The Witches of Manitou Springs: History, hysteria and wand-waving Wiccans behind a stubborn urban myth
Posted to Religious Diversity News on February 17, 2020
Manitou Springs, a picturesque mountain town nestled in the shadow of Pikes Peak, is full of whispers of witches and witchcraft.
Maybe you’ve heard it from an Uber driver on the way to an area bar or while scrolling through a travel site. It’s a tale that often wanders through word of mouth. Wherever it comes from, legend has it there are witches in Manitou Springs. More, perhaps, than usual.