Butler County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two ourtdoorsmen chased by a large bear like biped recount 25+ years of strange occurrences.

My friend and I have been camping, hunting and fishing a part of Butler County that would be the last place I ever thought I would be so afraid that I would wet myself. From about 1985 to 2003 he and ...

January 2003

Columbiana County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Possible daylight sighting on horse trail in Beaver Creek State Park

My mother and I went riding that day. Weather was nice and clear, just the right temperature to take a leisure ride through the park. Even the wind was with us, blowing behind us and keeping the bugs ...

January 2003

Ross County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A young hunter witness's a seven foot tall creature less than 25 feet away

I was hunting in the area and was coming back down the trail when I looked up and saw something in the trail walking into the woods and looking up the trunk of a tree. I walked closer to see what it w...

December 2002

Portage County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

A family is hearing howling behind their home identical to the howls on the BFRO website

I listened to the alleged Bigfoot howling on the BFRO website and have came to a conclusion that I'm hearing almost exactly the same type of howling in the woods behind my northern Portage County Ohio...

November 2002

Tuscarawas County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Multiple wood on wood sounds heard in the Beach City Wildlife area

My girlfriend and I left Akron about 1:00 PM to head south for the afternoon. My room mate had given us directions to a waterfall in a little-known back road park on the edge of Tuscawaras and Stark C...

October 2002

Belmont County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by bow hunters near Malaga

I have been an avid hunter for over 25 years and I am convinced that bigfoots are out there. This encounter happened in mid to late october in the 2002 deer bow hunting season. I was working 2nd shift...

October 2002

Ross County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Camper describes trees shaken and possible encounter near Waverly

I've been an avid outdoorsman in the Pike and Ross county areas for years. (Bow Hunting) On many, many occassions I have heard the growls, screams, holwls, and drum-like beatings; mostly in the early ...

September 2002

Morrow County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two Motorists Have An Early Evening Sighting North of Mt. Gilead

My wife and I were returning from Galion, Ohio back to our home southeast of Mt. Gilead. As we approached the intersection of SR 61 and TR 75 I noticed a large black thing run (west to east) across th...

August 2002

Geauga County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Woman has two evening encounters twenty years apart

This is the second time I've seen one. The first was at a campground about 20 years ago by Mohican state park (Ohio). I left the campfire to check on the kids. We were camping with a few other familie...

August 2002

Butler County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Couple hears vocalization late at night - son finds prints near Okeana

MY WIFE AND I WERE OUT ON OUR DECK ABOUT 12:30 A.M. ON JULY 14,2002. WE OFTEN SIT OUT ON THE DECK TILL LATE AT NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING. WE ENJOY WATCHING THE WILDLIFE AND LISTENING TO ALL THE SOUNDS O...

July 2002

Hardin County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Young man see's a "huge hairy ape looking thing" under a bridge on the Scioto River

About three weeks ago I was walking down south Leighton St. on my way home. It was around 9:45 or 10:00 PM. As I was crossing the bridge I heard a splash in the water under the bridge. I go fishing un...

July 2002

Greene County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Late afternoon sighting by motorist on I-675 near Beavercreek

About two weeks ago while driving on I-675 northbound inside Greene co, coming toward Dayton, Ohio I looked in a corn field. I observed a dark-colored figure in the middle of the field, the top of the...

June 2002

Athens County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A series of encounters on Haga Ridge near the Wayne National Forest

This is the second track find we have had since 1999. The first sighting I was contacted and I sent photos to a person who called on the phone. He was supposed to come and check it out, but never did....

May 2002

Columbiana County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Ongoing accounts with a screaming ape-like creature

Well, I'll start out telling you that my aunt has always heard some type of screaming in the late night to early morning hours. She always has said I know that it is Bigfoot. The next incident was at ...

November 2001

Mahoning County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Young man recalls encounter behind his house and close to the Meander Creek Reservoir

8 years ago my friend and I were bored one fall day and decided to hike through the forrest behind my house. The forrest was very deep but also very easy to see through because there was very little b...

October 2001

Medina County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A young teen sees a hairy creature on the family farm while riding his bike.

One afternoon I was riding my bike on my grandfather's farm through an alfalfa field. I was approaching a small crest on a hill and started coasting down. About 300 feet away to my left I noticed this...

September 2001

Columbiana County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A man driving down the road witness's a 'huge" creature walk across the road

In July of 2001 I was driving up State Route 170 from Calcutta, Ohio. I passed through a small town called Fredericktown and continued north on State Route 170. About a mile or so up the road I notice...

July 2001

Butler County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Midnight sighting by two witnesses near Okeana

I saw a tall dark figure walking with very long strides. It was about seven feet tall or taller. It was walking in the distance so I didn't get that close of a look at it. It had very long arms, much ...

June 2001

Jefferson County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Strange vocalizations heard near a ravine just outside of Steubenville.

My wife and I were newlyweds having just been married about six weeks prior to the incident. Likewise, we had only lived in this house for the same amount of time. The incident occurred on a dry, warm...

June 2001

Coshocton County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Two witnesses find animal carcasses in possible display arrangement, near Coshocton on the Woodbury Wildlife Refuge

A friend of mine and myself went to Coshocton County Ohio. My friend has been deer hunting there for about 15 years and wanted to show me his tree stand along with the area he hunts. My friend took me...

April 2001

Geauga County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Bainbridge (Chagrin Falls) Ohio resident reports multiple sightings

I HAVE SEEN THIS CREATURE THREE TIMES IN MY LIFE TIME.EACH TIME I HAVE ENCOUNTERED THIS ANIMAL BIGFOOT I GOTTEN A CHANCE TO GET CLOSER AND FINALLY A UNDERSTANDING OF ITS NATURE. ONE EVENING ABOUT 8...

March 2001

Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two men see see a hairy creature running into woods

Yesterday up the road from my house a friend and I actually saw a bigfoot in the daylight about 6 pm. As i stated on the 99 incident at my home this must be a route they use after what we saw yesterda...

February 2001

Tuscarawas County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A family's encounters with a reddish brown beast outside of Newcomerstown, Ohio

There was several incidents that occurred at my grandparents outside of Newcomerstown, Ohio in Tuscarawas County. The first one was when my aunt was outside by the field and heard a very high pitched ...

January 2001

Ashtabula County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting by two witnesses, near Geneva, at the end of Timberwoods Rd

Me and a friend were shoveling snow in our driveway when we noticed two sets of strange barefooted footprints with about a three foot separation between each step. We both thought it was a little stra...

December 2000

Clark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Deer Hunter sees large, bipedal, fur covered man-like critter run by in early morning encounter

Late Nov 2000, in Clark County, during the Ohio deer gun season, after Thanksgiving, an overcast rainy turn to snow day, early morning hours about 45 minutes before legal deer gun season hours, on a f...

November 2000