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Alberta Canada (Class C) BFRO

1944

In 1973 I was employed as a physical therapy intern for Native People in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. I had the pleasure of meeting a lady who would help me understand the traditional belief systems of the Stony (Assiniboine in west central Alberta) People. Although the Stony share much in common with Siouxan groups, they are in many ways Algonkian and Cree words like "napeo" (people) are very common. While my friend acknowleded the neighbouring Cree belief in wendigo, she said that in Stony the name was "m-s-napeo", meaning simply "big people". She added that when she was a child of about ten, around 1944, she accompanied her aunt. uncle and cousins in a horse drawn wagon west of Rocky Mountain House on a dirt road (now the David Thompson Highway between Red Deer and the Columbia Icefields). On a sunny summer day they were rounding a corner in the road on the north shore of Abraham Lake near Windy Point when they abruptly stopped, causing all the children in the back to stand up. Sh...

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Alberta Canada (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by a hunter east of Alberta Hwy 22, near Hwy 532

I had spotted two mule deer does from across the valley. They were making there way across the side of the west hill thru the trees. I told my dad that I was going up after them and he stayed and wait...

November 1995

Alberta Canada (Class C) BFRO

A surveyor and trader for the Northwest Company comes across tracks of an unusually large, unidentified animal

Here's an old report, from 1811 David Thompson, the great explorer of the western US and Canada: Once upon a time, on January 7th, 1811, David Thompson, a surveyor and trader for the Northwest C...

January 1811

Alberta Canada (Class A) BFRO

Several hikers observe a light colored sasquatch dash across a trail and up a slope. Their dog pursues it for a short distance before returning

Approx. 6 ft animal was seen. It scrambled across our path from left to right, from the up slope to our left across our path and down and away to our right. The animal was dark blonde in color and def...

June 1991

Alberta Canada (Class A) BFRO

Family spot large, manlike "thing" across lake, later find huge footprints near a trash pit

My ex-wife and her family where out in the area of Haig Lake, AB. Her dad was driving a grader for the fire crews, building roads to access the fire area's. There was not much to do so they fished alo...

August 1988

Adams County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

ATV rider is followed on private property near West Union

I was taking my 4 year old cousin for a ride on the ATV. We were climbing an old cattle road; it was a hill. About halfway up the hill I heard this loud thumping noise. I turned around and saw this hu...

November 2012

Rusk County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Deer hunters have morning encounter on hunting lease

I climbed out of my deer stand at about 9:30 because we had to look for a deer my cousin had shot late the evening before that we could not find because of the thick brush and darkness. Well I cut thr...

November 2004

Polk County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Elk hunter watches large and small upright animals cross beneath power lines

I felt uneasy the entire morning. I felt as if I were being watched. I had left camp alone and heavily armed. My friend and I were on an Elk hunting trip. As I walked through the forest, I found mysel...

October 1982

Tillamook County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Large upright figure seen sitting on a log from high up on a ridge near Nehalem

Large, upright bipedal animal covered in dark-brown or black hair. The creature sat on a log, got up, looked up at us, and seemed nonchalant....

July 2013

Pasco County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Man observes a bigfoot in his headlights near Holiday

the date: 3/5/2009 time: 12:00AM Place: In Pasco County going down Gulf Trace towards US Highway 19. I was just going over the bridge close to the Holiday Recreational Center. Well just over the bridg...

March 2009

Hood River County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Hiker sees, attempts to photograph a sasquatch in the Columbia Gorge

On Tuesday, September 24, 2002 I was hiking alone on the Ruckel Creek trail near Cascade Locks. The time was about 4 p.m. I was beginning descending from the area known as The Benson Plateau. Although...

September 2002

Union County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

Squirrel Hunter has encounter south of El Dorado

In early November 2002, I decided to get in an afternoon of squirrel hunting before deer season opened and the woods got full of hunters. I drove to an oil well location that is located south of town ...

November 2002

Sevier County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Family vacationing in Pigeon Forge has two sightings on two consecutive nights driving down a mountain road

It was about 10:30 at night. We were driving down a road to go to out cabin in the forest and we saw a large (about 6 or 7 feet.) ape like creature walking down the hill in front of out car. We (Me my...

August 2008