Western History & Genealogy Blog

Colorado's Ghosts

Stanley Hotel in Estes Park by Louis McClure

Explore Colorado’s ghosts, ghouls and mysteries with some great scary stories.


Autumn is here, and the cool weather, yellow leaves, and shorter days have me in the mood for scary stories.  You don’t have to look far for some great ghostly tales.  Colorado has its fair share of grisly folklore and even true crime.  Take a look at a few titles, all available at the library:

Haunted Colorado: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Centennial State

Ghost Hunters Live From the Stanley Hotel (DVD)

Castles of Colorado: Scandals, Hauntings, and Tales of the Past

Ghosts of the Colorado Plains

The Ghosts of Denver: Capitol Hill

Spooky Colorado: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore

The Haunted Heart of Denver