Marinette County, Wisconsin

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Marinette County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

November 1992

My father and I were deer hunting the WI gun deer season on 80 acres of land owned by my father's friend. The land was in the middle of the cedar swamp already mentioned. We had several encounters that before and during that week. During the pre-season scouting in the area and the actual hunting season I found large tracks, although it was difficult to make them out with any detail since it was very wet and muddy, and had been raining/snowing which washed out any definable tracks. I first assumed they were bear tracks, but given their uniformity (bear have smaller front feet than their rear) I doubt that. I also noted the absence of deer or any other activity in what became the center of all these encounters (geographically). The deer that I observed before and during the hunting season seemed to be deliberately avoiding the center of the swamp and were staying well to the edges near the farmland. That struck me as odd. In my many years of hunting and spending time in the outdoors, I'v...

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Marinette County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

Daytime road crossing seen by a retired police officer near Pembine

I was leaving my cabin heading back from the Pembine area to Green Bay as I rounded a corner and headed south on county road OO. I saw a figure cross the road. It walked slowly from East to West as th...

April 2013

Marinette County Wisconsin (Class B) BFRO

Tracks found in snow & photos taken

My brother-in-law found and tracked in both directions a set of bipedal tracks in the snow. Photographs were taken and show that the creature was very heavy, and had an extremly long stride. These tra...

February 1999

Marinette County Wisconsin (Class B) BFRO

Couple recount seeing large biped walking in ditch near Marinette

One evening my girl friend and I went for a ride to look for deer. We would take rides three or four times a week mostly riding the back roads. One evening as we were driving down a road (Rader Road t...

April 1981

Marinette County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls observing creature in a field near Marinette

I was out looking for deer with my mother and sister, We would drive the back roads and check certain fields and roadways and keep count of the deer.At the time the area was still mostly wilderness. M...

August 1979

Morrow County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Mini-bike rider has afternoon encounter near Fulton

Me and several friends were taking turns riding a mini bike. We would take off from an alley behind the feed mill in Fulton. We would ride back towards the old train coal loading area. There was a wid...

June 1978

Morris County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Afternoon sighting while hiking at Mahlon Dickerson Reservation

On April 15, 2011 my sons and I were camping at Mahlon Dickerson Reservation near Jefferson Township, NJ. The temperature was approximately 52 degrees and the day was overcast. At around 3 PM the thre...

April 2011

San Diego County California (Class A) BFRO

Late Night Encounter Near Meadow Above the Infantry Training School

I've related this story only to very few people over the years for fear of ridicule by my peers and doubt that anyone would ever really believe me. Anyway in May 1982, while serving on active duty at ...

May 1982

Mono County California (Class A) BFRO

Hiking family has daytime encounter in Sierra

We (my husband, my son, and myself) were in Mono County this past weekend, Sunday August 21st, 2005, for a day hike to Roosevelt Lake and its twin. We arrived at the lakes at appx. 11 a.m. and fished ...

August 2005

Sumter County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Weekend camping trip in the Green Swamp is interrupted by a hairy, bipedal intruder

hi my name is eric and i felt i needed to write this.me and 3 friends were camping in richlom wild life management area on labor day weekend we were just sitting around the fire when all of the sudden...

September 2010

Lampasas County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Hairy 7-8' tall creature confronts fisherman in moonlight

During August of the Summer of '77, I had gone fishing with five of my school buddies down at the Lampasas River. We got there during the early evening hours (approx. 5:30) so there would be plenty of...

August 1977

Lawrence County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Ginseng hunter has an unexpected encounter near Blaine

While looking through reports for Kentucky I came across report #11966 in Lawrence county, KY. I had a sighting/experience around the same time period and same area near Blaine, KY. I have never tol...

August 2003

Johnston County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Unknown primate type creature on all-fours passes in front of hunters north of Mannsville

In January of 2003 two friends and I were bobcat hunting in western Johnston County. It was a cloudy day, which increased our chances of seeing some cats. I enjoy hunting but was a little green behind...

January 2003