Okanogan County, Washington

Near Twisp

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Okanogan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

January 1976

Tracks found after hearing crunching snow outside of cabin. Wife first smelled an odor coming from outside the cabin; husband was asleep in front of TV. She paid no attention to it and went to bed. She was awakened by a metallic bang on the back porch and then crunching footsteps going towards the driveway. She got up and noticed that the smell was stronger then it had been earlier. She likened it to something like a bear just come out of hibernation. She finally was able to wake husband at around 3:30AM. Telling him of the events, she loaded her 12-gauge shotgun and gave it to husband, who with flashlight went out on back porch. He noticed the smell right away, a lifted up wash tub protecting their frozen food and saw large man-like footprints on and near the open porch. He came running back in frightened. The next day they went into town to get film and plaster. They mixed the plaster too runny and it soaked through the snow on what they thought was the best track. Seeing their...

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Okanogan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by fisherman at Lake Chopaka

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Okanogan County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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October 2006

Okanogan County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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October 2006

Okanogan County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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Charleston County South Carolina (Class A) BFRO

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Jasper County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

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Man recalls multiple witness encounter near Hendersonville

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Wyandotte County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

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Madison County Alabama (Class A) BFRO

A resident's early evening sighting next to his home near New Market

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Ocean County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

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Allegheny County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

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Scott County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

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