Shasta County, California

Near Old Shasta, CA near Redding

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Shasta County California (Class B) BFRO

January 2013

Three friends enjoying an all day ride up to the snow in Whiskeytown National Park. We were all on horseback. We spotted what appeared to be Bigfoot tracks in the snow. We got off our horses for close examination and could clearly see the toes in the snow. Two of the witnesses are RN's. I am an Appraiser. What made this sighting of tracks credible to me were the existence of so many other tracks, including bear, that gave good comparison to other critters and size. The tracks came up out from the gulch, followed the road a bit, then back down into the gulch. Also my friend noticed smaller Bigfoot tracks coming down from a very steep draw on the left of the road. There were no tracks going up, just coming down, as if to "join" the others. It was still very cold when we first saw these tracks, but they were melting when we rode back through this area many hours later..

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Shasta County California (Class A) BFRO

Man collecting pine nuts retreats from intimidation approach, above French Gulch near Lake Shasta

In early June 1991 French Gulch, CA. My son and I took a short vacation to my childhood memories trip area to French Gulch where I remembered an eerie thing that happened back in the mid 60's with my ...

June 1991

Shasta County California (Class B) BFRO

Woman describes a childhood encounter outside a tent on the edge of Lake Shasta

I was on a family camping trip. There were a lot of us. I was 13 at the time and I had never heard of Bigfoot. The way our camp was laid out was that all of us girls (two sisters, their friends and a ...

August 1970

Shasta County California (Class B) BFRO

Evening sighting by a motorist near Shingletown

Hi, my Name is [L. D.] I am 56 Years old and live in Redding California. Last Saturday evening on January 7, 2006, my wife and I drove from Redding to Shingletown about 26 miles east of Redding to see...

January 2006

Shasta County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible camp stalking in Jones Valley, Lake Shasta

Here's what I encountered on 4/19/2003, at least the best that I can remember; at the Jones Valley Campground, Lake Shasta, CA. It was about 22:00, slightly over cast and very calm and quiet. In hi...

April 2003

Pinellas County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Woman is startled to see a large hairy biped climbing her fence outside Clearwater

Early Saturday morning about 1:55am I went outside for a smoke before bed and it happened. I heard a clinking sound of the chain-link fence clinking on the bar-rail fence. At the very same time I hear...

August 2013

Cumberland County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Early morning walker witnesses a sasquatch pouncing on a snake east of Crossville

I live in a retirement community known as Fairfield Glade on the Cumberland Plateau in East Tennessee. Knoxville is the nearest large city and is 65 miles east. Our little community is surrounded on a...

January 2005

Marion County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Series of accounts under investigation by the curators regarding reports of a large creature.

My older brother and his son decided to try and get a picture of this creature. They took their 4 wheeler back to the second field that is just behind the one it has been seen in. The waited for it to...

April 1999

St. Croix County Wisconsin (Class A) BFRO

New driver frightened into screaming as he passes huge creature walking along road

I was driving my car near my house. The road curves a bit, then you go up a small hill, and as I as coming down the small hill near the RR crossing I saw a HUGE, 7-8 foot, 300-400lb, creature walking ...

April 1995

Essex County New York (Class A) BFRO

Two separate encounters with "thing" leave three friends scared, shaken and curious.

1st encounter: Walking with two friends looking for one of the friends' brother. Walking down abandoned Lake Champlain and Moriah railroad trackbed. It was approx. one thirty AM, June 25, 1989. Heard ...

January 1993

Liberty County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Couple has early morning sighting on Highway 105 very near the Trinity River

In January of this year (04) my girlfriend and I were on our way to visit family in Kountz, Texas. We share an apartment in a suburb of Houston. The quickest route to my mom and stepdad's house is thr...

January 2004

Park County Montana (Class A) BFRO

A van driver and passenger observe a large animal walking

I was driving East on Highway 90 Between Livingston and Bozeman Montana. It was about 7:30 am. Montana has long stretches of road and we had been driving for quite awhile. I happened to glance up to t...

July 1999

Warren County New York (Class A) BFRO

Dusk sighting on shoreline of Lake George at Deer Leap

My brother and I were canoeing on Lake George, in N.Y state at about sunset. We headed south for 10 minutes to an area known as Deer Leap. At lake side it is a boulder strewn area with cliffs rising 6...

January 1990