Valley County, Idaho

Near McCall

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Valley County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

August 1969

Time: 10PM. We had gone out along the East side of Payette Lake to park on a double date. Once stopped, the other couple,sat on the outside of the car on the trunk. I and my date were on the inside and the windows were rolled up. After only 20 minutes,my buddy tapped lightly on the window, and once cracked open said something big had walked completely around the car and was now positioned about 15 or 20 feet in front of the car. He suggested we be prepared to leave in a hurry incase it was an angry bear. We made ready to turn on the headlights. At the moment the lights came on we saw in front of us not much more that 15 feet away at the edge of the small clearing a bigfoot at about 6 feet tall, dense black fur and completely standing upright with arms to the side. This view lasted for only a second or at the most two seconds. The bigfoot spun rapidly on it heels and dashed into the cover of the woods.

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Valley County Idaho (Class B) BFRO

Members of a Boy Scout troop hear possible vocalizations at Loon Lake

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June 2006

Valley County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

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October 1996

Valley County Idaho (Class B) BFRO

Several bow hunters hear an unusual loud scream while hunting elk

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September 1993

Valley County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

Young deerhunters see moving biped shape and later hear vocalizations

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October 1985

Le Flore County Oklahoma (Class B) BFRO

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October 2001

Klickitat County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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April 1991

Mono County California (Class B) BFRO

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January 1995

Powell County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

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Kittitas County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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April 1992

Calcasieu Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

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San Juan County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

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