Lee County, Florida

Near North Fort Myers

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Lee County Florida (Class B) BFRO

1963

In 1963 I was nine years old and living in North Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida. In the weeks before this happened to me, there were several sightings of bigfoot reported in the newspaper. One of the sightings had taken place in a wooded area not far from where I lived. Our house was on the corner of Estate Drive and another street I can't remember, near a canal. We lived a block away from U.S. 41. On the corner was a street light that usually lit up my bedroom, which I shared with my younger sister and my grandmother. It was around 10pm, and I was in bed, trying to go to sleep. I was startled by some heavy footsteps outside on the grass and as I turned to the window I saw a huge shadow pass by as I continued hearing the footsteps. Whatever it was walked right past my window with a human-like walk. I couldn't make out what it was but it was not any four-legged animal, such as a cow. This thing walked on two feet and was taller than a man. Then I heard a low pitched but quite loud moa...

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Lee County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Repeat night visits scare away roommates near Alva

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Lee County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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September 2009

Lee County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalization east of Ft.Myers

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January 2004

Lee County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible Nighttime Encounter by Girls on Horseback north of Ft. Myers

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Idaho County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

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Pierce County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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Pierce County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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