The Goatman is described as a hybrid creature; part man and part goat. According to those who claim to have seen it, it has the legs and feet of a goat, the upper body of a man, a horned head, and a body partially covered by fur. A witness placed his height at 7 feet and weight at 300 pounds.
It is often associated with Governor’s
There are references to a magical creature that the
The sightings seem to have begun in 1957.The first encounter said to be reported, a young couple were parked alone a lonely country road during a moon lit night , when they suddenly heard something banging on the hood of their car. Looking up they were startled to see a goat like creature staring at them, waving what looked like a double edged axe in it’s hand. The creature suddenly turned and dashed into the surrounding woods. This smacks of urban legend but reports continued.. A motorist spotted a seven foot creature near Beltsville in 1969. In 1971 there were several sightings around
One of the famous sightings in Maryland dates back to1973 and took place in Sykesville, a town on the southern edge of Carroll county .It Occurred March when a man was driving along Rt. 32 when he saw a “huge beast on two legs with glowing eyes.
On November 10, 1971 edition of the
So urban legend or not the Goatman has had some publicity over the years and been seen in other locations such as