Whatcom County, Washington

Near Bellingham

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Whatcom County Washington (Class A) BFRO

September about 1980

Hello guys. I am Michael from Vancouver,British Columbia. About 25 years ago one summer evening, we were driving to Vancouver from Seattle. It was a warm,clear night. no wind. About 10 p.m.,we were a few miles south of Belingham. Now, that part just south of Bellingham on the I5 freeway, is a hilly wooded area for about 5 miles, surrounded by farms on the south and Bellingham on the north. Any way I was driving around a bend when all of a sudden I had to veer the van to avoid running into something running across the freeway going towards my right. I was on the outside lane,and he was almost across. At first I thought it was a large dog,but it was too big. It had short reddish fur, it was running on all fours.Then I thought a bear since it's shoulders were higher than its hips. it was the size of a small bear from the ground to top of back about 3ft. and maybe 5 1/2 ft in length. All this is happening as I'm swerving around. good thing no one was in the inside lane. So when I swerve, ...

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Whatcom County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Resident on Nooksack River reports possible ongoing Class B Incidents

On February 2nd, I went outside to get some stuff out of the truck and was listening to the night sounds. The night was clear and cool and there had not been any rain for about a week. So it was prett...

February 2007

Whatcom County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations at Kulshan Campground on Baker Lake

Was out camping with a bunch of friends at a campground at Baker Lake near the dam. I was in a small tent in the middle of the campground with lots of camper travel trailers surrounding me. For some r...

July 2005

Whatcom County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear footfalls, rock clicking and find foorprints

I have been an amateur sasquatch researcher for 10 years. I recently had an experience that I would like to share with you. My friends and I were camping on the Nooksack River. Our campsite is a '...

August 2003

Whatcom County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Campers startled by large figure behind their site

Two friends and myself decided to go camping in my "backyard" which happens to be 10 acres in the foot hills of Van Zandt. It was getting to be later in the afternoon, about 3pm or so, and we decided ...

July 2003

St. Clair County Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Two six foot tall creatures seen by witness.

In the summer of 1982, I was 12 years old and went to my first Scout summer camp, near Osceola, Missouri. The entire region is part of the "Ozarks" with thousands of square miles of wilderness. One af...

July 1982

Cass County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Route driver has early morning road encounter near Atlanta

I was headed north on Hwy 59 into Atlanta, Texas. I was the only one on the road for as far as I could see. I came to an S curve in the road. It went to a curve to the right and then back to a curve t...

August 2004

Oklahoma County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Young man has midnight close encounter

This is a story I have been reluctant to even think about. One night me and three other friends were in a storage shed located on the back of my friends property fetching things we needed. We decided ...

July 1999

Panola County Texas (Class A) BFRO

On Sabine River, young fisherman has late night encounter.

When I was about 16 which was in 1988 my friends and I always spent our weekends and breaks from school at my hunting camp on the Sabine River in Panola County TX. We would hunt and fish and live off ...

April 1988

Grant County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Campers have several visual encounters

Three strange things in three days: I woke up one morning and went into the trailer to get a cup of coffee and we had two dogs and I let them out and the little dog took off somewhere. I decided t...

September 2004

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A series of sightings, screams, and smells near an abandoned strip mine

In the late 70s I used to walk to my friends house via a swampy area. One night around 10 PM, I started walking to his house. About halfway there I heard this very strange sound. It was like a low pit...

July 1980

Coconino County Arizona (Class A) BFRO

Man tells of his scary encounter while traveling Route 66 in a snow storm

My wife and I with our three month old baby girl in the back seat were traviling N.E. on Highway 40/Route 66 through the mountains near Flagstaff, AZ. This was right in the middle of a snowstorm. I st...

December 1973

Scioto County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Witness has two sightings, ten years apart in Cut Rock area

I was 18 then just out of high school and was camping with friends behind my parents house in the Shawnee forest. I remember now that one of my friends said that he felt as though we were being watche...

October 1990