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Report # 59099  (Class B)
Submitted by witness on Thursday, February 22, 2018.
Memory told of hearing a possible vocalization from a tent during noon storm at Goose Lake
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YEAR: 1997

SEASON: Summer


STATE: Washington

COUNTY: Skamania County

LOCATION DETAILS: Up the white salmon river to Goose Lake. We were camped at Goose Lake

NEAREST TOWN: Trout lake


OBSERVED: "Forest Produces Bizarre Sounds That Can Be Used In Horror Movies" at I heard this exact sound near Trout Lake WA at the base of Mt. Adams in 1997

ALSO NOTICED: I've been hunting and fishing in the ME all my life never heard anything like it

OTHER WITNESSES: My 2 yr old and me that's it


Follow-up investigation report by BFRO Investigator Kevin Llewellyn:

I talked to the witness by phone.

He was fishing on Goose Lake but had to go into his tent due to a noontime thunderstorm. He heard one loud vocalization exactly like the third one in the video and it echoed down the canyon. He estimates it was fifty to one hundred yards away and said, "it felt like a zoo lion roar in his chest. It seemed like it had the power from a 900 pound animal." The hair on the back of his neck stood.

After the rain stopped, he smelled an odor like a wet dog and urine for about an hour. He did not leave. There were other campers around but he did not talk to any of them.

He has heard bear, elk, cougar, etc. but this was powerful and different. He has fished this area a lot and always wondered if it was a Bigfoot.

We cannot verify what made the vocalization in the similar recording that he provided.

About BFRO Investigator Kevin Llewellyn:

Kevin has camped, fished and hunted in Eastern Washington all his life. His interest in Sasquatch began when he was 10 years old and saw Roger Patterson present "the" film. He lives in Eastern Washington.

Recently retired, he was a veterinarian since 1984, after graduating from Washington State University.

He attended Washington BFRO expeditions in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2019. Oregon in 2015 and 2018, Montana in 2017 and 2018. He was co-leader of N.E. Washington 2019, Washington 2020, 2021 #1 & #2, and Montana 2020, 2021expeditions.

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