Greene County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Group of yougsters see large hairy creature

I was playing in the woods outside of the town of Jefferson when a group of us heard some strange noises in the woods. When we investigated to see if it was the other members of our group, we saw ...

January 1983

Jefferson County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Three hunters see strange figure walking towards them in the pre-dawn woods.

On the opening day of antlered deer season in 1982, my father, a family friend, and myself encountered a strange figure walking towards us in the pre-dawn woods. This occured in state forest land in N...

November 1982

Forest County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Early afternoon vocalization heard by four people

While fore of us were exploring an abandond farm house heard one loud roar that was so loud it echoed. the sound lasted about ten seconds and only happed once. it came from a tree line in a field at l...

July 1980

Allegheny County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Two teenagers have a surprise encounter in mid - 80's

It was summer in the mid 80's. (Sorry I can't be more specific.) Some friends and I had taken to exploring the woods that surrounded our town. We were constantly in the woods for one reason or another...

June 1980

Mifflin County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Hunter has unusual experience while spring turkey hunting

I was out in the spring of the year scouting around for turkeys on the southern side of Jacks Mountain near the small village of Ellen Chapel (close to Lewistown). I heard a type of clucking sound in ...

May 1980

Washington County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Audio recording of possible screams, growls, and fight with a dog from the Late 70's near Prosperity

I HAVE AN AUDIO TAPE OF THIS EVENT, IT HAS NEVER BEEN HEARD BY ANYONE OTHER THAN A FEW NEIGHBORS AND FRIENDS AROUND THE TIME THIS HAPPENED. It was a fall evening, I was doing homework at our trailer, ...

January 1980

Mercer County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Memory told of a close daylight encounter behind a home outside Sandy Lake

When I was 12 years old, my mother was cooking my breakfast before school and as she was cooking and looking out the window she said, what in the world is that? I jumped up just in time to see a large...

October 1979

Monroe County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Woman remembers witnessing a tall hairy figure in the Pocono Mountains

It was late at night. We had a St. Bernard that loved to take long drives. We decided to take a drive in the Pocono Mountains of PA. We would take familiar roads, then usually find a woodsy road to c...

September 1979

Cambria County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

While walking home alone at night, man encounters a large, hairy, human-like creature.

In January of 1979, I was visiting some friends at their farm in Cambria County, just outside of Patton, Pennsylvania. They had recently had one of their beef cattle butchered and I was helping wrap t...

January 1979

Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Young boy observes animal chasing family horses

I was about 9 years old in the summer of 1978 and was sitting on an upper deck area of our house when several things happened at about the same time. I was sitting with my dog when he started growling...

August 1978

Elk County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Hunters hear nighttime vocalization on Belltown Hill, near the north shore of the Clarion River in the Allegheny National Forest

During winter archery season, my father, uncle, and I were in our hunting cabin which is located in Elk County. This area is mainly timber land and is situated along the northern shore of the Clairion...

November 1977

Cameron County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime encounter near Sinnemahoning, off Montour Run Road

I saw what I think was a bigfoot in the late summer of 1977 in Cameron County, PA. My dad , grandfather and members of the camp we belonged to were up there to cut firewood for hunting season. One nig...

August 1977

Bucks County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Camper sees ape-like animal in daylight

It was the summer of 1977 and I was 18. My father and I were traveling across country as a graduation present. We camped off old logging roads and the like. We were camped on July 10, 1977 off an old ...

July 1977

Butler County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Midnight traveler watches upright creature cross road

At approximately midnight I was traveling home from my parents, I got about 3 or 4 tenths of a mile, going slowly up a steep grade, I saw something out of the corner of my eye, assuming it was a deer ...

January 1977

Erie County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Youth watches while bipedal creature pushes down trees

My experience with Bigfoot occured when I was about ten years old during the fall of 1977. I was always exploring the wooded area between route 5 and route 20 in northwestern PA, west of Crayton road....

January 1977

Crawford County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Young explorer gets stalked by Bigfoot

The date was September 18,1976. I remember it well because it was my eighth birthday and I had just received a pellet gun as a birthday present. I decided to take the pellet gun and go exploring up th...

September 1976

Bucks County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Two teenagers encounter Bigfoot while bowhunting

WELL I CANT BELIEVE AFTER ALL THESE YEARS IM DOING THIS BUT DUE TO THE RECENT TRAGEDY I HAVE A NEW RESPECT FOR HOW SHORT LIFE CAN BE,AND I THINK LEGITIMATE RESEARCHERS NEED TO HEAR ABOUT AN EXTRAORDIN...

May 1976

York County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Large man-like creature seen by witness.

A large Man like creature covered in hair nearly seven foot tall covered in hair with a gait nearly four foot in length. The stories abounded while we were in school and many sightings would be se...

January 1976

Armstrong County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

While working on a farm, teenagers spot Bigfoot nearby watching them

We were just teenagers..and working as laborers throwing hay for Old Fat Minteer, who was our boss. I guess we were probably 2/3 fo the way done with the wagon,when I looked over on the other side of ...

January 1976

Clearfield County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Bicyclist observes upright, hairy creature use branches to help itself climb embankment

I lived on the very top of the mountain. I rode my bike down the dirt road from our house up the next hill, turned my bike around and would pedal down the main road and then coast up the next. As ...

August 1975

Fayette County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Witness observes red eyes on a tall animal in the dark

Late at night, in or about July, 1975, I heard a large noise in the woods in front of our house. Although it was dark it was a clear night and quite warm. I looked down into the woods and saw two ...

July 1975

Fayette County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Two boys encounter large creature in daylight

On or about 28 yrs. ago 1974,my cousin and I both who were around 12 yrs.old observed a large hairy creature aprox. 8ft tall.It was in a thickbrushed small wooded area.We must have walked right by it,...

August 1974

McKean County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls his encounter after riding his dirt bike as a young man near Bradford

My encounter happened at the end of summer in 1973, or 1974. It was late August/early September, as it was the time the blackberries were ripening. I was 15 or 16 years old, and had a dirt bike that ...

September 1973

York County Pennsylvania (Class B) BFRO

Shriek heard in PA woods in early 70's

Hello, My name is Doug and though I am very reluctant to post this story; I am going to do so anyways. The area that this happened could not be a more unlikely area for a bigfoot occurance then or ...

January 1973

Clarion County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Squirrel hunter turns to see 6 to 7 foot tall beast walking upright for 200 yards

About 25 years ago maybe 1972 I was hunting squirrels with a 12 gauge double barrel shotgun. I was sitting on a giant rock when I heard a noise behind me, I saw a big hairy animal approx. 6 to 7 fe...

January 1972