La Salle County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Hiker has a daylight sighting in Buffalo Rock State Park

I was standing on the frog effigy in Buffalo Rock State Park in Utica Illinois. I saw and heard the same big foot everybody else describes moving very fast and easily on the side of the steep embankme...

October 2010

Wabash County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Close encounter at night by a motorist near Mt.Carmel

Well I was going towards Beall Woods State Park in my car. A normal trip but one I really didn't think I needed to go for a run this night. But I had to so I drove out to my site and that is where I s...

October 2010

Massac County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime observation involving a pond on a farm near Metropolis

too long to describe if you would contact me feel free to do so there was three people that saw the entire thing there is more than three sightings on this property ...

September 2010

Shelby County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Wood knocks, vocalizations and possible footprint found in rural cemetery near Shelbyville

The following on-site interview was conducted by Stan Courtney. The first name of the witness has been changed. Stan - How long have you been coming to this location? John - A couple months now...

August 2010

Cook County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Motorists have possible nighttime sighting in Green Belt Forest Preserve

It was just my wife and I and we were driving through the forest preserve we saw something standing by a tree. I had my high beams on because there are usually deer in there and other animals. As we g...

August 2010

Peoria County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Mushroom hunter hears vocalizations and finds footprints near Jubilee College State Park

Well, I went out hunting with my Lab, I got a full-blooded Lab, my dog. And as usual I went out on a Wednesday. It was a nice sunny day out, nice weather, around 72 degrees, 75 degrees, very good weat...

May 2010

Ogle County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Large unknown bipedal animal seen possibly chasing deer near Dixon

I will try to make this short. I live in Illinois in a rural area, my house is set in the woods and seeing wildlife from the kitchen window is pretty standard. Its middle winter and the visibility int...

February 2010

Fulton County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Deer hunters hear possible vocalizations and find strange footprints near Ellisville

Late October, 2009 a friend and I was hunting for deer looking for tracks. We came across a bare footprint. Didn't really think much about it at the time. On Jan 5, 2010 we went hunting my friend ...

January 2010

Madison County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible daylight sighting by motorist on Illinois Route 4 outside Hamel

I was going North on Illinois Route 4, and while passing through a wooded area on my left, I spotted a large, bulky upright figure. Because I was driving, I was only able to get a second or two view o...

December 2009

Will County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Hiker has daylight sighting in Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve

I decided to turn my sighting into BFRO. I will start by saying I was introduced to the BFRO by my brother. I read some of the sightings, listened to their sounds and what they thought it might be. I ...

October 2009

Fulton County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Hikers find possible footprints by a cornfield north of Norris

I was out hiking with my friend, north of Norris. It is a wooded area with lots of corn fields. As we were walking along this field when my friend called me over to look at what he had found in the mu...

September 2009

Woodford County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible footprints found near Mackinaw River

We are building a house near the Mackinaw River, so there is a lot of dirt pushed around. We have had lots of rain this year so that dirt turns to mud, I have been looking at the ground for arrow head...

September 2009

Franklin County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime sighting while driving in Orient

I used to live in a rural town called Orient Illinois. There is only about 240 people living in the town. I was driving up Chicago Avenue to get to my house, Its a rural road that is paved and has a f...

August 2009

McDonough County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighting of animal playing peek-a-boo at Argyle Lake State Park

When the sighting happened we had come down into a bottom near a stream. The main thing we first noticed was that the entire woods had gone silent. Before we had heard bird calls and insects throughou...

July 2009

Grundy County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting by a motorist east of Seneca

Ok, first off, I am not a skeptic nor am I what people consider a loon. After hearing about the investigation a few years ago near Seneca. I found little interest in the story of the DuPont Monster, h...

June 2009

De Witt County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Night fisherman has sighting at Clinton Lake boat docks

I was out late one night cat fishing at Clinton Lake by myself. I had been there for probably a couple hours and hadn't really been catching much. I had talked to a few people who were coming in on bo...

June 2009

Madison County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Resident has recent daylight sighting while retrieving cattle near Godfrey

I don't like talking about these things because, # 1 I don't believe in it and # 2 I do now. On Wednesday, April 8th, 2009 my cousins cows got out, which was located in Godfrey, Il. which is in Madiso...

April 2009

Jefferson County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime sighting by a homeowner near Bonnie

I have saw what I would call a big foot three times. The first time it was in the fall of 2010. It was late at night. I woke up by my dogs barking. I got up to see what was going on. Thru the screen d...

January 2009

Saline County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Night time sighting by two witnesses at trailhead in Shawnee National Forest

I attended two BFRO Expeditions last year, the Oklahoma trip in September and the Missouri Ozarks trip in November. After those trips I wanted to try to locate some sasquatches in my area. There is a ...

January 2009

Fulton County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Wood knock and possible nighttime sighting east of Canton Lake

I had been at my camper out past Canton Lake on N. Martin Rd. finishing a sculpture which was my project for the day. It had just gotten dark so I can guess the time. Having no flashlight I stepped...

December 2008

Macoupin County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Possible sighting, wood knocks and vocalizations west of Girard

I recently moved out of my house in Girard, IL. During the last year or so I have experienced several strange occurrences. I have never actually seen anything except once a large dark shape moving bip...

November 2008

Massac County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible encounter and vocalizations heard by bowhunter near Metropolis

I believe that I had an encounter this past Fall in Massac County. I was bow hunting some public land called Sielbeck just the day after Thanksgiving when I believe I encountered a large, two legg...

November 2008

Hardin County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Family experiences large rocks being thrown and hear an unknown scream outside the Shawnee National Forest

My in-laws own a couple hundred of acres that butt up against the Shawnee National Forest in Southern Illinois. There were about 12-15 of us gathered around the fire pit chatting around 9pm, it was co...

October 2008

McHenry County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Jogger has daylight sighting on Prairie Trail near Algonquin

I was jogging on the prairie path I have been jogging on for years. i can show you the place, I was crossing the bridge over Algonquin road heading north. Mile marker 1 i just came from and before i g...

September 2008

Washington County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

On-going activity experienced by a family east of St. Louis

The last two nights I have had interactions with what I think might be Bigfoots. I live out in the country and have over the last few weeks been wood knocking in my backyard. Last night at about 9:30p...

September 2008