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Submitted by witness on Saturday, October 01, 2011.
Hunter hears possible vocalizations as well as bipedal movement near Pigeon Mountain WMA
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DATE: 9 28 2011
COUNTY: Walker County
LOCATION DETAILS: CROCKFORD PIEGON MOUNTAIN N WALKER COUNTY NEAR LAFAYETTE GA
NEAREST TOWN: CLOUDLAND GA
NEAREST ROAD: HHWY 157
OBSERVED: I WENT OUT IN PIGEON ON 9 27 11 AND WHAT I HEARD WASNT ANY ANIMALS I'M USES TO HEARING ON PIGEON MOUNTAIN IT WAS A DEEP GROWL THEN A LONG MELLOW SCREAM AND I HEARD THE SAME NOISE BELOW MY HOUSE I JUST LIVE BOUT 3 MILES FROM PIGEON MOUNTAIN IN MOONLAKE ROAD OR COUPLE MONTHS AGO I HEARD THE SAME SCREAM ON STATELINE RD BELOW WHERE I LIVE I AM GOING BACK TO PIGEON MOUNTAIN TOMORROW NIGHT AND TRY TO SEE IF I HEAR IT AGAIN THANKS JOSEPH
ALSO NOTICED: YES I HEARD SAME SCREAMS BOUT 6 MILES WEST OF MOUNTAIN 2 MONTHS EARLIER
OTHER WITNESSES: NONE
OTHER STORIES: NO
TIME AND CONDITIONS: NIGHT IT WAS COOL AN CLEAR
ENVIRONMENT: ON TOP OF MOUNTAIN WOODS I WAS ON MAIN RD GOING ACROSS MOUNTAIN
Follow-up investigation report by BFRO Investigator Morris Collins:
I met the witness at his residence and we traveled to the area of Pigeon Mountain where he heard the unusual scream and where I learned he has also heard running sounds. The witness is a life long hunter and has lived and hunted this area all of his life.
The area is dense mixed hardwood and pine forest which runs along a ridge line all the way north to Lookout Mountain in TN. The area has abundant deer, wild hog, turkey, and small game. There is plenty of water sources year round as well as scattered caves throughout the area. Some areas are quite remote.
After meeting the witness and hearing his story in person, it is entirely possible that he heard sasquatch activity. The area has a long history of sasquatch sightings.
About BFRO Investigator Morris Collins:
Morris holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Auburn University and additional coursework toward an MBA in International Business. He is an avid backpacker and SCUBA diver. Morris attended Georgia 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2011; North Carolina 2006 and SC 2007 expeditions. He is a member of the SE BFRO Tracking Team and has completed a first course in visual tracking.