Lake Monsters


Loch Ness Ogopogo New Zealand Monster

Bessie Champ Gloucester Sea Serpent Misc


See Also:

More Lake, Sea and Swamp Monsters

(Brosnie, Cassie, Caddy, Dobhar-Chu,

Igopogo, Mokele-Mbembe, Morag, Nahuelito, Storsjoodjuret)


Loch Ness


Dan Scott Taylor's Nessa Project - pictures and information about the submarine to be used in the search for Nessie.

Legend of Nessie, The

Loch Ness Internet Exhibition - site is dedicated to researching Nessie and other paranormal phenomena around the Loch Ness area.

Loch Ness Live - live webcam, electronic cards, virtual tour, places to eat and stay, and other info.

Loch Ness Project - includes information on the scientific research into the Loch Ness Monster, news, reviews, essays, and activities.

Monster Hunters - underwater studies at Loch Ness, including the search for Nessie as well as other archeological sites in the loch. Research, gallery, and coverage of the work being done by Dr. Robert Rines.

Ness-Scape: Nessie Info

Nessie on the Net

Nessie's Diary

Nessie's Hideout - offers photos, a web cam, and history.

Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster - also provides information on Nahuelito, Champ, Ogopogo, and Sweden's Lake Storsjon Monster.

Nessie's Grotto - features Loch Ness history, biology, geology, geography, monster sightings, and more.

NOVA: The Beast of Loch Ness - follow a three-week expedition that used state-of-the-art sonar and sensitive underwater cameras in an attempt to track down and identify the elusive creature.

Official Loch Ness Exhibition Centre - outlines the investigations into Nessie, the monster legend, and environmental research.

Official Loch Ness Monster Fan Club - find out about membership and the club.

Sea Serpents & Lake Monsters - information, sightings, and pictures of the elusive water dwelling creatures. Including pictures of the Loch Ness Monster.



Ogopogo, Canadian Lake Monster - compares and contrasts Canada's most famous lake monster with Nessie.

Unpublished Stories of Ogopogo - creature inhabiting Canada's Lake Okanagan.


New Zealand Monster

Sea-Monster or Shark: An Analysis of a Supposed Plesiosaur Carcass Netted in 1977 - article from Reports of the National Center for Science Education debunking the claims that the 1977 find was a prehistoric remnant or sea monster.

What Was the New Zealand Monster - badly decomposed basking shark or plesiosaur?



Lake Erie Monster Tracker - features a live cam capturing video on the north shore in an attempt to record Bessie, the Lake Erie Monster.

South Bay Bessie: A Monster in Lake Erie - provides a listing of the alleged sightings.



Champ Quest 2001: The Ultimate Search - organization dedicated to finding, identifying and protecting the large reptiles known collectively as CHAMP, who have chosen Lake Champlain as their home.

Legendary Champ of Lake Champlain - offers a chronology of sightings, lake statistics, and the views of believers and skeptics alike.


Gloucester Sea Serpent

Museum of Hoaxes: The Gloucester Sea Serpent - 1817 sighting in the harbor of Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Out of Gloucester: Sea Serpents - sightings from 1672 to 1960.



Strange Science: Sea Monsters

Globsters - features accounts of strange and unidentified carcasses brought up from the sea

Altamaha-Ha: Sea Monster Of Darien, GA - named after the river it frequents, the Altamaha, this mysterious creature is said to be large, dark, has two humps, and churns the water in a strange way when surfacing or submerging.

Aquatic Monsters Site, The - takes a scientific look at unknown large aquatic animals.

Blobs, Globs, and Other Mysterious Aquatic Meat - examines the cryptozoologist's role in discovering new and mysterious creatures of the deep.

Cadborosaurus Watch - devoted to the cryptid that is thought to live off the coast of the North American Pacific Northwest Coast.

Close Encounter With a Creature "of the Finny Tribe": Louisiana's Sea Monster Sighting of 1856 - article from the Gulf Coast Historical Review.

Global Underwater Search Team (GUST) - researching the unidentified aquatic creatures of Northern Europe.

Gryttie - fresh water sea monster of lake Gryttjen, Sweden.

Lake George Monster - provides information on its repeated 1904 surfacings which wreaked havoc with the Town of Hague's tourist trade, frightening honeymooners, and reportedly causing at least one man to swear off liquor permanently.

Lake Granbury's Water Serpent Mystery: The Legend of One-Eye - features stories and accounts of the Texas lake monster.

Lake Hodges Scientific Research Center - not-for-profit research organization dedicated to learning more about the unexplained phenomena related to Lake Hodges, and in particular, the Lake Hodges monster.


Memphré: The Sea Serpent of Lake Memphrémagog - history and sightings.

Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster - also provides information on Nahuelito, Champ, Ogopogo, and Sweden's Lake Storsjon Monster.

Online Lake Cryptid Directory - monsters listed by country or region. Lake Monsters

Pressie: The Lake Superior Monster - named for the Presque Isle River where one of the best sightings occurred, Pressie is one of the world's most seldom seen lake monsters.

Sea Serpents and Lake Monsters: Legends and Myths, or Reality ? - information, sightings, and pictures of the elusive water dwelling creatures. Including pictures of the Loch Ness Monster.

Surreal Seal Campaign - dedicated to the long necked seal.

Official homepage of Storsjoodjuret

Traping Selma, the Seljord Sea Serpent - X-Project feature discussing the Norwegian expedition's controversial try at trapping a lake serpent.

UnMuseum: North American Lake Monsters - overview of popular stories that go back to before the arrival of Europeans.

Unnatural Museum: Sea Monsters that Weren't - suggests marine animals that may have been mistakes for sea serpents.

Weird Wisconsin: Lake Monsters - contains the 1942 paper, Sea Serpents: Wisconsin Occurrences of These Weird Water Monsters in the Four Lakes, Rock, Red Cedar, Koshkonong, Geneva, Elkhart, Michigan and Other Lakes, by folklorist Charles E. Brown.


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