Bigfoot http://michiganradio.org en Bigfoot visits Michigan http://michiganradio.org/post/bigfoot-visits-michigan <p>You may not have seen it in the latest Pure Michigan ad, but the state would be a great place for any Bigfoot looking to relocate.</p><p>So says, Cliff Barackman a researcher for the reality television show “Finding Bigfoot.”</p><p>Barackman and his colleagues from <a href="http://animal.discovery.com/tv-shows/finding-bigfoot/about-bigfoot/bigfoot-field-researchers-organization.htm">the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization (BFRO)</a> spent nearly a week in April investigating Bigfoot sightings around Houghton Lake, West Branch, and Gladwin State Forest, the Detroit Free Press reports.</p> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 18:59:00 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 10401 at http://michiganradio.org Bigfoot visits Michigan Searching for Bigfoot in the Mitten State http://michiganradio.org/post/searching-bigfoot-mitten-state <p>In terms of hotspots for giant, bipedal ape-men, Michigan might not come to mind, especially compared to states in the Pacific Northwest. But the mitten state is not without its <a href="http://www.bfro.net/GDB/state_listing.asp?state=mi">share of alleged Bigfoot sightings</a>.</p><p>According to the <a href="http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20120411/METRO/204110356/Bigfoot-show-seeks-close-encounter-hairy-kind?odyssey=mod|newswell|text|FRONTPAGE|s">Detroit News</a>, some high-profile Bigfoot hunters are paying visit to Michigan with camera crew in tow, hoping to catch a glimpse of the elusive cryptid.</p><p>From the News:</p><blockquote><p>Producers from the Animal Planet TV program &quot;Finding Bigfoot&quot; have been filming in the Houghton Lake area this week, looking for signs of Sasquatch.</p><p>Phil Shaw, a member of the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization, said there have been more than 130 Bigfoot sightings in almost every county in Michigan.</p></blockquote><p>The episode including the Michigan investigation is set to air sometime this summer, the Detroit News reports.</p><p><em>-John Klein Wilson, Michigan Radio Newsroom</em></p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 13:30:48 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 7010 at http://michiganradio.org Searching for Bigfoot in the Mitten State