Eagle County, Colorado

Near Burns

Open Map

Eagle County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

August 2009

Monday August 31 2009 was the 3rd day of Colorado's archery elk season. The day before I was hunting a familiar ridge and noticed a remote looking hanging valley across from the ridge I was hunting and decided that if I didn't get into any elk that afternoon I would try to get into the hanging valley early the next morning. Monday morning I started out before light. By 6:30 I was climbing up a steep elk trail through a patch of very thick forest. I remember thinking that I had never been in this area before despite the fact that I had hunted this unit for over a decade and that this patch of forest was as close to 'old growth' as I had ever seen in central Colorado. I climbed onto a flat swampy and very lush area filled with thickets of brush. I started to feel the hair stand up on the back of my neck and I was sure that I had found the spot where I would have an opportunity at a bull. I could see a fairly large clearing just past the brush with a large wallow in the middle. I set ...

View Full Report and Investigation

Discuss report

Got a sighting to report?

Eagle County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Motorists see tall, hairy human-like figure wading across the Colorado River east of Glenwood Springs

My wife and myself and another couple were traveling west on I-70 roughly the 135 mile marker. The Colorado River is very visible to your left side only 50 yards away. The temperature was 10 degrees. ...

January 2013

Eagle County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Family describes possible encounter at campsite in Grizzly Creek Canyon

I was 17 and on a back packing trip with my family in Grizzly Creek canyon. It was night and we were sitting around the campfire talking. Suddenly a foul smell came into the camp site. Smelled like a ...

June 1986

Eagle County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting of two furry bipeds in Eagle River during snowstorm

I lived in Colorado for 29 years. Eighteen of those I spent working at ski resorts. Over the years I've seen hundreds of deer and elk as well as dozens of bear, everything from cubs to large 400 pound...

November 2001

Eagle County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Threatening bellows directed at hikers and their dogs in the Holy Cross Wilderness

My girlfriend and I were hiking the Lake Charles Trail in the Holy Cross Wilderness area. We had hiked approximately 3 hrs/6 miles when we reached a basin which included 2-3 small lakes. Upon reaching...

August 2000

Johnson County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

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

I,m reporting this for my brother who does not have access to the internet. I think he had a pretty good sighting in wyoming on jan.11 2003. at night.you can contact him at home any time after 6p.m. ...

January 2003

British Columbia Canada (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of an inquisitive sasquatch sighted near Port Hardy

I was fishing with a friend and his pops about 45 minutes from Port Hardy. At the time, my friends dad was receiving a ticket from the fish and wildlife fuzz. With our fishing privileges being cut sho...

October 1992

Atoka County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Night time sighting truck driver near Clear Boggy Creek

This sighting happened over 1 year ago. I happened upon your site recently, although I did write to George Noory about the sighting 10 months ago. I am a truck driver. I was headed north on US Rou...

October 2004

Murray County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Creature observed kneeling beside a creek late at night

It was on Halloween night in 1996. I had taken my younger brother, a high school senior at the time, to Veteran's Lake inside the Chickisaw National Recreation Area in Sulphur, Oklahoma because some o...

October 1996

Polk County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Multiple witness motorist sighting in daylight at the edge of the Alafia River

Just watched a TV show which made reference to the Skunk Ape/Bigfoot of Florida. As I have seen one, I was interested in learning if other sightings had occurred in the same area. While searching for ...

January 1978

Union County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Archery hunter recalls daytime sighting on Mt. Emily

While bow hunting on Mt. Emily in 1982 my wife and I took a drive to the summit off exit 243 aprox. 15 miles up the forest road. When we reached the top I noticed what I thought was another hunter sit...

August 1982

Lake County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Tall hairy figure is seen by the roadside on SR-19 near Altoona

JUST SEEN SKUNK APE AN HOUR AGO, UNLIKELY PLACE AND NOT WHAT EVERYONE DESCRIBES HIM AS, AS FAR AS FEATURES GO....

November 2015

Del Norte County California (Class A) BFRO

Vehicle passenger's daylight sighting near Hiouchi

I had a visual experience in 1979 in which I was camping about 20+ miles out of Hiouchi,CA in Del Norte County. I was traveling as a passenger with a local resident who was making a trip to Crescent C...

January 1979