The Lake Van Monster, also known as the Turkey Monster in some circles, is described as an ancient marine reptile such as a plesiosaur. It is said to have a long-necked, and with one or more humps protruding from the water. Eye witnesses say that it shares characteristics with the famous Loch Ness Monster.
It is estimated to be anywhere from 6-60 feet in length and weigh between 150-15,000lbs. It is also thought that they can travel at a speed of upwards of 200Kph. It makes it a fast and deadly saltwater creature found in Lake Van in Eastern Turkey.
Learn how to survive an encounter or find reasons to hunt it by reading Lake Van Monster on our critters page.