2002, 8-9 in Samsula, Florida Skunk Ape Sighting

2002, 8 9 in Samsula, Florida Skunk Ape Sighting volusia vo

Encounter Summary

Sighting ID: 33116
Sighting Zone: 3
Date: 8/9/2002
Time: 2:00 am
Duration Of The Sighting: 2 seconds
What the encounteree was feeling during the sighting: Nothing we were driving. We both realized we saw something at the same time and were speechless and then both said what was that at the same time


Location Details

Location Name: Samsula
Location Description: Swampy area, sparse rural population
Location Street: Highway 415
Location City: Samsula
Location County: Volusia
Location State: FL

Weather Conditions: Warm, Humid August Night
Ground Condition: Dry


Creature Information

Details regarding the creature's appearance:
Hair Color: Reddish

What the creature was doing while being observed: Climbing out of a canal off the side of the highway. Reached a arm as to grab something to pull it's self up.
The creature exhibited the following humanistic qualities: Yes reaching an arm out
The creature saw me and its reactions was: Stopped climbing out and stopped


Evidence Collected

I was unable to collect any evidence

Tracks In The Area:
There were tracks in the area.

The creature emitted an odor: Like a septic tank had backed up yet not quite as strong
I noticed something unusual associated with the encounter: No
Additional comments about the sighting: When returning we noticed the Grass trampled

Encounteree's Details

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Follow Up

There was no follow-up on this sighting.

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2 Comments on “2002, 8-9 in Samsula, Florida Skunk Ape Sighting”

  • wildthing wrote on 7 September, 2010, 11:23

    what a crock , i would have cam back w/ a digital camera and took pics of these “tracks”
    all these “encounters” say the same thing “no evidence collected”
    if something 300lbs walks/crawls/runs… it leaves tracks period… take the photos , then maybe you had a “encounter” .. otherwise you were too drunk/high to be driving , stay home keep the roads safe for the rest of us

  • JP Smith wrote on 5 September, 2011, 12:45

    Don’t sweat people like “wildthing”…they’re just not capable of understanding. :)

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