Polk County, Florida

Near Lake Wales

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Polk County Florida (Class B) BFRO

August 2017

Today me, my mother and my son were coming back from a doctors appointment for my son. We were driving along a road that we have been many times. It's a nice little stretch of road with a great view. The land is beautiful with lots of natural Florida woods with swamp areas. There are also many orange groves in this area. It's not uncommon to see turkeys, hogs and occasional deer. The pasture land has cows on it from time to time. When this sighting happened there were no cows around. It was about 12:15 pm. The weather was over cast and it was going to rain at any minute. No other cars around. We passed one after the sighting down the road when we turned around to go back. We have had a ton of rain in this area lately. As we were traveling down the road we came up on this swampy area in a very large oak hammock. My 17 yr old son was the first to ask if me and my mother saw that? My 72 year old mother said yes but what was it? I said I saw it too...we keep driving for about 2 minu...

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Polk County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighitng at dusk by father and daughter riding an ATV near Bartow

May 16, 2013: I live on the border of Highland City and Bartow. Our neighborhood borders a series of orange, grapefruit and tangerine groves that are all adjacent to landfill and mining property. A...

May 2013

Polk County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible daylight sighting by a bicyclist on the General James A. Van Fleet State Trail

While bicycling on the Van Fleet trail on the North End, I saw 2 "humans" cross the trail about 200 yards ahead of me. They were both dark brown color from head to toe. The 1st was tall and quite big,...

May 2013

Polk County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Two deputy sheriffs report hearing possible vocalizations while hog hunting near Poinciana

Well where do I start. Oddly enough, here, at my last resort. Let me please start off with the whole I'm not crazy speech. I live here in Central Florida and work as a Deputy Sheriff for the past 16 y...

April 2013

Polk County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Hunter watches creature picking persimmons in the Green Swamp

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November 2008

Liberty County Texas (Class A) BFRO

Squirrel hunter has pre-dusk close encounter near Linney Creek

I was squirrel hunting on my grandmothers property, that is around 2 1\2 miles east of Dayton. I had just walked in a clearing, about 14 x 30ft, surrounded by dense foliage. I had a New England single...

December 1993

Grays Harbor County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by motorists near Humptulips

While driving North on U.S. 101 in Washington State my wife and myself were in the front seat of our car when we saw what at first appeared to be a big man with a back pack on his back running across ...

September 2004

Johnson County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Woman describes creature she observed from window

It was about 9 or 10 feet tall, it was so big it covered the entire window. The window was long and narrow and about 4 feet from the ground. I'm guessing the hair was about 3 inches long and the color...

January 2002

Lowndes County Mississippi (Class A) BFRO

while playing tag with several other children witness saw a white hairy creature.

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Essex County New York (Class A) BFRO

RECENT: Reliable motorist sighting of a sasquatch 2.5 miles SW of Keeseville (Adirondacks - Ausable River)

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May 2022

Valley County Idaho (Class A) BFRO

16-year-old girl has nighttime sighting near hot springs

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Johnson County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Motorist changes his mind about bigfoot after seeing animal cross road in early morning

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January 2003

British Columbia Canada (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of an inquisitive sasquatch sighted near Port Hardy

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