Monroe County, Michigan

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Monroe County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

July 1993

My friend and I were driving back home, and we decided to go down the back roads instead of taking the main highway. So we took Rawsonville Road, to Newburg and headed eastbound. We were talking about the upcoming NFL Season, and what teams looked like the most likely candidates to go to the Super Bowl. Also, how bad the Lions are in comparison to other teams. As we were driving we noticed a dark object over by the right side road. As we drove closer we could see that it as covered with reddish dark hair. I turned to my friend and we both "Oh wow a bear". So we got about 15-20 yards from it and I honked the horn, and it stood up and turned completely around and looked at us, and then turned and walked northbound into the woods, on 2 legs like a human. We both stopped, and were in shock, and we said "oh my God what was it"! We had both windows part way down on my pickup truck, and we could smell an awful odor, like rotten eggs. Then about 30 seconds later my friend and I both said "...

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Monroe County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Retired police officer describes possible nighttime sighting near Monroe

My brother was driving home in the approximate area of (removed), Monroe, Michigan in a Geo tracker passing sporadic farm houses and other homes otherwise it was pretty dark. The area is semi rural an...

September 2009

Monroe County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Two boys, out "hunting" with BB guns, witness a seven foot tall creature on two legs.

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October 1983

Monroe County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls close range daylight sighting while squirrel hunting near Monroe

It was late September 1980, mid-morning on a Saturday with sunny, calm and cool weather. Perfect for squirrel hunting, so off I went, not telling anyone where I was going (I had a number of different ...

September 1980

Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Dusk and nighttime sightings by couple at rock quarry near Greenwater

My husband and I were up off of highway 410, about 5 miles outside of Greenwater (on the FS road right after the fire station on the left side of the road)around the first part of June in 2008. We had...

June 2008

St. Johns County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Up close encounter experienced by a father and son fishing south of St. Augustine

My son and I were out fishing one night in July of 2011 at about 1am on friday night at the Matanza bridge back waters, this is on A1A in Florida. at about 2:00 am, we heard this really weird sound of...

July 2011

Skagit County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Man has a close encounter with a large, upright creature in a swamp near Big Lake

I fished till dark then headed to my truck. Threw my float tube in the back and cruised over to a nearby swamp to change out of my fishing waders and eat a snack. I sat for awhile listening to the fro...

June 2009

Ontario Canada (Class A) BFRO

Witnesses see a large, black, hairy creature standing upright only 30 feet from them.

From the files of TIMISKAWA SASQUATCH RESEARCH, Timothy Yearington (yearington@sympatico.ca) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ No. 20V Witness:...

June 1993

Sublette County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Two scouts report close sighting of young sasquatch; biologist stumped

At dusk two boy scouts on a backpacking trip in the Wind River range of Wyoming were exploring the shores of Junction Lake. They heard a growl that they attributed to a bear and began to climb a slope...

July 2001

Marquette County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Horseback rider has close range sighting in jackpine forest

About 10 years ago, in the Upper Peninsula of MI in pine and hardwoods country (mixed) I was riding my white gelding, SILVER just before dusk. I was about 1 1/2 miles from my camp, when Silver stopped...

August 1991

Harlan County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Hunter in a ghillie suit on Pine Mountain has a close encounter

It was the opening morning of Kentucky black powder deer hunt. I had found a saddle on a map that was almost 3 miles back into the hills. I went into the saddle 2 days before and found a big rock over...

December 2006

Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting in the Pine Barrens

This sighting had happened when me and my girlfriend were driving on one of the dirt trails off Route 72. We had just gotten on the trail and I wanted to stop for a second. After being stopped for a f...

December 2005