Snowmass CO hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Snowmass Colorado United States of America. Colorado national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Colorado folklore, legends, myths, ghosts, monsters and hauntings. Interesting or amusing stories, warnings or travel advice.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Snowmass Colorado hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in Macau, the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, the Imperial Hotel in Delhi, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como and the Grand Hyatt Macau. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Colorado
Massasaugas, variable skinks, ferruginous hawks, Mexican woodrats, Shiras' moose, kit foxes, pronghorn antelopes, cottontail rabbits, pinyon mice, mountain lions (cougars), bison, bald eagles, canyon mice, collared lizards, skunks, Texas blind snakes, whooping cranes, kestrels, prairie dogs, turkey vultures, chipmunks, coyotes, prairie voles, burrowing owls, mountain bluebirds, snowshoe hares, hognose snakes, white-tailed deer, greater sandhill cranes, bighorn sheep, martens, garter snakes, Swainson’s hawks, Western rattlesnakes, white-tailed antelope squirrels, jackrabbits, Northern harriers, ring-tailed cats, gray foxes, pikas, snapping turtles, whipsnakes, deer mice, bull snakes, beavers, minks, muskrats, badgers, mountain goats, mule deer, racers, Southern red-backed voles, desert woodrats, otters, elk, red foxes, black bears, red-winged blackbirds, porcupines, midget faded rattlesnakes, American red squirrels, bobcats, Canada lynxes, turkeys, tree lizards, Western meadowlarks and glossy snakes are among the wild animals of Colorado.
Myths, Monsters, Ghosts, Scary Stories, Legends and Folklore in 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 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 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"; 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; 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 among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
The chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay; 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; 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; and the ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
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