Chaffee County, Colorado

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Chaffee County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

September 1971

I was camping with my family at the headwaters of Clear Creek Reservoir near Granite Colorado. I was very young at the time. I was with eight of my cousins and we decided to climb the hill at the north end of the reservoir to get a better view of the area. There were nine of us ranging in age from nine to 14 years old. When we reached the top of the hill we started rolling rocks down the hill. It was then that we noticed, right across the ravine from where we stood, a tremendous amount of crashing through the aspens. At first we thought it was a grizzly bear since it stood on its hind legs watching us from a distance of about 300 feet. Its hair was golden brown in color and very long. It was very tall, at least eight feet. It just stood there on two legs looking straight at us. I could not see its face. The sun was at its back and its face was in silhouette. But, I could tell that the face was very dark. The head and body were large and were not built like a bear. We stood and watched ...

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Chaffee County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Motorist describes early morning sighting near Buena Vista

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Chaffee County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

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January 1997

Chaffee County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

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Newton County Texas (Class A) BFRO

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Manistee County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

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Apache County Arizona (Class A) BFRO

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Lincoln County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

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August 2002

Jersey County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

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Dickson County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

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Morgan County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

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