Counties in Massachusetts with reports

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Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Hikers have possible daytime encounter on state's highest peak, Mount Greylock

My wife and I started to make our descent from the summit of Mount Greylock during a morning hike. Approximately half a mile on the Cheshire Harbor Trail, close to Rockwell Rd, my wife and I heard a c...

April 2016

Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Man records possible wood knocks in Southern Berkshires

Hello, I have been a believer that Big Foot exist for years just based on how many people have reported seeing or hearing something over hundreds of years. I am 64 years old and have been hiking an...

January 2016

Worcester County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Daylight sighting and video attempt by Mother and son near Charlton

Hi my name is J. XXXX .I live in Charlton Ma I was riding my atv in the woods and I saw it, it was a large figure standing near a tree. So I yelled and it moved. so drove to my house. and it was big ...

January 2016

Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Hikers have large rock thrown their way on October Mountain

We had a large rock thrown at us while we were hiking on October Mountain. Went to the spot where we thought the rock originated (near the pond) and found a large dead bass (18") displayed on a boulde...

September 2015

Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Daytime sighting while traveling on US-7 North of Williamstown

On Saturday Sept 5th of 2015, my wife and I were driving north in our RV on route 7 very close to the Vermont state line. It was about 1:00 in the afternoon. My wife saw an animal on the west side ...

September 2015

Plymouth County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Possible structure found when checking out the location of a sighting near Lakeville

On April 2015 I was clicking on some YouTube videos when I came across one from my own town. It was a small town radio interview with a mother and daughter that were coon hunting at night in an area t...

April 2015

Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Hikers hear possible knocks and howls in The Berkshires

October Mountain state forest, Washington, MA. October 20, 5 pm. Near camp Eagle. Loud, strong wood knocks. Long sustained low pitched howl occurring while 2 barred owls hooted back and forth. Definit...

October 2014

Plymouth County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Road crossing and a close call with a vehicle during the day outside Hanson

I was driving near the town dump about 1:00 in the afternoon around the end of June last year, it was raining very hard, a large figure came out of nowhere, I hit my brakes but was far enough back tha...

June 2013

Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Homeowner sees red eyeshine and hears wood knocks in woods near Becket

Over the past several months I have heard knocks in the woods behind my house. I live in the Berkshires in MA on a wooded 6 acre lot that borders a very mountainous area with over 100 undeveloped acre...

January 2012

Hampden County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Resident hears possible early morning vocalizations near Westfield

Westfield , MA 3am Couldn't sleep and went outside to have a cigarette. Heard howls in the distance that I never heard before. I've worked as a wilderness counselor for the past 10 years and heard al...

December 2010

Worcester County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Hikers observe and cast possible fresh footprints in Leominister State Forest

I am 45 years old, have spent my whole life in the woods. I have been hunting and fishing since I was very young. On June 28th my wife and I decieded to take a walk in the woods. We were heading to a ...

June 2010

Bristol County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Night sighting by a motorist near Freetown

I and my girlfriend were riding in my Jeep on Route 140 from New Bedford to Freetown tonight (July 14, 2009) and at about 11:00 my girlfriend seen this large brown hair covered "man" standing up from ...

July 2009

Plymouth County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Wood Knocks Heard Near Assawompsett Pond

It was a mild day and I decided to take a walk in the woods. After traveling about 5 or 10 minutes down a woods road I heard 3 deliberate and distinct knocks which emanated about 50 yards away from in...

March 2009

Bristol County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Federal law enforcement agent describes possible snow tracks on private land adjacent to Pakamansett River @ 10 miles from Hockomock Swamp (w/ Photos)

Footprints in the snow, walking through several properties and into the woods. Seen by myself, a Federal Agent for 16 years, my cousin the homeowner/property owner), and several other family members. ...

January 2009

Barnstable County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Man describes possible sighting in childhood near Sandwich

In 1977-78 I lived in Sandwich in a development called [removed by editor]. We were the last house in the neighborhood, behind us was woods that ran for a mile or more in each direction. One snowy Sat...

December 2008

Worcester County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Sundown sighting by motorists near Rhode Island state border

I was driving northbound on route 146. I was driving with my sister (the only other person in the car) and she was looking down at her I-Pod and was in the front passenger seat. The traffic was averag...

May 2008

Franklin County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Possible nighttime sighting while driving over a bridge near Charlemont

Approx. summer of 2000, I was on Negus Mountain in Rowe, MA (Franklin County) with my wife, sitting on the tailgate...we heard something in the woods, about 100 yards away, walking towards us. As it g...

January 2006

Plymouth County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Unrecognized wailing heard near Scituate

My dog was bothering me to go out ealry morning around 3 AM on November 25th 2000. It was very brisk out and I believe the weather was clear. Not sure about the lighting. As I was walking her, I could...

November 2000

Hampden County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Night fisherman has possible encounter at the Cobble Mountain Reservoir

I parked up the road a ways so any cops or ranger patrols didn't see my car. It was 1am with a 3/4 moon. The water was very low this day. I was fishing and there was about 4 Beaver-Tail slaps on the w...

September 2000

Essex County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Memory told of seeing three large bipeds jogging together in the woods near Rowley

Hi, my name is xxxxxx, I grew up in Rowley, MA.. a small old farming town established in 1639.. when I was 10, I'm now 27, my friend an I were attempting to find a way through the woods from his home ...

July 1996

Berkshire County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Creature seen moving stones and small pieces of wood

It was in the middle of summer (apx late July, 1989) when I was hiking a well established trail on October mountain. I was approaching the top of the mountain (apx 1200 feet above sea level) when I ob...

January 1989

Hampshire County Massachusetts (Under Investigation) BFRO

Daylight encounter during childhood while riding bikes in woods near Belchertown / Granby Line

My sighting occurred in 1982 when I was ten years old. A group of friends and myself were out in the woods screwing around on the trails near a subdivision that we all grew up on. We were riding down ...

January 1982

Barnstable County Massachusetts (Class C) BFRO

Two witnesses observe creature on edge of forest

In the Fall of 1980 or 1981 two coworkers at Niel Brown Instrument Systems in Cataumet, Mass. (now defunct) observed a tall dark hair covered bipedal creature with a black dog at the entrance to Lowde...

January 1981

Plymouth County Massachusetts (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalizations heard by residents in the "Bridgewater Triangle"

Twenty Five years ago (1979) I heard the most awful and terrifying screams for 3 nights in a row. We had just built a two story addition which is situated further back on a lot (about 150 feet) into t...

July 1979

Essex County Massachusetts (Class A) BFRO

Essex County, April 1978, Encounter with Creature

On this day, myself, a friend, Eddy and 2 girls, felt like taking a ride. Before I begin I just want it noted that there was NO drinking or the use of drugs. We decided to go to Plum Island. At the ti...

April 1978