Cryptids, Bigfoot, watchers, and El Chupacabra: 9 podcasts about mysterious encounters, cryptozoology, and unexplained events

round up September 1, 2022

Want to hear about cryptids, Bigfoot, mysterious encounters, and unexplained events? Check out these podcasts filled with eyewitness stories, info from researchers, and details on urban legends. Some of these shows also explore UFOs and paranormal activity.

Podcasts like “Blurry Creatures” search for answers to elusive questions, myths, creatures from reality, and our imagination. Lots of these episodes share historical research on locations, field recordings, and interviews with investigators. Several of these shows invite listeners to share their accounts to be featured on future episodes in a judgment-free space.

Believing the Bizarre: Paranormal Conspiracies & Myths

Listen to ‘Believing the Bizarre: Paranormal Conspiracies & Myths’

Tune in on Tuesdays for new episodes covering urban legends, cryptids, creatures, paranormal stories, and conspiracies. Recent episodes discussed the Rougham Mirage in Bury Saint Edwards, UK. It’s a brick house that supposedly disappears. There are over 120 episodes on shadow people, El Chupacabra, Skinwalker Ranch experiences, the Alaska Triangle, and more.

Bigfoot and Beyond with Cliff and Bobo

Listen to ‘Bigfoot and Beyond with Cliff and Bobo

Cliff Barackman and James “Bobo” Fay host Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot. They’re bringing their hosting chops to the podcast, “Bigfoot and Beyond with Cliff and Bobo,” with over 170 episodes running less than an hour on average. Along with special guests, hear about “drone Squatching,” Night Marchers, Menehune, Bigfoot tracking, and more.

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Strange Familiars

Listen to ‘Strange Familiars’

“Strange Familiars” dives into cryptids, Bigfoot, creatures, hauntings, magick, hexes, and much more in over 250 episodes. Hosts Chad M. Redding and Timothy Renner chat with investigators, eyewitnesses, share historical research, and play on-site recordings.

Sasquatch Odyssey

Sasquatch Odyssey

Listen to ‘Sasquatch Odyssey’

Join “Sasquatch Odyssey,” a judgment free place to share your Bigfoot, cryptid, or other unexplainable stories. If you’d like your story to be featured on the podcast, email Brian at

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The Confessionals

Listen to ‘The Confessionals’

From UFO encounters to Bigfoot sightings, paranormal activity, and conspiracy theories, “The Confessionals” invites witnesses to share mysterious stories. Episodes extract details from each account, explore unknowns, and more. This series is presented by Tony Merkel.

Sasquatch Chronicles

Listen to ‘Sasquatch Chronicles’

“Sasquatch Chronicles” shares recent Sasquatch encounters, sightings, and stories from Bigfoot eyewitnesses. Episodes interview investigators, researchers, and witnesses to learn more about creatures. Also tune in for Bigfoot news and information in over 500 episodes running less than an hour on average.

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From the Shadows

Listen to ‘From the Shadows’

On “From the Shadows,” Shane Grove, The Barrister, Jason Lewis, Jerry Muniz, and Ozark Howler explore the paranormal, cryptozoology, supernatural, ufology, and the unexplained. Check out over 270 episodes released semiweekly.

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Blurry Creatures

Listen to ‘Blurry Creatures’

“Blurry Creatures” searches for answers to elusive questions and covers creatures from reality, myths, and our imagination. In weekly episodes, join Nate Henry and Luke Rodgers’ investigations, diving into Ancient Giants, Bigfoot, Cryptids, The Watchers, Ancient Burial Mounds, Nephilim, Mothman, Dogman, Megaliths, and more.

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Sasquatch Tracks

Listen to ‘Sasquatch Tracks’

Micah Hanks, Dakota Waddell, and Jeff Smith present “Sasquatch Tracks” with scientific investigations on large, unknown animal species. Episodes focus on Sasquatch in North America, alleged “apelike relict hominoids,” and creatures sightings around the world.

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