The SQUONK of PA!!

Published: Oct. 13, 2021, 10:37 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 54 seconds

Having a bad hair day? Nothing fitting right? Is that a zit? Well those all seem like a life threatening disaster to deal with, but none of these issues come close to what a SQUONK deals with on a daily! Hiding in the shadows in hopes of not being seen by judgmental eyes. The SQUONK has spent it's existence hiding from humans as well as from itself! On moonlit nights, tales are told that you can hear them cry out at their own appearance. Now, no one has ever gotten a picture of this cryptid, however the famous band Genesis actually wrote a song about them! So take a listen to this weeks episode and see how you fell about the SQUONKS at the end of it! Enjoy! 

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Ohio's Loveland Frogman!

Published: Oct. 6, 2021, 6 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 16 seconds

With only four sightings in the last 100 years, this cryptid is pretty much a mystery. But even with what we do know about The Loveland Frogman, I'd rather not have on a one on one meeting. From Businessmen, to Police Officers to even some teen kids there have been witnesses with various encounters of this creature. Some say the Ohio Frogman actually has powers and if that's not enough to creep you out there might not just be one! Take a listen to this weeks episode and hear about the escapades the crew and I had as well as if the witnesses stories all check out. Enjoy!

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The Kelly Little Green Men AKA Hopkinsville Goblin!

Published: Sept. 29, 2021, 8:09 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 53 seconds

OK, so who out there believes in life outside of our planet? Well if you do then join me in getting our foil hats ready for our first ever alien episode! In Kentucky while a family was enjoying their together time, an unexpected guest came to crash the party. From dusk until dawn this family would have to decide on their attack plan for survival. Eventually Police, Military and Media reinforcements would come to their aid, but what help could they really be? I know, what is this the true story of E.T.? Well actually this story might have been the inspiration for it! Listen to today's episode and learn about a day in Kentucky history that would forever change the way we believe in and perceive aliens! P.S. a blanket wouldn't hurt to have around when listening to this episode. Enjoy!

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The Tennessee Wildman!

Published: Sept. 22, 2021, 8 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 15 seconds

Let me ask you a question? Do any of you out there ever wonder if there is some inter galactic war happening between different mythical creatures? Well I do, and actually in this episode we might hear hints of this being a reality for The Tennessee Wildman and a cryptid we discussed in a previous episode. Described as a large, strong and fearsome creature, this Wildman broke out of his confides and escaped into the wild. Since the 1800's people have feared coming face to face with this monster and to be completely honest … they should be! I hear this cryptid is aggressive and has a distinctive smell one soon wouldn't forget! So check out today's episode and hear it's tale now.  P.S. Sorry for the Cicada sound being so loud I was surrounded by them!

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The Green Clawed Beast of Indiana!

Published: Sept. 15, 2021, 8:08 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 37 seconds

What's the best way to escape the heat on a hot day? Well first, lets just assume that there's no AC, so what can you come up with? The first thing that comes to mind for me is going to the pool or the beach and then after that I guess breaking down and going to buy a fan. Well if you don't have access to either a pool or a beach don't forget there are always a river available to go enjoy, I mean what's the worst thing that can happen? Well that's exactly what two best friends (Darwin Johnson & Chris Lamble) thought one hot summer day in Indiana on 1955! Only when they got to the river they would soon realize they weren't alone. Whoever and whatever this thing was, wasn't just there to swim they were hunting for food and it set it's eyes on the girls. Listen to todays episode to find out what happens to Darwin and Chris! P.S. there's a special shout out to one of my favorite podcasts so make sure to stick around at the end for a good podcast suggestion. Enjoy!

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The Michigan Dogman!

Published: Sept. 8, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 24 seconds

There is a creature in Michigan that has been haunting the locals once every 10 years. Some say its half man and half dog, others think that its a Werewolf! But whatever this monster is it is slowly growing it's courage to be around humans! First it just walked by people, then you'll hear how it stood face to face with a kid and the last encounter we'll discuss you'll have to listen to the episode to see how that turned out! In fact I have the actual audio from that encounter for all of you to listen to on the website. So take a minute to listen to this short, but sweet episode of Campfire Adventures. Enjoy!

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The Enfield Horror of Illinois!

Published: Sept. 1, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 10 seconds

When there's a scratch at the door do you answer it? Well in the 1970's a man named Henry McDaniel opened the door to a scratching noise and what he saw would change his life forever. News of his discovery made its way to the police and soon to the public! The result of this news was that people from all over came to Illinois to see if they can see the creature Henry saw that night! Some tried to hunt it, some tried to film it and others tried to hid from it! Check out the latest episode of Campfire Adventures and find out what the creature is and if I needed a blanket or not to tell the story!!! Hope you all enjoy!

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Wisconsin's Beast of Bray Road!

Published: Aug. 25, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 44 seconds

If you ever get the chance to visit Wisconsin you might be told to see Madison or Milwaukee! Both of these cities are amazing yes, but there's a city called Elkhorn that has a road that attracts people from all over the world. If you've been searching for Bigfoot or maybe a Werewolf then this might be spot for you. On this road lives a beast that is known to the public as The Beast of Bray Road! It's been known to attack people and cars so be warned before you go looking for trouble. But if you find yourself in the area you might just be the first person to actually get proof of this creatures existence. Prepare to hear some wind with this episode and get ready to hear the story of The Beast of Bray Road!

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The Wendigo of Minnesota!

Published: Aug. 18, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 52 seconds

The unexplainable are pretty much the norm on this podcast. We've covered Werewolves, Bigfoot and even Vampires. But what happens when there is a hybrid out there that is somewhat of a combination of all three? Don't worry because we have the answer for you, its a Wendigo! And you know what they want more than anything else? They want to eat Human Flesh! We go into tons of details in this episode, but most importantly we tell you how to survive! So take a listen to todays episode to be prepared for your trip to Minnesota. Also we have a really HUGE treat for you with this episode, so listen to this episode so you can also hear this SPECIAL surprise. By the way the surprise is a first for the show so let me know what you think about it, ok anyway go listen and enjoy!

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The Van Meter Monster in Iowa!

Published: Aug. 11, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 23 seconds

In Iowa there is a winged creature that once tormented the town of Van Meter. For a week in the early 1900s the towns people did everything and anything the could to try and survive the experience. With one epic battle brewing between the the towns folk and the dubbed Van Meter Monster it's a crazy story that will end leaving us all with questions. Join Mrs. Banks and I as we explore Iowa and record our first episode in a car. Enjoy the episode and relax because guess what you deserve it and what better way than by listening to todays episode of Campfire Adventures!

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The Alkali Lake Monster & Nebraska!

Published: Aug. 4, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 7 seconds

We made it to Nebraska everyone and we have the one and only Mrs. Banks joining us for another episode on this road trip. Well lets just start by saying todays creature has been revealed as a hoax! But even with that being public knowledge, the people who believe in the Alkali Lake Monsters' existence are prepared to celebrate this 100 year anniversary. So join us today and learn how this aquodic beast was once believed to be legitimate, but later revealed as a hoax, but ultimately a beloved Lake Dweller in the history of Nebraska. Enjoy our the episode everyone!

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The Taku-He & South Dakota

Published: July 28, 2021, 4 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 36 seconds

Have you ever heard the saying that first impressions are everything? Well if you have, then maybe before you show up to whatever occasion your invited to you might dress up a little to present the best image of yourself. Now with that said have you ever wondered if monsters might think the same thing? Well if you haven't then maybe after you hear this episode you might change your mind. In South Dakota there lives a beast that is known to the locals as the Taku-He and if he wasn't wearing his signature look then you might mistake him for his cousin Bigfoot! Listen to this weeks episode so you know what distinguishes the Taku-He from Bigfoot and exactly what he is capable of doing. P.S. I'm still alive!!! So, so far so good on this road trip! Enjoy the episode!

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The Miniwashitu of North Dakota!

Published: July 21, 2021, 6 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 48 seconds

Have any of you ever visited the beautiful plains of North Dakota? Well if you haven't yet don't worry because I have and as a warning I would say if you see a red color making its way through the Missouri River (yes the Missouri River travels through North Dakota!) its better you look away and not look back! Why you ask? Well there is a creature so unique it is a combination of Bigfoot, Colossal Claude and even the Chupacabra and it call's this river in North Dakota home. It doesn't use its strength to hurt people it actually might be more helpful to humanity than we might think, but the psychological damage it can inflict can lead to the end of ones existence! So get your blankets ready and maybe a cup of hot chocolate because along with my special impromptu live audience we will dive into the story of The Miniwashitu.

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The Montana Twofer!

Published: July 14, 2021, 6:41 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 15 seconds

We made it to Montana and a National Park I've always wanted to visit, The Glacier National Park. Its beauty is hard to compare to anything I've seen in this world, but that's not the only reason to visit this state. For those of you who don't know Montana is a hot spot for paranormal activity, I know what a shock! So on todays episode we learn about two specters that call frequently traveled areas in Montana home. They would love nothing more then to meet you and will go to extreme lengths to make sure you know they are there and maybe even give you a fright you soon wouldn't forget. Listen to todays special TWOFER episode with your host Dylan (me) and a special guest! Hope you enjoy it, P.S. get a blanket ready!

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Caddy & Washington State!

Published: July 7, 2021, 4:16 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 59 seconds

We've reached the third stop on this road trip and I found out something pretty interesting! You know how we only really think of the Loch Ness Monster as being the sea creature that calls the ocean home? Well obviously now we know that he's not alone because of Colossal Claude, but there are actually multiple creatures that call the deep sea their home. Which leads me to introduce you all to Caddy! A serpent like sea creature that calls the waters between Canada and Washington State home. With over 300 sightings since the 1930's it would be amazing if there was one picture of this unrealistic beast, but unfortunately there isn't. So listen to todays episode and see if you were one of the quote unquote lucky people to see the greatness that is Caddy.

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Colossal Claude & Oregon!

Published: June 30, 2021, 2 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 45 seconds

The second creature on our trip across America is a creature that calls the deps of The Colombia River and the Pacific Ocean home. It stretches over 40ft long (almost 10 of those feet are just for his neck!!), he propels his body through the water with his 4 large fins and he has a head shaped  like a horse/snake hybrid! I know what your thinking, but no the Lock Ness Monster doesn't vacation here in the U.S. But if you find yourself in Oregon (our second stop) then take some time and look along the coast because if your lucky you just might sight today's creature Colossal Claude. Enjoy today's episode!

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Bigfoot & The Adventure Begins!

Published: June 23, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 59 seconds

We are starting this trip off with the one the only Bigfoot. Standing tall at 10ft with hair all over and feet at a whopping 20inches long Bigfoot has roamed the lands of America and Canada for centuries. In todays episode you will find out why he is considered California's monster, if you should be scared of him and you'll even hear what he sounds like. So grab you blankets, relax and enjoy our first episode on the road. 

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Chupacabra's & My Findings

Published: June 16, 2021, 5:18 p.m.
Duration: 41 minutes 30 seconds

Are you ready to hear the true origin, the evolution of and the desires of the Chupacabra? Well then you might be looking for a different podcast, but if you want to hear my version of things then you've made it to the right place. On today's episode we are going to figure out how the Chupacabra came to be and how it was able to become a global phenomenon. We will talk about eye witness accounts of the creature and even go over some debunking theories. This is the last episode filmed at the OG campfire before the big trip so enjoy listening and follow along on social media for the adventure across America.

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The Night Hag A.K.A The Old Hag

Published: June 9, 2021, 3:47 p.m.
Duration: 47 minutes 39 seconds

Have you even been sleeping when suddenly your eyes just open and dang it your awake, but that's not all when you try to roll over and fall back asleep you realize you cant move?!! Well if you have, don't worry because 1 out of every 3 people experience this. However, have you ever wondered why this happened? Maybe it's just our bodies still sleeping, maybe your actually dreaming or maybe its a creature called The Night Hag whose chosen you as their victim for the night. Yes, there is a creature out there who visits you while you sleep and paralyzes your body, but that's not all they also take a bit of your soul to eat. Listen to todays episode and find out what The Night Hag is and if there is anything you can do to protect yourself.

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Unsolved: The S.S. Ourang Medan

Published: June 2, 2021, 6:47 p.m.
Duration: 33 minutes 50 seconds

There is a ship named the S.S. Ourang Medan and after it set sail in late 1940’s multiple distress signals where sent while it was on its voyage. When a rescue ship finally reached the them and found the crew the sight they saw would scar them for life. To this day no one truly knows the events that transpired when the S.S. Ourang Medan set sail. What we do know is that as quickly as the rescuers got there, they had to leave and now any hope of solving this mystery has sunk to the bottom of the ocean. Tune in to today’s episode and listen to this unsolved mystery along with a mini bonus episode by our OG guest Lory. Enjoy!!

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Werewolves & The Big Announcement!!

Published: May 26, 2021, 8:28 p.m.
Duration: 31 minutes 10 seconds

With all the other stories we've covered on the Podcast I'm surprised its taken this long to cover a story of Werewolves, but don't worry were going to fix that today! So Werewolves, what's the deal are they real or are they fake? Well listen to todays episode and find out whether its a potion, or a belt or maybe even a signed contract that gives them their power. More importantly, I'll tell you how to survive an attack if you ever come in contact with one. By the end of the episode you decide whether they are or real or fake.

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Sleepy Hollow & The Dullahan

Published: May 19, 2021, 7 p.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 20 seconds

From generation to generation stories are told of a horseman that wanders the streets every night in a never ending search. Seems innocent enough right? Well what if I told you that, that same horseman was headless!!! Yes, todays episode explores the possibility of Sleepy Hollows very own Headless Horseman being real. Now some of you might think, ehhh here we go again another legend that is "real" whatever Dylan, but wait: characters from the famous story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" existed, the town Sleepy Hollow is really in New York and stories of a headless horseman known as The Dullahan have existed in Ireland for over 5000 years! So get your blanket ready and enjoy listening to episode 10. 

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La Llorona The Female Boogeyman

Published: May 12, 2021, 7:02 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 16 seconds

I'm sure I can't be the only one that's ever heard time heals all wounds, well what happens when an eternity passes and your still in as much pain as ever? Don't worry I haven't lived for an eternity, but the spirit of this weeks Campfire Adventure episode has and she's still searching for her peace. La Llorona was once known as Maria the beautiful maiden from a rural village that women envied and men from all around desired. When she finally wed it seemed as though she had everything she could ever want, but things quickly changed and in a fit of rage she made a decision that would curse her for all eternity. Now her spirit is stuck here on earth reliving all the pain she suffered in life while trying to do anything she can to lift the curse and finally get peace. Grab a drink, get the blankets ready and take a listen to this legends tale.

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Bloody Mary. Bloody Mary. STOP!!

Published: May 5, 2021, 5:19 p.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 14 seconds

It's a drink! Its a Queen! No wait its a spirit in the in the mirror! On todays episode we will go over the "true" story of the legendary Bloody Mary. From my own experience with her to the stories passed on for centuries. Follow along with todays story and decide for yourself whether this spirit is real or not. For all our sakes lets hope she isn't!

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Real or Fake: The Mongolian Death Worm

Published: April 28, 2021, 6:37 p.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 29 seconds

I would like to introduce you all to my ARCH NEMESIS The Mongolian Death Worm!! Don't let the name fool you, you might read the word worm and think ok Dylan we get it your scared of everything, but after hearing todays episode you might see why I feel how I feel. This legendary creature is reportedly found in the sands of The Gobi Desert and from what some say, HUMANS are their favorite prey. So, if you would like to join me grab a blanket and lets listen to whether this creature is real or fake and I'll also tell you about my own personal experience with The Mongolian Death Worm. 

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The Beautiful Stranger of Hotel del Coronado

Published: April 21, 2021, 5:33 p.m.
Duration: 35 minutes 4 seconds

Back in 1888 the Hotel del Coronado opened up as the worlds largest resort. Over time the hotel would house guests from all walks of life, from presidents to Marilyn Monroe this resort was use to having some amazing guests. But it wasn't until 1892 when the hotel would house a guest that would be talked about for over a century. On that fateful Thanksgiving day a woman dubbed the Beautiful Stranger checked in for a 5 day stay at the resort, but as it would turn out would never check out. This is a story about the Beautiful Stanger and the legacy that she left behind at the Hotel del Coronado.

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The Honey Island Swamp Monster!!!

Published: April 14, 2021, 5 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 28 seconds

I think the words Honey Island might mislead the average adventurer into thinking that maybe this creature isn't as scary as it could be. But, if you've listened to an episode of this podcasts you'd know that if the other two words in a creatures name are ... SWAMP MONSTER ... that means its time to grab your blanket. Hailing all the way from the southeast side of Louisiana I'd like to introduce you all to Bigfoots cousin the Honey Island Swamp Monster. From generation to generation there have been tales told of a 7ft tall being with large webbed feet that roams the swamps of Louisiana. From what I was able to find, those tales are in fact true!

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Real or Fake: The Story of Sweeney Todd

Published: April 7, 2021, 4 p.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 29 seconds

Picture it, London 1790 your walking down the infamous Fleet Street. As you walk you pass a bakery, then a church and lastly a barbershop; if you weren't from the area you wouldn't second guess ordering one of the famous pies from the bakery or maybe stop in the barber shop for a fresh cut. However, if you took the time to ask any of the locals if they recommended either of these shops they would tell you if you know what's good for you, you should avoid them at all cost. Here is the story of Sweeney Todd and the truth about his legacy left on Fleet Street.

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Boogeyman 101 & How to Survive!

Published: March 31, 2021, 8:04 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 33 seconds

For as long as I can remember the Boogeyman has been the go to scary story to tell children, but has anyone ever told you, you can beat him? Give this episode a listen and finally realize your not alone in your fight against this creature. Hopefully, by the end of the episode he will vanish back into the shadows where he belongs.

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The Hauntings of Baleroy Mansion

Published: March 24, 2021, 6 p.m.
Duration: 32 minutes 28 seconds

Baleroy Mansion has over 30 rooms and is located in the upscale neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, PA. With so much to offer, who wouldn't want to live here? Just keep in mind that a few of the previous owners thought they were just buying a house, but instead purchased the place their soul would stay for all eternity.

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Is Philinnion a Vampire?

Published: March 17, 2021, 8:19 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 41 seconds

A young woman named Philinnion is taken for our world to soon. As time goes on the new inhabitant of her room starts to have a nightly visitor. Who are they, what do they want and why are they here???

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