In August 14, 1868, the story of a "lake monster" appeared in the Caledonian newspaper. "It is reported that the great water snake at
Perhaps it was a giant eel?
According to local folklore, there is an underground passageway between
In the 1950’s a team of divers looking for the body of a man presumed drowned after his boat capsized claimed to see a huge hole in the bottom of the lake and saw eels 8 feet( 2. 6 metres) long.
On September 9, 1986 Audrey Besse of
So does a family of large eels live in the lake? It is a glacial lake like many others in which creatures have been sighted. If anyone knows of any more recent sightings please post a comment.
More can be found in these books:
The Vermont Monster Guide by Joseph A. Citro; artwork by Stephen R. Bissette; published in 2009 by the University Press of New England in Lebanon, New Hampshire;