquatch of Mount Saint Helens, that makes sasquatch seem mundane; and Cadborosaurus, the sea monster of Cadboro Bay, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Washington.
Ghosts including Kate, an amiable suicide who sings in a bathroom in Manresa Castle hotel, Port Townsend; paranormal phenomena at the pier of the Steilacoom–Anderson Island Ferry in Steilacoom, including a spectre that changes from a little girl to an old woman, as well as the sound of a ghostly train; the spirits of a child and a Native American woman who haunt Pike Place Market in Seattle; paranormal phenomena at the historic Paradise Inn on the slopes of Mount Rainier; Native American "wish bone" sticks and strange phenomena at Thornewood Castle, a five hundred year old Tudor castle transported brick by brick from England to Lakewood, where it is now a fine hotel with a history of its own; the ghosts of a man, a woman and two children at the Mirabeau Park Hotel in Spokane Valley; weird phenomena, including the spectre of a woman, in the Sorrento Hotel, Seattle; a phantom janitor that roams the Bush House Inn in Index; the sasquatch or bigfoot, still managing to elude the cryptozoologists; and unexplained phenomena at the Double Tree Hotel in Spokane, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Washington.
National Forests, Nature Reserves, National Parks, State Parks, State Forests and Refuges in Washington
Part of the Idaho Panhandle National Forests with animals such as wolves, wolverines, moose and grizzly bears; Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge; Flaming Geyser State Park where Chinook salmon are caught in the Green River; Olympic National Forest; Okanogan and Wenatchee National Forests; Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge; Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge; Quillayute Needles National Wildlife Refuge; Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge; Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge; Umatilla National Wildlife Refuge which extends into Oregon; Umatilla National Forest in the Blue Mountains, extending into Oregon and with animals such as mountain lions (cougars), Shiras' moose, Rocky Mountain elk, bighorn sheep, deer, gray wolves and Merriam's turkeys; Julia Butler Hansen Refuge for the Columbian White-Tailed Deer; Protection Island National Wildlife Refuge; Sacajawea State Park, named after the Native American woman who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition; Cape Disappointment State Park with fine coastal scenery, the historic Cape Disappointment Lighthouse and, in season, sightings of Pacific gray whales; North Cascades National Park with amazing mountain scenery and wildlife such as wolverines, grizzly bears, lynx and gray wolves; Toppenish National Wildlife Refuge; Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest with its glacial scenery; Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary; Pierce National Wildlife Refuge; Discovery Park on Puget Sound, Seattle, small but with sightings of wildlife such as sea lions, bears and even mountain lions as well as being home to the West Point Lighthouse; Columbia National Wildlife Refuge; Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park; McNary National Wildlife Refuge; Colville National Forest with grizzly bears, bighorn sheep, caribou, mountain lions and other wildlife; Willapa National Wildlife Refuge with black bears, Roosevelt elk and other animals; Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge with wildlife such as moose, elk and black bears; Mount Rainier National Park with wildlife such as black bears, Columbian black-tailed deer, elk and mountain goats; Copalis National Wildlife Refuge; Franz Lake National Wildlife Refuge; Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge; Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge; Flattery Rocks National Wildlife Refuge; Olympic National Park with its many glaciers, Sol Duc hot springs, Marymere Falls, Hoh rain forest and wildlife such as bears, mountain lions (cougars) and huge elk (wapiti); and San Juan Islands National Wildlife Refuge, where, from mid-spring to mid-autumn, pods of killer whales (orcas) may be seen, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Washington.
The USA is one of the most developed and technologically advanced countries in the world, yet has preserved much of its wilderness and beautiful scenery. Be as familiar with famous places as you might like to be with famous people. Savannah, Salt Lake City, Philadelphia, Atlantic City, Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Honolulu, Anchorage, Indianapolis, San Francisco, Santa Fe, Dallas, Minneapolis, Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles, Lake Tahoe, Fairbanks, Detroit, St Louis, San Diego, Seattle, New Orleans, Kansas City, Washington DC, Phoenix, New York, Skagway, Juneau, Atlanta, Sacramento, Corpus Christi, Albuquerque, Las Vegas and Sitka. If you have seen those cities, you have at least seen the most famous ones in the USA. Visiting all fifty states is something that even most Americans cannot manage but it is possible to visit those cities, as well as other iconic destinations such as The Adirondacks, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Bryce Canyon, Route 66, the wild west town of Tombstone, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Glacier Bay National Park, the Grand Canyon, the Okefenokee Swamp, the California coastline, the Florida Keys, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Yellowstone National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, Niagara Falls, rodeos, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Yosemite National Park, the Disney resorts, the Ozarks, the Everglades, the Appalachians, Mount Rushmore and the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta. Casually mentioning places that you have visited can be as impressive as mentioning the names of celebrities that you have met. Camelopard suggests using well-known companies for your hotel reservations.
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