It doesn’t matter if you’re in the woods during the day or at night, they can be scary places. That’s probably why they’re still a popular setting for horror movies. Most of the time, a nice hike through the woods can be fun for the whole family. Until, of course, you find a rotting carcass or a collection of bones. So, put on your hiking boots and get ready. Here are 25 Creepy Things Found In The Woods.
Please note that some of these stories are quite disturbing.
A Redditor said they found a baby doll’s head with no hair sitting in the woods. It was on a short trail they take every day to get their kid from school. The baby doll’s body wasn’t there, nor was there any other garbage or trash. Just the doll’s head. The next day, when they walked down the trail, the doll’s head wasn’t there anymore.
Near Santa Cruz, a hiker named River Wolf discovered a gravestone with the name Marie Holmes on it. It turns out that it headstone had disappeared from from the graveyard where she was originally buried. The woman had been a prostitute in the town and killed herself by drinking poison in front of a saloon in 1898.
As a 12-year-old, one Redditor discovered a dead homeless man in the woods. His body was very decomposed and smelled very bad. He never told the police or his parents.
Blood and Bones
One Redditor went hiking with some college friends and as they walked, one of the girls said she felt something raining on her. When she went to wipe it away, it was blood. They looked up and saw a half eaten deer up in a tree. Another friend of theirs had been hiking in the same area and found a bone. She kept it and took it home. When her pre-med student friend saw it, she was distressed why a distal phalanx bone of a human hand was on her desk.
In Greenville, South Carolina, multiple reports of creepy clowns luring kids into the woods with cash surfaced all over the news. The reports came from the Fleetwood Manor apartment complex, with many children claiming to have seen the clowns in the woods. Police investigated but could not find any evidence of their whereabouts.