posted on Jul, 11 2008 @ 01:51 PM
Being that I grew up in that general area, I'd love to go too, but alas, I'm trapped in Florida ... economics; the ultimate prison ... sigh.
Don Keating used to track Bigfoot in that area ... 'Been to a few of his local meetings before and my grandfather was an avid attendee. He had no
doubts about the creature, having seen it on more than one occasion.
Actually, now that I think about it, there's another elusive creature allegedly stalking those woods in Ohio ... but most folks refuse to believe
it. While coyotes and wolves have been reported running with wild dog packs, there's staunch resistance in belief in the big cats that seem to be
reported every generation or so. My father and his uncle had a VERY close encounter with a black colored cat with paws "easily the size of a man's
hand; all fingers stretched wide".
But then Ohio, particularly that region of the state - where I grew up, and where you are going - has a rich history of the Weird. There are plenty of
ghost stories, unexplained missing persons, UFOs, and rumors of devious cults to go around.
Enjoy your trip ... and watch out for the deer too ... they run in large herds ... 18-24 heads ... inside the park where they know they are safe from