Polk County, Oregon

Near Dallas, OR

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Polk County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

October 1982

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 myself looking back over my shoulder for no apparent reason other than feeling like I was being followed. I stopped by the creek to watch the salmon and have a bite to eat. As I was eating I was watching a clear-cut area where the power lines ran down ridge. This clear cut was about seventy-five yards wide and was covered with light colored grass about knee high (2 feet). I glanced down the clear cut just as something large, dark and upright moved across from left to right. It took this thing about ten seconds to cross. It was about two hundred yards away from me. It disappeared into the trees beyond the clear cut. I thought at first it might be another hunter, but dismissed that thought when I thought about the fact that it was all dark colored and didn't appear to be carrying or packing an...

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Polk County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Two archery hunters recall a strong smell and find large tracks near Grand Ronde

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September 1995

Polk County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Sasquatch crosses road in Coast Range in front of car

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December 2003

Polk County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Family members encounter footprint

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July 2003

Polk County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Bowhunter finds twisted trees, tracks, scat, & unusual sounds

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September 2001

Morrow County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Mini-bike rider has afternoon encounter near Fulton

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Morris County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Afternoon sighting while hiking at Mahlon Dickerson Reservation

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April 2011

San Diego County California (Class A) BFRO

Late Night Encounter Near Meadow Above the Infantry Training School

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May 1982

Mono County California (Class A) BFRO

Hiking family has daytime encounter in Sierra

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Sumter County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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Lampasas County Texas (Class A) BFRO

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Lawrence County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

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Johnston County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

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