Bothell Woodinville WA hotels. Find accommodation / hotels in Bothell Woodinville Washington United States of America. Camelopard presents advice, anecdotes and warnings for travellers. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Washington. Monsters, myths, legends, folklore, ghosts and hauntings of Washington.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Bothell Woodinville Washington hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai, the Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong in Shanghai, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune) and the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro. are internationally renowned hotels.
Scary Stories, Legends, Ghosts, Myths, Monsters and Folklore in Washington
Ghosts including Kate, an amiable suicide who sings in a bathroom in Manresa Castle hotel, Port Townsend; 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; 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 weird tree octopus, of Olympic National Park, that survives because the climate of Washington state is so wet; unexplained phenomena at the Double Tree Hotel in Spokane; Cadborosaurus, the sea monster of Cadboro Bay; the sasquatch or bigfoot, still managing to elude the cryptozoologists; the carnivorous reptilian monster that inhabits Rock Lake; and paranormal phenomena at the historic Paradise Inn on the slopes of Mount Rainier, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Washington.
Willatuk, the Seattle Sea Serpent; the spirits of a child and a Native American woman who haunt Pike Place Market in Seattle; the mysterious Mima Mounds; the Prohibition era celebration that may still be heard in the Hotel Andra (once the Claremont) in Seattle; the batsquatch of Mount Saint Helens, that makes sasquatch seem mundane; the Pink Lady of the Central Tavern, Kirkland, a spirit but not a gin cocktail (ye olde jokes are ye beste); the many ghosts of the Oxford Saloon in Snohomish, including the spirits of "working girls" and a murdered policeman; weird phenomena, including the spectre of a woman, in the Sorrento Hotel, Seattle; a phantom janitor that roams the Bush House Inn in Index; and the ghosts of a man, a woman and two children at the Mirabeau Park Hotel in Spokane Valley, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Washington.
State Forests, Nature Reserves, National Forests, National Parks, State Parks and Refuges in Washington
Part of the Idaho Panhandle National Forests with animals such as wolves, wolverines, moose and grizzly bears; Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge; Franz Lake National Wildlife Refuge; Willapa National Wildlife Refuge with black bears, Roosevelt elk and other animals; Umatilla National Wildlife Refuge which extends into Oregon; Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge; Copalis National Wildlife Refuge; Olympic National Forest; Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary; Sun Lakes-Dry Falls State Park; Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge; Okanogan and Wenatchee National Forests; McNary National Wildlife Refuge; Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge; Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge with wildlife such as moose, elk and black bears; Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge; North Cascades National Park with amazing mountain scenery and wildlife such as wolverines, grizzly bears, lynx and gray wolves; Pierce National Wildlife Refuge; Cape Disappointment State Park with fine coastal scenery, the historic Cape Disappointment Lighthouse and, in season, sightings of Pacific gray whales; Protection Island National Wildlife Refuge; Sacajawea State Park, named after the Native American woman who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition; Julia Butler Hansen Refuge for the Columbian White-Tailed Deer; 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); 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; Quillayute Needles 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; Mount Rainier National Park with wildlife such as black bears, Columbian black-tailed deer, elk and mountain goats; Columbia National Wildlife Refuge; Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest with its glacial scenery; Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge; Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge; Colville National Forest with grizzly bears, bighorn sheep, caribou, mountain lions and other wildlife; Flaming Geyser State Park where Chinook salmon are caught in the Green River; San Juan Islands National Wildlife Refuge, where, from mid-spring to mid-autumn, pods of killer whales (orcas) may be seen; and Toppenish National Wildlife Refuge, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Washington.
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