The Fouke monster, also known as the Boggy Creek monster and the southern sasquatch, is a hairy hominid thought to be native to the swampy areas near Fouke Monster.


The Fouke monster is described as a hairy man-ape creature standing 7 feet in height. It is covered in shaggy hair varying in color from red, gray, black, and brown. It has three toes on each foot and bright red eyes the size of silver dollars.

Possible Explanations

Hypotheses include:

  • Unknown species of hairy humanoid
  • Hoax


Evidence includes:

  • Eyewitness testimony


  • The Fouke monster was famously the focus of the found footage horror film, The Legend of Boggy Creek.