Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Early evening close encounter near Bandon by mushroom hunters leaving the forest

Late Oct 2004. I was picking Matsutaki mushrooms near Storm Ranch in Coos County. I noticed free range cattle acting spooked so I kept my path moving in a clock wise motion. Periodically the cattle wo...

October 2004

Coos County Oregon (Class B) BFRO

Several tracks found near County dump for Bandon

I entered this part of the Coos County Forest at its western edge, looking for possible hiking trails that I could follow to the top of the hills. I walked east along an old dirt logging road but it ...

August 2004

Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Sighting by two young men on motorcycles

My name is Dustin Anderson and my friends name is Dustin Evernden. We were riding our motorcycles one day and we decided to stop and rest for awhile.When we looked across the valley,we saw a large ani...

January 1996

Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sightings by hunters near Headwaters Ridge in Elliot State Forest

First let me begin by saying that I began going hunting with my Dad when I was about 5 years old. I have spent a great deal of time in the forest. I have been fortunate to have seen almost every speci...

November 1995

Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Large Bipedal Animal Seen Crossing Rural Road and Climbing Cutbank

My name is John R. This incident occurred in early 1980 near Arago, about 5-7 miles from Lampa Mountain. I had a paper route then and I was delivering newpapers from my truck to the residents of that ...

February 1980

Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

Witness recalls face to face encounter with creature near Myrtle Point

[Editor's Note - Matt Pruitt: Even though the incident occurred many years ago, I have omitted the details that describe the exact location of the incident, as the area is private, and is still occupi...

January 1971

Coos County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

One audible and two visual, early evening encounters by a coastal witness near the North Fork of the Coquille River

Something was pounding on something like a log. That brought one of my brothers into the house to alert the rest of the family to "Come hear this." We went outside & stood in the driveway, and heard ...

January 1949