Venture into the mysterious and often misunderstood world of North American cryptids

From the elusive Bigfoot in the dense forests of the Pacific Northwest to the chilling tales of the Mothman in West Virginia, this category looks into the fascinating lore and sightings of creatures that exist on the fringes of science. 

Our list of North American cryptids (organized by state) includes:

Whether you’re a skeptic or a believer, the stories of these cryptids are sure to intrigue and perhaps even challenge your perception of the natural world.

However, unlike other sources, SpookySight goes beyond the sensational. We focus on credible sources (testimonies verified by local authorities, historical records, official documents, studies, scientific analyses, and local legends) to separate fact from fiction.

We do this to give you a well-rounded understanding of each cryptid’s reality.