Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Camper has possible nightime intimidation encounter in the Pine Barrens

I was camping one week and I went for a hike say around 12am about 3 miles from my camp site. I had heard some rustling around me and continued walking. I then heard what sounded to be a large animal ...

May 2013

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Man has possible intimidation encounter in woods close to his home near Country Lakes

Being an avid outdoors man and interested in various types of wildlife since childhood, I've had my share of camping, canoeing, hunting, fishing, finding Native American artifacts, and hiking, etc. On...

January 2011

Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Researchers have early morning road crossing near Medford

I was returning from one of my research areas in the Pine Barrens with a friend of mine. We had spent a few hours out in the forest on this cold and damp night trying to illicit a response from a Sasq...

March 2010

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Teens experience possible nighttime stalking & intimidation in Pemberton

Me, my cousin Kevin and my three friends Timmy, Tyler, and Steve were walking round in the woods maybe a mile from my house in October or November of 2007. We always used to go out in the woods and do...

October 2007

Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting in the Pine Barrens

This sighting had happened when me and my girlfriend were driving on one of the dirt trails off Route 72. We had just gotten on the trail and I wanted to stop for a second. After being stopped for a f...

December 2005

Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Late night sighting by motorists in Crosswicks

In the fall of 2003 my husband and I were living in Bordentown NJ. We were on our way home from Yardville NJ, driving down Hogback Rd heading towards Ward Ave. This road is located in Crosswicks NJ. ...

January 2003

Burlington County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Night sighting by motorists near Garden State Parkway, exit 52

It was at approximately 9:00 - 9:30 p.m. My mother and I were heading home from the mall in Tom's River. I exited the Garden State Parkway and came up to the stop sign, stopped and turned left. I had ...

July 1998

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Campers in the Pine Barrens hear loud, terrible scream

I was part of 30 person 3-day hike on the Batona trail. The first night we made camp at an isolated spot two miles off the trail. The camp ground has only a dirt road for access and is very remote. It...

April 1997

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Night time sighting in Wharton State Forest, within five miles of Batsto

October 1994 wharton forest. I picked up my hunting buddy at his house and went to his hunting spot. When i parked to let him out we decided to waste some time and b.s. It was early morning,dark and v...

November 1995

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

High pitched screams heard by hikers in the Pine Barrens

Myself and 3 friends were hiking down the Batona trail through the New Jersey pine barrens, when we stopped at a trailside campsite for the night. This was around 2030-2100 hours. At around 2330-2400 ...

July 1991

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible Nightime Encounter In Wharton State Forest

When i was 14 i was camping in Wharton state forest north of Hampton furnace.I was alone.Just before dark I was out walking,I became aware that something was shadowing me back in the brush.It followed...

October 1981

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Bowhunters hear loud, high pitched screams 15 miles West of Batsto River, near Pine Barrens region

Heard very loud screams. The screams were louder than anything I ever heard in my life. Did not sound like any animal or bird I ever heard anywhere. Every hair on my body was standing on end. I heard ...

October 1980

Burlington County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Memory told of a possible encounter while camping with Girl Scouts in the Pine Barrens

This was a girl scout camping trip to what is now the Brendan T. Byrne State Forest. Back then it was called the Lebanon State Forest. This is in the northern region of the New jersey Pine Barrens. We...

June 1953