New Hope MN hotels. Find accommodation / hotels in New Hope Minnesota USA. Strange or scary tales, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends, myths and ghosts of Minnesota. Minnesota national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Advice for travellers from Camelopard.com.
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Monsters, Scary Stories, Ghosts, Folklore, Legends and Myths in Minnesota
The mischievious, monkey-like argopelter that throws sticks at people; tales of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan, whose statue in Brainerd is animated (there are also statues of Paul and his blue ox Babe in Bemidji); the unexplained geological mystery of the Devil's Kettle waterfall and pothole; Native American stories about the wendigo, a ghoulish, insatiable, man-eating manitou that was sometimes a mutated, cannibalistic human; the spiritual significance of the pipestone quarries in Pipestone National Monument, where the clay is stained reddish by the blood of bison (buffalo) eaten by the Great Spirit, where the first man and woman were created from the clay, where thunderbirds nest and where, beneath granite boulders, the spirits of two Native American shaman women called Tsomecostee and Tsomecostewondee dwell and may still be consulted by those who go there for their pipe clay; the sad tale of Wenonah (also spelled Winonah, Wynonah or Winona and meaning first-born), who used a knife to take her own life near Fort Snelling when, prompted by an envious woman, a jealous suitor falsely condemned her during the Feast of the Virgins; the story of Winona, who leapt to her death near the town named after her (it was once called Keoxa) because her father would not let her marry the man she loved (are all Winonas unlucky in love?); and ghostly footsteps heard on the Washington Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis (the poet John Berryman and others have leapt to their deaths from the bridge), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Minnesota.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Minnesota
The Munsinger Clemens Gardens, St Cloud; the scenery of the North Shore Drive with many views including the Split Rock Lighthouse; historic Fort Snelling; Como Park Zoo and Conservatory in St Paul; the almost pristine expanse of Superior National Forest; the Cathedral of Saint Paul; the city of Minneapolis; Nickelodeon Universe, an indoor amusement park in the Mall of America, Bloomington; Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge; Pipestone National Monument, where the cliffs are still quarried, for their spiritually important pipe clay, by Native Americans; the natural paradise of Voyageurs National Park; the many attractions and shops of the Mall of America, in Bloomington; Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium in the Mall of America, Bloomington; and the International Wolf Center, Ely, are among the attractions of Minnesota.
The USA has always welcomed friendly travellers from all over the world. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Washington DC, Boston, Skagway, Fairbanks, Sacramento, St Louis, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, Seattle, Miami, Houston, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, New Orleans, Detroit, Chicago, Juneau, Atlanta, New York, Anchorage, Sitka, Corpus Christi, Lake Tahoe, Indianapolis, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Savannah, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Dallas, Kansas City, Fort Lauderdale, San Diego, Atlantic City, Salt Lake City and Phoenix 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 Ozarks, the Grand Canyon, Route 66, Mount Rushmore, the Appalachians, the wild west town of Tombstone, Bryce Canyon, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Florida Keys, Niagara Falls, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Mount Rainier National Park, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Yellowstone National Park, rodeos, the Okefenokee Swamp, the Disney resorts, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Glacier Bay National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Yosemite National Park, the Adirondacks, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, the Everglades and the California coastline.
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. Come back soon for another helpful Camelopard tip.
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