Chelan County, Washington

Near Holden WA

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Chelan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

1954-55

This happened when I was still very young, perhaps it was 1953. The location was Holden Washington. My neighbor friend and I were playing in a sand box down by Miners' Creek. (Dad worked for How Sound Mining Co.) I looked up and saw a person in a fur coat across Miners Creek. It was Aug or late July and was hot outside. He was stepping from bolder to bolder and looking down at the waters edge making his way down stream toward us. I went and got my dad who collected a couple other adults and a pair of binoculars and went down by the Creek. I probably remember this incident because I saw the man in the fur coat first but none of the adults would let me look through the binoculars. I do remember them arguing about what it was they say. "Can't be a man." Can't be a bear they don't walk like that and step from bolder to bolder." I remember that it was at a bend in the creek west of the Mine. Big scree field on that side of the Creek ment that there was not an easy way to get over there...

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Chelan County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime encounter at a couple's campsite near Plain

My wife and I spent all summer camping at the thousand trails resort in Plain WA.On the night of September 22 2012, we were spending time out by the camp fire. The campground was mostly empty. This is...

September 2012

Chelan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Man startles creature while mountain biking near Chelan

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August 2008

Chelan County Washington (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by boaters where Holden Creek flows into Lake Chelan

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August 2007

Chelan County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Train engineer reports track find and vocalizations on Stevens Pass

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November 2005

Fayette County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

Motorist sees 8ft creature in road

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September 1999

Manitoba Canada (Class A) BFRO

Creature took amazing strides with arms swinging.

I was the driver of the vehicle and my cousin was the passenger. I was driving down highway #6 just nearing the bridge named "North Three Rivers Creek Bridge", when all of a sudden what I thought was ...

July 1998

Stewart County Georgia (Class A) BFRO

Two campers report seeing tall creature at Rood Park campground and boat landing by the Chattahoochee River, just south of Florence Marina

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August 2000

Madison County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Two teens have daylight sighting near Alton

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July 2004

Perry County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

A family witness's a hairy humanlike face in the cars headlights while pulled off the side of the road

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May 2003

Tipton County Tennessee (Class A) BFRO

Sighting by three hunters just outside of Covington, in area referred to by locals as "Pilljerk"

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December 1994

Knox County Maine (Class A) BFRO

Man sees large, bipedal animal walking across blueberry field

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May 1978

Jackson County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Bus driver has afternoon sighting on U.S. 51 north of De Soto

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November 2015