Rio Grande National Forest CO hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Rio Grande National Forest Colorado USA. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Colorado. Weird tales, monsters, ghosts, hauntings, scary stories, legends, folklore and myths of Colorado. Hints and tips for holidaymakers or business travellers.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Rio Grande National Forest Colorado hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Mandarin Oriental Pudong in Shanghai, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Cascades Hotel at Sun City in South Africa and the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa. are internationally renowned hotels.
Mammals, Reptiles, Birds and other Wildlife / Fauna of Colorado
Pikas, Texas blind snakes, white-tailed antelope squirrels, collared lizards, turkey vultures, porcupines, Canada lynxes, chipmunks, glossy snakes, greater sandhill cranes, kit foxes, prairie dogs, Swainson’s hawks, desert woodrats, muskrats, badgers, white-tailed deer, gray foxes, red foxes, deer mice, ring-tailed cats, Northern harriers, bull snakes, bald eagles, otters, mountain lions (cougars), tree lizards, Shiras' moose, snowshoe hares, racers, skunks, beavers, jackrabbits, coyotes, ferruginous hawks, minks, massasaugas, bison, pronghorn antelopes, elk, whipsnakes, mule deer, snapping turtles, garter snakes, canyon mice, martens, variable skinks, red-winged blackbirds, mountain bluebirds, mountain goats, black bears, American red squirrels, Mexican woodrats, Western meadowlarks, hognose snakes, Western rattlesnakes, pinyon mice, midget faded rattlesnakes, kestrels, cottontail rabbits, Southern red-backed voles, burrowing owls, prairie voles, whooping cranes, bobcats, turkeys and bighorn sheep are among the wild animals of Colorado.
Ghosts, Myths, Monsters, Scary Stories, Legends and Folklore in Colorado
The Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; 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; and the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
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; the ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; 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; 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; and paranormal phenomena at the historic Hotel St Cloud (St Cloud Hotel) in Cañon City, including the ghost of a little girl playing with a ball, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
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