Los Angeles County, California

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Los Angeles County California (Class B) BFRO

October 1990?

This is what you might call a stretch, but here goes anyway: About 15 years ago, when I was 17-18, I went on a hike with a friend trying to reach Smith Mountain, on the edge of the San Gabriel Wilderness. We made it up to the saddle where the trail goes downhill into the wilderness, and where we were supposed to leave the trail and go south up the mountain, and decided we didn't feel like going any further. I'm assuming we rested for awhile, and I remember just talking and hanging out. As we were getting up and ready to go, we heard a strange noise coming from the bushes nearby. We stopped talking and listened, and it was a very low sort of growl/snuffling sound. My first thought was that it was probably a bear, but that ultimately I had no idea what it was, and it sounded like it was growling at us. The bushes along the trail there were very high, such that we couldn't see through them. It scared the hell out of us and so we quickly hoofed it back down the trail. I'm not sure if we...

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Los Angeles County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible tracks found in snow and mud on family property many years ago near Lake Hughes

On a day after the snow had fallen, we went hunting up in the Lake Hughes area in California. There were 4 of us hunting that day; my dad, and myself and 2 good buddies. Well, the deer hunting was not...

November 1976

Los Angeles County California (Class A) BFRO

Man remembers sighting while driving on a lonely dark two-lane road near Gorman

I left my parents house on my way back to NAS Lemoore, Ca. As my buddy and I were heading towards Gorman on 138 (Lancaster Road)between 200th street west and 280th street west, we both saw something t...

January 1993

Los Angeles County California (Class A) BFRO

Man describes incident in teen years: Daylight encounter by two young men in the Green Valley area

First, as a matter of background, I want to tell a little about myself. It will help explain the delay in ever having reposted this incident. The sighting occurred about three months prior to my enter...

May 1980

Los Angeles County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible intimidation in the late afternoon reported by hikers in the Big Tujunga Canyon area

Me and a friend at the time were hiking in the Angeles National forest. My friend was just out of boot camp USMC and we started hiking as often as time would allow. We were hiking down a small stre...

April 2002

Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Dusk and nighttime sightings by couple at rock quarry near Greenwater

My husband and I were up off of highway 410, about 5 miles outside of Greenwater (on the FS road right after the fire station on the left side of the road)around the first part of June in 2008. We had...

June 2008

St. Johns County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Up close encounter experienced by a father and son fishing south of St. Augustine

My son and I were out fishing one night in July of 2011 at about 1am on friday night at the Matanza bridge back waters, this is on A1A in Florida. at about 2:00 am, we heard this really weird sound of...

July 2011

Skagit County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Man has a close encounter with a large, upright creature in a swamp near Big Lake

I fished till dark then headed to my truck. Threw my float tube in the back and cruised over to a nearby swamp to change out of my fishing waders and eat a snack. I sat for awhile listening to the fro...

June 2009

Ontario Canada (Class A) BFRO

Witnesses see a large, black, hairy creature standing upright only 30 feet from them.

From the files of TIMISKAWA SASQUATCH RESEARCH, Timothy Yearington (yearington@sympatico.ca) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ No. 20V Witness:...

June 1993

Sublette County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Two scouts report close sighting of young sasquatch; biologist stumped

At dusk two boy scouts on a backpacking trip in the Wind River range of Wyoming were exploring the shores of Junction Lake. They heard a growl that they attributed to a bear and began to climb a slope...

July 2001

Marquette County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Horseback rider has close range sighting in jackpine forest

About 10 years ago, in the Upper Peninsula of MI in pine and hardwoods country (mixed) I was riding my white gelding, SILVER just before dusk. I was about 1 1/2 miles from my camp, when Silver stopped...

August 1991

Harlan County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Hunter in a ghillie suit on Pine Mountain has a close encounter

It was the opening morning of Kentucky black powder deer hunt. I had found a saddle on a map that was almost 3 miles back into the hills. I went into the saddle 2 days before and found a big rock over...

December 2006

Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting in the Pine Barrens

This sighting had happened when me and my girlfriend were driving on one of the dirt trails off Route 72. We had just gotten on the trail and I wanted to stop for a second. After being stopped for a f...

December 2005