Lavonia GA hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Lavonia Georgia United States of America. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Georgia. Folklore, monsters, ghosts, legends, hauntings and myths of Georgia. Alerts, anecdotes and tips for vacationers and business travellers.
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Scary Stories, Myths, Legends, Monsters, Folklore and Ghosts in Georgia
The Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; the strange phenomena in John W Woolfolk House (Colonial Apartments), sometimes called The House of a Thousand Cadavers, in Columbus (the house contains private dwellings so do not be a nuisance); The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; a cave, near the source of the Hiwassee River, containing many human skulls whose former owners haunted a farmer, who had foolishly removed them, until he wisely put them back; the spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta; the elderly woman whose ghost haunts the grand, antebellum Hay House in Macon; the statue of little Gracie Watson in Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, which is said to weep blood if anyone steals the presents which are sometimes left on her grave; and the female spectre of the town square, Savannah, who sometimes follows people around (she is seeking her baby who was born just before the woman was hanged for murder), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
The headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it; Altamaha-ha, the green sea serpent that haunts the area near the Altamaha River estuary; a stream that rejuvenates all who bathe in it (is its source the Fountain of Youth in Florida?); the vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; the revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago; and the phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
National Forests, Nature Reserves, State Parks, State Forests, National Parks and Refuges in Georgia
Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge; Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area with its granite monadnocks (isolated rock hills or inselbergs); F D Roosevelt State Park where President Roosevelt sometmes picnicked; Reed Bingham State Park, noted for its large vulture population, especially during winter; Cumberland Island National Seashore where manatees may seen offshore; Providence Canyon State Park; Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest with black bears and other wildlife; and the renowned Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge which extends into Florida and is home to alligators and other wildlife in its dark waters, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Georgia.
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