Levy County, Florida

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Levy County Florida (Class A) BFRO

September 2005

About three years ago me and a buddy of mine went scouting in the Goathee State forest off of highway 336/337 like we do almost every other day. Seeing that his house line was aganist the forest. That morning we decided to go further back than usuall, to try and find new deer trails or run up on a family of hogs. We were about three miles back and we started smelling something that I can only explain as being a dead carcuss mixed with a skunk. We have always been interested in Bigfoot, so I knew that it stinks but didnt think it was in central florida. Although there has been sightings in the ocala national forest. We keeped walking and came up on an old logging or ranger trail, it was covered with overgrown grass and had branches all over it. The road had palmettos lining it with a creek or runoff ditch on one side. We started walking down the trail towards our house. We were still about 2 3/4 mile from 337 when we came up on a bend in the trail. We walked around slowly to try and...

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Levy County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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Levy County Florida (Class B) BFRO

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Levy County Florida (Class B) BFRO

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Levy County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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Thurston County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

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November 2001

Sussex County Delaware (Class A) BFRO

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August 2009

Love County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

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