Dutchess County, New York

Near Rhinebeck

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Dutchess County New York (Class A) BFRO

June 2009

I was driving on a backroad in Rhinebeck, NY. I was heading to a rehearsal at the Rhinebeck Center of Performing Arts at about 6 :30 in the evening. The road is called Pilgrims Progress Road. While I was driving on this road, I passed a 20 mph road sign because it's a sharp right turn, but on the same road. The road is very curvy. I passed this turn, and in the middle of the road was a Hannaford bag with an open cereal box, and a log placed in the bag. I had to go in the left lane to miss the bag. As I passed the bag, something darted behind my car from the left. I looked in my rear view mirror, and saw this big, black thing right where the bag was. At first, I thought it was a bear because it looked like it was on all fours. I kept driving, looking in my rear view mirror. After a few seconds, it was out of my vision. I kept driving down the road until I pulled into a driveway on the right, and turned around to see what it was. As I got to the location where the bag was, I noticed the ...

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Dutchess County New York (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear and see possible bigfoot pass by tents on Nuclear Lake

My sister and her two children, my wife and I and our two dogs went to Nuclear lake in Dutchess county for an overnight camping trip. We set up camp in a field next to the lake a few hundred feet off ...

July 2007

Dutchess County New York (Class B) BFRO

Dusk and evening sightings around Stissing Mountain

In 1985, my friend and I were driving along Lake Rd in Pine Plains,NY. It was late afternoon in spring or early summer. It was a wooded area with a few houses. While driving we both saw what looke...

May 1985

Dutchess County New York (Class A) BFRO

Bow hunter with binoculars observes a tall Bigfoot with a smaller one near Amenia

I was out hunting when I saw a creature that I thought was a bear. Then a second, much smaller creature that I realized was a bigfoot, come out of the brush. I shot at them with my bow to scare them, ...

November 2013

Pine County Minnesota (Class A) BFRO

Morning sighting of two white animals five miles east of the town of Willow River

Two white big foot spotted in open field from car. These creatures were appx. seven and nine feet tall. The shorter a gorilla shape and female, the taller a more human shaped muscular brute head more ...

August 1972

Valley County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

Frightened teen deer hunter feels stalked by large hairy bipedal animal

We were camped at an old abandoned mining town and mine near Deadwood Res. in Oct. 1996. Our son had an encounter with an unidentifiable being. My husbands company was helicopter logging near an area ...

October 1996

Greenbrier County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Three Creatures observed Ripping Limbs and Bark from Trees in the Monongahela National Forest

Many years ago while camping in Monongahela National Forest in the fall with my family, my son and I decided to walk around part of the lake at night time. It was a beautiful bright night. the tempera...

October 1994

Reynolds County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Hunter in his stand makes eye contact one afternoon in Ellington

I have to apologize about not posting my sighting sooner simply because most folks just laugh and look at you as a fruit cake or something. However, this makes my second sighting of a Big Foot. My son...

October 2016

Adams County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

ATV rider is followed on private property near West Union

I was taking my 4 year old cousin for a ride on the ATV. We were climbing an old cattle road; it was a hill. About halfway up the hill I heard this loud thumping noise. I turned around and saw this hu...

November 2012

Rusk County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Deer hunters have morning encounter on hunting lease

I climbed out of my deer stand at about 9:30 because we had to look for a deer my cousin had shot late the evening before that we could not find because of the thick brush and darkness. Well I cut thr...

November 2004

Polk County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Elk hunter watches large and small upright animals cross beneath power lines

I felt uneasy the entire morning. I felt as if I were being watched. I had left camp alone and heavily armed. My friend and I were on an Elk hunting trip. As I walked through the forest, I found mysel...

October 1982

Tillamook County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Large upright figure seen sitting on a log from high up on a ridge near Nehalem

Large, upright bipedal animal covered in dark-brown or black hair. The creature sat on a log, got up, looked up at us, and seemed nonchalant....

July 2013