|When I was a young guy, my Grandmother had a cottage on Lake
Simcoe. I remember the warm sand beaches and the cool water,
but I don't ever think I saw the IGOPOGO!
Considered by many
cryptozoologists to be unique, even amongst her amazing peers,
Igopogo is a rarely seen beast. It has been described as
having a neck which resembles a stove-pipe, crowned by an unusually
dog-like head. This distinctly mammalian description has remained
consistent throughout the many years of Igopogo sightings.
This description suggests that the animal is probably not related to
the LOCH NESS type creatures, but more likely belongs to the same
family of aquatic-canines known as the DOBHAR-CHU.
The beast has been seen so seldom that I was though to be dead or
moved on, but in March of 1991, it was seen again and filmed.
"According to the unnamed videographer, while a friend
was preparing for a hydroplane race, he suffered a
mechanical breakdown and was forced to pause for repairs
near the south end of the lake. As the racer lifted the
engine hatch in order to assess the damage, a large
animal suddenly surfaced directly in front of him -
stunning the racer as well as the spectators on the
shoreline. The viewers began to panic as the
creature slowly lowered its head into the water. It
continued to stare at the racer before disappearing
If you have any information, photographs or video on the
IGOPOGO, drop us a line