Monroe County, Indiana

Near Bloomington, IN

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Monroe County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

2006

Myself and two other people were backpacking in the Hoosier National Forest. We had setup a camp in a valley off the grub ridge loop trail (this is a 10 mile loop, were about 4-5 miles deep in the woods). We were sitting by our camp fire (it was about 1:00 am). We heard a loud vocalization (it almost sounded like a very deep growl, and then a howl). It honestly sounded like an ape. We then heard what sounded like a large branch or tree being snapped in half and then thrown towards us (this happened a couple times). We then heard a loud commotion coming from the woods, we heard what sounded like a small animal being attacked, making a distressed crying noise (I think it was a rabbit, but I'm not sure. It sounded like it was being killed). This went on for 20-30 seconds, and then silence. We then heard something run off through the woods. I could hear branches breaking and leaves rustling, by the racket it made running, it sounded large. You could hear it's body brushing through the t...

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Monroe County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

Loud, early morning vocalizations heard by duck hunters near Lake Monroe

hey i just happened to stumble upon this website. last year october 24 2009, me, my friend, and his dad where waterfowl hunting on monroe lake, in monroe county, we were set up on a peninsula on the f...

October 2009

Monroe County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

Man hears multiple moans and sees a gray creature outside of Bloomington

I have had two possible "Bigfoot related" incidents. I've wanted to discuss the older incident for quite some time but have hesitated to do so. The second incident occurred March 16, 2009 and unnerved...

March 2009

Monroe County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Two sisters observe creature cross the road

In southern Indiana, Unionville October 1990 or 89. My sister and I were on our way home late at night (approx. 2:00 a.m.) when a bigfoot walked in front of my sister's Honda touching the front of the...

October 1990

Monroe County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls his observation of a creature crossing a road while hunting in the Morgan-Monroe State Forest

This took place while on the last day of firearm deer season in Novemeber, 1988. It was after sunset but not yet dark. The temperature was in the mid 30's but the ground wasn't frozen and there were s...

November 1988

Warren County New York (Class A) BFRO

Dusk sighting on shoreline of Lake George at Deer Leap

My brother and I were canoeing on Lake George, in N.Y state at about sunset. We headed south for 10 minutes to an area known as Deer Leap. At lake side it is a boulder strewn area with cliffs rising 6...

January 1990

Sarasota County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Bigfoot crosses SR-72 directly in front a vehicle west of Arcadia and just outside Myakka River State Park

The witness does not have a computer, so I asked the witness to fill out our report form by hand. This following is what she wrote: I was driving home toward Arcadia on HWY 72 around 8:30 pm. I tho...

September 2014

Yancey County North Carolina (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by camper at Black Mountain Campground near Blue Ridge Parkway

My two friends and I were camping near Busick, NC, just east of the Smokey Mountain National Park. We were northeest of Asheville, near the Blue Ridge Parkway. (Busick is so small that google earth do...

August 2011

Parker County Texas (Class A) BFRO

While parking near Sunshine Lake, teens have late night encounter

My girlfriend and I were parking at the edge of a creek flowing into the back of the lake. It was dark and under the cover of trees where we were parked you could not see your hand in front of your fa...

December 1982

Troup County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls encounter with 7 foot tall creature on grandparents farm

My sighting occurred when I was about 10 years old on my Grand Father's farm located in Troup County, Georgia. This was the most terrifying experience I have ever had in my entire life. I don't mentio...

November 2010

Madison County Alabama (Class A) BFRO

Exec on business trip has sighting from balcony of hotel near Huntsville

I was staying at the Marriott hotel 6th floor in Huntsville Alabama at the Space and Rocket Center-At 5:40am on Feb 24th 2009 I went on the balcony to drink my coffee as the room was too stuffy and ho...

February 2009

Pocahontas County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Recollection of a daylight sighting while deer hunting near Greenbrier River

It was November 1969, and I was on my first hunting trip with my Winchester 30-30 I had received on my 11th birthday in August. My Dad and I were near Marlington WV at a camp site we frequented a lot....

November 1969

Inyo County California (Class A) BFRO

Hiking boy has close encounter in High Sierra

I do not know whom to contact but I have a story to tell. My name is J. C. and I am a 41 year old Vice President of a bank. I have been harboring an encounter I had for 31 years secretly out of fear o...

September 1972