Archive for the “Lake Monsters”
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 26th, 2014
The team investigates the legendary Otterman, know by Alaskan natives as the “Kushtaka,” who is believed to have the ability to shape-shift. Todd builds a Ring of Fire trap, and the rest of the team utilizes Crusty’s airboat.
Premieres tonight, September 26 at 8 PM CST on Destination America
Read: Alaska Monsters: The Otterman »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 25th, 2014
The last two years have been good for cryptozoology-themed fiction. We’ve had high-octane thrillers like Hawthorne’s Kronos Rising, atmospheric novels like Willis’ The Daedalus and the Deep, chillers like Below, a crypto subplot in a Dan Simmons epic, and the scariest crypto-thriller ever, Joseph Wallace’s superbly researched Endangered Species, just to name a few. The genre has never been healthier, in quantity or quality.
Read: The Road to Loch Ness Reviewed »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 13th, 2014
Mention lake monsters and everyone immediately thinks of the Loch Ness Monster, or Nessie, depending on how familiar they are with the creature. However, lake monster stories and folklore can be found on almost every country on the planet, and the U.S. is no different. Here, in our own backyard, a strange creatures is rumored to inhabit the murky depths of Lake Pepin, the widest naturally occurring part of the Mississippi River.
Read: Pepie: The Lake Monster of the Mississippi River Reviewed »
Posted by: John Kirk on September 12th, 2014
Photographer Ellie Williams captured this amazing image of what she believes to be a creature from the deep while taking snaps in the Lake District.
The 24-year-old had set up her camera tripod to automatically take photos throughout the day at Windermere.
Read: Bownessie Captured on Photo? »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on September 8th, 2014
For more than ten years, amateur folklorist Todd H. C. Fischer has researched hundreds of creatures, monsters, strange locales, heroes and spirits from all across Canada, collecting them here, for the first time, in one comprehensive volume.
Read: A Canadian Bestiary »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 7th, 2014
Russian Serpent – For centuries, strange reports of a large, underwater creature have come from people living near the remote Lake Labynkyr in Siberia.
Read: Siberian Lake Serpent »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on September 2nd, 2014
“I particularly enjoy books that are regional in nature, as they generally offer deep insight into a case that, without that personal, in-the-field approach, would probably remain buried in obscurity. And, I have to say, the Lewis-Voss book does not disappoint.”
Read: Pepie The Lake Monster »
Posted by: John Kirk on August 28th, 2014
My mates and I will be doing our damnedest to find the elusive Mokele-mbembe in the next year or so.
Read: Mokele-Mbembe Expedition 2015 »
Posted by: John Kirk on August 28th, 2014
An Icelandic truth commission has found a video depicting floating debris is the Lagarfljot lake cryptid.
They got it so wrong.
You can decide for yourself here on Cryptomundo…
Read: Truth Commission: Lake Monster Does Exist »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on August 23rd, 2014
Bigfoot makes a public appearance in support of ALS sufferers by doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
He calls out the Yeti, the Lochness Monster, Bigfoot Fans, and Matt Moneymaker of Finding Bigfoot to participate in the ALS Ice bucket Challenge and/or donate to the ALS Association to do your part!
Read: Bigfoot Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on August 22nd, 2014
“In the Wasdale Valley Cumbria is Wastwater, a deep and mysterious lake…”
Read: The Monster of Wasdale Valley »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on August 21st, 2014
Alan Landsburg, Creator of In Search Of…, passed away on August 14, 2014.
Read: In Search Of… Creator Dies »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on August 20th, 2014
“…the presumed advantage of a land sighting is that we get to see much more of the creature as opposed to when it is in the water…”
Read: Nessie – The Land Encounters »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on August 19th, 2014
They are the 20th Century’s most monstrous icons and have sparked fear and fascination from the Highlands to Hollywood.
But now it has been claimed that King Kong gave birth to the myth of the Loch Ness monster.
Read: Did King Kong Inspire the Loch Ness Monster? »
Posted by: Katy Elizabeth on August 16th, 2014
Champ Search founder Katy Elizabeth Huling says the Lake Champlain monster has already been sighted several times this summer.
Read: Champing at the Bit: The Search Continues »