Barron County, Wisconsin

Near Rice Lake

Open Map

Barron County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

November 1997

Newspaper article: published November 7, 1997 in the Pioneer Press. (from the AP wire) [Are Big Footprints Bigfoot's? RICE LAKE, WIS. Bigfoot in Wisconsin? That's the possibility under investigation in the Rice Lake area, about 70 miles northeast of Minneapolis-St. Paul. Brad Mortenson of the U.S. Expedition and Exploration Society said three tracks found Monday could be from the mysterious -- some say mythical -- ape-like creature known as Bigfoot. He describes the tracks as about 16 to 17 1/2 inches long and 8 inches wide at the widest. Asked about the shape, he said: ``It looks like a big foot. It's very distinct.'' One print showed five toes, he said, and the impressions indicated a creature with a stride of about 4 1/2 feet, typical for the Bigfoot. Mortenson, 41, of Sarona, said he started receiving reports about possible Bigfoot activity after a local newspaper story two weeks ago told about his work with the society, based in Doris, Calif. ``After tha...

View Full Report and Investigation

Discuss report

Anonymous 395 days ago

Anonymous 395 days ago

Anonymous 395 days ago

Anonymous 381 days ago

Anonymous 381 days ago

Anonymous 381 days ago

Anonymous 381 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 335 days ago

Anonymous 167 days ago

Anonymous 63 days ago

Anonymous 63 days ago

Anonymous 29 days ago

Anonymous 29 days ago

Got a sighting to report?

Barron County Wisconsin (Class B) BFRO

Someone or something walks by house and peers from around a tree

This incident happened a long time ago, and never told too many people about it. I am a 31 year old Native American, and I was maybe 6 or 7. I am glad to know that there are people like you who take t...

July 1976

Barron County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of a close daylight encounter while playing near Mikana

I had spent the summer with my sister and her family. Prior to starting the new school year my family came from Oak Park IL. to get me and spend a few day with my sister. Myself 12 brother 10 and my 2...

July 1975

Barron County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting while fishing on Waterman Lake

I was fishing in northwest Barron county late September of 2011. I made a cast and followed my lure in flight when it hit the water I noticed movement beyond my lure.on the side of the hill. I couldn'...

September 2011

Fulton County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

Man has a close daytime encounter with a probable Bigfoot family outside Hardy

I WAS GOING UP TO HARDY AR.TO LOOK AT SOME LAND I HAVE ON WHITE HORSE MT. THE ROAD UP THERE IS GRAVEL. AS I WAS COMING AROUND A BEND IN THE ROAD I SAW WHAT I THOUGHT WAS A BLACK BEAR IN THE ROAD. I HO...

January 2008

Washington County Rhode Island (Class A) BFRO

Mother and son see sasquatch closeup from road

I've told very few people this story for fear that they might think I'm crazy. The only reason why I'm taking the time to report this is because of a recent entry a friend of mine who knew my story to...

January 1978

Skamania County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Fishermen encounter upright, slender animal near Lone Butte

My son (31) and myself were returning from a fishing expedition in the Gifford Pinchot Ntl Forest, SW Washington. All of a sudden, less than 100 yards away, we noticed an entirely black upright creatu...

August 2002

Lewis County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Large bipedal animal seen 5 miles East of Packwood on Hwy 12

This report is being submitted after reading The Chronical (Lewis County) report in the paper and learning of other simular experiences. My name is S.H., at the time of the sighting I was attendin...

November 1969

Kalamazoo County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Multiple encounters, multiple witnesses, dating back to 60's

I have had more than one encounter with BF or some thing. The incident that I am going to describe here is just one of countless that I have had. It was late, midnight or so; I was camping in a swam...

January 1989

Duval County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Security guards have nighttime sightings outside Jacksonville

about 8 or 9 years ago, when i was working as a patrol offficer for a company here in jacksonville florida, a friend of mine was in a building that was backed up next to a large area of woods. he said...

January 2000

Bosque County Texas (Class A) BFRO

A sighting by two hunters

I am 34 now and a professional, and want to remain anonymous. I have told this story to only my immediate family. This incident occurred back in 1979 in Bosque Co., when I was in high school. Nothing ...

January 1979

Cuyahoga County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two ladies fishing in the Rocky River Reservation are startled when a Bigfoot appears in plain sight

My friend and I were fishing along the Rocky River in the Rocky River Reservation. We were up on a rock wall that was about eight feet above the river. We had been fishing there about two hours when w...

September 2003