Cowlitz County, Washington

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Cowlitz County Washington (Class B) BFRO

August 2007

Four of my friends and I were camped out below the Climbers Bivoac Area of St Helens National Monument.We pulled the motorhome over onto a short logging road (FS #83) off the side road to Lava Canyon,about 2mi past the jct with the Climbers Bivoac Road.We had arrangements to climb St Helens on Monday but arrived early Sat and did some hiking/mtn biking for a couple days beforehand.In the early morning hours of Monday Aug6th 2007,half of us awoke to a strange distant howling which none of us had ever heard before.We speculated that it was possibly a bear that got caught in a trap. It definately wasnt a cougar scream as I've heard them before a few times.It wasnt an elk either.All we could think of at the time was that it was possibly a bear.But yet it seemed way too loud for a bear especially with it seeming to be coming from a distance.This noise went on for about 15 minutes before it faded away.I have listened to some of the audio recordings on your website and they sound qui...

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Cowlitz County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Two hunters are followed by an unseen creature near Toutle

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September 2009

Cowlitz County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Sasquatch sighted crossing Elk Meadows parking lot near Toutle Lake

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November 2006

Cowlitz County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Backpacker hears possible vocalizations near Mt. St. Helens

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July 2006

Cowlitz County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Motorists spot sasquatch and give chase near Mt. St. Helens

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May 2002

Jefferson County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Couple Sees Large Animal and Hears Vocalizations and Knocks

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June 2003

Jasper County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

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Dickinson County Iowa (Class B) BFRO

Photographer spooked off Big Spirit Lake before he gets his photo

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February 2013

Sumner County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls multiple witness encounter near Hendersonville

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Boise County Idaho (Class B) BFRO

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Lake County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

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Holmes County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime sighting while camping on a farm on a foggy night near Nashville

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August 2013

Wyandotte County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

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