Hagerstown Area MD hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Hagerstown Area Maryland United States of America. Maryland national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Suggestions for your trip by Camelopard.com. Myths, legends, fearsome critters, ghosts, folklore, monsters, hauntings and eerie tales of Maryland.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Hagerstown Area Maryland hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes, Christian's Hotel in Luoyang China, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Menger Hotel in San Antonio and the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Maryland
Scoters, tundra swans, waxwings, gannets, puffins, towhees, thrushes, gallinules, skuas, stilts, orchard orioles, curlews, gadwalls, horned larks, thrashers, fish crows, American avocets, sandhill cranes, red foxes, snowy egrets, harriers, warblers, coots, barn owls, kestrels, whimbrels, voles, ospreys, turkey vultures, terns, kittiwakes, copperheads, grosbeaks, cardinals, American black ducks, swallows, cottontail rabbits, barnacle geese, sanderlings, black racers, black-necked stilts, mourning doves, kites, coyotes, Atlantic bottle nose dolphins, boobies, wood ducks, gulls, dowitchers, godwits, great blue herons, timber rattlesnakes, American woodcocks, ravens, shrikes, American black vultures, darters, cormorants, golden eagles, sparrows, pine siskins, white-footed mice, glossy ibises, muskrats, Canada geese, wigeons, trumpeter swans, American goldfinches, canvasbacks, American oystercatchers, phalaropes, grebes, shearwaters, wild turkeys, red-headed woodpeckers, blackbirds, goldeneyes, razorbills, kinglets, redpolls, horseshoe crabs, sandpipers, buntings, fulmars, American white pelicans, sapsuckers, hummingbirds, wrens, whippoorwills (whip-poor-wills), mallards, dickcissels, martins, pipits, great egrets, titmice, brown pelicans, American crows, little blue herons, meadowlarks, brown creepers, bobolinks, vireos, chickadees, tanagers, fox squirrels, American white ibises, snow geese, great horned owls, cuckoos, merlins, snowy owls, bluebirds, hawks, turnstones, green herons, common dolphins, purple finches, flycatchers, robins, white-tailed deer, swifts, murres, peregrine falcons, ruffed grouse, rails, loons, lapwings, river otters, mockingbirds, cowbirds, Baltimore orioles, plovers, mergansers, cornsnakes, black bears, nuthatches, pileated woodpeckers, nighthawks, night herons, catbirds, mute swans, storm-petrels, belted kingfishers, raccoons, jaegers, kingsnakes, screech owls and bald eagles are among the wild animals of Maryland.
Folklore, Legends, Ghosts, Myths, Scary Stories and Monsters in Maryland
The several hauntings of the sloop USS Constellation in Baltimore, including sailors, officers, a surgeon's assistant and a former watchman; the protective spirit of Madeline Dahlgren who haunts the historic Old South Mountain Inn in Boonsboro; the goatman of Beltsville, possibly a mad scientist who was a victim of one of his own experiments, who swings his axe at passing cars; the ghostly games of bowls, played at Oyster Point, between Captain Kidd (who had committed himself to Satan by burying his bible) and his demonic companions; and the werewolf-like dewayo (dwayyo), seen in the vicinity of Middletown and, appropriately, Wolfsville, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Maryland.
The lady in gray who haunts the Edgar Allan Poe House in Baltimore; the fearsome snallygaster, a tentacled predatory bird or dragon that stalks the Blue Ridge Mountains; the modern myth of the Blair Witch of Burkittsville, created by moviemakers; the lady in white who haunts the Yellow Turtle Inn in New Windsor; and the story of the Native American maiden of Indian Head, who swam for two miles across the Potomac to prove that she would risk her life to reach her lover, a captive of her chief held at a point on the Virginia bank, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Maryland.
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