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This is a list of known reports and tales about the Scandinavian Bigfoot and related sightings from other parts of the European continent. This list is constantly updated as new information surface.

The status rankings on every sighting is constructed like this:

Confirmed - which means that this sighting has been confirmed to be true and describes an actual Snowman.

Nearly Confirmed - which means that this sighting might probably be true.

Uncertain - which means that it is unclear whether this sighting is real or fake.

Folklore - which means that this sighting is mostly legend and is hard to verify.

Misidentification - which means that this sighting is just a misidentification of known animals.

Hoax - which means that this sighting is probably a hoax.

Hypothesis - which means that this creature is hypothetically in existence, but lacks evidence to confirm it.

Reports from ScandinaviaEdit

Reports of Snowmen have come from all Scandinavian countries.

Reports from SwedenEdit

Name Status Date Location Notes Picture
Barin Folklore (unknown) Älvdalen, Dalarna
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Front cover of a fairy tale featuring the creature and popular character Barin.

Bergsrået Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Bjärretrollstenen Uncertain Around the 1500's (?) Evertsberg, Dalarna
Bjärven Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Bortbyting Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Böbökalln Folklore (unknown) Älvdalen (River Valley County), Dalarna
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Figures resembling Böbökalln creatures.

Creature at the Road Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)
Fanskapet Nearly Confirmed 2011 Forests outside of Katrineholm
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The Troll-photo called "Fanskapet".

Giant in the Piste Sighting Uncertain (unknown) Dalarna
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Artist's impression of two skiing people encountering a big Yeti.

The Giant Ott Folklore (unknown)
Giant Stone in Skattungbyn Uncertain (unknown, in a time when Trolls did still exist) Skattungbyn, Orsa (Dalarna)
Gruvrået Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Huldra Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Hälsingland Bigfoot Sighting #1 Nearly Confirmed Summer 1985 Hälsingland
Night Scream Sasquatch 6 -2- (2)

Artist's impression of Bigfoot howling at night.

Hälsingland Bigfoot Sighting #2 Nearly Confirmed (unknown) Hälsingland
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Artist's impression of hunter encountering Sasquatch.

Hälsingland Bigfoot Sighting #3 Nearly Confirmed A few months before sighting #2. Hälsingland
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Artist's impression of Bigfoot in motion.

Hälsingland Bigfoot Sighting #4 Nearly Confirmed A few weeks after sighting #2. Hälsingland
Neanderthal front

The face from an alternative version of the Neanderthal.

Hälsingland Bigfoot Sighting #5 Nearly Confirmed (unknown) South of Bollnäs, Hälsingland
B&w crossing at night

Artist's impression of a night active Bigfoot.

Jata and Kata Folklore 1635 Storsjön (the Great Lake), Östersund (Jämtland)
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Artist's impression of Jata and Kata.

Jätte (Giant) Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Troll-hunters-image-31

Movie still of giant Troll from the film "The Troll Hunter" from 2010.

Jättegumman (The Giant Lady) Folklore Somewhere between 1800-1900 Nordmaling
Killed by Trolls Uncertain Around 1500 Annebergs gruva (the Anneberg Mine)
Qvasimodos of Ångermanland Nearly Confirmed 2009-2012 Ångermanland
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Eyewitness reconstruction of a Qvasi Troll.

Skogsrå Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
The Snow Walker Video Hoax 1992 (?) (unknown)
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A photo still from the famous "Snow Walker" video.

Running Troll Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)
Stalo Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Troll Footprint #1 Uncertain 2011 Skåne
Troll Footprint #2 Uncertain 24 September 2012 Outside of Örebro
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Photo of an appearant Snowman footprint around the vicinity of Örebro, Sweden.

Troll Folklore 1500 (unknown)
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Artist's impression of a Troll.

Troll Stones Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)
Trolltagen (Troll Abductions) Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Wildmen Folklore (unknown) Lappland
Vildmannen

Statue of a Wildman in Lappland, Sweden.

Yety Sighting Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)

Reports from NorwayEdit

Name Status Date Location Notes Picture
Æge Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Boygen Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Dunker Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Geirod Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Jätte (Giant) Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Troll-hunters-image-31

Movie still of giant Troll from the film "The Troll Hunter" from 2010.

Grýla Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Hrungne Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Troll Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
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Artist's impression of a Troll.

Troll Footprint #3 Near Confirmed (unknown) (unknown)
Friendtroll

Photo of an appearant Snowman footprint in Norway.

Unknown Norway Reports Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)
The Creature of Spitsbergen Uncertain (unknown) Spitsbergen, Svalbard
Bigfoot 2

Artist's impression of Arulataq of Alaska.

Reports from DenmarkEdit

Name Status Date Location Notes Picture
Grendel Modern scriptural misidentification of living tyrannosaurid (unknown) (unknown)
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Artist's impression of Grendel.

Grendel's mother Modern scriptural misidentification of living tyrannosaurid (unknown) (unknown)
Homo Gardarensis Uncertain 1926 (discovered) Gardar, Greenland
Gardar2

Photos of the skull of Homo Gardarensis.

Wildmen Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Vildman

The Royal Coat of Arms of Denmark showing two Wildmen.

Reports from FinlandEdit

Name Status Date Location Notes Picture
Unknown Finland Reports Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)
Wildmen Folklore (unknown) (unknown)
Vildman0

Coat of Arms of Finland showing a Wildman.

Troll sighting from Vörå Folklore (unknown) Vörå

Reports from IcelandEdit

Name Status Date Location Notes Picture
Unknown Iceland Reports Uncertain (unknown) (unknown)

Reports from nearby European countriesEdit

If the Scandinavian Bigfoot exist, then it is possible that it might be a migrating or emigrating species which moves between several nearby countries.

Russia Edit

Name Status Date Location Notes Picture
Kola Peninsula Sightings Uncertain (unknown) Kola Peninsula, Russia

Close to the Finnish and Norwegian borders.

Siberian Snowman Nearly Confirmed 2011 Siberia, Russia This discovery might confirm that Snowmen exist and therefore prove the probable existence of the Scandinavian Snowman.

See alsoEdit

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