Baraga County, Michigan

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Baraga County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

July 1971

I was about 14 years old,riding a honda 100 on Petticat Lake Rd. between Fence Lake Rd. and Imperial Heights. I was exploring back roads and found an old grown over drive and followed it.(I later discovered it led to a clearing where there was an abandoned cabin back then. Today there is a camp on that road.)The road was so overgrown I had to putt in so slow I could barely keep the bike up. After clearing the thick brush the road opened up and I could see quite far under the canopy of trees. About thirty yards in front of me a bigfoot ran from left to right. He ran like a man at full speed. My first thought was that a man in a gorilla costume was running through the woods,my next thought was that no man would be running through the woods in a gorilla costume. Especially way back in the woods where I was. I immediately spun the bike around a took off at full throttle, bending foot pegs and mirrors. I can still see him clear as a bell running through the forrest at full stride. Possibly ...

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Baraga County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

15-16 inch and 8-10 inch very fresh tracks found in the mud.

We were scouting for bear hunting, looking for likely blind locations, and sign. had walked in from trailhead 2 or 3 miles, over very rough terrain. While crossing a blown-out beaver dam, we observed ...

August 1998

Baraga County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Dusk sighting by two women near Three Lakes (w/sketch by artist)

The following is a letter written to The Mining Journal in May of 2008: "BIG FOOT, Lock Ness...?" A few weeks ago in your Sunday editorial page you ran a letter in reference to 'Bigfoot' Loch Ness ...

September 1970

Fresno County California (Class B) BFRO

Hikers describe possible stalking and vocalizations the John Muir Wilderness

I would like to start with my background as a backpacker and hunter. I go to the Sierra Nevada Mountains about 1 and a half hours outside of Fresno, California. Last summer around the time of the sigh...

July 2006

Thurston County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Young man staying up late hears and records possible vocalizations near Rainier

Well I live in Rainier WA my name is Matthew I did not see bigfoot but I got some calls or cry's and some hooting. It started one night on 2/4/2011 when I was playing X-box live. I heard this call tha...

February 2011

Lewis County Washington (Class B) BFRO

Campers hear possible vocalizations in Gifford Pinchot NF, near Tarbell Trail

Labor Day, 2005, late, late Sunday evening or very early Monday morning. We were camping on the edge of Gifford Pinchot National Forest where some friends keep there horses tied up to ride the Tarbell...

September 2005

McCurtain County Oklahoma (Class B) BFRO

Father and son observe hand print and footprints near old logging road

While my son and I were camping in the Quachita National Forest on Oct 19 2001, in McCurtain County we discovered 4 large foot prints and one large hand print. We were off one of the logging roads ...

October 2001

Tillman County Oklahoma (Class A) BFRO

Man recalls night time sighting at an airport outside Frederick

It was 1987, I was 17. Me and my friend were going to the airport in Frederick, Oklahoma (Tillman county). My friend's dad owned a helicopter manufacturing plant that was located at the airport a few ...

March 1987

Ashland County Ohio (Class B) BFRO

Tall figure seen in the shadows at Mohican State Park

Early Fri. morning, Sept. 18,2015, 3:00AM. My wife and I were camping at Mohican State Park in east central Ohio. We were camping in our van. My wife went to bed at about 10:30PM, I turned in about 1:...

September 2015

Cumberland County Maine (Class A) BFRO

Series of sightings taking place over three days

(#1) Mrs. Huntington reported (after her own sighting - #3 - the following day) that her daughters have seen the animal three or four times. The first sighting consisted of four youngsters on bicycles...

July 1973

Dutchess County New York (Class A) BFRO

Young adult has daylight visual encounter of bipedal creature while driving near Rhinebeck

I was driving on a backroad in Rhinebeck, NY. I was heading to a rehearsal at the Rhinebeck Center of Performing Arts at about 6 :30 in the evening. The road is called Pilgrims Progress Road. While I ...

June 2009