Montgomery County, North Carolina

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Montgomery County North Carolina (Class B) BFRO

December 2009-2010

I backpack in Uwharrie with a group of up to six kids on a regular basis as a trip leader for a wilderness outing program. This past winter I experienced the same strange occurrance on two different occasions in the same spot at a primitive campsite our group had scratched out along the Super Tree Loop in the Woodrun area of the forest. During the wee hours of the morning in Dec. and once again in Jan. I've heard footsteps crunching through the heavy layer of dried leaves on the forest floor. This "person" was buswhwacking and not walking along the trail. "It" also came from the direction of deep woods just behind my tent and not anywhere near the main trail. Both times it crossed over the trail and continued on bushwacking through the woods in an easterly direction. I have to admit I was a little nervous about even moving around in my tent because I didn't want to attract attention. I laid there frozen both times until the thing was gone and didn't get a look at it. Both incidents hap...

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Montgomery County North Carolina (Class B) BFRO

Campers awakened by heavy bipedal footsteps in Uwharrie National Forest

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October 2011

Montgomery County North Carolina (Class A) BFRO

Campers have morning sighting in Uwharrie National Forest

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June 2004

Montgomery County North Carolina (Class A) BFRO

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June 1990

Montgomery County North Carolina (Class B) BFRO

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Allegany County New York (Class A) BFRO

Witness has two encounters with an animal near Genesee River

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February 1998

Klamath County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Footsteps heard outside of camper trailer near Bear Valley National Bald Eagle Refuge

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Orange County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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September 2011

Charlotte County Florida (Class B) BFRO

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January 2012

Alberta Canada (Class B) BFRO

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Rapides Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

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June 1980

Steuben County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

Possible daylight sighting by a law enforcement officer standing in his yard near Fremont

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