Alcona County, Michigan

Near Barton City

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Alcona County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

November 1985

Myself and several others were at our deer hunting campsite, we had used the same spot for years. While we were sitting at our campfire, we heard this mournful wail just outside the light of the campfire behind one of the campers. Next there was what sounded like a low growl then a sort of howl yelping sound, we all went for flashlights and stopped dead in our tracks when we heard the sounds of trees being snapped and branches breaking. We changed from flashlights to rifles as the growling increased. We stood there looking out into the dark for what seemed like 20 min or so then the sound started moving away deeper into the woods. At daybreak we ventured out towards where the sounds were coming from and found several small trees snapped and bushes uprooted. There were what could have been footprints but the ground was so tore up, it was impossible to tell what kind they were. Later that morning a friend of mine was out scouting for a place to put his blind and he came across a huge mou...

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Alcona County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Huge rocks thrown at night fishermen on Jewell Lake

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July 2013

Alcona County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Two bowhunters hear possible screams near Glennie

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October 2006

Alcona County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

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October 2006

Klamath County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

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October 1980

Orange County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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Charlotte County Florida (Class B) BFRO

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January 2012

Alberta Canada (Class B) BFRO

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January 1992

Rapides Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

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Steuben County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

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November 2012

British Columbia Canada (Class B) BFRO

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