Rich County, Utah

Near Garden City, UT.

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Rich County Utah (Class B) BFRO

October 2000

I was alone hunting mule deer. I had been hiking for about 45 minutes to get to the spot where I had the encounter. I was sitting on a ridge between to rows of rimrock, looking into a draw that comes up the south side of Hodges Canyon. I bent over to retie a bootlace when I was startled by an extremely loud noise of short duration. I didn't have any idea what the noise was. Then I heard it again. I would describe it as a low pitched, guttural shout/growl. The volume and resonance were incredibly loud, but of short duration (about 1 to 1 1/2 seconds). I heard the vocalization about 7 to 10 times, at about 10 second intervals. Then I heard twigs breaking and brush popping, moving rapidly in my direction, just like an elk or moose was running toward me.I never saw anything, but I fully expected the animal I was hearing to come into view immediately. As the unseen creature moved toward me, I took the point and shoot camera from my backpack. I also released the safety on my .270 rifle. The ...

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Beaver County Utah (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting at Labaron Lake, Fishlake National Forest

im glad i came across this site its helped me deal with my experience. august 2001 is when it happened in fish lake natl. forest utah. my girlfriend and dogs always take camping trips to beaver,ut...

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Beaver County Utah (Class C) BFRO

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Cache County Utah (Class A) BFRO

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Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Afternoon sighting by motorists near Quinault Fish Hatchery

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Kalkaska County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

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Wharton County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Woman and her husband have night time encounter near El Campo

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August 2004

Ozaukee County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

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September 2007

Skagit County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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