Schoolcraft County, Michigan

Near Manistique

Open Map

Schoolcraft County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

April 1962

We were walking facing west toward the sun. A loud guttural sound came from behind us. We had all grown up in and around the woods but this sound was louder and so unusual that we all turned around at the same time. When we first saw it, behind us, at the same spot we had just come from a few minutes before. It was walking up the hill to the top of the RR tracks. We were about 110 feet away. It had its head bent down and turned sideways toward us but never stopped walking straight across the tracks and down the other side. There was a well used trail along the creek south of the tracks but north of the tracks is all swamp and no trail at all. The North side is wet peat bogs, thick brush, cedar, spruce and balsam and poplar trees with small tag alders. We stood there for a minute or so and then ran back to where it went into the woods. We couldn't find the exact spot but the smell was still there. It smelled like a wet decomposing animal mixed with rotten fish. We couldn't find ...

View Full Report and Investigation

Discuss report

Got a sighting to report?

Schoolcraft County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Close encounter by a hunter tracking his dogs at night outside the Seney National Wildlife Refuge

My son-in-law and I were hunting across from Clear Lake a few miles off Hwy 94 next to Green Lake. We were running our hounds on coon that night. There is a lot of country past Green Lake up into the ...

August 2010

Schoolcraft County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Possible footprint and chatter outside Wetmore

I noticed that you are doing an expedition in the U.P. of Michigan. My husband and I go to his families cabin in Wetmore which is in Schoolcraft County on the Chain of Lakes. In June of 2006 we were s...

June 2007

Schoolcraft County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Possible stalking of two people walking in the early evening near Lake Michigan and Gulliver Lake (Upper Peninsula)

I was on vacation with my family at Gulliver Lake in Scoolcraft county MI in the Upper Peninsula. Me and my sister would usually take a walk after dinner. The path we would always take was Gulliver la...

July 2006

Schoolcraft County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Partridge hunter has a daylight sighting while driving from Germfask

This incident occurred in late September or early October in 2002. I was living in Seney at the time and working in Manistique in the U.P. of Michigan. I would take the Manistique river road to work e...

September 2002

Perry County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Incident near a horse corral in the mountains of eastern Kentucky, 10 miles north of Hazard.

I was young about 12 or 13 and I had gone to spend a few weeks with my uncle and cousins, they lived in a secluded area. Only our family lived in this holler and the houses were fairly spread apart. W...

July 1977

Ravalli County Montana (Class A) BFRO

Trucker couple report daytime road-crossing sighting near Sula

I drive truck for a living with my wife traveling with me. My log books will verify place & time. We saw a big foot sprint across the road on HWY 93 approximately between conner, MT and lost trail pas...

January 2005

Umatilla County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Large truck halts in front of sasquatch on I-84

I just found your site and do not remember all the details of my sighting but here is the best I can remember of the night I saw something on Cabbage Hill in Oregon; It was December of 1985, right ar...

December 1985

Monterey County California (Class A) BFRO

Two teenage girls have daytime encounter on Big Sur Coast

I was camping with my friend and her family in Big Sur California. It was 1974. My friend Sylvia and I were sitting on the sand near the beach. I looked up at the cliffs and I saw something big and bl...

April 1974

Athens County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Dog walker lady has daylight sighting of a Bigfoot in a nature preserve NW of Coolville

I was walking my dog's and, and it was getting dark. I observed my dogs smelling everything and acting like they were bred to be hunting dogs. I was talking to my dogs saying things like 'what is it w...

October 2019

Kern County California (Class A) BFRO

A daylight sighting near Frazier Park, by a hiker

Approximatly 1992,a friend and I were hiking in the Los Padres National Forest,out of Frazier Park,CA.We were in the Sheep Camp area,and had stopped for a break near a rocky outcroping. I had walked a...

October 1992

Douglas County Nebraska (Class A) BFRO

Various sightings by residents near the Missouri River

We live near Omaha, Nebraska. I am speaking on behalf of my mother. My mother first saw this "thing " when she was 10 years old. You have to understand the way the neighborhood we live in is set up. T...

August 2005

Beltrami County Minnesota (Class A) BFRO

Girls see tall upright animal shake tree then run off on two feet

My friend and I were leaving my dad's old house, its in the middle of the woods so normally there are tons of birds and other animals making noise, but we noticed that everything had become completely...

July 2001