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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Pulaski County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

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June 1988

Jackson County Texas (Class A) BFRO

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Mercer County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Bow hunter recovering deer has possible experience near Grove City

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October 2012

Snohomish County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Bigfoot crosses road in front of two teens going to school

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March 1987

Anne Arundel County Maryland (Class B) BFRO

Bow hunter hears vocalizations, smells foul odor

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September 2005

Tom Green County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Horse rider has daytime encounter near San Angelo.

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March 2004