San Bernardino County California (Class B) BFRO

Native American experiences a close encounter from her backyard outside the San Bernadino National Forest

During the early morning hours of August 14th at 1:am; I was laying in bed when I heard this god awful sound out of my bedroom window coming from my back yard. I never heard anything so awful in all o...

August 2008

Tuolumne County California (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear strange vocalizations for over an hour while camping outside Dorrington

Okay, I just spent about ten or fifteen minutes listening to the various sounds and recordings that you have to try to help me identify what we heard. I cannot say that any of the recordings sounded j...

July 2008

Mendocino County California (Class A) BFRO

Man Has Face to Face Encounter Outside of Willits

On my way north on Highway 101 about 11 miles north of Willits I observed a very large creature jump up onto the roadway and bound across three lanes , while slowing my car down to approx. 20 mph, whe...

July 2008

Mendocino County California (Class A) BFRO

Paranormal investigator describes encounter near Covelo

Id like to do it this way, still not sure exactly what happened. Im with a paranormal invest group, earlier this monthwe went to Round Valley (Covelo) In calif. One of the investigations was a night...

December 2007

Mono County California (Class B) BFRO

Camper has a possible close encounter west of Mono Lake

I have spoken verbally with an investigator about this incident, but never filled out a report. The more I think about it, the more relevant it seems. So this is my report: I had been camping on fa...

October 2007

Sonoma County California (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting (in headlights) by law enforcement officer on patrol near Cloverdale

I am a law enforcement officer. I have no reason to lie about what I saw and frankly I don't care if anyone believes me. I have heard of these kind of things here and there but never paid close attent...

September 2007

Kern County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard outside Inyokern

I lived in the High Desert of California in Ridgecrest, CA in Kern County from 1980 to 1985. I did a lot of hiking in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. I never saw or heard anything unusual during that tim...

September 2007

Placer County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighting by family walking their dog near Auburn

ok. this story is happening right now...went out with my kids, my sister & my girlfriend to the park in auburn ca. after that we went driving through a very rich housing development to see the address...

September 2007

El Dorado County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible brief daylight sighting by a U.S. Forest Service botonist outside Phillips

Today, August 23, 2007, I was hiking off-trail in El Dorado County, California in the forest 60 feet north of the Bryan Meadow trail, when at about 10:30 a.m. I saw a tall dark figure peering around a...

August 2007

Tulare County California (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by backpacker near Pacific Crest Trail west of Independence observes two creatures during the afternoon on the PCT

Very visual on 8-11-07 at 2:P.M. in southern high sierras along the P.C.T. At 200 yards I watched 2 bigfoot for 10 minutes just walking around within 25 feet of each other by the edge of a deep canyon...

August 2007

Humboldt County California (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear multiple, pre-dawn vocalizations in Humboldt Redwoods State Park

We heard loud, prolonged screams every morning between 8/11/2007 and 8/18/2007. The screams sounded like some kind of unknown, wild animal but with some added enunciation and vowel sounds that were ve...

August 2007

Tuolumne County California (Class B) BFRO

Son and father hear possible sasquatch vocalizations in the Emigrant Wilderness

I was camping with my dad at Bear Lake in Emigrant National Wilderness. I had just woken up from a loud strange sound, I put my boots on and got out of the tent and heard a very loud howling noise com...

August 2007

Tehama County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by campers near Eagle Lake

We were on a camping trip to Eagle Lake, California I woke up in the early morning around 3 a.m. to a yell. I thought I was dreaming at first and then it repeated. I didn't want to wake my wife so I ...

July 2007

Mono County California (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear possible whoop-howls near Yosemite (Sawmill campground)

I used to live in Bishop, CA on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountains. I have spent lots of time camping, hiking, fishing, and skiing in the Sierra backcountry. I am familiar with many kinds...

July 2007

Tulare County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by campers near Monache Mountain

My family and I were camping in Monache Meadows, on the north side of Monache Mountain. Sometime late on May 26 or early May 27, my wife and I were startled by loud, echoing whoops. The whooping c...

May 2007

Tuolumne County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible road-crossing sighting in daylight near Strawberry

I was up off old strawberry road on sunday afternoon about 4pm. Take left before you get to strawberry proper off 108. I was getting the dogs out of the truck. Its a one lane old road, there was a tur...

March 2007

Tuolumne County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by resident near Twain Harte

I was just about to go to bed for the night when I took my dog outside for a quick walk. The area around my house is very densely wooded and my backyard is so forested that it's hard to see in the dar...

November 2006

Fresno County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighting and howls heard by deer hunters in John Muir Wilderness

It was late October 2006. My hunting partner and I were deer hunting near Heart Lake, which is located off the John Muir Trail behind Florence Lake. We'd been back there for almost a week looking for ...

October 2006

Humboldt County California (Class A) BFRO

Possible sighting by motorist beside Highway 101 between Orick and Trinidad

this report is for my daughter who today thinks she saw two big creatures that looked like the creature called bigfoot. She was pretty shook up about it. She was so scared that she did not stop. She s...

October 2006

Tuolumne County California (Class B) BFRO

Camping couple report possible vocalizations outside Long Barn around 6:30 AM

I was tent camping with my wife and daughter along Trout Creek about 1/2 mile west of the Clavey River. I woke up early but just laid in my sleeping bag for while. All of a sudden, I heard the "scream...

October 2006

Mendocino County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible intimidation/interaction heard by couple on two occasions in route to Fort Bragg

Re: Our Bigfoot encounter in California My wife and I have had two incidents over the year, including vocalization and wood knocking. We are San Francisco City people, artist; not hunters. We are not...

September 2006

Humboldt County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard in Humboldt State Redwoods

Heard very unusual gutteral howling at dawn last week while camping in Humboldt State Redwoods. Howling lasted about 3 minutes. Then started up again several minutes later (but further up the stream, ...

August 2006

El Dorado County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard near Lake Tahoe

Last weekend my girfriend and I went to join her family at Sugar Pine Point in El Dorado County next to Lake Tahoe for a camping trip. On the early morning hours of Saturday July 22nd I was awakened b...

July 2006

Fresno County California (Class B) BFRO

Hikers describe possible stalking and vocalizations the John Muir Wilderness

I would like to start with my background as a backpacker and hunter. I go to the Sierra Nevada Mountains about 1 and a half hours outside of Fresno, California. Last summer around the time of the sigh...

July 2006

Tuolumne County California (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by mother and children at Lake Moran near Dorrington

On 7/3/06 around 4:35pm, I (age 42) took my two sons, ages 7 & 8 to a nearby lake while my husband stayed behind to continue building our cabin. It's a hard 23 minute, offroad drive of 4.3 miles, so w...

July 2006