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New Jersey Bigfoot Sightings

Bigfoot is one of the most enduring mysteries of the unexplained. NJBFRC has collected many reports of Bigfoot sightings in New Jersey, tales of encounters with large, hairy creatures in the wilderness areas of the Garden State.

These are the accounts reported and collected from New Jersey over the years, sorted with latest reports first.

Sorted by ID Descending. Click Date or Town to sort by those criteria, click ID to revert to original sort order.

Time
Type of Sighting
142
Mar, 2011
2:30PM
Woodmansie, NJ
Medium Range, within 50 yards
Excerpt: "My son and I usually take trips out to the Pines a few times a year. I had called out of work on a Tuesday and being that the weather was so nice and I had no plans, we thought it'd be a good day to take a ride..." More
134
Dec, 2012
10:30PM
Auburn, NJ
Medium Range, within 50 yards
Excerpt: "I was driving home from my girl friends house in pennsgrove, nj. I was between pedrick town and auburn when I was approaching a stop sign I noticed something reflective by a telephone pole..." More
133
May, 2012
3:30AM
Howell, NJ
I didn't see anything
Excerpt: "I own a business that requires me to open at 4am and I have heard screams that I always thought may have been a group of girls maybe. About 5 times a year, I will hear this while walking down my driveway to my car..." More
132
Mar, 2013
4:30PM
Columbia, NJ
I didn't see anything
Excerpt: "My wife and I were walking back to our car down a muddy trail after visiting the Lakota Wolf Preserve. We were the only ones on the trail at the time. It was about 4:30 in the afternoon..." More
130
Apr, 2012
3:00AM
Sparta, NJ
I didn't see anything
Excerpt: "My wife and I were sleeping (spring-windows open) and awoke from tree knocking like sounds coming from adjacent driveway/utility road. I got up and looked outside through bedroom window, (moonlight was moderate so I could see shadows) and saw approx 3-4 deer running full spead and snorting across my back yard..." More
127
Nov, 2010
7:00AM
medford, NJ
Medium Range, within 50 yards
Excerpt: "Me and a friend where using my cell phone for GPS directions to go to a random mall We are from Philly in new jersey for the night looking for a different place to shop the 1st one closest to us shown in my cell phone was medford shopping center..." More
126
Aug, 2010
9:00AM
Erial, NJ
Medium Range, within 50 yards
Excerpt: "Hello, I was outside with my dog along the side of my house when my dog started growling at the same time I heard rustling off to my right about 35 feet away. Over my fence and then my neighbors fence I saw a dark shape that was very large..." More
125
May, 2010
1:15PM
Long Beach Island, NJ
Distant, over 100 yards away
Excerpt: "Our sighting was on the back road heading into LBI - about a half hour outside of LBI. I am not familiar with the town or county. While driving on the road, about 100 yards ahead, a large hairy "creature" ran out of the woods - crossed both lanes on the highway - and ran back into the woods..." More
124
Oct, 1982
1:30PM
Sussex, NJ
I didn't see anything
Excerpt: "I took up the hobby of photography in the early 80's. Part of my interest was photographing colonial era building and old grave markers in cemeteries. My wife and I liked to go out on weekends and search for places to take pictures..." More
123
Aug, 2010
7:30PM
Hoptatcong, NJ
Medium Range, within 50 yards
Excerpt: "So I was visiting my girlfriends brothers house on Aug, 7 2010. H e lives in Hoptatcong near Bear Pond. Me and my girl just got our first Canon DSLR so I decide to take a short walk alone onto some private land and take some photos..." More
121
Jun, 1970
6:30AM
Great Gorge, NJ
Close Range, within 10 yards
Excerpt: "In 1970 right after dusk I was driving down a country road going to meet my friends at the movies. I came to a corner to make a right hand turn in my brown Camero. As I made the turn with my high beams on I saw a giant human like creature climbing over a wooden fence and then stood totally erratic over 8 feet tall very muscular, it had long arms, hairy all over, head not shaped like a guerrilla but human like, it seemed like a cross between a Big foot and a human being..." More

120
Apr, Unkn
1:00AM
Unknown, NJ
Close Range, within 10 yards
Excerpt: "I wanted to put this in, not that it was a siting but it was what others have put down, and i wanted to explain what it was. First off, i was traveling cross countr with a pack, and i was camped out off a highway in tennesee, in some thick brush since i didn't want to be surprised..." More
118
Oct, 2009
4:30AM
Meyersville, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Lat 40.696367 Long -74.472971 My father described this to me. He is 62 and has lived within 10 miles of this location his entire life. He drives this road every morning and has better vision than I do..." More
116
Mar, 2009
3:00PM
Manahawkin, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "My husband and I were walking our beagle along a swampy area in the wildlife preserve behind our neighborhood. Some distance ahead, a heron was perched on a dead tree and issueing an extream distress call, flapping madly..." More
115
May, 2009
11:00AM
new gretna, NJ
footprints
Excerpt: "As i spend a lot of time on the medows catching bait for fisherman. iam very familiar with whats out there this day i started on the top of the tide and fished thru to the low tide while walking and checking my traps i found this single footprint below the tide line in a area that would have been underwater earlier i can assure you that i was the only person there at that time iam not the type of person who belives in this but i had to..." More
113
Dec, 2008
10:45AM
Wall, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "I was traveling south on the parkway and had just passed through the toll at Exit 98, as I moved to the far left lane I glanced back in the rearview mirror, then forward again. When I looked forward I saw a dark, shadowy, slow moving figure disappearing into the trees on the right side of the exit ramp..." More
112
Unkn, 1994
2:00AM
Estelle Manor, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "While out enjoying the "spookiness" of Maple Lake and its surrounding areas with 3 friends in the wee hours of the night one night in late 1994, my friend E.A. who was driving pulled out of the stony area at the lake, turning right onto Walkers Forge Road, with the car facing toward the bend in the road just ahead of us and with the headlights on, and stopped the car for a moment while talking with us..." More
106
Oct, 1982
4:00PM
Jackson, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "I WAS TAKING MY DAUGHTERS TO THEIR RIDING LESSON EARLY EVEING [ABOUT 5-6 OCLOCK} . THE RANCH WAS DOWN BOWMAN ROAD.[I WAS GOING WEST} WHEN THIS THING, COVERED IN REDDISH BROWN HAIR RAN ACROSS THE ROAD IN FRONT OF MY CAR {ABOUT 2 TO 3 HUNDRED FEET} IT RAN REALLY FAST..." More

105
Jul, 2008
8:50AM
Watchung, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Driving in car on Washington Rock Ave heading from Route 22 into Watchung just past the monument area. On the right side, a large brown hairy figure on 2 legs quickly walked from the side of the road into the wooded area..." More
104
Oct, 2007
8:30PM
Head Of The River, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "My family and I were driving home from a swimming meet during the evening coming down a rather desolute stretch of Rt. 49 constisting of primarily marsh, scrub-pine forest and dense lowlands in which one could easily get lost without a GPS, map or compass if unfamiliar with the area..." More
101
Jun, 1986
1:00AM
stillwater, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Wife was removing splinter from fore finger in bathroom at 1 am - creature understood the problem i beleive in the way it screamed at us threw the window from a old rail bed abour 40 yards away from our window..." More
100
Dec, 1987
1:00AM
Haskell, NJ
footprints
Excerpt: "I just discovered your website, so this is an old encounter that took place in the middle of winter about 1987. That night there was significant snow on the ground from the day before and we lived next door to a family that owned a large german shepherd who was kept outside on a chain..." More
99
Mar, 2008
5:00PM
Howell, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "On my way home, in car, traffic slowed on rural road. Entity ran from one side of reservoir to the woods . It crossed in front of the car in front of me.I was not able to visually track it into the woods because the traffic moved..." More
98
Mar, 2008
5:00AM
howell, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "on my way home, in car, traffic slowed on rural road. Entity ran from one side of reservoir to the woods. It crossed in front of the car in front of me. I was not able to visually track it into the woods because the traffic moved..." More
97
Oct, 1985
8:30PM
Sussex, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "I was fishing along the Wallkill River at about 8:30/9:00 (PM) when I decided it was time to go home because nothing was biting. When I turned around to go to my car I saw standing behind it about 25 feet a creature about 8 feet tall..." More
94
Jan, 2008
3:30AM
cliffwood beach, NJ
footprints
Excerpt: "Jan 11 2008 I was walking in the woods behind a school off rt 35 south cliffwood beach NJ The tide was out so I walked down by the swamp when I came upon huge animal prints. I looked around to see if what ever it was was still here didnt see anything so I grabed my camera and took pictures and got out of there as fast as I could..." More
93
May, Unkn
2:00AM
Port Morris, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "It was a few years later [after witness' husband heard strange sounds in the vicinity], perhaps the late 70s. I do remember that it was the day after Mother's day. My husband was working the late shift and I was lying on the couch waiting for him to come home..." More
92
Jan, c1970
10:30AM
Landing, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "My husband managed a small local gas station at the time. It was during the early 1970s.It may have been during the time when the girl saw the creature in the woods there. It was a summer night approximately 10:30 PM..." More
91
Jul, 2005
10:30AM
marlboro, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "I am reporting this because I have read a number of encounters coming from Marlboro Twsp. I was in the motor and heating fuels business in Monmouth County for over 25 years. I had, about a year previous, gotten an account for weekly gasoline delivery to a farm on Buckley Rd..." More

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90
Apr, 1993
1:00AM
Beemerville, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "This is in response to Report #86. I used to live in this area for over 20 years. 15 years on Neilson road, near the intersection of Card road. I know the "usaul" night sounds very well..." More
88
Aug, 2007
4:05AM
Unknown, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "Im not exactly sure of the name of the road, but it starts off as Libertyville Rd. You'd have to follow it all the way up near High Point and Stokes Sate forest (Maybe 206). OK, so me and a friend were driving home from a friends house when suddenly Something Huge came sprinting out in front of the car, Probably 20 yrds..." More
87
Aug, 2007
4:05AM
Unknown, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "Im not exactly sure of the name of the road, but it starts off as Libertyville Rd. You'd have to follow it all the way up near High Point and Stokes Sate forest (Maybe 206). OK, so me and a friend were driving home from a friends house when suddenly Something Huge came sprinting out in front of the car, Probably 20 yrds..." More
86
Jun, 1999
2:00AM
Wantage, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "Mid June 1999 approximatley 2:00 A.M. was first woken up by my wife who was hearing a strange sound coming from the area of 519 that backs up to Neilson Road and encompasses the old 4H camp and parts of Stoke State Forest..." More
84
Apr, 2005
5:00AM
Riverdale, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "It was April or May of 2005, in the late afternoon, about 5-ish when my brother and I and a few friends were hanging out on our back deck. My brother saw it first. I saw nothing until my brother gave me a better point of reference, then I saw it..." More
82
May, 1999
3:30AM
Monroeville, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "On this particular night, I was driving home to my Mother's pretty late. My Mother lives at the end of Hollywood Avenue in Monroeville. The road is a dead end in the woods. Her property is on the edge of Elk township (on the panhandle edge of Salem County)..." More
80
Unkn, 1970
1:00AM
Medford Lakes, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "For many years I never knew exactly what I saw. It was in the summer and I was spending a few days with my boyfriend and his family. I had gone to bed and fell asleep. I woke up and turned over in bed and seen something watching me through the window..." More
77
Mar, 2007
11:35PM
Manahawkin, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "On the night of March 12, 2007, I was out front of my house at around 11:35 at night. There is a wildlife preserve that runs from our neighborhood, clear down Route 9 towards Tuckerton..." More
76
May, 1974
3:00PM
Hopatcong, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "I was only 7 or 8 years old. I saw a creature, on two-legs, crossing his arms like a human. This wss at the time that people were building houses near Lake Hopatcong." More
75
Nov, 2006
5:00PM
Montague, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "It was the 2nd week of the muzzle loader hunt @ high point state park, i went for the the afternoon post, and took a large deer @ 4:35 pm, i took care of dressing it quickly, so as to start getting it out as quickly as possible, since i was in quite a ways from the truck..." More
74
Dec, 2005
5:00PM
Stockholm, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Geocher see Bigfoot during a hike in the wooded area between Rt. 23 and Rt. 517 (in Ogdensburg). A report found at geocaching..." More
73
Nov, 2006
8:30AM
West Milford / Bloomingdale, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "I'm submitting this report as described to me by my wife. She was walking the dog, around 8:30 am, along one of the roads in our neighborhood. The houses in that section back up to a very large tract of woods..." More

71
Oct, 1976
3:30PM
Millville, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "I had a run-in with an unknown animal in Fall 1976 or 77 back in NJ of all places. Our house backs up to a marsh along the Maurice River. The river flows from Union Lake down to the Delaware Bay..." More
70
Jul, 2006
11:00AM
Hillsborough, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "The sighting occured on Zion Road, close to Longhill Road. My brother, his wife, daughter and the daughter's friend were driving on Zion Road at app. 11:00 PM coming home from a party..." More
69
Aug, 1982
9:40PM
Newton, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "I was attending a summercamp on a lake that was divided in 2 by a boys camp on one side of the lake and a girls camp on the other side. I was in the older boys unit called Wakegans and after our evening activities many of us use to go over to the girls side of the lake where there was a trading post and hang out until our cerfew of 9pm..." More
68
Oct, 2006
1:00AM
walpack, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "Last year my fiance and I were off roading and came upon an abondon house, he wanted to get a closer look but i stayed in the car, about 5 minutes later he came running back into the car stating that something very big on two feet was in the house and running, it crashed in to the wall so hard it shook the entire house..." More
67
Oct, 2002
3:20AM
Marlboro, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "This is pretty interesting because of how close i was to this ecounter: it all started about a few years back me and my sister where hanging out at the edge of a forest in NJ and i started hearing a dog bark ..." More
62
May, 2006
8:30PM
Hopatcong, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "My freind and i were fishing on what is known as bear pond, it is a fairly large spring fed pond in a secluded area of hopatcong/byrum. Most of the pond is surrounded by a game preserve and on the other side of that u can pretty much get into sparta without ever coming out of the woods..." More
61
Aug, 2006
10:00AM
Rockaway, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Just last week my brother and I saw something we could not explain. We could not say what it was, only that we could not explain it. We were fishing at Lake Denmark in Rockaway. It was about 10:00 am on a very wet, cold for August morning..." More
58
May, 2006
8:00AM
Andover/Hopatcong, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "I will start by saying that I have had three encounters over a 10 year span. Two were in the same location and the other was in another and they all were in Sussex county. My first encounter was in 1998..." More
56
Jun, 1977
4:00PM
Wantage, Wallpack Inn, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "A bunch of us guys hiked the trails, including the Appalachian Trail above Buttermilk Falls (in the Tocks Island condemned-land area). Following a break, we headed back down the trail..." More
53
Oct, 1938
8:00AM
unkn
Medium Range
Excerpt: "My Grandfather and I were hunting ducks and geese in the Fall of 1938 or 1939 early in October when the birds were gathering to fly South. I was 8 or 9 years old. After we had blasted away at the geese and ducks we gathered them up and was in the process of gutting them in the salt water..." More
52
Jul, 2006
9:50AM
Hillsborough, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "We were on Zion Road approaching Long Hill Road with high beams on when we noticed a creature that was about 6 feet tall walking quickly across Zion Road and was swinging its arms. He gave no attention to its surroundings, and then it walked rapidly into the woods." More
50
Aug, 1990
2:00AM
New Gretna, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "First of all Its been a long time since Ive thought about this,Im glad their are now web sites about these encounters. And in the same areas whare mine has happen. I can remember it being the month of August of 1990, I was takeing my girl friend home at the time from a date, we both lived pretty much in the heart of the Pine Barrens, I was from Egg Harbor City and she lived near New Gretna, to be precise she lived in Chips Folly Camp Ground, it also had a trailer area whare her and her mother lived..." More
49
Jun, 2006
7:00AM
manchester/stafford, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "I have had three seperate encouners the 25th being the most recent. Ill start with the first one on the 13th. took a drive into greenwood forest wildlife management area about two or three miles into the woods and got out for a walk..." More
45
Jan, 1982
7:00AM
Wallpack Center, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "There was about a foot of snow on the ground during deer season. I was droped off by my Father and was told to wait fifteen min. before start walking through the woods, and he would of been waiting on the other end for the deer to run tords him..." More
44
Jun, 1983
1:00AM
new milford, NY, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "My cousin and I were sitting at the Doublekill Creek Basically on the border of New York state and the Wawayanda State Park. From the west we heard a long man-like howl immediately followed by a deep low resonating roar, like that of a lion..." More

43
Mar, 2006
3:05PM
Atlantic Highlands, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "I was mountain biking along the trails at Hartshorn Woods...on this day it was raining, not hard, I seemed to be the only person on the trail at this time...no other cars in the lot and I actually thought of not riding because it seemed "off" but I rode anyway..." More
42
Apr, 2006
6:30PM
livingston, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "I just left a mall in the area (livingston mall) which I don't go to very often and got all twisted and turned around directions wise and was just heading south from where I got to figuring rt 78 is south so I'll hit it sooner or later..." More
39
Unkn, 1986-1987
9:00AM
Westfield, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "Well, I'm now in my mid 30's. I think i was 13 or 14 when these event's happened. I use to go to the woods between two parks seperated by a stream with woods on both sides. I use to think in the woods and enjoy the woods, then these unexplained things would happen..." More
36
May, 1985
7:00PM
Southampton Township, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Shrill, high pitched screams were coming just from inside the woods line about 100 away on the west side of the power line. At the time I thought it was a deer in distress." More
35
Mar, 1975
11:15PM
Unknown, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "March 31, 1975. The place: Lower Forge wilderness camp on the Batsto river. It was a balmy day, but the night grew very still, and cold. We had spent part of the day canoeing down the Batsto, the remainder of daylight was used preparing our camp, gathering firewood, and getting a nice fire going for dinner and warmth..." More
33
Nov, 2004
5:00AM
West Milford, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "A bow hunter on an early morning hunt noticed a strong musky, foul oder in the area he was hunting. He had arrived early at a tree stand that he uses regularly. The smell kept drifting in and out of the area..." More
31
Aug, 1979
4:00PM
Bloomingdale, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "Returning from fishing at star lake,while returning home on the camp road about 300 yards from the gate two deer bolt out of the woods and cross to the woods on the other side. Immediately thereafter something was stomping on the ground loudly, it was coming from the area the deer ran from..." More
30
Jul, 1977
2:30AM
Culver Lake, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "Me and 6 other friends headed back from the Dover Train station to Kamp Kiemesha, on a summer morning, everything was going well tow women were sleeping and the others were talking keeping me alert with jokes and camp stories..." More
28
Nov, 1991
5:10AM
Bloomingdale, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "One of the staff members of our club was hiking the terrain alone, approximately 300 yards off Weaver Road. This member was a 45 year old Viet Nam Veteran, fairly well experienced with the woods..." More
27
Sep, 1991
5:05AM
Bloomingdale, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "One of the staff members at our Club had the job of walking through the forest at the end of the day and emptying the garbage cans that are 400 yards from our parking area. The staff member was a 30 year old man who had been with us for several years and knew the local terrain intimately..." More
26
Aug, 1992
2:15AM
Bloomingdale, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "While sawing wood with a hand saw, about 200 yards into the woods from Weaver Road, at the top of a hill, I experienced an odd sound. Whenever I paused in my sawing to take a breather, the sound of sawing would echo for a second..." More
25
Jul, 1983
8:20PM
Jackson, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "Teenagers encounter large creature in field. 5 teens set out to pilfer wood from a nearby construction site to use for their fort. While treking through a 3 acre parcel with thick vegetation and trees they encounter a large, hairy, 7 to 7..." More
24
Jul, 1977
2:00AM
Bernardsville, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "While driving on a remote road at night, a couple witness a large creature walk into the road in front of their vehicle. They are forced to stop. The creature stops, then continues walking, at a quicker pace, to the other side of the road..." More
23
Jul, 2000
10:15PM
Cranbury, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "A man, his wife and children hear screaming noises from a section of woods as they drive home from a fireworks display. Witness claims sounds were too loud to be made by a human, cannot identify source of sound..." More
22
Apr, 2003
8:00AM
Rockaway, NJ
Distant
Excerpt: "Motorist driving along route 80 near the Rockaway Mall spots a six to seven foot tall shape in the woods near a Burnt Meadow Brook culvert. After passing by the same area on a later date he didn't see the same shape so assumed it was a living creature that had since left the area..." More
21
Unkn, 1975
8:00AM
Hainesville, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Two men encounter a shaggy creature being attacked by two dogs in Hainesville swamp." More
20
Unkn, 1975
10:00PM
High Point, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "High Point park ranger encounters an 8-foot tall creature with big red eyes. This is one of the reports that apparently led to the name "Big Red Eye"." More
19
May, 1998
1:00AM
Sussex, NJ
Sounds heard
Excerpt: "Strange bellowing sounds were apparently heard by residents of Sussex Borough between 1 and 4 am. A news article written by Vashni De Schepper claims these strange sounds were heard at night from May 15 until June 1..." More
18
Jul, 1978
1:00AM
Hopatcong, NJ
Distant
Excerpt: "Two kids see an 8 or 9 foot tall bigfoot creature walk toward a stream in a wooded area near Maxim Drive. The next day an article in the local paper reported that footprints were found at the site." More
17
May, 1977
10:00PM
Wantage, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Bigfoot visits the Sites farm in Wantage and kills some rabbits, raises havock. Returned later and was shot at by family. Police claim it was a bear but members of that family who were less than 25 feet away from it say "it was something else"..." More
16
Unkn, 1976
10:00PM
White Meadow Lake, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Quarry worker sees Bigfoot near quarry in daytime. It seemed to have hair longer than shoulder length." More
15
Jul, 1976
7:00PM
White Meadow Lake, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Woman sees a "large dark form" in back yard at dusk. 5 toed, 17 inch footprints were found. Month is unknown, though listed as July since the sighting occurred in summertime." More
14
Unkn, 1976
7:00PM
Bernardsville, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "13 year old Lisa Farrell and two friends spot a Bigfoot while playing in the woods near Ferrante's Quarry. They later found 3-toed prints in the vicinity. Specific month and time of sighting are not known..." More
13
Aug, 1976
7:00PM
White Meadow Lake, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Two boys, aged 7 and 13, see an eight foot tall hairy monster while berry-picking. They described it as having red eyes, and specifically hands, not paws. It walked away into the folliage..." More
12
Unkn, 1975
7:00PM
Rutherford, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Two boys, cycling on a trail near a lake, see a Bigfoot nearly 9 ft tall on the trail ahead of them. This sighting is reported to have occurred at dusk, no specific time or date information is available..." More
11
Feb, 1975
7:00PM
Bear Swamp, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "A motorist sees a Bigfoot-like creature cross a road twice. Other similar sightings reported by same witness. Month reported as February, no specific day given. TIme of day not reported..." More
10
Oct, 1973
7:00PM
Middletown, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "16 year old girl sees a Bigfoot creature with two young, standing in front garden. Time of day and conditions assumed. No specific data available." More
9
Jul, 1972
2:00PM
Vineland, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Teenagers see an 8 foot tall Bigfoot-like creature running near sandwash. The same creature was reportedly seen in the vicinity the next morning, by a farmer and his wife. The time of this sighting was reported as "late July" so the date has been set to July 24, to reflect the general time period, and for purposes of this database." More
8
Sep, 1966
4:05PM
Lower Bank, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Sighting was in autumn, month and day assumed for database purposes, as well as time of day. Married couple see Bigfoot look in their house through a window. They left food out for it which it ate." More
7
May, 1966
4:05PM
Morristown, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Raymond Todd & 3 friends see a 7-ft black Bigfoot walking through park. Time of Day assumed due to insuficient data." More
6
Jan, 1950
10:05PM
Pine Barrens, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "2 men camping have 2 sightings of Bigfoot at night, one from only a few yards. "Overpowering foul odor" noticed. Time and date are assumed. This sighting apparently occurred during the 1950's..." More
5
Jan, 1965
10:05PM
Morristown, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "4 people in parked car at night drove off in panic when a Bigfoot thumped on the back. Date and time are assumed, no data is available to determine this." More
4
Jan, 1927
1:05AM
Salem, NJ
Close Range
Excerpt: "A Bigfoot creature apparently began shaking the car while a taxi driver was changing a tire. This is all that is known about this report. Time, month and weather conditions are assumed because of lack of data." More
3
Jan, 1894
1:05AM
Dover, NJ
Medium Range
Excerpt: "Bertha Heatig, Lizzie Guscott, Katie Griffin, Mike Dean, Bill Dean, William Mullen & others see bearded 6-ft 'wild man' with club in wooded area of Dover, NJ. This is the oldest known sighting in New Jersey..." More

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