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Legends, Monsters, Folklore, Ghosts, Myths and Scary Stories in Wisconsin
Tall tales of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe (scholars regard Wisconsin as his true home and the earliest collected stories were probably in "Legends of Paul Bunyan, Lumberjack" published by the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters); the mischievious spirit of "Agatha", the cigar smoking ghost of William Karsten, the playful spectre of little Billy Karsten, as well as other hauntings and psychokinetic manifestations, at the Karsten Hotel (The Historic Karsten Inn) in Kewaunee; the carnivorous, forest dwelling hidebehind, which can conceal itself anywhere (you are safe if you drink beer around the campfire, as the hidebehind loathes the taste of alcohol); the apparition of Adam Bobel (Boebel) seen in Central House, Boscobel, the site of his hotel and where Gideons International was founded; the spectral lady in a blue hat and the rather shabby male ghost that haunt the American Club Resort in Kohler; many ghosts in Marquette University, Milwaukee; the ghost of Mr Pfister, who still walks his phantom dog, in the historic and pet friendly Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee; and ghosts and unearthly screams at the haunted, historic and luxurious Retlaw Plaza Hotel in Fond du Lac, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Wisconsin.
The legend of Maiden Rock, one of the sites said to be where the Native American maiden Winona leapt to her death because her father forbade her marriage to the man she loved; a young boy whose spirit haunts the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh, where he died from a fall; ghostly chldren who haunt the Menominee Casino Resort and hotel in Keshena; the Beast of Bray Road, possibly a a werewolf, seen near Elkhorn; the numerous hauntings and psychic phenomena of Manitowoc Place (formerly the Evergreen Inn Hotel) in Manitowoc; the beings, possibly fairy folk, who live beneath Sinsinawa Mound; the fierce, horned and spined Hodag that may dwell in the woods around Rhinelander; and giant, finned serpents, as well as spirits and a powerful manitou, in Devil's Lake (Da-wa-kah-char-gra) where the Ho-Chunk nation still celebrate their spiritual rites, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Wisconsin.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Wisconsin
The Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee; the National Railway Museum in Green Bay; the Sturgeon Bay lighthouse; Taliesin East, Frank Lloyd Wright's home, near Spring Green; the EAA AirVenture Museum in Oshkosh, where the EAA AirVenture airshow is held yearly; Heritage Hill State Historical Park; the Ice Age National Scenic Trail; the fantastic House on the Rock in Spring Green; boating through the beautiful Dells of the Wisconsin River (Wisconsin Dells); the historic village of Ephraim; Apostle Islands National Lakeshore; Olbrich Botanical Gardens in Madison; the Circus World Museum in Baraboo; the aptly named Land o' Lakes; the Greek Orthodox Church, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, in Milwaukee; the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison; the Geneva Lake Shore Path; Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers football team, in Green Bay; the St Croix National Scenic Riverway; the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, in Madison; and the Cave of the Mounds National Natural Landmark with its beautiful limestone caves, are among the attractions of Wisconsin.
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