Belmont County, Ohio

Near Morristown

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Belmont County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

April 2020

On the evening of April 7, 2020, we decided to do a little catfish fishing at a creek off of Piedmont lake in Egypt Valley. We backed our truck up to the water, dropped the tailgate, built a fire and started fishing. This was around 9pm. The moon was so full we didn't need a lantern. It was very still and quiet out until we heard a few coyote's howl followed by some frogs croaking. Across the creek was thick with brush and small trees, there was a path that looked like led down to the water. While sitting on tailgate, we started to hear a sound of something walking down the side of the creek. You could hear it slowly taking what sounded like a two beat step. Too heavy for a deer, and too small for a coyote/cat. It hesitated at the pathway, then continued on to the left of us. It then made a loop to the right and came back up only farther away from the bank. Then we heard a hoot owl like sound very close to where we first heard the brush cracking. Then another hoot farther to the ri...

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Belmont County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

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Belmont County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

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Belmont County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

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Belmont County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

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Christian County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

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Ascension Parish Louisiana (Class A) BFRO

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