Jump to content

How do Bigfoots Disappear?


Recommended Posts

BFF Donor
2 hours ago, WSA said:

The sound heard by Tom Messick's hunting partner has always intrigued me, as it has many others. It may be  explained as a pressure wave generated by infra-sound, being perceived as something close to a door or  trap closing.

 

You have me curious. Can you provide a sound recording of a pressure wave generated by infrasound?

 

2 hours ago, WSA said:

Without confirmation that the original impression was wrong, it is always going to be described that way by the listener.  

 

What was the original impression you refer to? 

 

Messick's area was systematically grid searched and the more likely grids searched again and again. If it was grid searched north-to-south the next search of that grid is done east-to-west.

 

The most probable grids were tightly searched such that every searcher could see the feet of the person on either side.  I believe that was mentioned in the movie the searchers were that close. I think they also mentioned that several people lost keys during the initial search and they were found during the grid search. If you can recover something as small as a set of keys, you're not going to miss a trap door or a body.

 

One of the distinguishing features of the Messick case is the 6 other members of the party went immediately to look for him the moment he didn't show up at the prescribed time. Messick was stationed only a few hundred yards away. Also, SAR was summoned at the same time and on site and looking within hours.

 

 

  • Upvote 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
BlackRockBigfoot
BFF Donor
On 4/5/2021 at 8:37 PM, wiiawiwb said:

 

I've always thought the implication of the trap door in the Tom Messick case was that it was from a UFO or the snapping shut of a portal entrance. Remember, his lifelong friend who heard a trap door shut was several hundred yards away. I simple trap door on an underground location would be very difficult to hear from that distance. Moreover, there were others in the party who were closer to Messick and they never heard a thing. I don't ever recall them alluding to or suggesting something underground. 

 

I could be wrong but it's a case I've followed closely and know a fair amount about.

I am actually watching Missing 411:The Hunted as I type this.  

 

I agree with your interpretation of what Messick's family and friends are implying.

 

"He said that he heard some sort of snapping or crack sound that was strange."

 

"He almost said that it sounded like a big trap closing or something."

 

Messick's friend says that he estimated it being 150 yards away... coming from the top of the hill.

 

I do not think that they were implying a physical trap door closing, but instead a sharp and sudden sound like a spring loaded trap makes when the jaws impact together.  

 

https://www.videvo.net/sound-effect/trap-big-bear-snaps-bfx022506/260057/

 

An interdimensional portal opening or closing... suddenly displacing air...is what they seem to be implying.

  • Thanks 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

My grandson and I went turkey hinting one morning. Out in a field about 100 yards away stood two hen turkeys in about mid shin high grass. I turned to tell my grandson to remember his back pack and when I turned around the hens were gone. My grandson said they were there and then disappeared. We would have seen them fly. We got about fifty yards  away, as I was scouring the ground with my 10 power binos I saw a daisy moving back and forth. I walked closer to the daisy and through my 10 power binos, I see the daisy moving and behind the daisy was a turkey eye. I walked right up to them before I could actually see them and they flew up and away from just mere feet away. My grandson said they dropped so fast when I turned my head, it looked like the disappeared. If a turkey can pull it off, a sasquatch can knock it out of the park.

  • Upvote 2
Link to post
Share on other sites

I would be curious about a credible report of someone actually watching a BF disappear.  What does it look like exactly?  I have only heard of this happening from the psychic sasquatch folks who swear they see it shapeshift to any number of things in front of their eyes. I don't want to believe them but they are sometimes convincing because those witnesses seem like stable, sincere people.  In most general reports it always seems the witness was a fraction of a second late to track its direction, or it dissolves into the woods or brush, making it seem like it must have really vanished.

 

 

Edited by Arvedis
Link to post
Share on other sites
3 hours ago, Arvedis said:

I would be curious about a credible report of someone actually watching a BF disappear.  What does it look like exactly?  I have only heard of this happening from the psychic sasquatch folks who swear they see it shapeshift to any number of things in front of their eyes. I don't want to believe them but they are sometimes convincing because those witnesses seem like stable, sincere people.  In most general reports it always seems the witness was a fraction of a second late to track its direction, or it dissolves into the woods or brush, making it seem like it must have really vanished.

 

 

I've remember 2 reports, both of them involved the Bigfoot coming through a portal of some kind. First one was a farmer who saw a shimmering doorway appear, then a Bigfoot stepped out of it. He described it as similar to when you see heat waves in the distance on a road.  The second report was from "Hunt for the Skinwalker" book. Two guys were on a ridge at night watching for any unusual activity. One of them had night vision goggles and reported seeing a portal open (this portal had a very precise edge as opposed to the more shimmering one in the other report). Anyway, a large "apelike" creature came out of the portal and took off into the night. 

Portals could explain certain trackways, I recall one report in a freshly plowed field, the tracks just ended suddenly, in the middle of the field.

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Believer57
BFF Donor
12 hours ago, Arvedis said:

I would be curious about a credible report of someone actually watching a BF disappear.  What does it look like exactly?

That's a good question. I don't have any examples in mind at the moment but it did remind me of the Observation vs. Interpretation discussion that Dr. Meldrum had recently on the 100th episode of Bigfoot and Beyond. The idea is that using science reduces interpretation because the brain is "wired" to fill in blanks that it doesn't understand or has no data input for. It's like telling a story. So one possibility is that paranormal claims come from interpretations of filling in the blanks.

 

The 100th Episode with Jeff Meldrum

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
×
×
  • Create New...