Cryptid Species: Gigantopithecus Apes Size: 5 to 10 feet tall Location: United States Most Famous Sighting: Patterson-Gimlin Film in 1966

Bigfoot, also known as sasquatch, is a name given to an ape-like creature that some people believe inhabits forests, mainly in The Pacific Northwest region of North America. Bigfoot is usually described as a large, hairy, bipedal humanoid. the term sasquatch is an anglicizied derivative of the Halkomelem word sasq'ets.