Delta CO hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Delta Colorado USA. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Myths, legends, fearsome critters, ghosts, folklore, monsters, hauntings and eerie tales of Colorado. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Colorado.
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Folklore, Legends, Scary Stories, Monsters, Myths and Ghosts in Colorado
Paranormal phenomena at the historic Hotel St Cloud (St Cloud Hotel) in Cañon City, including the ghost of a little girl playing with a ball; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; 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; the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay; 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; and 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, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
Hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; 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 Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; the ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; and the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
Reptiles, Birds, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Colorado
Whooping cranes, Western rattlesnakes, pikas, massasaugas, desert woodrats, pronghorn antelopes, Shiras' moose, bighorn sheep, Mexican woodrats, otters, midget faded rattlesnakes, Canada lynxes, canyon mice, deer mice, red-winged blackbirds, bull snakes, mountain lions (cougars), Swainson’s hawks, snowshoe hares, Southern red-backed voles, elk, mountain bluebirds, ring-tailed cats, American red squirrels, martens, gray foxes, mule deer, white-tailed antelope squirrels, Northern harriers, collared lizards, whipsnakes, skunks, variable skinks, bobcats, mountain goats, Western meadowlarks, Texas blind snakes, turkeys, black bears, prairie dogs, cottontail rabbits, tree lizards, snapping turtles, kestrels, red foxes, coyotes, hognose snakes, racers, garter snakes, glossy snakes, muskrats, white-tailed deer, jackrabbits, greater sandhill cranes, burrowing owls, kit foxes, beavers, porcupines, ferruginous hawks, chipmunks, bison, pinyon mice, bald eagles, turkey vultures, minks, prairie voles and badgers are among the wild animals of Colorado.
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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. Travel safely and happily.
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