|Sea Monsters in Vermont
CAN YOU BELIEVE IT?
People actually think they’ve
seen sea monsters in Vermont's lakes.
These mysterious sea monsters are believed to live in Lakes
Champlain and Memphremagog.
The creature that people say lives in Lake Champlain is named
"Champ." It looks like a giant snake and is supposed
to be 20 feet long. The Abenaki Tribes called this sea monster
In 1609, in the midst of fighting the Iroquois Indians in
New York, a French explorer by the name of Samuel de Champlain
stumbled upon Lake Champlain. He also claimed to have seen
the giant serpent.
There are over 130 reports of Champ sightings since 1982.
For more information on Champ visit www.champquest.com
The other sea monster of Vermont is called "Memphre."
It lives in Lake Memphremagog which is located at the border
of Vermont and Canada. Not much is known about this mysterious
sea serpent, but more than 200 sightings of Memphre have been
reported in the last 150 years.
For more information on Mempre visit www.tomifobia.com/previous/memphre.html