Morris County, New Jersey

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Morris County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

April 2011

On April 15, 2011 my sons and I were camping at Mahlon Dickerson Reservation near Jefferson Township, NJ. The temperature was approximately 52 degrees and the day was overcast. At around 3 PM the three of us struck out from our campsite directly into the timber. There was no overgrowth and the trees were still bare. This is the reason we didn't take any of the marked trails in the area. The terrain is very rocky and over the next hour we hiked and climbed. Circling back into the camp area we emerged at the far end and headed toward the road that runs the length of the campsite. From our position on the road, immediately to our right would be the beginning of a two-way trail. The lower trail heads off and skirts the bottom of the mountain while the upper trail heads up it. As we got to the road I looked over my right shoulder (Why I did this I still do not know. In other words, there was no noise that I heard or any other reason I can think of that made me turn around). There, at the...

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Morris County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible wood knocks heard near Hibernia Bat Cave/Wildcat Ridge in Rockaway

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October 2008

Morris County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible Wood Knock Interaction at Wildcat Ridge near Rockaway

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March 2006

Morris County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Man recalls incident during childhood -- possible vocalizaitons near Split Rock Reservoir Dam

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May 1983

Morris County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Group observes animal in daylight, one mile from Federal Hill near Riverdale

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April 2005

Ripley County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Woman remembers evening sighting while driving on Hwy. T near Oxly

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October 1983

Fremont County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Late day and early morning sightings near the Wind River Mountain Range

I work for a tribal government in Wyoming and it is not every day we hear of things that go on in the community such as these sightings. Over the years there have been reports of bigfoots and they wer...

May 2007

Liberty County Texas (Class A) BFRO

While driving between Trinity River and Cleveland, couple has morning road-cross encounter

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May 2004

Brevard County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting by a motorist outside Port St. John

I was driving down state road at 9pm on 9/17/11. This road is good for heavy traffic and none at all. At the time I was the only car on the road going both directions. I was headed south towards stat...

September 2011

Clark County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

ATV rider recalls passing very close to a Bigfoot at dusk in Eight Mile Canyon near Leadore

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July 2007

Madison County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

Two young men have a sighting while spelunking near Huntsville.

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January 1981

Charlotte County Florida (Class A) BFRO

City planner sees large upright animal while touring property near Punta Gorda

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March 2006

Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Truck driver has brief roadside sighting

I was headed south in a delivery truck when my eye caught movement on the right side of the road maybe 200 yards ahead. The creature had been standing motionless at the side of the road. It was facing...

June 1978