Eastman GA hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Eastman Georgia USA. Ghosts, hauntings, monsters, folklore, cryptozoology, myths and legends of Georgia. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Georgia.
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Legends, Scary Stories, Monsters, Ghosts, Folklore and Myths in Georgia
The vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; the pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it; a cave, near the source of the Hiwassee River, containing many human skulls whose former owners haunted a farmer, who had foolishly removed them, until he wisely put them back; the strange phenomena in John W Woolfolk House (Colonial Apartments), sometimes called The House of a Thousand Cadavers, in Columbus (the house contains private dwellings so do not be a nuisance); the spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta; the Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; a stream that rejuvenates all who bathe in it (is its source the Fountain of Youth in Florida?); and the revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; the female spectre of the town square, Savannah, who sometimes follows people around (she is seeking her baby who was born just before the woman was hanged for murder); Altamaha-ha, the green sea serpent that haunts the area near the Altamaha River estuary; the headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus; the statue of little Gracie Watson in Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, which is said to weep blood if anyone steals the presents which are sometimes left on her grave; the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; and the elderly woman whose ghost haunts the grand, antebellum Hay House in Macon, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
National Parks, National Forests, Nature Reserves, State Forests, State Parks and Refuges in Georgia
Reed Bingham State Park, noted for its large vulture population, especially during winter; F D Roosevelt State Park where President Roosevelt sometmes picnicked; the renowned Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge which extends into Florida and is home to alligators and other wildlife in its dark waters; Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge; Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area with its granite monadnocks (isolated rock hills or inselbergs); Providence Canyon State Park; Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest with black bears and other wildlife; and Cumberland Island National Seashore where manatees may seen offshore, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Georgia.
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