Santa Cruz County, California

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Santa Cruz County California (Class B) BFRO

April 1958

This happened 48 years ago. I was a boy 13 years old and my friend and I were riding our bikes in a remote part of the Santa Cruz Mts. in what today is a State Park. However, at the time this was private land that had been logged over in the late 1800's and early 20th Century. This land is steep, treed with redwoods and coastal oaks, very dense and rugged. Nothing in the way of logging, ranching or man made activity was happening or for that matter since the last logging in the 1920's. This was a place that maybe saw a handful of people a year. We had pushed our bikes uphill for the last two hours and were riding downhill on a old fire road. We were going fast and quiet, when I slowed down for a muddy spot so as not to lose control, I noticed to my right just behind a redwood tree a figure that was about the same color of the tree bark, dark brown. It stepped from behind the tree and ran downhill. I stopped, dropped my bike and ran the twenty feet to the edge of the road, by this...

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Santa Cruz County California (Class A) BFRO

Family has sightings and encounters in Santa Cruz mountains

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Santa Cruz County California (Class A) BFRO

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Boone County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

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Pierce County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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Wexford County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

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Miller County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

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Otsego County New York (Class A) BFRO

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