Marion County, Florida: Reports


  • October 2013 (Class A) – Nighttime sighting by a man walking his dog in a subdivision next to the Ocala National Forest
  • November 2012 (Class A) – Dusk sighting of a bigfoot tree knocking in the Ocala National Forest
  • February 2012 (Class A) – Daylight sighting by a retired Wildlife Officer outside Ocala
  • November 2011 (Class B) – Hunter has series of possible incidents on private property near Ocala
  • September 2011 (Class B) – Bowhunter hears a massive crash and possible screams in the Ocala National Forest
  • Spring 2008 (Class A) – Daytime sighting from a vehicle in the Ocala National Forest near Ft. McCoy
  • Winter 2007 (Class B) – Man camping with daughter hears unusual howls near the Oklawaha River
  • July 2006 (Class A) – Father and daughter have daytime sighting in the Ocala National Forest
  • September 2004 (Class A) – Two bipedal animals seen in the aftermath of Frances
  • June 2004 (Class A) – Road grader operator observes creature crossing logging road in Ocala National Forest
  • October 2000 (Class B) – Vocalizations and Footsteps heard
  • January 2000 (Class A) – Birder has daylight sighting in Rainbow Springs State Park.
  • July 1997 (Class A) – a daylight sighting by a family on a camping trip
  • March 1994 (Class B) – Screams Heard While Camping in the Ocala National Forest
  • Summer 1993 (Class B) – Woman recalls childhood incident — red eyes looking into window near Withlacoochee River.
  • Fall 1979 (Class B) – Possible brush nest, tracks, smell, noticed by DeMolay teens visiting rural home Dunellon
  • November 1977 (Class A) – a close-range, daytime sighting by a 67-year-old Baptist minister
  • October 1977 (Class A) – A hitchhiker reports seeing a bigfoot in a forested area off U.S. 441