Hillside CO hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Hillside Colorado USA. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Colorado. Tips for travel abroad, countrywide or at home. Colorado scary or weird stories, monsters, myths, legends, folklore, hauntings and ghosts.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Hillside Colorado hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Menger Hotel in San Antonio, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Goldeneye Hotel (once the home of James Bond author Ian Fleming) in Jamaica's Oracabessa Bay and the Cascades Hotel at Sun City in South Africa. are internationally renowned hotels.
National Forests, State Forests, Nature Reserves, State Parks, National Parks and Refuges in Colorado
Chipeta State Park; Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge; Arapaho National Forest; Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park; Mesa Verde National Park with its ancient Native American (Anasazi) dwellings; Baca National Wildlife Refuge; Gunnison National Forest; Rio Grande National Forest; Eldorado Canyon State Park; Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge with wildlife such as moose and elk; Roosevelt National Forest; Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge; Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve; White River National Forest; Pike National Forest with Pike's peak; Browns Park National Wildlife Refuge with moose, pronghorn antelopes and elk; Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge; Golden Gate Canyon State Park; Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge near Denver, with wildlife such as bison; Colorado State Forest; San Isabel National Forest; and Rocky Mountain National Park with lakes, waterfalls and wildlife such as elk, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Colorado.
Folklore, Myths, Legends, Monsters, Scary Stories and Ghosts in Colorado
The Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; the ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; 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 ghost of a woman in 1920s fashion, thought by some to be the Countess Pourtales, seen in the Broadmoor Resort and Hotel, Colorado Springs; 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; and the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
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 ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay; hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; 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.
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