Morgan County, Indiana

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Morgan County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

May 2012

Our encounter was May 4th 2012 in the Indiana state forestry. My wife and I were camped out in a campground with the area to ourselves. All night while cooking and eating and sitting by the fire we kept hearing something large moving behind our camp, but out of sight for the fire. After bedding down I came out at 2AM to relieve myself. Standing there I looked over to our SUV and saw something standing on the other side of it. At first I thought is was a tree until it moved away from the tree and closer to the car and was just standing there swaying back and forth. Its waist came up to the roof of the car where my shoulders hit and I'm 6 foot. This put this thing's height at 8-9 feet tall. I ran and grabbed my LED super bright flash light and shined it right on a large hair covered creature. It immediately ran by me stepping over the 3.5 foot high road gate like it wasn't even there and ran behind our tent into the woods. The creature/being ran so fast I couldn't keep track on it with m...

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Morgan County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

Possible encounter experienced by a family while fishing at Prather Lake

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Morgan County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

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Okanogan County Washington (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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Dona Ana County New Mexico (Class A) BFRO

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Sussex County Delaware (Class A) BFRO

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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

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Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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