Archive for the “Folklore”
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 25th, 2016
A feature length documentary chronicling the bizarre and often-disturbing tales of a swamp monster said to lurk in Southern Arkansas is making its way to screens. The film is titled Boggy Creek Monster and is the third in a series called Small Town Monsters.
Read: Boggy Creek Monster Teaser Trailer »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 21st, 2016
Expedition Bigfoot brings the mystery to life
Read: The Legend of the Sasquatch »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 14th, 2016
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 10th, 2016
…Stepp attended a conference on all things Sasquatch to celebrate the launch of the Bigfoot section of the China Flat Museum in Willow Creek. There he introduced himself to Jeffrey Meldrum, professor of anatomy and anthropology at Idaho State University and an oft-interviewed Bigfoot researcher. Meldrum’s area of focus is the evolution of bipedalism — the anatomical distinctions and development of our ancestors that led to our walking on two legs, including the dynamics of their footfalls, footprints and skeletons.
Read: Why one scientist thinks taboo fringe theories are a big hairy deal »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 5th, 2016
Bigfoot: an historico-ecologico-anthropoidologico-archetypal study of the creature and its believers
Read: Giant Hairy Apes in the North Woods: A Bigfoot Study »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 4th, 2016
Join us as we welcome Ken Gerhard to discuss one of the great Cryptozoological mysteries of our time, Big Birds and Pterosaurs. Whether prehistoric leftovers or undiscovered species, perhaps nothing is more frightening than the terror that comes out of nowhere to swoop down and snatch it’s victim, only to fly off and never been seen again.
Read: Monster X Radio: Animal Extant ‘Terror from the Skies with Ken Gerhard’ »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 3rd, 2016
A report comes in to the GCBRO of a terrifying Bigfoot encounter in the swampy Sabine River area in SW Louisiana. Living on a huge 5000 acre wooded farm, the Dyess family have had numerous encounters with Bigfoot coming into their yard, screaming at night and even frightening them when they are out hunting. They’ve taken casts of the huge tracks they’ve found. They’ve stopped hunting and going into the forest- south Gulf Coast Bigfoot Organization team must come and help remove their problem. In the meantime, the team has a run-in with their old rival Dr. Web Sentell.
Read: Killing Bigfoot: Bayou Bigfoot »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 2nd, 2016
The Texas Bigfoot Research Center celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Original Texas Bigfoot Conference held on September 15, 2001 with this year’s event to be held the weekend of October 14-16, 2016.
Read: 15th Anniversary Original Texas Bigfoot Conference »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 2nd, 2016
Although accounts of an aquatic beast living in Scotland’s Loch Ness date back 1,500 years, the modern legend of the Loch Ness Monster is born when a sighting makes local news on May 2, 1933. The newspaper Inverness Courier related an account of a local couple who claimed to have seen “an enormous animal rolling and plunging on the surface.” The story of the “monster” (a moniker chosen by the Courier editor) became a media phenomenon, with London newspapers sending correspondents to Scotland and a circus offering a 20,000 pound sterling reward for capture of the beast.
Read: This Day in History: Loch Ness Monster Sighted »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on April 27th, 2016
Woman Killed While Searching For Mysterious ‘Goatman’ Creature In Louisville, Kentucky
Read: Pope Lick Monster Death »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on April 26th, 2016
Scott Herriott, filmmaker of the classics Squatching/Journey Toward Squatchdom, is planning a new Sasquatch film project and has started a Kickstarter campaign to crowdfund it.
Read: The Hopefully Great 2016 Bigfoot Trail Expedition »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on April 25th, 2016
Tracking the Stone Man is a collection of essays from Dr. Jones’ youthful introduction to Bigfoot to his becoming a leader in the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization (BFRO). Perhaps most interesting are Dr. Jones’ adventures and encounters in the wild forests, steep ridges, and hollows of the Appalachian Mountains, the highest mountains east of the Rockies
Read: Tracking the Stone Man: West Virginia’s Bigfoot »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on April 23rd, 2016
The 2016 Arkansas Bigfoot Conference will beApril 23rd at the Vilonia Arkansas Municipal Building at 18 Bise Road. The cost is $10 for the day (9am to 6 pm) and you get your tickets at the door that day. Hope to see you there!
Read: 2016 Arkansas Bigfoot Conference »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on April 22nd, 2016
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on April 8th, 2016
The wild man of Ocheesee Pond is a Bigfoot/Sasquatch type creature that roams the swamps and bottom lands of the Florida panhandle.
Read: Ocheesee Wild Man Captured? »