Huntington County, Indiana

Near Mt. Etna

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Huntington County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

July 2002

My wife and I were night fishing for catfish on a Wednesday night on the Salamonie Reservoir when our occurrence happened. We were in a boat, at a remote part of the reservoir not accessible by vehicle or foot. The nearest road is over 1 mile away. There was no one else at the boat dock when we put in, and I saw no other boat or boat lights on as we motored to are fishing spot. We were sitting there fishing for about 3 hours. It was roughly 3-4 a.m. and we were sitting roughly 30-40 feet from shore. All of the sudden there was something thrown at us from shore, something very large and heavy. The object thrown at us had to have weighed in the neighborhood of 30-60 lbs. by the splash it made in the water about 10 feet from the boat. I instantly grabbed the 5 million power spotlight and lit up the area on shore. There was nothing. We sat there for about 5 minutes with the light on shore discussing what had just happened. We then decided no human couldn't have possibly been there b...

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Huntington County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Hunter has possible encounter near Huntington Reservoir

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Okanogan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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Thurston County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Loud vocalizations sounds heard

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Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

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January 1971

Dona Ana County New Mexico (Class A) BFRO

2 youths encounter an 8' tall bi-pedal figure while on family campout

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November 2001

Sussex County Delaware (Class A) BFRO

Father and son witness early morning road crossing of two animals

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June 2003

Itasca County Minnesota (Class A) BFRO

Husband and wife experience an up-close daylight sighting on Hwy. 7 north of Bovey

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August 2009

Love County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Hog hunter has dusk encounter in Love Valley Wildlife Management Area

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August 2004

Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Man driving home through Joint Base Lewis-McChord sees an animal walk across the road south of Spanaway

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September 2012