Fort Carson CO hotels. Search for hotels in Fort Carson Colorado United States of America. Weird tales, monsters, ghosts, hauntings, scary stories, legends, folklore and myths of Colorado. Advice for keeping safe on your journey. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Colorado.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Fort Carson Colorado hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, the New Stanley Hotel in Nairobi, the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Ritz-Carlton in Hong Kong and Christian's Hotel in Luoyang China. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Nature Reserves, National Parks, National Forests, State Parks, State Forests and Refuges in Colorado
White River National Forest; Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge with wildlife such as moose and elk; Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge; Rocky Mountain National Park with lakes, waterfalls and wildlife such as elk; Eldorado Canyon State Park; Rio Grande National Forest; Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge; Gunnison National Forest; Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park; Pike National Forest with Pike's peak; Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve; Arapaho National Forest; Mesa Verde National Park with its ancient Native American (Anasazi) dwellings; Baca National Wildlife Refuge; Roosevelt National Forest; Golden Gate Canyon State Park; Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge; Chipeta State Park; Colorado State Forest; Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge near Denver, with wildlife such as bison; Browns Park National Wildlife Refuge with moose, pronghorn antelopes and elk; and San Isabel National Forest, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Colorado.
Ghosts, Monsters, Myths, Scary Stories, Legends and Folklore in Colorado
Hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; 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; 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 ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; 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; and paranormal phenomena at the historic Hotel St Cloud (St Cloud Hotel) in Caņon City, including the ghost of a little girl playing with a ball, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
The Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay; 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 other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
Some people say that they have no desire to visit America because they have seen so much of it on TV and in the movies. However, there is no substitute for the real thing. It is well-known that in Europe you should see London, Paris, Rome, Naples, Florence, Venice and Athens but in the USA you should see Anchorage, Philadelphia, Boston, Miami, Juneau, Detroit, Lake Tahoe, Chicago, Washington DC, Santa Fe, Salt Lake City, Dallas, San Diego, Corpus Christi, San Francisco, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Houston, Seattle, Sacramento, Atlantic City, New Orleans, Fort Lauderdale, New York, Atlanta, Fairbanks, Los Angeles, Savannah, Minneapolis, Albuquerque, St Louis, Sitka, Indianapolis, Skagway, Honolulu and Phoenix. Then perhaps you can say that you are familiar with the United States of America. The Adirondacks, the Appalachians, the wild west town of Tombstone, Yellowstone National Park, the Okefenokee Swamp, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, the Everglades, Mount Rainier National Park, Bryce Canyon, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Niagara Falls, the California coastline, Glacier Bay National Park, Yosemite National Park, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Florida Keys, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Mount Rushmore, rodeos, Route 66, the Grand Canyon, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Ozarks and the Disney resorts are other places, sights or events that can justify your claim to know America. By the way, you will find other Camelopard tips, hints, anecdotes or warnings on other pages of the website.
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