The Fouke Monster is a legendary cryptid sighted near Fouke town in Miler County, Arkansas in early 1970s. They were first discovered in 1971 and continued to 1980s. Eyewitnesses say the cryptid is a large hominoid creature with long dark hair. It was purported to be 7 feet tall, weighing between 250-300 pounds, with its chest being about 3 feet wide. Later reports in the 1980s describe the Fouke Monster to be even larger, with one witness claiming it was 10 feet tall, and weighing upwards of 800 pounds.
Most recounts say that Fouke Monster runs fast, swinging its arms like a monkey. It also has a terrible odor, described to be a mixture of skunk and wet dog. Discovered tracks claimed that its footprints measures 17 inches in length and 7 inches in width.