Ken Gerhard has searched for evidence of mysterious beasts around the world including Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, the Chupacabra, gigantic winged creatures and even werewolves.
In addition to appearing in three episodes of the television series Monster Quest (History Channel), Ken is featured in the History Channel special The Real Wolfman, as well as in Legend Hunters (Travel Channel), Paranatural (National Geographic), Weird or What? with William Shatner (Syfy), Unexplained FIles (Science Channel), Ultimate Encounters (truTV), Monster Project (Nat Geo Wild) and Shipping Wars (A&E).
His credits include multiple appearances on Coast to Coast AM and network news broadcasts, as well as being featured in major books and in articles by the Associated Press, Houston Chronicle and Tampa Tribune.
Ken is author of the books Big Bird: Modern Sightings of Flying Monsters and Encounters with Flying Humanoids: Mothman, Manbirds, Gargoyles and Other Winged Beasts, in addition to co-author of Monsters of Texas (with Nick Redfern).
He’s contributed to trade publications including Fate Magazine, Animals and Men, The Journal of the British Columbia Scientific Cryptozoology Club and Bigfoot Times.
He currently lectures and exhibits at events across America.
Born on Friday the 13th of October, 1967 (exactly one week before the famous Patterson Bigfoot film was shot), Ken has traveled to twenty-six different countries on six continents, as well as most of the United States.
An avid adventurer, he has camped along the Amazon, explored the Galapagos, hiked the Australian Outback and has visited many ancient and mysterious sites, from Machu Pichu to Stonehenge.
We consider it an honour and a priviledge to have Ken here on the research team.