1997, 7-18 in Ochopee, Florida Skunk Ape Sighting

1997, 7 18 in Ochopee, Florida Skunk Ape Sighting collier co

Encounter Summary

Sighting ID: 32907
Sighting Zone: 5
Date: 1997, July 18
Time: 2:30 pm


Location Details

Location Name:
Location Description: 1 & 1/2 mile north of U.S. highway 41… two miles east of Turner Road… five miles east of US. highway 29 Dry land with swamp to the east and west…Heavy infestation of bugs and the worstinfestation of mosquitos in over three years… Preceding winter was extremely warm and this was a record setting hot summer. Surrounding swamp water was high at this time of year… Swamp water 6″ to 12″ and deeper. Grass 3′ high above the water. Sparse pine trees with inner mixed thick brush and palmettos. At the west side of the Everglades swamps. Very few human inhabitants, approximately 35 miles east of Naples, Florida
Location Street: Burns Road
Location City: Ochopee
Location County: Collier
Location State: FL
Location Country: United States


Creature Information

Details regarding the creature’s appearance:


Evidence Collected

I was unable to collect any evidence

Tracks In The Area:
There were no tracks in the area.

The creature emitted an odor: No


Encounteree’s Details

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Follow Up

There was no follow-up on this sighting.

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