Pequot Lakes MN hotels. Reservations for hotels in Pequot Lakes Minnesota United States of America. Suggestions for your trip by Camelopard.com. Minnesota national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Minnesota folklore, legends, myths, ghosts, monsters and hauntings.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Pequot Lakes Minnesota hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Mandarin Oriental Macau and the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in Macau. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Monsters, Ghosts, Myths, Scary Stories, Legends and Folklore in Minnesota
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 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 mischievious, monkey-like argopelter that throws sticks at people; 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?); 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; 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); 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.
State Forests, National Forests, National Parks, Nature Reserves, State Parks and Refuges in Minnesota
Maplewood State Park; Minnesota Valley State Recreation Area; Fond du Lac State Forest; Finland State Forest; Bear Head Lake State Park with beavers, moose, wolves and bears; Mille Lacs Kathio State Park; Judge C R Magney State Park with the mysterious Devil's Kettle waterfall as well as bears, moose and wolves; Chengwatana State Forest; Itasca State Park, the oldest and largest in Minnesota, with wildlife such as timber wolves; Savanna Portage State Park with gray wolves, moose and black bears; Jay Cooke State Park; Voyageurs National Park with moose, timber wolves, beavers and black bears; Chippewa National Forest; Big Fork State Forest; Banning State Park with bears, beavers and other animals; Split Rock Lighthouse State Park; Tettegouche State Park with waterfalls, beavers, moose, bears and wolves; Blue Mounds State Park with its herd of bison; Scenic State Park; Wild River State Park; George H Crosby Manitou State Park; Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge; the huge Superior National Forest with bears, lynx, moose and several hundred wolves; and Big Bog State Recreation Area with moose, black bears and wolves, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Minnesota.
America welcomes careful drivers; also pilots and passengers, for that matter. Nobody can visit all of America but if you have seen the cities of Albuquerque, Anchorage, Sitka, Kansas City, Salt Lake City, Detroit, Chicago, Boston, New Orleans, Dallas, Miami, Juneau, Fort Lauderdale, Santa Fe, Phoenix, San Francisco, Fairbanks, San Diego, Seattle, Atlanta, Sacramento, Indianapolis, Corpus Christi, Philadelphia, Atlantic City, Minneapolis, Savannah, Honolulu, St Louis, New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Skagway, Lake Tahoe, Washington DC and Houston you can be regarded as well travelled within the United States. Other world famous USA destinations include The Grand Canyon, Mount Rushmore, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the California coastline, rodeos, Bryce Canyon, Mount Rainier National Park, the Adirondacks, the wild west town of Tombstone, Yosemite National Park, Route 66, the Florida Keys, Yellowstone National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Appalachians, the Disney resorts, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Ozarks, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the Everglades, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Niagara Falls, Glacier Bay National Park and the Okefenokee Swamp. See as much as you can of the only country in the world that includes territory both in the Arctic and in the tropics. Good luck on your travels.
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