Madison County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible nightime sighting along Scott-Troy Road south of Troy

I was driving along Scott-Troy Road after work one night. It was around 8:15 pm when I was driving through some wooded parts of Scott-Troy. I saw something large, black and hairy take two-three giant ...

November 2016

Macoupin County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting near Sunset Lake west of Girard

I was almost home and I live on West Lake Drive then all the sudden I just see this two legged being about 7 to 8 ft tall just bolts in front of me into the woods just across from my house. It was cov...

November 2016

St. Clair County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible footprints found and cast east of Belleville near Illinois Route 4

I found tracks and video documented them as well as cast them....this is the second time finding tracks , first time was in June of 2015 then January 15 2016...no actual sighting but have heard unusua...

January 2016

St. Clair County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible footprints found east of Belleville near Illinois Route 4

I heard crashing in the woods I was walking through to get to a field I hunt Indian artifacts in.. and found tracks......

June 2015

Cook County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible footprints in the snow found in Bedford Park (with photos)

As I was performing my regular pest control service to facility, I found trails of what looked like big prints with what looks like toe imprints. I took pictures along with a video segment. Try to fol...

January 2015

Shelby County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Deer hunter has daylight encounters and attempts to take photos east of Findlay

I'm a retired paranormal and cryptid researcher and I had a personal encounter this year while deer hunting in Shelby County Illinois which is considered south central Illinois. I will not disclose th...

December 2014

Macoupin County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Motorist has possible night time sighting near Plainview

On December 27th, 2014, I was traveling home at approximately 11:45pm. I was near a wildlife area when I observed a large figure standing next to the treeline approximately 15-20 feet from the road. T...

December 2014

Macoupin County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Motorist has possible nighttime sighting near Hagaman Bottoms

This is the second time that I have seen Bigfoot in my lifetime. Both sightings have been in the same vicinity. Here is my story of tonight's sighting. I was going home from work from Carlinville and ...

November 2014

Knox County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Motorists have night time sighting near edge of Altona

Between Henry County, Illinois and Knox County Illinois at about 10 p.m. on the edge of town. Me and my better half both seen it. I'm scared to be outside at night now. We only live 4 miles from where...

August 2014

Cook County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible early morning sighting near Glenwood Woods

Chimpanzee noises at work. Went outside, seen in hedge apple tree. Tan reddish hue, wedge shaped head from behind. Went away after I yelled, still heard noises....

August 2014

Warren County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Motorist has dusk sighting west of Galesburg

I teach in the city of Galesburg, Knox County Illinois in the summer months. It was late July or early August when I saw this animal run in front of my car. It was dusk when my daughter and I were dri...

July 2014

Cook County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Motorist has possible nighttime sighting in the Forest Preserves outside Chicago

I was driving home from my shift at UPS at about 4 a.m. last night. Traveling east on 95th street, most likely before Lagrange road, but I am not certain of which main cross street I was near, because...

July 2014

Crawford County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Motorist has possible daylight sighting near Embarras River

Sighting number #2 was 3/20/2014. This just happened two days ago. I saw what I never thought I would see again, and how different this one was. Me and my friend was coming back from a road trip south...

March 2014

Macoupin County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible sighting by a motorist near Hettick

On 12/16/13 I was driving down Hettick Road in Hettick Illinois around 6:20 pm. I was coming up a hill and a shadow along side of the road caught my eye. This dark colored, large hairy animal on all 4...

December 2013

Wabash County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Hiker has close daylight sighting in Beall Woods State Park

I reported a sighting a while back. I went to Beall Woods State Park, it was summer but getting near fall. I took my dog out for a walk for the first time ever, as we got to the very first fork in the...

October 2013

Adams County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Motorcyclist has daylight sighting south of Kellerville

My husband and I were on a motorcycle ride to Siloam Springs State Park. We were driving about 40 to 45 miles per hour on a blacktop coming down a hill when I thought I saw a burnt tree trunk ahead on...

June 2013

Jackson County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations and rock throwing east of Makanda

It was in the summer of 2012 around 7 pm. It was very hot outside and we had been in a long drought. The nearest town is Makanda IL. The nearest road is Progress Lane which is off of Water V vcalley r...

March 2013

Lake County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Homeowner finds possible footprints near Beach Park

I was hoping someone could take a look at some pictures I took at a home I'm buying....

March 2013

McDonough County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Motorist has possible nighttime sighting near Blandinsville

I was driving home from Macomb Illinois and looked out in the field (mostly checking to make sure there were no deer) when I saw some type of animal, I have never seen before. It was on all fours, lon...

March 2013

Christian County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Motorist spots a tall hairy biped chasing deer near Edinburg

I am writing this for my daughter. She was driving and came to a stop sign. This is a T road so she has to turn left or right. Straight in front of her is an open field with trees on the edge of it an...

March 2013

Tazewell County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting along levee in East Peoria

I saw a creature running on top of a levee just on the east Peoria side of the river.It was all tan from head to feet. It had to be running at least 30 mph. While running its knees were bent.It did no...

February 2013

Clark County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Semi truck driver on I-70 observes a large ape-like creature in a field near Marshall

Hi, I am 47 years old and I am a truck driver. I had an eye witness of something yesterday January 16 2013 in Clark Co. Ill. I was driving down I-70 east bound around 7:30 am when I noticed something ...

January 2013

Macon County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Late night observation by a home owner near Lake Decatur

I was on my front porch smoking. I heard some rustling off in the distance and didn't think nothing about it, there is a lot off deer over in my area. Then I seen it stand up and run across the street...

December 2012

Montgomery County Illinois (Class A) BFRO

Nighttime sighting from a window by a young woman near Lake Lou Yaeger

So I was sitting here in bed and I smelled this stench so powerful my eyes were watering. So I decided to get up, creep over to the window and I looked out there. My brother had been up here a couple ...

December 2012

Montgomery County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime sighting from a home by a young woman near Lake Lou Yaeger

I found tracks in the mud last week a few days after my sister said she had one behind her house. So I went out last Monday and tracked it for about a half mile until I lost the trail. She said there ...

December 2012