San Diego County, California

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San Diego County California (Class A) BFRO

November 1968

While in infantry training at Camp Pendleton in California,we had dug in on a very large hill and were expecting a enemy force to attack in the night. I had one Marine with me and to our left were two other about 30 yrds. away. They were also dug in. We had a steep rock covered area right in front of us. We heard something coming up the side of the mountain. We could hear rocks rolling down the mountain. It came up over the edge and the Marine with me yelled halt. It stood up right in front of us about 6 feet away. I could see the outline of this creature and it was hugh. It looked about 3 1/2 feet wide. It had long arms and a pointed head. It was very tall. From the hole we were in I had to look almost straight up at it. I couldn't believe how big it was! It was sotall,big and wide. I could see the outline very well but could not make out its features. It made no noise and there was no smell we could detect. It stood there for about one minute and then walked between us and the other ...

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San Diego County California (Class B) BFRO

Boundary Peak area, three witnesses observe strange humanlike tracks

Two years ago while camping at the lake (without permission) we were walking at the south-western inflow to the lake (a seasonal creek.) The water level of the lake was high due to the El Nino rains a...

January 1998

San Diego County California (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting by hiker on La Jolla Indian Reservation

Summer of 1993 time- afternoon, sunny day location- la jolla indian reservation, palomar mtns. I was walking along the creek that runs thru the campground, looking for tracks of whatever animals ...

July 1993

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

San Diego County California (Class C) BFRO

A Local Writer Discusses Her Experiences Pursuing Local Reports and Legends

My book, "Night-Side of Gold," was written from hindsight remembrance of encounters with Bigfoot during an 8-year mining venture in the Santa Lucias along the coast of Southern California. Now, in the...

February 1981

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