Brown County, Indiana

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Brown County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

May 2012

My husband and I rented a cabin in Nashville. We just came down for a year to Indiana. About 11 PM we went to bed. Within minutes our dogs went nuts. My husband got up to check and opened the front door of the cabin. It is covered by a porch and it was raining hard. The porch light doesn't work so it was dark. He closed the door and told me to bring a flashlight and firearm. I ran out of bed and went to him by the door. He said something was breathing heavy on the porch to the left of the door. At this point it occurred to me that our dogs were strangely silent. Being Akita's that have seen bear, wolf, coyote, and lynx all up close in Alaska this was not normal. My husband slowly opened the door again I sure enough something was breathing very heavy just to the side of the door. It also smelled. It was really strong, musky mixed with soggy old carpet and wet dog We closed the door again while we chambered a round and I lit the flashlight and we did a tactical to the left where we...

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Brown County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Evening encounter by backpacker in Hoosier National Forest

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March 1998

Brown County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

Two campers hear strange sounds and see the outline of an upright creature.

My cousin and I were camping way out in the woods. We had just got there and built a fire when we heard a scream up on the ridge. After we heard the scream we shot our 12 gauge shotgun into the air an...

May 1995

Brown County Indiana (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear possible vocalizations on Yellowwood Lake

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August 2015

Brown County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Father & daughter sighting in Yellowwood State Forest

Me and my 11yr old daughter was spring turkey hunting 2020 in yellowood state forest behind our house. She seen it first, then I saw it. I watched in disbelief as it moved away from us. It was approxi...

May 2020

Missouri (Class A) BFRO

Woman riding in car on Hwy 54 outside Cedar Springs sees a sasquatch running into forest

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October 2016

Lawrence County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

Couple view figure standing on gravel road looking at them

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October 1981

Cache County Utah (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by hunter near rural homes in the Wellsville Mountains

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October 2007

Rowan County Kentucky (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting outside a residence north of Hayes Cemetery near Grayson

I was home alone at the time watching t.v in the living room when i got a phone call from a family member that lives on the hill behind me saying my cousin's girlfriend had heard the screams. which I ...

December 2012

Preston County West Virginia (Class A) BFRO

Night sighting outside rural home near Bruceton Mills

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October 2004

Ventura County California (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting on the edge of Sespe Creek (CA Condor Refuge), in Los Padres National Forest

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January 1950

La Porte County Indiana (Class A) BFRO

8'-9' Tall BF throws heavy objects, screams, and chases witness

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October 1987

Otero County New Mexico (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sightings on Mescalero IR

Last summer, my mother was awaken by the dogs who were barking really hard so she got up and went upstairs to check on the children. On her way back down she just happened to look out of the window an...

June 2000