Blog of cryptozoologist Tyler Houck. I am author of the books Cryptid U.S. and The Ohio Monster Guidebook. On this blog, you will find news about cryptids, amazing animals, and stuff that's just plain weird...
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Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Bob Gimlin and the Patterson Film
I met Bob Gimlin last week at the Ohio Bigfoot Conference. He was the last speaker at the conference, and talked about when he was with Roger Patterson when they saw a Bigfoot in Bluff Creek, California, in 1967. He said the film Roger took of the Bigfoot doesn't impress him at all, because he had a better view of it from where he was at. It rained the night after they saw it, and Bob got up at two thirty in the morning to go cover the tracks the creature had left so they could be preserved.
The Patterson-Gimlin film
Bob Gimlin talks about Bigfoot figure at the 2014 Ohio Bigfoot Conference
Frame from the Patterson-Gimlin film
Bob Gimlin(left) and Roger Patterson looking at Bigfoot tracks