UFO Hunting Basics

UFO Hunting Equipment

UFO hunting on your own can be a daunting task.  In preparing for your first UFO expedition, it is important to have the right tools in order for others to believe your findings. You’ll need the following to get yourself started:

  • A reliable optic such as a pair of binoculars or a telescope. Ideally you can go all out and get something like the NOCOEX 8×42 Super High Power Porro Prism Binoculars
  • A high quality camera or video recording equipment. A camera like this with both night vision and infrared can be a powerful tool.
  • Proper clothing for the weather
  • Some friends to share the experience with and act as witnesses 
  • And finally, you’ll need your very own Alien Hunting Permit

Next, and most importantly, you’re going to need to know where to look. Luckily, there are plenty of resources available to the aspiring UFO hunter. First, checking out UFO Insiders most recent sightings is a good place to start your search.  Besides UFO Insider, there are a number of other resources at your disposal. Below are some of the favorites:


UFO Hunting at night

Where to go UFO Hunting


The UFO database mostly specializes in pictures and videos of the most recent UFO sightings.  Using the UFO database can assist you in maximizing you UFO viewing experience with features such as peed control, Reverse play, Viewing filters, looping and more.  The site also sports a UFO picture zoom magnifier and Google map that shows where the UFO sightings occurred.


The National UFO Reporting Center

The UFO Reporting Center allows users to view reports of UFOs  by event date, state, UFO shape and date posted.  Hotlines are also available to stay up to date on the most recent sightings as well an online report form you can fill out once you’ve spotted your own UFO!


UFO Stalker

UFO Stalker is a favorite among Ufologists. This database provides live UFO sightings by the minute with a comprehensive map to boast.  There you can search by country, state, or city to get a detailed view into the number of UFO sightings in that particular area. Additionally, detailed reports are provided with each sighting, what more could you want in a database!?


So you have the equipment and you have the data, now its time for your hunt. While hunting UFOs its important to think outside the box when it comes to proving the existence of extraterrestrial life. For example, our article about alien urine explains how examining alien wastes from sites can be a valuable to analyzing alien trends and alien biology. To read more about UFO hunting and to get more tips and tricks, check out The Everything Ghost Hunting Book: Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Exploring the Supernatural World by Melissa Martin Ellis. Her guide provides a multitude of helpful hints for hunting the paranormal.