Montmorency County, Michigan

Near Lewiston

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Montmorency County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

1993

When I was about 12 years old, I was watching my younger cousin while at my grandparents house, they live on county road 489 in mountmorency county. Anyway my cousin wanted to go to his house for something so we got on our bikes to leave for his house which was about a mile and 1/2 away on an old backroad, we were on granger road and I was about half a mile in front of him and he was screaming for me to wait for him, so as I was waiting for him I was on part of the road that was surrounded by the forest. then I heard soemthing crashing through the woods, and out of the corner of my eye I saw something black almost a reddish colored thign run out of the woods take one step into the road and leap across the rest. It landed on the otherside and then hoped over a small fence surrounding someones property then it was gone. I was 12 then and I'm 18 now and about 6'2" but this thing was at least 2 feet taller than I am now, maybe even close to 9 feet but I'm not sure. everyone I told laughed ...

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Montmorency County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Hunter has unnerving experience at Bear Den Lake NE of Gaylord

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November 2012

Montmorency County Michigan (Class A) BFRO

Woman recalls daylight sighting while driving and a possible incident at a home east of Gaylord

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January 1999

Montmorency County Michigan (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighting and vocalizations heard by a young man near Hillman

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June 2009

Montmorency County Michigan (Class A) BFE

Creature stares down young deer hunter near Lewiston, Michigan

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October 1985

Cape May County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

Early morning sighting behind a home near Cape May

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August 2016

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Road-crossing sighting by motorist on Hwy 220 north of Candor

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June 1990

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February 1998

Horry County South Carolina (Class A) BFRO

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Collier County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting by motorist on U.S. 41 near I-29

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June 2005

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November 2000

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British Columbia Canada (Class A) BFRO

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