Summit County (ski Areas) CO hotels. Reserve accommodation in hotels in Summit County (ski Areas) Colorado United States of America. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Colorado. Camelopard presents advice, anecdotes and warnings for travellers. Colorado hauntings, monsters, myths, ghosts, legends and folklore.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Summit County (ski Areas) Colorado hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau, the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town, the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai, the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles and the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Folklore, Myths, Scary Stories, Ghosts, Legends and Monsters 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; 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 ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; 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 the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of 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 chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; the Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; and numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
Sights/Places to See and Attractions in Colorado
Spectacular scenery in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park; the frontier atmosphere of Black Hawk; the highly elevated Mount Evans Highway; the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve including the Star Dune, the tallest on the continent; Dinosaur National Monument; the ski resort of Vail; the rock formations of the Garden of the Gods near Colorado Springs; the geology of Colorado National Monument; the magnificent scenery of the Rocky Mountain National Park; Mesa Verde National Park with its ancient Native American (Anasazi) structures; the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness in the Gunnison and White River National Forests; and the magnificent views of Pikes Peak in Pike National Forest, are among the attractions of Colorado.
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