Ocean County, New Jersey

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Ocean County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

July 1989

Even after all of these years, I still find it difficult to discuss what exactly I saw. I still vividly remember the encounter and how terrified my friend and I were afterwards. It's amazing how time slows during intense moments, every detail is burned to memory, but in actuality only several seconds passed. To be honest, I don't know exactly what I saw that summer evening long ago. As a child growing up, we were taught in school the legends surrounding the Jersey Devil and weird happenings in the Pine Barrens. Hopefully this story won't be viewed as lore that the region is famous for. The only thing I can say for sure is, it really did happen and I will do my best to portray the event as I remember it. I grew up in a middle size town, a few miles from both the Jersey shore and the edges of the Pine Barrens. My neighborhood & town were undergoing a growth spurt and wooded areas where I played as a kid were now strip malls or homes. My house was on a corner lot and the neighbor's hous...

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Ocean County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible intimidation in the Pine Barrens

2 weeks ago i went into the pine barrons in manchester nj ,deep in forest to shoot a pistol. i left the gun in the car and scoped out the area before i started shooting. i started down a trail and whe...

June 2006

Ocean County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard in undeveloped section of Ocean County

It was at least 2:00 am, in January or Februrary. The temprature was in the low teens. I was dropping a friend off at his home, the back of which was separated from the Highway (Rt.72) by about 15...

January 1994

Ocean County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Teenagers have nightime encounter near Jackson

I have e-mailed you before but wasn't ready to describe my encounter.I have also offered to help in the area of investigations I am experienced in the outdoors and have tracking skills among other ski...

July 1983

Ocean County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Young cyclist observes tall, dark creature in Manahawkin

Riding my bike through the woods with some friends. I had to stop to wait for them. When I heard a branch snap, No more than 40 ft away it looked right at me with large black eyes. It was about 8'-9' ...

January 1979

Spencer County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Young boy has night time sighting near Chrisney

I was just a young boy then staying at my grandfather's farm in the summer time. I slept up in the attic at night with my uncle Donnie who was helping my grandfather with his dairy farm. We had just l...

July 1968

Litchfield County Connecticut (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting from a farm house in the hilly area of Newton farm, outside South Kent

This sighting happened when I was a young boy of about seven or eight years of age. It was a cloudy fall day. I was playing near a window in a second story farm house when something caught my eye. I w...

November 1968

Brevard County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of a close encounter while frogging at night on the upper St. Johns River

I was flipping threw the channels last week watching some late night TV when I saw a program called Finding Bigfoot.It brought me back to the day my mind about that giant changed for me.I only told my...

November 1990

Crawford County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Campers see large figure cross river in moonlight

The sighting occurred sometime afer dark. I was in my sleeping bag sleeping on a sandbar with three other guys on the Meramec River after an afternoon of canoeing and fishing. I was awaken and was loo...

August 1977

Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Motorist has a close daylight sighting of a Sasquatch chasing a deer near Ocean Shores (Sketches included)

Sept 30, 2013. Route 109 halfway between Hoquiam/Aberdeen and Ocean Shores Washington. I was driving back from Hoquiam to Ocean Shores where I live when a deer ran across the road heading south abou...

September 2013

Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Afternoon sighting by motorists near Quinault Fish Hatchery

On July 29th,2004 my mother,aunt, and I were leaving the Lake Quinault Lodge after having lunch there. We decided to take the shortcut between Neilton and the Lake Quinault park turnoff to go towards ...

July 2004

Kalkaska County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls encounter he had as a teenager near Kalkaska

I am writing this for my neighbor Bill (not his real name). I interviewed Bill on December 25, 2010, and for additional details two times again. Bill said that when he was a teenager he went with a...

March 1962

Wharton County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Woman and her husband have night time encounter near El Campo

I was sitting out on the porch around 10 pm on Tuesday night, August 31st. My dogs (a lab mix and a pit bull) started acting strange and growling. I heard something over to the right of our house. It ...

August 2004