North Colorado Springs CO hotels. Find rooms / hotels in North Colorado Springs Colorado United States of America. Monsters, myths, legends, folklore, ghosts and hauntings of Colorado. Hints and tips for holidaymakers or business travellers. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Colorado.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen North Colorado Springs Colorado hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich, the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, the Mandarin Oriental Macau, Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong and Hotel La Mamounia in Marrakesh (Marrakech). are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Ghosts, Myths, Legends, Folklore, Scary Stories and Monsters in Colorado
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; the Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay; 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; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; and the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
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; the ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; 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; the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; and 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, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
National Parks, Nature Reserves, National Forests, State Forests, State Parks and Refuges in Colorado
Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge with wildlife such as moose and elk; Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve; Golden Gate Canyon State Park; Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park; Gunnison National Forest; Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge; Roosevelt National Forest; Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge near Denver, with wildlife such as bison; Colorado State Forest; Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge; Mesa Verde National Park with its ancient Native American (Anasazi) dwellings; Browns Park National Wildlife Refuge with moose, pronghorn antelopes and elk; Chipeta State Park; Arapaho National Forest; Baca National Wildlife Refuge; Rio Grande National Forest; Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge; San Isabel National Forest; Pike National Forest with Pike's peak; White River National Forest; Rocky Mountain National Park with lakes, waterfalls and wildlife such as elk; and Eldorado Canyon State Park, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Colorado.
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