ABOUT HOIA-BACIU FOREST
This picture was taken in another forest in Poland, even if it is associated with the Hoia-Baciu Forest quite often.
Hoia-Baciu Forest lies in the North-Western part of Romania, in Transylvania, near Cluj-Napoca. The forest is famous since the late '60s, when a military technician caught on camera the best pictures of a UFO above Poiana Rotunda (the round clearing where there is no tree growing for a long time). Besides, since the '50s, a local professor have experienced a bunch of paranormal phenomena in and around the forest. Also, for a long time already, the forest's visitors have experienced all kind of feelings...
See the map of the forest.
The reports about Hoia-Baciu Forest have included folk ghost stories, apparitions, faces identified in photographs that were not visible with the naked eye, and, in the late '60s, UFO sightings. Visitors to the forest report anxiety and the feeling of being watched; in addition, the local vegetation is often bizarre (strangely shaped trees, charring on tree stumps and branches).
It is told that many peasants were murdered in this forest among time. The legend says that the souls of these ghosts are trapped within the wooded confines of Hoia-Baciu Woods. Another legend says that the name "Baciu" comes from a shepherd who strangely dissapeared with his flock of 200 sheep while being close to the circular plateau deep in the forest (Poiana Rotunda), which is considered by the locals a hub for the paranormal activity...
IN THE NEWS
HAUNTED ROMANIAN FOREST
The Hoia-Baciu Forest (Haunted Romanian Forest) is a forest which lies in the western part of Romania. The haunted woods was investigated the episode "Haunted Forest/Alux ".
WORLD'S MOST HAUNTED FORESTS
Hoia-Baciu in Transylvania has captivated attention of the wrong sort for more than half a century.
BERMUDA TRIANGLE OF TRANSYLVANIA
Hoia-Baciu Forest has been called the “Bermuda Triangle of Transylvania”.
BEST HALLOWEEN DESTINATION IN TRANSYLVANIA
Hoia-Baciu Forest is among the best 10 Halloween destinations in Europe.
The most powerful moments experienced on any investigation were in Hoia-Baciu Forest, Transylvania (Bagans).
DRACULA, BRAM STOKER, TRAVEL GUIDE
In their journey to Dracula's land, Aaron Sagers, Dacre Stoker and Hans Corneel de Roos stopped for few hours in Hoia-Baciu Forest, Transylvania.