Marion County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by a retired Wildlife Officer outside Ocala

On February 21, 2012 at aprox 2:55pm while traveling on a back county heavily wooded road in Ocala Florida, I observed an animal coming out of the woods on the South side of the road heading North. Fr...

February 2012

Osceola County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Home owner describes activity on her property since 1969

Bigfoot have been living, and sleeping on my property here in FL (known of since 1969). They do whistle signals, I used to hear them quite frequently. The last two sightings, within the past year(eyes...

February 2012

Polk County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Three black figures seen moving thru a hunting area during the daytime in the Green Swamp

I have been hunting Green Swamp since the late 70's. Though I tend to hunt more than one Wildlife Management Area each year the Green Swamp WMA is a go-to area for me. I have spent possibly a thousand...

January 2012

Charlotte County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Fish stolen from a boat, possible knocks and vocalizations near Punta Gorda

I have a few, where I live in Charlotte county, borders the web reserve, and is woods for miles and miles, when I started to build my home, just after hurricane Charlie, I had an rv trailer on my prop...

January 2012

Indian River County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Northbound motorist has daylight observation from I-95 near Fellsmere

I was on my way back from a delivery in okeechobee on I 95 near mile marker 158 in when i noticed people hitting their brakes and pointing out to the right,upon looking i saw an 8 foot tall hairy crea...

January 2012

Lake County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Stranded motorist has a daytime close encounter with an adult and juvenile near Lake Mack

I want to start out by saying that I have never discussed this with anyone except for one other person. I have not discussed it with my wife, my best friend, or any other person close to me in my life...

January 2012

Levy County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Hunter experiences dusk encounters in Goethe State Forest

I never got a visual. I was hog hunting/scouting an area with fresh activity. The first thing I noticed were some unusual scrapings on some tree's, higher up than any animal found here. Really paid li...

January 2012

Bradford County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Couple find large footprint on Lake Cosby

You have had an encounter with my family, the Bridges over in Quincy, Florida. I now live in jacksonville, Fl. with my boyfriend, his mothers friend has a lake house in Lake Crosby. We took a day trip...

January 2012

Sumter County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Driver sees a large animal possibly stalking wild boar outside Bushnell

Going on CR48 in Bushnell heading to CR 575, on the corner at the Wahoo Baptist Church he was next to wild pigs, trying to look like the rock next to him. He was bent over like a big round rock. Had a...

January 2012

Flagler County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible evidence of activity found at Bulow Creek State Park

I was out hiking one morning on a popular local trail when I decided to explore the area around it using my GPS. It is an open hammock containing old growth liveoaks with a lot of surrounding history ...

December 2011

Pasco County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime encounter experienced by campers in the West Tract of the Green Swamp Preserve

Around 2 or 3 am I was woken by a sound that I can only describe as a mixture of a whooping, screaming, howl. I have heard coyotes and bobcats and this was not anything like that. (In fact I did hear ...

December 2011

Clay County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Fishermen have possible late afternoon encounter on Black Creek

A friend and I had been on Black creek in Clay county for a few hours bass fishing with absolutely no luck. Working the last stretch of bank before we called it a day when I heard something walking in...

November 2011

Marion County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Hunter has series of possible incidents on private property near Ocala

For the last three months I have been hunting a 100 acre family plot of land that borders 8000 acres of WMA (wildlife management area) and I had several encounters with what I believe to be a foul sme...

November 2011

Sumter County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible daytime encounter by a father and son hunting in the Richloam Wildlife Management Area

Shaking of trees immediately upon getting out of truck. We were going hunting. Heard some knockings off in the distance. Walking down the trail, we could smell a foul smell (later we found the source ...

October 2011

Volusia County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting by a hog hunter outside Pierson

Me and my buddy were out in the woods hunting in Pierson Florida on ninemile rd we were driving out and I noticed something big and brown in the ditch on the side of the road crouching down then it st...

October 2011

Brevard County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting by a motorist outside Port St. John

I was driving down state road at 9pm on 9/17/11. This road is good for heavy traffic and none at all. At the time I was the only car on the road going both directions. I was headed south towards stat...

September 2011

Calhoun County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting while cutting wood near the Chipola River

it was summer of 2011 i was clearing out a old trail.I had a wierd feeling that i was being watched. The the hairs on the back of my neck stood up.I turned around and i saw a 8 to 9 foot tall creature...

September 2011

Marion County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Bowhunter hears a massive crash and possible screams in the Ocala National Forest

It was last bow season around the middle of sept in Ocala Na.forest, I was in the tree 1/2 hour before daylight, i had an encounter with a black bear 2 or 3 days before in the same area, it came out o...

September 2011

Orange County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Private contractor spots a tall tree-peeker during a meeting outside Orlando

This occurred southeast of Orlando. I was attending an on-site meeting for a new construction project in a very remote and undeveloped area southeast of Orlando. During the meeting, I kept noticing mo...

September 2011

Osceola County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighting at dawn near road kill on US-192 east of Holopaw

Aug. 26 2011 This day was a Friday in August, Central Florida. In the pre-dawn hours of the morning my husband was not even half way on his commute from Space Coast to Disney World to report for hi...

August 2011

Lake County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Man driving to work has two early morning sightings on the same road near Sorrento

On the twenty sixth and again on the twenty seventh at approximately 5:00-5:15 am, I was on my way to work. I travel down Mt. Plymouth rd.in Sorrento FL. This is an area directly in the Wekiva River b...

July 2011

Lake County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Ongoing activity on a family farm near Paisley

Late at night as my family and I were setting off fireworks, we heard something growl loud enough for all of us to hear. My daughters boyfriend, a policeman said he thought it was a "bear" just in the...

July 2011

St. Johns County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Up close encounter experienced by a father and son fishing south of St. Augustine

My son and I were out fishing one night in July of 2011 at about 1am on friday night at the Matanza bridge back waters, this is on A1A in Florida. at about 2:00 am, we heard this really weird sound of...

July 2011

Brevard County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Fishing guide with clients approached by a Florida Skunk-Ape in the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

I'm a fishing guide in Florida for over 25 years and spend apx 200 days on the water a year. On a charter last month I had a Delta pilot and lawyer on my boat. As we poled into a remote area of the Me...

May 2011

Pasco County Florida (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime sighting while standing with friends outside a rural home near Wesley Chapel

I've definitely seen one. Ran across the road. We all witnessed after I said what the heck is that and pointed at it. ...

December 2010