Rutherford County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Young men have frightening vocalization incident near Stones River

Upon my initial encounter, I did not think at all that I would be attributing it to something like this. However, the more I read, the more certain I am that me and my friends had a close encounter wi...

March 1993

Lauderdale County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Motorists view 7' bi-pedal creature cross Hwy 88W in Hailspoint Bottoms, near Halls.

My husband, my brother-in-law, and I were riding down towards the Miss. river about 8:30 p.m. that night. We were in a car, my husband was driving and I was sitting in the middle, my brother-in-law si...

May 1992

Cannon County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Two hunters witness a 7 foot tall creature walk across an old logging trail

As two witnesses were hunting, they became aware of something noisily making its way through some brush about 50 yards away. Thinking it too large to be a deer, both witnesses simultaneously viewed fr...

January 1992

Dyer County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Brief predawn encounter with a smaller creature near the Obion River

It was a Saturday morning in August, a friend and I were going hunting. We were driving down Lanes Ferry Hwy about 5:00am when we came around a curve and some thing ran across the road in front of us ...

August 1990

Giles County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Motorists have nighttime sighting near Pulaski.

We were in the car heading back home (probably around 10:00 pm) when the sighting occurred. We were traveling east down US 64. There were high winds and my dad had trouble keeping the car on the road....

November 1989

Hardeman County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Deer hunter has early morning encounter near Middleton

I was deer hunting alone and had been in my stand about 15 minutes, when I heard someone approach.I spoke loudly that this was private land when a smell of a heavy musky smell hit me and whatever it w...

October 1989

Montgomery County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Motorist has sighting along road near town of Palmyra

I was driving my car home from my girlfriend's house. So I took this one road, because it was a faster way home for me at the time. The road is hilly and nobody lives on this road. Just an old house w...

August 1989

Rutherford County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Motorist has nighttime sighting of animal near Smyrna

I was coming home from work one night in the summer of 1988 or 1989. It was about 8:50 PM, dark and there was a heavy fog on the ground. I had my low-beams on be better see through this ground fog whi...

August 1989

Davidson County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Witness recalls a possible daytime sighting while 4-wheeling as a youth west of Nashville

I was born, raised, and currently live near Nashville, TN. When I was about 13 years old, I had a 4-wheeler. My dad used to take me to a piece of property owned by one of his customers which is locate...

October 1988

Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Night sighting by motorist along North Lamar Road

I was on the way home from work about 9PM one night. It was clear except for some ground fog. I saw movement on the right hand side of the road and thought a deer was about to cross so slowed down. Th...

August 1987

Dickson County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Teenager frog gigging has nighttime encounter near Dickson

I was out frog gigging. It was late I`d say around ten thirty at night. I was headed home. I remember it was really dark that night because there was no moon. To get home I had to walk along a ridge d...

July 1987

Dickson County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Former park employee describes an encounter in Ruskin Cave Park

Ruskin Cave was a recreational park at the time and we were living there to work. My daughter was followed home late one night. A bigfoot came up behind her and tried to take a large bag of candy from...

July 1987

Monroe County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Fly fisherman recalls daylight sighting of a shaggy light haired creature on all-fours in the Cherokee National Forest

I was 15 years old. A friend and I were hiking down a trail in Cherokee National forest. We were headed to Slick rock creek to do some fly fishing. I was slightly ahead of my buddy on the trail. About...

March 1987

Lincoln County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls seeing a large creature while driving at night near Fayetteville

I was 17 and had an 11:30 curfew. I had left my girlfriend's house a little later than I should and was in a hurry to get home. I traveled Howell Hill Rd to Teal Hollow Rd. On Teal Hollow Rd I was spe...

January 1987

Mcminn County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Teenage boy witnesses a large blond or tan bigfoot at his door and hears whistling vocalizations.

I was sixteen then, I'm 27 now but I remember this as if it happened yesterday. I was up late reading a book by Billy Graham. My dogs had been acting up all night barking and sometimes trying to get i...

January 1987

Rutherford County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Sighting by friends walking in woods near Percy Priest Lake

Two witnesses were walking through the woods when they came upon a clearing. When they saw, walking across the other side of the clearing, a sasquatch between 6 1/2 to 7 1/2 feet Tall, it never turned...

January 1987

Polk County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Motorist has close roadside observation of animal near Chilhowee campground.

I saw what I thought was a bear. Alongside a creek bed at the bottom of a mountain off state forest road 77 in the Cherokee National Forest. About 10 miles down a gravel road past the Chilhowee Campgr...

October 1986

Sumner County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls a vivid daytime encounter as a youth near Portland

This happened in May/June of 1986. I was visiting a friend's farm near Portland, TN. My friend, "J", wanted to make preparations for his upcoming birthday party, he wanted a campout of sorts. I off...

May 1986

Lewis County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by couple

when we toped a small hill and started down the other side, i saw a large hairy thing walking by the corn that was not taking up. I stopped the car in the road,( on this road you might see a car, one ...

October 1985

Anderson County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Recollection of spotting a tall figure cross a trail at dusk near Norris Lake

I was coming back from fishing at Big Ridge State Park with my mom, dad and small son. We were walking along a trail that led from the lake we were fishing at to the parking lot through the woods. My ...

July 1985

Dickson County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Witness clearly saw a very tall creature moving on two legs.

I was sitting in my mother's kitchen with 2 of my nieces and my mother when I happened to look out of her back door. I clearly saw a very tall (approximately 7 feet) creature moving on two legs at an ...

June 1985

Dickson County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Witness clearly views a very tall bipedal creature at home near Charlotte

I was sitting in my mother's kitchen with 2 of my nieces and my mother when I happened to look out of her back door. I clearly saw a very tall (approximately 7 feet) creature moving on two legs at an ...

January 1985

Shelby County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Brief sighting by motorsist near Shelby Forest

There were six of driving toward shelby forest one night just after dark. We had probably driven 5 or 6 miles from Highway 51 when I was something run accross the road in front of the car just inside ...

January 1985

Carter County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Man remembers a scary encounter while camping with friends near Hampton

august 1984: When I was about 15, 3 of my friends and I were camping in the woods above my house we had two dogs a collie and a female husky. we had built a leanto to sleep under. We were just talki...

August 1984

Carroll County Tennessee (Class B) BFRO

Brief dusk sighting near Pillowville

It was late fall shortly after sundown, my girlfriend and I went for a walk down the road that ran infront of her house. The weather was cool and the sky was clear. We walked with the shoulder of the ...

October 1981