Carter WI hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Carter Wisconsin USA. Folklore, monsters, ghosts, legends, hauntings and myths of Wisconsin. Wisconsin national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Funny stories, warnings and travel hints.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Carter Wisconsin hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Imperial Hotel in Delhi, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun and the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Folklore, Legends, Monsters, Scary Stories, Ghosts and Myths in Wisconsin
Ghosts and unearthly screams at the haunted, historic and luxurious Retlaw Plaza Hotel in Fond du Lac; giant, finned serpents, as well as spirits and a powerful manitou, in Devil's Lake (Da-wa-kah-char-gra) where the Ho-Chunk nation still celebrate their spiritual rites; the spectral lady in a blue hat and the rather shabby male ghost that haunt the American Club Resort in Kohler; the carnivorous, forest dwelling hidebehind, which can conceal itself anywhere (you are safe if you drink beer around the campfire, as the hidebehind loathes the taste of alcohol); the legend of Maiden Rock, one of the sites said to be where the Native American maiden Winona leapt to her death because her father forbade her marriage to the man she loved; tall tales of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe (scholars regard Wisconsin as his true home and the earliest collected stories were probably in "Legends of Paul Bunyan, Lumberjack" published by the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters); the numerous hauntings and psychic phenomena of Manitowoc Place (formerly the Evergreen Inn Hotel) in Manitowoc; and a young boy whose spirit haunts the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh, where he died from a fall, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Wisconsin.
Ghostly chldren who haunt the Menominee Casino Resort and hotel in Keshena; the beings, possibly fairy folk, who live beneath Sinsinawa Mound; the ghost of Mr Pfister, who still walks his phantom dog, in the historic and pet friendly Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee; the mischievious spirit of "Agatha", the cigar smoking ghost of William Karsten, the playful spectre of little Billy Karsten, as well as other hauntings and psychokinetic manifestations, at the Karsten Hotel (The Historic Karsten Inn) in Kewaunee; many ghosts in Marquette University, Milwaukee; the apparition of Adam Bobel (Boebel) seen in Central House, Boscobel, the site of his hotel and where Gideons International was founded; the fierce, horned and spined Hodag that may dwell in the woods around Rhinelander; and the Beast of Bray Road, possibly a a werewolf, seen near Elkhorn, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Wisconsin.
Nature Reserves, State Forests, State Parks, National Forests, National Parks and Refuges in Wisconsin
Menominee River State Park and Recreation Area; Straight Lake State Park; Avon Bottoms Wildlife Area; Newport State Park, designated as a wilderness; Kohler-Andrae State Park with woodlands, dunes and golden beaches; Collins Marsh Wildlife Area; Big Bay State Park, on Madeline Island, with its long beach; Columbus Wetland Public Hunting Grounds; Lakeshore State Park in Milwaukee; Jefferson Marsh Wildlife Area; Van Loon Wildlife Area; Buckhorn Wildlife Area; Cylon Marsh Wildlife Area; Yellowstone Lake State Park; Lake Kegonsa State Park; Amnicon Falls State Park with its covered bridge and waterfalls; Richard Bong State Recreation Area; Joel Marsh Wildlife Area with game such as deer, black bears and turkeys; Allenton Marsh Wildlife Area; Harrington Beach State Park; Ackley Wildlife Area with beavers, bears and other wildlife; Waterloo Wildlife Area; Rock Island State Park; Lake Wissota State Park; Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge; Wolf River Wildlife Area; Gravel Island National Wildlife Refuge; Dewey Marsh Wildlife Area; Mirror Lake State Park; Killsnake Wildlife Area; the large Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest with wildlife such as beavers and black bears as well as wilderness areas such as Rainbow Lake, Porcupine Lake, Whisker Lake, Blackjack Springs and Headwaters; Peninsula State Park; Greenwood Wildlife Area; Buckhorn State Park; French Creek Wildlife Area; Green Bay National Wildlife Refuge; Big Swamp Wildlife Area; Tiffany Wildlife Area; Cylon Wildlife Area; Albany Wildlife Area; Devil's Lake State Park, rich in folklore and named for its Ice Age endorheic (having no outlet) lake; Sheboygan Marsh Wildlife Area; Kickapoo River Wildlife Area; Wildcat Mountain State Park, overlooking the Kickapoo Valley; Wyalusing State Park; Natural Bridge State Park; Copper Falls State Park with its gorge and waterfalls; Jackson Marsh Wildlife Area; the Kickapoo Valley Reserve; Jaeger's Island Wildlife Area; Apostle Islands National Lakeshore; Whittlesey Creek National Wildlife Refuge; Augusta Wildlife Area with wildlife such as bears and deer; and Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Wisconsin.
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