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We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Thornton Colorado hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The beautiful and historic San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Imperial Hotel in Delhi and the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro. are internationally renowned hotels.
Monsters, Legends, Ghosts, Folklore, Scary Stories and Myths in Colorado
The ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; the chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; 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; the singing and dancing ghost of the Fairplay Grand Historic Hotel, Fairplay; and 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, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Colorado.
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; the ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; the Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains; 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 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, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
Mammals, Reptiles, Birds and other Wildlife / Fauna of Colorado
Badgers, cottontail rabbits, collared lizards, pikas, burrowing owls, minks, elk, red-winged blackbirds, hognose snakes, Southern red-backed voles, deer mice, white-tailed deer, skunks, midget faded rattlesnakes, bighorn sheep, Texas blind snakes, ferruginous hawks, bobcats, kestrels, coyotes, Western meadowlarks, glossy snakes, chipmunks, Swainson’s hawks, racers, bison, jackrabbits, pinyon mice, Mexican woodrats, white-tailed antelope squirrels, turkey vultures, gray foxes, mountain lions (cougars), red foxes, beavers, pronghorn antelopes, muskrats, Western rattlesnakes, ring-tailed cats, otters, greater sandhill cranes, snapping turtles, turkeys, mountain goats, bull snakes, whipsnakes, porcupines, prairie voles, black bears, kit foxes, garter snakes, mountain bluebirds, prairie dogs, Shiras' moose, massasaugas, variable skinks, bald eagles, canyon mice, snowshoe hares, martens, whooping cranes, Canada lynxes, tree lizards, American red squirrels, mule deer, desert woodrats and Northern harriers are among the wild animals of Colorado.
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