Clearfield County, Pennsylvania

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Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

August 1975

I lived on the very top of the mountain. I rode my bike down the dirt road from our house up the next hill, turned my bike around and would pedal down the main road and then coast up the next. As I was coasting up the hill I saw what I thought to be a bear crossing the road. Since I was coasting my bike made no noise. As I got closer I saw this "thing" walking across the road. Now I've seen bears walk on 2 legs before so I still didn't think anything about it, except a little afraid of approaching a bear. Well as I was almost right up to this thing I was just going to ride past but I noticed it's hair was longer than a bear, a dark brown with reddish highlights and the hair moved as he moved. But the real difference was when it went to go up an embankment it reached with both hands to grab the tree's branches to help itself up the bank. One hand grabbed one branch, the other grabbed a different branch. It was then that I knew it wasn't a bear. This "thing" I do...

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Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Deer hunter scouting with his family encounters two Bigfoots near Houtzdale

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May 2013

Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Brief sighting by motorist on Rt. 80 just west of the town of Clearfield

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September 2008

Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Hunter/police officer hears late afternoon vocalizations and breaking branches near Clearfield

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November 1993

Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Young boy observes animal chasing family horses

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August 1978

Tucker County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Hunter has close sighting of a primate-like creature in the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge

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December 2008

Harrison County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Ongoing encounters with a bigfoot on family property at Caddo Lake

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December 1989

Jefferson County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Three guests at Suttle Lake Resort get long look at three sasquatches

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October 2002

Monroe County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Family has a strange and terrifying encounter while fishing in the Everglades National Park

I've thought about posting my experience here for awhile, but since I was so young, I have faded memories of the event. Therefore, I wasn't sure it would be so useful. However, after looking at the BF...

January 1976

Humboldt County Iowa (Class A) BFRO

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Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Ron Schaffner case report: The 1978 Minerva Flap

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August 1978

Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Teens have scary encounter in abandoned creamery near Sussex

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December 1977

Lycoming County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Truck driver has late afternoon encounter while dumping stone

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