Iosco County, Michigan

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Iosco County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

November 2016

I was taking trash out to my dumpster at the end of my driveway. My driveway is fairly long over 100 yards and wooded on both sides and makes a slight turn. I had a flashlight with me as performed my task. When I was returning my light was trained on the ground before me watching were I was walking. I looked up and saw something moving away from the entrance to my garage (my main door was open). I could see in the lights from inside my garage that it was at least as tall as I (6'+) and was a brownish color. I shined my light at it. It moved purposefully but not hurried, quickly but not in fear. It was upright but I don't recall seeing legs, although my light was at the upper portion of it. As it moved it almost glided (without the usual bobbing a person would make) and it was silent as it moved. I didn't notice any facial or distinguishing features. As it went behind my camper I stopped in my tracks for a moment to determine what it was I actually saw. I believed I caught a trespas...

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Iosco County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by a young man fishing near Whittemore

My name is Michael, and I am 17. I had a Bigfoot sighting in Michigan. I was fishing one day and I was all alone because I walked up and down the river for almost a mile and a half. I was fishing and ...

April 2012

Iosco County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Possible ongoing activity outside Whittemore

I'm not entirely sure if what lives in our woods is a bigfoot. All I can say is that as long as I can remember there has been something there. If you take walks at night along the woods line you can h...

July 1985

Iosco County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Former Michigan native recalls possible activity near National City

(Edited by investigator) Individuals from the surrounding area found one another via Facebook and began to share their stories. The BFRO was contacted by one of these witnesses and more have come forw...

January 2003

Iosco County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Couple sees 7-8' tall "ape-like creature" in Tuttle Marsh

It was the morning of the New Year in 1979 during the pre-dawn hours. I took my wife with me to help search out a deer I thought I may have wounded while hunting the prior evening. There was plenty of...

January 1979

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