Ontario, Canada

Near Ely, MN

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Ontario Canada (Class B) BFRO

July 2009

I have been a BSA scoutmaster for 10 years and one of my favorite things to do on our campouts around the campfire at night is read Bigfoot sighting reports to the boys from the BFRO website. Nothing makes them more quiet and compliant once going to bed than thinking that the big guy could be lurking around in the dark just beyond the campfire in the woods. The fact that I can make a very convincing bear-growl adds to the fun as well. I have done this around the campfire for years and it has always been great fun. Plus, many of the well-documented sightings make for great entertainment and it beats the heck out of telling ghost stories around the fire. I always secretly hoped I would have my own encounter someday and just a couple of weeks ago, I finally did. From July 10 to July 18, 2009, I took my boys on a camping/canoeing trip to the Quetico Provincial Park wilderness area in Ontario Canada, just north of Ely, Minnesota. Quetico Park is a limited access wilderness area that requ...

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Ontario Canada (Class B) BFRO

Possible wood knock responses heard near Westport

This took place Friday, July 2nd, 2010 near Westport, Ontario. I was checking out sightings on here and came across a class A sighting near Westport. Two friends and myself decided to head there from ...

July 2010

Ontario Canada (Class B) BFRO

Unusual thud and possible whoop heard along with feeling of being watched in Algonquin Provincial Park

First backpacking campsite on Western Uplands backpacking trail, Rain Lake, Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada, near Kearney: I was lying in my tent about to fall asleep when the forest went ...

July 2009

Ontario Canada (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard 10 miles SE of Arden

In the not too distant past I had submitted a series of photos including footprints in the snow, twisted together trees and shredded tree bark. I just wanted to say thank you to all that have taken th...

December 2008

Ontario Canada (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting behind a cabin near Westport

I had just woken up and it was a lovely sunny August morning - so I pulled up the blind and looked out of window on the 2nd floor at the back of our cabin.I said to my husband "there is a man walking ...

August 2008

Park County Wyoming (Class A) BFRO

Noon sighting by family of four near Mount Washburn, Yellowstone National Park

I was in my parent's car on the northwest side of Mt. Washburn in Yellowstone National Park,Wyoming when my mom,dad,brother,and I saw a humanoid figure,too tall to be human walking upright along a rid...

July 2002

Choctaw County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Young hunters have night time encounter north of Red River

My cousins and I were spotlighting one night to find coyotes. We were driving alongside a treeline when we spotted eyes shinning in the light about 150 feet away next to the trees. I had binoculars an...

January 1995

Oxford County Maine (Class A) BFRO

Multi-witness daylight sighting along powerlines south of Bryant Pond

Had a sighting yesterday. Oxford County, Maine. Was in the power lines clearing that runs through a friends land cutting a downed tree out of the atv trail. Was with 2 friends who asked me how far the...

September 2020

McKean County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Teens chased by upright running animal near Bradford

I am now 57 years old. I have told many people this story but never reported it. I lived in Bradford, Pa. Where I grew up. I was 15 years old and we played softball at nights with my friends. This ...

October 1963

Manitoba Canada (Class A) BFRO

Optometrist has clear sighting of what he calls bigfoot

Driving south on highway 6 in Manitoba in plain daylight.Thought I saw a bear approx. 50 yards off of the highway .As I got closer,it stood up and was a bigfoot.It was standing in a grain field and th...

August 1999

Cook County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Motorists have nighttime sighting north of Matteson

My wife, daughter and I saw a very large dark figure cross the road no more than 50 feet in front of us. This thing cleared the road in not even two steps. The arm on this thing was long and extremely...

December 2012

Taos County New Mexico (Class A) BFRO

Couple driving home has night time sighting near Tres Piedras

On Feb .20, 2011 my mother and father were on there way back to Antonito, Co from Espanola, New Mexico. It was probably between 10:00p.m.and 11:p.m when they were driving down road 285 headed north a ...

February 2011

Noble County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

Two women driving to work are surprised to see a very large hair covered biped running along the side of their car.

My sister Mary and I were heading to work at an early morning hour driving northeast on County Road 19 out of Calais, Ohio. My sister was lying back in the passenger seat when I noticed in my car head...

February 1977