Fremont County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Back seat passsenger in car has observation between Florence and Canyon City

My family and myself were in Colorado on vacation. We we going down the Phantom Canyon between Florence and Canon City Colorado. We were probably 5 miles into the canyon when we made a curve in the ro...

June 1984

Pueblo County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Witnesses see a white haired ape-like creature along the northbound side of the Interstate.

On approximately December of 1982, two friends and myself were returning to Colorado from Texas, by car. At just before midnight, on a dark stretch of Interstate 25, heading North towards Denver (just...

December 1982

Teller County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Man sees large creature while working the late shift at a mine.

My uncle was working the graveyard shift for a mine overlooking Cripple Creek. He was out on his nightly rounds checking the ponds to make sure everything was still running the way it was supposed to....

January 1981

El Paso County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Campers report finding large footprints in the snow

Sometime in the late 1970s, a friend and myself were winter camping in the Pike National forest outside of Colorado Springs. I dont recall exactly what month of the year it was, but there was still ab...

January 1980

Routt County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Elk hunters find series of tracks in Mt. Zirkel Wilderness

At the time I was a resident of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Each elk season we would put up an elk camp about 15 miles (horseback only) northwest of Strawberry Park in the MT Zirkel wilderness area. ...

October 1978

Jefferson County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Picnicker has daytime sighting

It was in 1978... My former husband and I had taken our children for a picnic at Wellington Lake, just south of Buffalo Creek, Colorado. What I saw was not the same as what I've seen in photos, howeve...

September 1978

Teller County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Hikers have daylight sighting west of Pikes Peak

In the summer of 1977 my brother and I had ridden up to the top of Pikes Peak on the cog railway. We made it to the top around noon, ate at the snack bar and headed down the West side with our backpac...

July 1977

Montrose County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Teens fire at big black thing peeking in window of home

Witness, 38, who requested confidentiality, was a young teen in junior high school at time of the incident. Witness, who will be called Jeff, said he and his friend were alone at his parents house...

May 1977

Lake County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

huge human-like handprint found on top of a vandalized sign.

I lived for about 7 years in Leadville back in the 1970's and that town has a long history of Bigfoot reports. While living there I was involved in several related situations. One of my foster son...

January 1975

Park County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Hikers observe animal crouched next to a pond in the Lost Creek Wilderness Area.

Creature was near a pond, initially bent over he caught sight of us after about 45 seconds of us observing him from about a 45 degree angle looking down and back about 100-150 feet. At first we though...

April 1972

Weld County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

creature seen coming up out of a dry irrigation ditch

I was riding in a car full of fellow teenagers out in the country just laughing, talking, and goofing around. It was a moonlit night, and we were foolishly driving without headlights, sometimes stoppi...

January 1972

Boulder County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Youngster frightened by "monster" peeping in window

This incident occurred after my husband, myself and our 3 children and I had moved up to some land purchased on Sugar Loaf mountain west of Boulder. My husband managed a tavern at the time and had pur...

October 1971

Chaffee County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Campers have daylight sighting near Leadville

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 nort...

September 1971

Larimer County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Future doctor sees giant tracks high in Rawah wilderness

In 1971 I saw some very large footprints in the snow in the summer high in a Colorado wilderness area. These prints were at least half again as big as a big human foot and the stride length was much l...

January 1971

Routt County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Hunters have an encounter returning from hunt

After an unsuccessful days elk hunting trek of many miles around the heavy timbered area near the Rabbit Ears pass region, my Uncle Bill, Cousin Charles and myself, decided to call it a day and head b...

October 1970

Teller County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Woman describes night time sighting during childhood in the Pike National Forest

We camped in the mountains a lot on the weekends as I was growing up. My dad liked to rough it compared to most. Sleep under the stars or in an old military tent and take only a few pots and a couple ...

January 1970

Boulder County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Young picnicker sees strange creature on rocky ledge above the St. Vrain River

I grew up in Boulder County, my parents quit farming in NE and moved to Longmont in 1960. During the summer, we would go up Big Thompson Canyon or the St. Vrain to camp and picnic. In the summer of 19...

August 1964

Gunnison County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Bowhunter and wife abandon deer when threatened by large, unseen animal

I was bow hunting with my wife Joyce. I pulled off the road and parked my jeep. It was the middle of the afternoon. As we were walking up in the timber we kept hearing things behind us. I knew it was ...

August 1964

Summit County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting of white creature near Dillon

This story is a story that my mom told me. She says it happened when she was young, back in the late 60s, maybe early 70s, I would guess. I will confirm this with her. My family used to have a cabi...

January 1960

Costilla County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Father relates Native accounts from the Sangre de Cristo mountains to teenage son.

Shortly after the Reader's Digest article which discussed the Patterson Film, my dad related something that had been told to him as a teenager in the late 1940s. At that time he was working as a fishi...

January 1940

Jackson County Colorado (Class B) BFRO

Daylight sighting by woodsman of two bipeds stalking an elk

The following was sent as a letter from a woman in Cheyenne, Wyo. to investigator J. Davis and transcribed to this form with her consent. I read in yesterday's Denver Post about your encounter wi...

January 1926