Jackson County, Alabama

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Jackson County Alabama (Class B) BFRO

August 2013

I was night fishing for catfish from a boat dock at the end of a dead end road adjacent to a wildlife refuge. It was middle of summer and the Mosquitoes were really bad so I decided to wait until after dark to go because they usually calm down after sunset. I had been fishing awhile with no luck when I started noticing something moving in the edge of the water, it was a river otter. I had never seen one before so I just sat and watched it for awhile. It was eating something maybe crawfish or muscles, I'm not sure but it was there for quite awhile. While watching it I started noticing large yellow eyes that I assumed was an owl. I would just catch a glimpse of them and when I would turn to look at them they would disappear. This went on for 30-45 minutes. All of a sudden the otter shot away from the bank and I saw something grey move from behind a bush to behind a cedar tree. The distance it covered was about 15 feet and it did it in a second and made no noise. I didn't get a clear look...

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Jackson County Alabama (Class B) BFRO

Large black figure seen on a ridgeline near Hytop

Saturday morning, 12/1/2012, as I was getting my deer hunting gear out of the truck at around 4:30 a.m. and about to head down the trail in the dark I heard a tree knock not too far away. So Terri (my...

December 2012

Siskiyou County California (Class A) BFRO

Hunter/Logger has a sighting in a closed logging area near Hilt

: This sighting occurred quite some time ago, and I haven't told a lot of people. I was a logger for 15 years, in and around northern California, and I was a timber faller, probably 5 years out of tha...

October 1979

Washington County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Campers have campsite visitor on two separate occasions near Campbellsburg

I have had two possible "Bigfoot related" incidents. I've wanted to discuss the older incident for quite some time but have hesitated to do so. The second incident occurred March 16, 2009 and unnerved...

August 1997

Conway County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

Late night sightings by resident near two homes in the Macedonia area

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January 2017

Tillamook County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear knocks and unknown vocalizations at night in Tillamook State Forest

My adult daughters where out camping the weekend of 10AUG2012 in a slightly remote camp in the Tillamook forest. For 2 nights in a row they heard possible big foot calls that went on for 20min the...

August 2012

Pacific County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Salmon surveyor has unusual experience near confluence of Fall River and Boss Creek

It was a friday, April 20th 2001. I was doing salmon Habitat surveys for the Dept of Fish and Wildlife. My partner and I had gone up to do our Steelhead index in Fall river. He had dropped me off on t...

April 2001

Nacogdoches County Texas (Class B) BFRO

Campers are disturbed by strange vocalizations in Piney Woods of East Texas

Me and my wife set out to go on an overnight camping trip in the country. I go hiking and camping fairly often and my wife sometimes accompanies me on my outings. This time we went about 30 miles sout...

October 1996

Clayton County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

Early evening encounter near Riverdale

I am now 33 years old. At the time that I encountered this creature, I was 13. I will write it as it happeded. Me and my family lived in a rural community on the outskirts of Riverdale Ga. Behind our ...

July 1984

Yukon Canada (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls close encounter while on afternoon walk near Whitehorse

This incident happened in the summer of 1992 in my hometown of Whitehorse Yukon while I was taking a walk with my mother in the woods near her home. At the time I guess I was about 39 years old and he...

August 1992