Franklin Parish, Louisiana

Near Winnsboro

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Franklin Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

October 1980

The only other person to hear this story was my Grandmother,and she has been dead for many years.I was hunting with my Uncle on the Tensas National Wildlife Refuge, in Franklin Parish Louisiana.I had been lost for most of the day and i was trying to find my way out of the woods when i finaly found an old road bed near a place called Hog Lake.I had walked about 200 feet down the road when i heard a noise up in front of me coming through the woods. Thinking it was my uncle looking for me,i moved forward and what i saw was beyond belief.I first saw it as it came onto the road about 50 feet in front of me.It stood about 6 or 7 feet tall and looked like it had the mange.The hair on it's body was short and there was several bare spot's on it's torso and leg's.It probably weighed about 250 pounds,more or less.It's head was round,very small ears,and almost no neck.It stood and looked at me for what seemed like an hour, although the encounter only lasted a few seconds at which time it slowly tu...

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Franklin Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

Man recounts boyhood sighting at home near Jigger

I was about 8 years old, myself, my sister and her friend both about 12 were playing in the woods behind our house. There is a brake behind our house which is a runoff of turkey creek. We played in th...

January 1980

Siskiyou County California (Class A) BFRO

Hunter/Logger has a sighting in a closed logging area near Hilt

: This sighting occurred quite some time ago, and I haven't told a lot of people. I was a logger for 15 years, in and around northern California, and I was a timber faller, probably 5 years out of tha...

October 1979

Washington County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Campers have campsite visitor on two separate occasions near Campbellsburg

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...

August 1997

Conway County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

Late night sightings by resident near two homes in the Macedonia area

My name is T.W. and I live in Arkansas. Before this happened I have never had any thing ever happen to me. This happened in September 2017 at about 11 pm. I am a night owl in the summer because its to...

January 2017

Tillamook County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear knocks and unknown vocalizations at night in Tillamook State Forest

My adult daughters where out camping the weekend of 10AUG2012 in a slightly remote camp in the Tillamook forest. For 2 nights in a row they heard possible big foot calls that went on for 20min the...

August 2012

Pacific County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Salmon surveyor has unusual experience near confluence of Fall River and Boss Creek

It was a friday, April 20th 2001. I was doing salmon Habitat surveys for the Dept of Fish and Wildlife. My partner and I had gone up to do our Steelhead index in Fall river. He had dropped me off on t...

April 2001

Nacogdoches County Texas (Class B) BFRO

Campers are disturbed by strange vocalizations in Piney Woods of East Texas

Me and my wife set out to go on an overnight camping trip in the country. I go hiking and camping fairly often and my wife sometimes accompanies me on my outings. This time we went about 30 miles sout...

October 1996

Clayton County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

Early evening encounter near Riverdale

I am now 33 years old. At the time that I encountered this creature, I was 13. I will write it as it happeded. Me and my family lived in a rural community on the outskirts of Riverdale Ga. Behind our ...

July 1984

Yukon Canada (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls close encounter while on afternoon walk near Whitehorse

This incident happened in the summer of 1992 in my hometown of Whitehorse Yukon while I was taking a walk with my mother in the woods near her home. At the time I guess I was about 39 years old and he...

August 1992