Lane County, Oregon

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Lane County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

September 2012

My partner and I were bow hunting for elk just outside of the major power lines running down the North Fork of the Siuslaw River. He set up to call elk under the power lines just in the brush from the open field area and I proceeded up the road as it enters the forest to set up at a creek area the road crossed. As I approached my set up point, I could clearly hear a very loud knocking. It was not patterned but was like a sound I have never heard in my 30 years of hunting in Oregon forests. It sounded very distinctly of stone, possibly an enormous piece of wood but I really have decided it had to be stone, on a very hard substance of some sort, like a solid piece of wood. This knocking had to be less than 75 yards from where I was. It would continue in small groups, like 3 to 4 knocks, pause, then follow up between 10 and 20 seconds with 1 or 2 more knocks, silence for around a minute and go again. This went on long enough that I was seriously starting to think a person might be u...

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Lane County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard while visiting McKenzie River Valley

I was out side going to the bathroom by a creek (aprox. 20 feet away) and from across the creek (35 yds away)I here a hooting/ howling from a crop of trees. I immediately go inside. we heard the sound...

January 2010

Lane County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Camping family has auditory and olfactory encounter in early evening southeast of Dorena Lake

July 17, 2004 My two sons and I were camping this weekend at the One Potato Mineral campground...just up the Forest Service Access Road from Mineral Camp. (Sharp Creeks/Bohemia Mine area). We were hi...

July 2004

Lane County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Couple in car observe an upright animal crossing highway

My girlfriend and I were driving westbound on Hwy 58 just west of the summit. When I saw this very large, seemed to be dark in color, come running across the road at a very fast speed!!! I was very ti...

November 2003

Lane County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Three young hunters hear very loud scream across Diamond Peak Wilderness valley.

Myself and my two cousins were out hunting. I had met up with my younger cousin and we both hiked up to an old logging road. We then heard a very loud scream come from across a valley. It was about a ...

September 2000

Lenawee County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Woman recalls being paralyzed by fear during childhood sighting near Lake Hudson State Park

I have been watching your show and this reminded me of something I saw when I was around 10 years old. I can remember almost every detail like it just happened. I am now 43 and do not live there anymo...

July 1978

St. Landry Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

Woman outside home has clear daytime view of a large Biped stepping out of the woods near Melville

100% bigfoot Melville LA approx 1:15 pm rainy day bigfoot walked out of the tree line took 5 steps to the right and back in to tree line about 100 yards away from our house. ...

May 2015

Levy County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Woman remembers two visual encounters near Williston

IT WAS AROUND AUGUST, SEE AS THERE WAS A STORM COMING IN, THIS WAS WAS AROUND 1991 ME AND ONE OF MY SIS WAS GOING TO GET THE OTHER ONE, WE WERE TRAVELING ST RD 121 DOWN FROM GOLF CLUB WHEN WE CAME OVE...

August 1991

Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Dusk and nighttime sightings by couple at rock quarry near Greenwater

My husband and I were up off of highway 410, about 5 miles outside of Greenwater (on the FS road right after the fire station on the left side of the road)around the first part of June in 2008. We had...

June 2008

St. Johns County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Up close encounter experienced by a father and son fishing south of St. Augustine

My son and I were out fishing one night in July of 2011 at about 1am on friday night at the Matanza bridge back waters, this is on A1A in Florida. at about 2:00 am, we heard this really weird sound of...

July 2011

Skagit County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Man has a close encounter with a large, upright creature in a swamp near Big Lake

I fished till dark then headed to my truck. Threw my float tube in the back and cruised over to a nearby swamp to change out of my fishing waders and eat a snack. I sat for awhile listening to the fro...

June 2009

Ontario Canada (Class A) BFRO

Witnesses see a large, black, hairy creature standing upright only 30 feet from them.

From the files of TIMISKAWA SASQUATCH RESEARCH, Timothy Yearington (yearington@sympatico.ca) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ No. 20V Witness:...

June 1993

Sublette County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Two scouts report close sighting of young sasquatch; biologist stumped

At dusk two boy scouts on a backpacking trip in the Wind River range of Wyoming were exploring the shores of Junction Lake. They heard a growl that they attributed to a bear and began to climb a slope...

July 2001