Fraser CO hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Fraser Colorado USA. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Folklore, monsters, ghosts, legends, hauntings and myths of Colorado. Colorado attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks.
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Sights/Places to See and Attractions in Colorado
The ski resort of Vail; the rock formations of the Garden of the Gods near Colorado Springs; Dinosaur National Monument; Mesa Verde National Park with its ancient Native American (Anasazi) structures; the frontier atmosphere of Black Hawk; the magnificent views of Pikes Peak in Pike National Forest; the highly elevated Mount Evans Highway; the geology of Colorado National Monument; the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness in the Gunnison and White River National Forests; the magnificent scenery of the Rocky Mountain National Park; the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve including the Star Dune, the tallest on the continent; and spectacular scenery in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, are among the attractions of Colorado.
Monsters, Folklore, Ghosts, Legends, Myths and Scary Stories in Colorado
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 ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; the Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; 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; the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; and hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George", are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
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; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; 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; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; 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; and the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Chicago, Indianapolis, Lake Tahoe, Skagway, San Diego, Seattle, Detroit, Dallas, Boston, New York, Phoenix, Houston, Kansas City, Savannah, Albuquerque, San Francisco, Juneau, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Sacramento, Corpus Christi, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Sitka, Miami, Honolulu, New Orleans, St Louis, Anchorage, Minneapolis, Atlantic City, Salt Lake City, Santa Fe, Las Vegas and Fairbanks are among the most famous cities in the USA. Other American mainland sites that should not be missed if a visitor to America, or an American for that matter, is to be regarded as well travelled, include The Okefenokee Swamp, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Ozarks, Bryce Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Route 66, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Adirondacks, Glacier Bay National Park, Yosemite National Park, Niagara Falls, the Appalachians, the Everglades, the California coastline, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Florida Keys, Mount Rushmore, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Disney resorts, the Grand Canyon, rodeos, Yellowstone National Park, Mount Rainier National Park and the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii.
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. Camelopard.com hopes that you find its travel advice and anecdotes helpful or amusing.
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