Wednesday, February 17, 2021

'The Seamander': Unknown 'Roaring' Water Creature Encountered In Winchester Bay, Oregon

A Winchester Bay, Oregon resident describes a cryptid sea creature that he has seen on 3 occasions. Other witnesses have come forward as well.

I recently received the following interesting account:

"So, this happened about 10 years ago on the cold Oregon coast in a small coastal town called Winchester Bay. I was visiting a new friend who was on vacation there in town to visit her grandpa. I know, quite a mouthful but bare with me.

Anyway, at the time I was a clumsy kid; and normally I had her grandpa help me into their boat. It was sort of like a small house boat. But this time, however, he wasn't available to help me out. So, I had to get on by myself. But as I was placing my foot on the rim, something bumped the boat from below. SPLASH!! I was in the frigid waters of the harbor. That wasn't the scary part, the scary part was when I see this creature.

It was very long, maybe around 10 - 15 feet long. A skinny body, short stubby limbs, a stubby neck, muddy brown skin, a long thin paddle shaped tail, and an oval shaped head filled with interlocking teeth. This was the first time I saw what I'd later call, "The Seamander".

I had given it a name to help to tell these encounters. Now, I would have brushed this off as a kid's overactive imagination, if I hadn't encountered them 2 other times. Both times being from a distance at night, first time seeing its head go above the water. And the second time, hearing one of them swim around in the waterway under a bridge I was crossing followed by snarling.

I also would meet two others that would have encounters that fit the description of my previous encounters. One of them having 'hooked a big creature that began to roar'. And the other being stalked along the side of the river late at night. What are these things?

I don't know, but they are not a well-known cryptid so I thought I'd share.” TN

NOTE: the witness seems to very sincere about these sightings. Could it be a sturgeon or some other underwater species. Very interesting account. Any follow-up information is welcomed. Lon


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