Carroll County, Maryland

Near Finksburg Maryland

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Carroll County Maryland (Class B) BFRO

November 2012

11/20/12 I have been keeping my eyes peeled for any potential sign even though I live in a fairly populated area. I live on and drive up and down Carrollton Rd several times a week. What I noticed was a fresh break of a young tree, about 50-60 feet in from the road. Due to brambles, and being private property, I didn't go in for exact measurements but I'm a pretty good estimator. This break is about 6 feet off the ground, maybe 5, the tree is approximately 4-5 inches in diameter. I noticed that there are significant scrape marks on one the road side of the tree, can't see the other side, The marks are ONLY below the break. I also found what looks like definite depressions in the leaf litter, with a bit of compressed bare ground, one about 6 feet in from the road at the tree line, and one about 2 feet from the guardrail. I carry a tape measure with me in my car as part of my tools for farriery, so I was able to lay it out at what I believe is the length of the depressions and get pictur...

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Carroll County Maryland (Class A) BFRO

Man witness confrontation between bigfoot and stray dog, near Sykesville

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Franklin County Virginia (Class B) BFRO

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Sumner County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

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March 2003

Snohomish County Washington (Class B) BFRO

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Conejos County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

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Itasca County Minnesota (Class A) BFRO

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Clackamas County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

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Litchfield County Connecticut (Class B) BFRO

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