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Bigfoot, The Dogman and the Paulding Light

Every part of the country has it's share of myths and mysteries about monsters and spooky phenomenon.

But Michigan seems to have more than its share.

We had fun on one of our RV trips talking about three of the state's most famous legends and I recall and show some clips from some of the news stories I did on them during my reporting days.

The Upper Peninsula locations we visited were Munising, the Lake Superior town with all the Bigfoot statues and the great pastes from Muldoons, and Watersmeet, located off US 2 near the location of the Paulding Light, located at the end of Robbins Pond Road.

The Bigfoot hunting trip “expedition” I covered during my reporting days that I shared a story about was in Foley's Swamp, near Mio, MI, in the Lower Peninsula.

Here's a Wikipedia link to a story about the Michigan Dogman – 

Here's another Michigan Dogman page on the web – 

You can search the web on any of these myths and find enough to amuse you for several days.

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Mike Wendland

Published on 2018-06-28

Mike Wendland is an Emmy award-winning journalist, traveler, and producer of RV Podcast, the RV Lifestyle travel blog, and the RV Lifestyle Channel on YouTube. Mike, traveling with his wife Jennifer and their Norwegian Elkhound, Bo, has vast experience and a great passion for exploring North America, previously working as a long-time NBC-TV News Channel Technology Correspondent and now sharing his love for the RV lifestyle with millions. Mike is not only an adept RV life enthusiast but also a skillful storyteller, bringing to his channels stories from the road that perfectly capture the magic and hardships of this lifestyle.

One Response to “Bigfoot, The Dogman and the Paulding Light”

June 02, 2019at3:45 pm, Susan Wolfe said:

I have seen it right in front of the barrier my older bother had it go through his car it lit up the hole car

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