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Reptiles, Birds, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Colorado
Snapping turtles, Northern harriers, kit foxes, turkeys, collared lizards, beavers, American red squirrels, canyon mice, mountain goats, otters, mule deer, racers, pikas, bald eagles, Texas blind snakes, white-tailed antelope squirrels, Western meadowlarks, pinyon mice, Shiras' moose, badgers, bull snakes, porcupines, prairie dogs, ring-tailed cats, bison, mountain lions (cougars), garter snakes, desert woodrats, chipmunks, pronghorn antelopes, Mexican woodrats, whipsnakes, jackrabbits, bobcats, turkey vultures, mountain bluebirds, glossy snakes, Swainson’s hawks, deer mice, minks, prairie voles, bighorn sheep, whooping cranes, skunks, hognose snakes, white-tailed deer, Southern red-backed voles, red foxes, black bears, greater sandhill cranes, tree lizards, variable skinks, gray foxes, kestrels, martens, muskrats, Canada lynxes, burrowing owls, Western rattlesnakes, snowshoe hares, midget faded rattlesnakes, red-winged blackbirds, coyotes, massasaugas, ferruginous hawks, elk and cottontail rabbits are among the wild animals of Colorado.
Folklore, Ghosts, Legends, Myths, Scary Stories and Monsters in Colorado
Numerous hauntings at the famous Stanley Hotel, the inspiration behind Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining, in Estes Park; 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 chest of gold doubloons buried by Spanish conquistadors before they were massacred in a canyon of the Purgatoire River; the ghost train of Marshall Pass that has terrorised passengers on at least one train, as it approached them with unstoppable speed; 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 ghost of a woman in 1920s fashion, thought by some to be the Countess Pourtales, seen in the Broadmoor Resort and Hotel, Colorado Springs; 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 ghosts of a woman and baby seen in the Hotel Boulderado in Boulder; 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; hauntings in the historic Imperial Hotel and Restaurant (once the Collins Hotel) in Cripple Creek, including the ghost referred to as "George"; and the Slide-rock Bolter, a monstrous land whale of the Rocky Mountains, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Colorado.
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