Union County, Arkansas

Near El Dorado

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Union County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

November 2002

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 off the main highway and parked my truck there. I left the location and walked down an old road and headed east into the woods to hunt along the ridge and wooded area that joins the swamp. I'd walk the road and then leave it and wade through the bushes looking for squirrels then head back to the road and follow it for a ways and then leave the road again. I'd been hunting for a good while and had gotten to an area where the briars and bushes had taken over the old road. I decided to turn around and hunt back toward the truck since it was getting late, and I hadn't seen but one squirrel and that was soon after I got into the woods. Just as I started to head back, I got a whiff of the most foul odor that I have ever smelled. It actually made me gag, because I have a very weak stomach. I ...

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Union County Arkansas (Class A) BFRO

4' - 5.5' upright animal seen crossing dead-end road

My friend and I were on a vacant road (Victory Dumas)directly off of Calion Road in El Dorado, AR. We were sitting on the tailgate of my truck just hanging out. I got up to go get my cell phone from t...

May 2005

Union County Arkansas (Class C) BFRO

Sighting by truck driver near Felsenthal Wildlife Refuge

Third hand story. Ten or so years ago, a lot of oil was being trucked from this remote area which is close to the Felsenthal Wildlife Refuge. This required night loading on the outskirts of this cyp...

January 1980

Morrow County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Mini-bike rider has afternoon encounter near Fulton

Me and several friends were taking turns riding a mini bike. We would take off from an alley behind the feed mill in Fulton. We would ride back towards the old train coal loading area. There was a wid...

June 1978

Morris County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Afternoon sighting while hiking at Mahlon Dickerson Reservation

On April 15, 2011 my sons and I were camping at Mahlon Dickerson Reservation near Jefferson Township, NJ. The temperature was approximately 52 degrees and the day was overcast. At around 3 PM the thre...

April 2011

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

Mono County California (Class A) BFRO

Hiking family has daytime encounter in Sierra

We (my husband, my son, and myself) were in Mono County this past weekend, Sunday August 21st, 2005, for a day hike to Roosevelt Lake and its twin. We arrived at the lakes at appx. 11 a.m. and fished ...

August 2005

Sumter County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Weekend camping trip in the Green Swamp is interrupted by a hairy, bipedal intruder

hi my name is eric and i felt i needed to write this.me and 3 friends were camping in richlom wild life management area on labor day weekend we were just sitting around the fire when all of the sudden...

September 2010

Lampasas County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Hairy 7-8' tall creature confronts fisherman in moonlight

During August of the Summer of '77, I had gone fishing with five of my school buddies down at the Lampasas River. We got there during the early evening hours (approx. 5:30) so there would be plenty of...

August 1977

Lawrence County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Ginseng hunter has an unexpected encounter near Blaine

While looking through reports for Kentucky I came across report #11966 in Lawrence county, KY. I had a sighting/experience around the same time period and same area near Blaine, KY. I have never tol...

August 2003

Johnston County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Unknown primate type creature on all-fours passes in front of hunters north of Mannsville

In January of 2003 two friends and I were bobcat hunting in western Johnston County. It was a cloudy day, which increased our chances of seeing some cats. I enjoy hunting but was a little green behind...

January 2003