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Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

May 2014

I was outside walking around the yard looking at birds then they all disappeared so I decided to walk to the hedgerow to the woods to see if there were any deer out there and I leaned against a tree and looked out into the woods and I saw a black figure on all fours. I just saw the legs and knew it was not a bear, coyote or bobcat cause they don't have legs or arms like a human so I ran to another tree next to me to see if I was just seeing things and then I looked back up and it was still there and it rocked back and forth from left to right and when that happened I ran back to my house grabbed my Buddy to come up into the woods with me to see what it was and it was gone. But I got chills on my deck and my hair stood up and I looked at him and without saying anything to him he said my hair just stood up so we got out of there as quick as we could. I'll be honest with you, I have hunted these woods my whole life and never been afraid ever of any animal and I served in the marine corps so being in the woods at dark is nothing. But this happened and I was literally freaked out. I never felt like this ever. I have no idea what that was, but it was like a dog, but dogs are not built like humans. I'm so shaken up over this and quite frankly I don't want to tell anyone because I can't explain what that was that I saw..

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Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible screams heard by fishermen near Lake Hopatcong

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May 2006

Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Strange bellowing noises heard

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January 1998

Sussex County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime encounter at a garbage dumpster in Hamburg, near the Delware Water Gap

I'm reporting this approximately 10 years after the fact. My wife had asked me to re-tell my story to her this morning and that is what prompted us to stumble across this web site. Late Fall 1997 ...

November 1997

Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible screams and stalking heard by seven campers out Newton

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February 1995

Tuscarawas County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Night sighting near Sandyville

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June 1988

Jackson County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Two family members have night time encounters near Navidad

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September 2000

Mercer County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Bow hunter recovering deer has possible experience near Grove City

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October 2012

Snohomish County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Bigfoot crosses road in front of two teens going to school

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March 1987

Anne Arundel County Maryland (Class B) BFRO

Bow hunter hears vocalizations, smells foul odor

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September 2005

Tom Green County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Horse rider has daytime encounter near San Angelo.

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October 1986

Rhea County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

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March 2004

Mendocino County California (Class B) BFRO

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September 2006