Posted by: Craig Woolheater on January 29th, 2014
Along the Big Muddy River in Murphysboro, Illinois, locals tell of harrowing encounters with the creature caked in muck that periodically emerges from the river to besiege the town.
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The Big Muddy Monster rises out of the swamp near Murphysboro, Illinois.
Image Credit: Destination America
Co-founder of Cryptomundo in 2005. I have appeared in or contributed to the following TV programs, documentaries and films: OLN's Mysterious Encounters: "Caddo Critter", Southern Fried Bigfoot, Travel Channel's Weird Travels: "Bigfoot", History Channel's MonsterQuest: "Swamp Stalker", The Wild Man of the Navidad Destination America's Monsters and Mysteries in America: Texas Terror - Lake Worth Monster, Animal Planet's Finding Bigfoot: Return to Boggy Creek and Beast of the Bayou.