Bois July 2003: A
mother and son had heard on many occasions a loud
bellowing type sound coming from the woods. Strange
odors were also smelled. A large and heavy animal
was heard walking through the woods at night breaking
branches and making a lot of noise as it walked Courtesy
North of Clearfield
July 15, 2003: It was late in the evening
when the witness heard loud garbled sounds, grunting,
and heavy breathing. There was also a very foul stench
in the air. Her 5 English setters were all in their
pens hiding. They would not come out of their pens
to see what was going on. Courtesy www.paresearchers.com
September 2 2002, Rockton
Mountain near Kelley Cellar Road: PBS members
hear heavy footfalls, branches breaking and a rock
is thrown at the group. No tracks were found, no animals
June 2002, Rockton
members discovered several three toed tracks along
route 322 between Clearfield and Dubois.
September 22 2001:
Two men out
deer spotting sight two creatures walking down a gas
line off of Kelley Cellar Road on the Rockton Mountain.
They also report hearing baby crying vocalizations.
5, 2000: Three men hiking in a wooded
area near Rockton Mountain claim they see a reddish
brown object standing up right. It appears the creature
is watching them from behind a tree. One witness takes
photo. Photo shows something large and reddish brown,
but is too difficult to determine what it is due to
the distance away.
North of Clearfield Rockton Mountain PBS
Researcher Scott Hangartner witnesses large black
colored creature run away from him on 2 legs, after
he investigated rustling in the bushes while hiking.
March 2001 East of
driving to Clearfield on route 153 watches 7 ft tall
brown colored creature cross road in front of his
September 2000 North
of Clearfield Rockton Mountain: Two researchers
Scott Hangartner and John Vukovich discover 19 inch
track close to sighting location where woman viewed
creature on side of road.
September 2000 Curwensville:
A woman driving a bus near town of Curwensville
watches a 7ft tall hair covered creature cross the
road in front of her school bus while on her way to
pick up children.
November 2000 Man changing tire on side of
road, hears strange screams and yells coming from
the woods on both sides of road.
August 2000 North of
Clearfiled Rockton Mountain: woman driving
home late at night witness a small grey/black colored
creature sitting up against a gaurdrail. As the woman
slowed down, the creature stood on two legs and stepped
over gaurdrail walking down embankment and into forest.
Fall of 1999 near Penfield:
A man was sitting quietly in the woods when he heard
the sounds of an animal approaching from behind. He
turned to see a tall hair covered creature walking
towards him. The creature stopped within 60 yards
of the man and ran off the opposite direction. The
creature stood approximately seven foot tall and weighed
about 400 lbs. It was covered in black hair
December 1991 near
hunter sites a shadowy dark figure in the woods while
hunting near the Penfield Water Supply. He also smelled
a foul odor like decaying flesh.
1985 near the Dubois
young couples were hiking near the reservoir. They
decided to stop and build a campsite and a fire. The
two women excused themselves to go to the bathroom.
While in the woods, they heard movement and began
to smell a rotten egg smell.
They quickly returned to camp and told the two men.
The men told them they probably heard a deer. After
a while, it was dark and the fire was going. The couples
began hearing heavy footfalls around the campsite
but could not see the animal or human responsible.
The couples decided to pack up camp, extinguish the
fire and leave. Whatever was making the heavy footfalls
around the campsite followed them back to the car.
The couples got into the car and turned on the headlights.
In the beams of the headlights, they saw a large hairy
creature standing 25 feet away. It stood 7 to 8 foot
tall and was covered in reddish brown hair. The creature
had an oval shaped head, wide mouth, an apelike flat
nose. The arms and chest appeared powerful. The stare
down lasted several minutes until it was interrupted
by a loud piercing scream that came from the woods.
The creature ran back into the woods and the couples
fled the area.
Summer 1983 near Mahaffey:
A woman riding
her ATV at a strip mine claims she spied a creature
sitting on a ridge watching her. As she approached,
the creature got up and walked into the woods atop
the strip mine. As she drove to the wooded area atop
the stip mine, she discovered several partially eaten
turkeys, as if some animal took large bites out of
them. She found huge human like footprints near the
January 12, 1977:
Curwensville: It was cold with snow on the
ground. At 4AM the witness heard his dog barking fiercely.
The witness found 18" x 12" footprints with
either 4 or 5 toes made by a bi-pedal creature. He
tracked the creature in the snow for about 150 feet
before it disappeared into "thin air". Submitted
by: Paul Johnson/Stan Gordon.