Shenandoah County, Virginia

Near Mt. Jackson

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Shenandoah County Virginia (Class B) BFRO

August 1985

I'm an experienced outdoorsman, for what has been most all of my life. I was always 100% confident while in the woods, even at night. It was mid August of 1985, myself and a good friend went camping in the George Washington National Forest. One of the most heavily forested areas around. At the time you would be hard pressed to find more desolation in Virginia than what we had. We drove up a fire road well past the few houses in the hollow. We made camp in a fire break between the mountains, but close to the bottom of the west ridge. I knew this little spot from previous adventures in that area. After making camp, we went back down in the valley for some fishing, shooting, and some time in town. We got back to camp around 9:30pm. It was pitch black out, no moon that night. We couldn't see a thing without the car headlights on. We finished unloading the car, and got a fire going. We sat around the fire for an hour or so. We had dinner, just some canned goods. We started talking, h...

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Shenandoah County Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Hikers startled by encounter at remote cabin near Woodstock

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February 2002

Shenandoah County Virginia (Class A) BFRO

A couple remembers their daylight sighting while driving thru the Shenandoah National Park many years ago

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September 1970

Shenandoah County Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Early morning road crossing near Woodstock

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April 2014

Nevada County California (Class A) BFRO

Retired Law Enforcement Officer Has Daytime Sighting

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August 2004

Hillsborough County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting by a wildlife biologist on a trail in the Cypress Creek Preserve

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November 2013

Dearborn County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

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August 1984

Nicholas County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Daytime observation through binoculars while hunting behind a home in Summersville

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November 2015

Jefferson County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of a large hairy biped approaching a family as they dumped their garbage near Waukeenah

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January 1976

Delaware County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Man remembers seeing a large white hairy man at a cemetery outside the city of Jay

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Fremont County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

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October 1987

Geauga County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting in a wooded area a few miles east of Interstate 271

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August 1980