Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) AZ hotels. Reserve accommodation in hotels in Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) Arizona USA. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Arizona. Arizona myths, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends and ghosts.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) Arizona hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao Cotai Strip in Macau, Claridge's in London, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the Grand Coloane Beach Resort in Macau, the Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana and the Villa D'Este on Lake Como. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
State Forests, Nature Reserves, National Parks, State Parks, National Forests and Refuges in Arizona
Kofa National Wildlife Refuge; Luna Lake Wildlife Area; Superstition Wilderness Area, rich in natural history and legend; Lost Dutchman State Park, where the fabled mine may lie hidden; Prescott National Forest; Coconino National Forest; Leslie Canyon National Wildlife Refuge; Buenos Aires National Wildlife Area with wildlife such as mountain lions, javelinas, coatimundis, gila monsters and sometimes even jaguars; White Mountain Grasslands Wildlife Area; Tonto National Forest; Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge; Alamo Lake State Park; Catalina State Park; Kaibab National Forest; Grand Canyon National Park with spectacular scenery but also wildlife such as mountain lions, elk and bighorn sheep; Homolovi State Park; Saguaro National Park with its iconic cacti and other natural beauty; Coronado National Forest, extending into New Mexico; Crook National Forest; Powers Butte Wildlife Area; the Apache and Sitgreaves National Forests with wildife such as black bears, cougars and reintroduced Mexican gray wolves; Upper Verde River Wildlife Area; Havasu National Wildlife Refuge; Imperial National Wildlife Refuge; Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge with animals such as desert bighorn sheep, mountain lions and beavers; Cibola National Wildlife Refuge; Buckskin Mountain State Park; and Petrified Forest National Park, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Arizona.
Myths, Folklore, Legends, Ghosts, Monsters and Scary Stories in Arizona
Tales of the Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine in the Superstitions; the inebriated ghost in the ballroom of the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, said to be that of a man who fell from the cliffs; the phantom, at Grand Canyon's Maricopa Point, of a luckless member of the Civilian Conservation Corps who fell to his death in the nineteen-thirties; the time shifts experienced by some hikers in the Superstitions; the ghosts of the El Tovar Hotel at the Grand Canyon, including a dark figure seen outside and the friendly spirit of Fred Harvey, a former owner; the entrance to Hell in the Superstition Mountains, which emits the winds that cause dust storms in the Phoenix area; the bigfoot seen in the Huachuca Mountains (perhaps it was the Mogollon Monster); and the draining energy vortices experienced around Sedona and in the Superstition Mountains, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Arizona.
The strange lights seen hovering in the Superstition Mountains; the plumed, venomous snakes that inhabit sacred springs, according to the Zuni people; the invisible but tactile ghost at the Park Hotel in Hot Springs; the sasquatch-like Mogollon Monster; the ninety-two foot winged, alligator like monster, killed by ranchers between the Huachuca and Whetstone ranges, in what is now Coronado National Forest, in 1890 (a sample was sent for scientific examination - what happened to it?); the thunderbird of Apache legend that dwells in the Superstition Mountains; the phantoms in old fashioned clothes who are sometimes seen on London Bridge in Lake Havasu City; and the phantom guests of the Hotel San Carlos in Phoenix, including invisible happy children and the unhappy Leone Jensen, who leapt to her death in 1928, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Arizona.
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