Our main theme here at Bigfoot Evidence blog is Bigfoot, but we realize that there's more strange oddities, and unknowns other than Bigfoot residing in different parts of the world. Here's a list of 10 lesser known mythical creatures around the world by David Queen from Globalgrasshopper.com.
10 lesser known mythical creatures around the world by David Queen. We all know who Bigfoot is. That hairy beast that has been reported endlessly in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. Yet, what other mysterious and unidentified creatures are out there lurking in the jungles, the forests and the darkest recesses of your travels? Local folklore? Demonic evil spirits? Elaborate hoaxes? Perhaps only those who claim to have encountered one can truly decide…
For the more adventurous travellers among you, here we explore a list of ten “lesser known” mythical creatures from all over the world. And by lesser known, I really mean moving beyond the well known legends of Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, or the Yeti. Even the Chupacabra and Jersey Devil are too much of big shots for this list.
10. Yeren – China
9. Trunko – South Africa
8. Issie – Lake Ikeda, Kyushu, Japan
7. Yucca Man – Joshua Tree, California, USA
6. Bunyip – Australia
5. Am Fear Liath Mòr or The Grey Man – Ben Macdui Mountain, Scotland
4. Old Man Snake Monster – Thailand
3. Nandi Bear – Kenya
2. Pope Lick Monster – Kentucky, USA
1. Dingonek – Democratic Republic of Congo