Originally Posted by Slo
Halloween night, second every hammock hang, pre-hammock forums, CBS and all. 3 am wake up to what I always describe as a banshee. It was between a wail and whoop and sounded like there were about half dozen of them or more. Used to coyotes in this are, known to have a pack and it wasn't them. I was probably about a mile or so away and the farms dogs around us started going into a frenzy. Went on for an hour. Never heard anything like it or since in the woods and only came across 1 audio clip that sounded exactly like it, one ever.
Could it have been an owl call? I've heard something similar over here and got told it might have been a Tengalms or Short Eared owl ..