Then again, maybe there are mysteries in the wild for which we may never find answers.
That's a really cool legend. It's very interesting that your pops and grandpops had that experience. Perhaps they witnessed one of these mysteries.
The Ghost Deer of Northern California has befuddled hunters, confounded game wardens and mystified anyone who has heard of it, tracked it - - or been lucky enough to see it.
It lives in the wilderness canyons of Mt. Eddy west of Mt. Shasta, as well as in the minds of those who are beguiled by it.