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Auction Program - 19th Annual

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Presented by
Northeast Michigan Chapter
Safari Club International

March 2, 3 and 4, 2017

A big game hunting exposition, auction and banquet
Grand Traverse Resort and Spa
100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd.
Traverse City, MI 49610

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2017 AUCTION PROGRAM

Grand Slam – Four North American Wild Sheep for One Hunter

The Northeast Michigan Chapter – Safari Club International is pleased to offer the opportunity for one hunter to realize a dream of a lifetime – a Grand Slam of Four North American Wild Sheep! Purchaser of this item will have the opportunity to hunt with four of the very best wild sheep outfitters in North America including:

big horn sheep

Desert Big Horn - Carmen Island, Baja California Sur - Mexico Hunts Ovis
Sergio Jimenez

stone sheep

Stone Sheep – British Columbia
Stone Mountain Safaris
Leif Olsen

dall sheep

Dall Sheep – Yukon Territory - Bonnet Plume Outfitters
Chris McKinnon

big horn sheep

California Big Horn Sheep
Ambler's Big Horn Country Guiding
Bruce Ambler

Prospective bidders should review specific hunt descriptions for the Desert Bighorn, the Stone Sheep and the Dall Sheep as listed in the official auction program and listed by geographic location below.

The California Bighorn hunt is a 14 day hunt to be scheduled with the outfitter on available dates in 2018. This hunt may be upgraded to include Mule Deer ($3,000), Black Bear ($1,500), wolf ($1,500), and /or moose ($5,000). Hunter is responsible for the cost of a license, tag and Non-resident Hunt Preservation Fee (approximately $1,200). Arrival and departure point for this hunt is Clinton or Kamloops, British Columbia. Airport pick-up and return is available for $250. The Value of this hunt is $35,000.

Additionally, we call specific attention to the fact that some of the hunts listed do have trophy/ kill fees attached to them. Trophy kill fees are the responsibility of the hunter over and above the purchase price of this item and are paid directly to the outfitter after harvesting an animal.

Knowledgeable hunters will recognize the outfitters listed above as four of the North America’s most respected and successful wild sheep outfitters! Here is your chance to acquire the opportunity to pursue what most hunters consider to be one of North America’s most prestigious hunting accomplishments!

Minimum Opening Bid: $130,000

Last Two Crown Jewel Raffle Tickets

There will be only two remaining “Crown Jewel” Raffle tickets available! The successful bidder on this item will hold both of them. Immediately after the sale of this item, the winning ticket will be drawn from the total of 125 tickets that will have been sold. The holder of the winning ticket will have five minutes to select any one item from the auction program that bears an “*” after the stated value for the item. Items without an asterisk are specifically excluded from this selection. The selected item will be removed from the auction program and will not be sold!

Value: Priceless

Alaska - 8 Day - Brown Bear Hunt for One Hunter

brown bear huntBushwhack Alaska Guiding & Outfitting        (Repeat Donor)
Erik Salitan
P.O. Box 81174
Fairbanks, Alaska 99708
907-388-8766
www.bushwhackalaska.com

Erik Salitan and Bushwhack Alaska Guiding & Outfitting offer this opportunity to hunt Brown Bear in Alaska! Alaska has a booming Brown Bear population and a reputation for world-class trophies! This one-on-one, guided hunt is to be scheduled on available dates in 2018. The hunt may be upgraded to include Moose, wolf, wolverine and/or additional hunters ($22,500 each). Accommodations during the hunt, meals, trophy fee for one Brown Bear, 1x1 guide service and field trophy prep are included with the purchase of this hunt. Hunter is responsible for: the costs of a license ($85) and tag ($500); transportation fee to camp ($2,500); shipping of trophies; and tips. The arrival and departure point for this trip is Illiamna, Alaska. Hunter may choose his/her weapon! Bushwhack Alaska has real expertise in hunting big bears! They also offer Arctic Grizzly hunts in the Brooks Range. If you are looking for a great hunt for a big bear, look no further!

Please note: There is a Reserve Bid on this item. If the reserve is not met, the item will not be sold.

Value: $22,500

Alaska - 7 Day - Fishing Trip for One Person

fishing trip for one personTalarik Creek Lodge        (Repeat Donor)
Erik Salitan
P.O. Box 149
Illiamna, Alaska 99606
907-388-8766
www.talarikcreeklodge.com

Erik and Martha Salitan offer this unique fishing trip for one person out of Alaska’s Talarik Creek Lodge! This is a fully guided fishing trip, scheduled for summer 2017, in the world famous Bristol Bay Watershed for Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Grayling, Arctic Char, Lake Trout and Pike. Talarik Creek Lodge is nestled on the shores of picturesque Lake Iliamna and is Iliamna's premiere sport fishing lodge! The lodge provides unrestricted views of Lake Iliamna and the Aleutian Range; it is unparalleled in natural beauty! Lake Iliamna is Alaska's largest freshwater lake. This trip includes: bear viewing/photography (Lake Iliamna, located on the Alaska Peninsula, boasts the highest brown bear/grizzly bear population density in the world. Talarik Creek Lodge's close proximity to Katmai National Park, Lake Clark National Park and the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary and Refuge allows our clients a fabulous opportunity for bear viewing and photography); lodging at Talarik Creek Lodge; full use of the lodge (including sauna, bar and billiard room); meals; fish processing; airport pickup and drop off. Trip does not include fishing licenses ($55); tips and shipment of fish fillets. The arrival and departure point for this trip is Iliamna, Alaska. Erik has been a strong supporter of the Northeast Michigan Chapter offering Brown Bear hunts for many years. Chapter members who have hunted with Erik report having experienced high quality trips. We anticipate this fishing trip will produce the same high quality result!

Value: $5,500*

Alberta - 6 Day - Mountain Mule Deer or Rocky Mountain Elk for One Hunter

mule deer or mtn elkBlue Bronna Outfitting        (Repeat Donor)
Glenn Brown
Box 1042
Three Hills, Alberta
403-443-5718
www.bluebronna.com

Repeat donor, Blue Bronna Outfitting offers this opportunity for one hunter to hunt Rocky Mountain Elk in western Alberta! This six day, 1x1 guided hunt is to be scheduled on available dates between September and October 30, 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($6,000), non-hunters ($1,200) and/or Whitetail, Mule Deer, wolf or coyote. Accommodations on this hunt will be a tent camp (bunks and wood stove) or travel trailer depending on exact location of the hunt. Transportation during this mountain hunt may include: horseback, vehicle and/or foot. Hunter may choose weapon – rifle or bow. Hunter is responsible for the cost of a license/tag (approximately $600) and tips. The hunt arrival and departure point is Calgary, Alberta. Several Chapter members who have hunted with Blue Bronna report having had excellent hunts with many trophy animals having been harvested.

Value: $6,800

Alberta - Four Day - Rocky Mountains Holiday Adventure for Two People

rocky mtn horseback tripCorey Kristoff's Classic Mountain Hunts        (Repeat Donor)
Corey & Pam Kristoff
Box 32
Nordegg AB CAN
403-844-9127
www.classicmountainhunts.com

Enjoy breathtaking scenery and an opportunity to view wildlife such as Big Horn Sheep, Moose, Elk, Grizzly Bears and more! This trip is a holiday on horseback through the Rocky Mountains of Alberta for two people. Enjoy great camp cooking; ride the country side; and, relax in the peace and quiet of the majestic mountains! This holiday adventure is 4 days and 3 nights of pure mountain beauty. All camps are set up in traditional mountain camp manner using canvas wall tents. Additional persons may be added to this trip for $250.00 per day, per person. All riding abilities are welcome! This trip is to be scheduled on available dates in 2017 or 2018. This is fantastic holiday adventure the whole family can enjoy! The trip arrival and departure point is Calgary, Alberta.

Value: $2,000*

Alberta - 7 Day - Elk and Wolf Hunt for One Hunter

elk huntCorey Kristoff's Classic Mountain Hunts        (Repeat Donor)
Corey Kristoff
Box 32
Nordegg, Alberta CAN
403-844-9127
www.classicmountainhunts.com

Repeat donor Corey Kristoff offers this special opportunity to hunt trophy Elk and Wolf in western Canada. This is a seven-day, one-on-one, guided hunt and is scheduled for the 2017 season. The hunt may be deferred until 2018 with the outfitter’s mutual agreement on specific dates (Specific hunt dates to be scheduled with outfitter on available dates in 2017 or 2018). This hunt is a traditional horseback, mountain hunt along the banks of the North Saskatchewan River. This hunt will take place in a “six point or better” area so trophy quality is excellent! The hunt may be upgraded to include Mule Deer and/or whitetail (current market prices). Additional hunters ($9,000) and non-hunters ($250 per day) are welcome. Hunter may choose rifle, muzzle loader or archery equipment. Accommodations during this hunt will be wall tents. The hunt arrival and departure point for this hunt will be Calgary, Alberta. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from Calgary; the cost of license, tag, permits (if wolf is harvested), and tips. Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt with one of Alberta’s finest young outfitters!

Value: $9,000*

Alberta - 6 Day - Trapline Adventure for One Person

trapline adventureGroat Creek Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Trent Packham
Box 1325
White Court, Alberta
780-706-5557
www.groatcreekoutfitters.com

This is a 6 day, hands on trapping experience that includes building and prepping snares, baiting, setting up wolf baits and snare sites, harvesting fur, and skinning and boarding pelts. Animals targeted include wolves, coyote, fisher, marten, lynx, fox, otter and beaver, depending on time of year and conditions. Calling coyotes and wolves is possible if the opportunity arises. There is a $1200.oo trophy fee for wolves. Travel is mainly by snow machine and truck. Furs harvested are available to take home with you at market value. Lodging is in a modern lodge with comfortable queen size beds, large bedrooms, full bathroom, shower and WiFi. Included in this donation are lodging, guide, field transportation, hearty home cooked meals, and non-alcoholic beverages. Not included are; tanning and shipping of skins, transportation from Edmonton to Whitecourt, Alberta and wolf, coyote license and wildlife certificate, (approximately $85). This trip is scheduled to take place Dec 1 to Feb 15 in the 2017-2018 season. Please see Trent in his booth for more information on this exciting adventure.

Value: $3,950*

Alberta – 6 Day – Archery Whitetail Deer Hunt for One Hunter

deer huntHigh 5 Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Rene Semple & Sue Wiberg
RR 1
Sundre, Alberta
780-305-3587

Repeat donor, High 5 Outfitters, and long-time Chapter supporter, Rene Semple, offer this opportunity to hunt Whitetail deer in west-central Alberta! This six day hunt is scheduled for the 2017 season and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($5,000 each); non-hunters ($275 per day/ per person); Elk; and/or Moose. The hunt arrival and departure point is the Edmonton International Airport. Accommodations during this hunt will be cabin style lodging (2 hunters/room). This is an archery hunt. Hunter is responsible for a WIN card and deer license. Here’s your opportunity to hunt with one of the best known and respected Alberta outfitters!

Value: $5,000*

Alberta – 8 Day – Archery Whitetail Deer Hunt for One Hunter

whitetail deer huntHomestead Outfitters Alberta        (Repeat Donor)
Bob & Jocelyn Heyde
Box 97
Grouard Mission, Alberta
780-751-2252
E-mail: bjheyde1@gmail.com

Hunt really big Whitetail Deer near Salt Prairie, Alberta with Homestead Outfitters! This 2x1, guided, archery hunt is scheduled for 2017 (specific dates to be scheduled between August 25 – and September 16) and can be deferred to 2018. This is an archery hunt only! Hunt may be upgraded to include Mule Deer, Moose, Black Bear (hunter may choose bow or rifle for Black Bear) and/or wolf. Additional hunters are welcome on this hunt ($4,250 each) and non-hunters at $1,500 per person. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from the Homestead Lodge in Salt Prairie. Hunter should fly to Edmonton and then drive to Salt Prairie (rental vehicle required). Accommodations during this hunt will be a lodge. Hearty, home-cooked meals are provided. Hunter is responsible for a WIN card, allocation fee, wildlife certificate, archery license, whitetail tag, and a Canadian Firearms permit. Homestead Outfitters provides stand locations over-looking grain fields at the very edge of the bush country. This is a small, family owned and operated outfit that consistently provides excellent opportunities on high-quality game!

Value: $4,250*

Alberta – 7 Day – Archery Whitetail Hunt for One Hunter

mule deer huntLivingstone Outfitters, LTD.
Blake & Kelsea Williams
9003 93rd Ave
Fort St. John, British Columbia V1J 4T9
E-mail: gbowilliams@gmail.com

Livingstone Outfitters offers this seven-day archery hunt for Whitetail Deer for one hunter in southwest Alberta! This hunt is to be scheduled with the outfitter during the 2017 hunting season or on available dates in 2018. This hunt may be upgraded to include: Mule Deer; Elk; Antelope; and /or Black Bear; additional hunters ($6,500) and/or non-hunters ($200 per person/per day). Hunter is responsible for the cost of a WIN card; Wildlife Certificate; Whitetail Deer license; and, a meat processing fee ($300) if an animal is harvested. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Calgary, Alberta. Accommodations during this hunt will be a house. Here is your opportunity to hunt with a young outfitter who has spent his entire life hunting in the mountains!

Value: $6,500*

Alberta – 6 Day – Timber Wolf Hunt and Trap-line Experience for One Hunter/Trapper

wolf and coyote huntMahegan Outfitter        (Repeat Donor)
Laurent Vasseur
Box 465
Fairview, Alberta T0H 1L0
780-834-7573

Laurent Vasseur and Mahegan Outfitters offer this opportunity for one hunter/trapper to experience a true wilderness trap-line in northwest Alberta! This six day, (can be upgraded to a 10 day for $1,200) two on one guided experience is scheduled for the 2017 season (December - March) but may be deferred to 2018. The experience may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($3,950 each) and/or non-hunters ($2,700). Transportation during this hunt will be by snow machine. Accommodations during this hunt will be a lodge. Hunter is responsible for the cost of transportation to and from the arrival and departure point – Grand Prairie, Alberta; WIN card; hunting license; tags; export permits; Cities permits; and tips. This is a rifle hunt (.243 or larger). Don’t miss this opportunity to trap/hunt some of North America’s most elusive animals!

Value: $3,950*

Alberta – 6 Day – Baited Black Bear and Wolf Hunt for One Hunter

black bear and wolf huntTrue North Outfitter        (Repeat Donor)
Jeff Downing
49 Everridge Court SW
Calgary, Alberta
403-815-6634
www.truenorthoutfitters.net

True North Outfitters offers this opportunity to hunt trophy Black Bear over bait and wolf in Northern Alberta! This 2x1 guided, hunt is scheduled for spring 2017 but may be deferred until 2018. Hunter may choose rifle, bow and arrow, cross bow or muzzleloader. These bears are extremely bold. You will be getting up close and personal with shots being 12-20 yards Hunt may be upgraded to include a second black bear ($500); additional hunters ($3,750) and/or non-hunters ($1,500). Hunter is responsible for the cost of a license and tag (estimated at $225) and Cities permit if wolf is harvested or if the bear does not accompany hunter upon departure from Canada. Hunt arrival and departure point is High Level, Alberta. Accommodations during this hunt will be a very comfortable wall tent camp. True North Outfitters has been producing quality trophies for a number of years! Don’t pass this opportunity to hunt in an area where there are high numbers of quality bears in both black and color phases!

Value: $3,750*

Argentina - 5 Day - Black Buck, Dorset Ram and Dove Hunting Trip for Two Hunters

black buck, dorset ram, dove huntCatena Safaris Argentina
Nico Catena and Dean Greve
90054-9-11.6.431.5985
La Chara - Av. - Hipolito Yrigoyen 2851
Manuel Alberti - Buenos Aires, Argentina 1667
www.catenasafarisargentina.com
US CONTACT:
Dean Greve
28887 Nevada Rd
Decatur, IL 62522
217-855-4868
Email: jdghunting@gmail.com

Catena Safaris offers this opportunity for two hunters to experience the very best Argentina has to offer – 5 days of hunting excitement! Hunt for Black Buck Antelope, Dorset Ram and Doves from an absolutely exquisite lodge. This hunt includes reception in Santa Rosa City in La Pampa; transportation to and from hunting camps; full board and accommodations based on double occupancy; primary trophy prep; freight of trophies to Buenos Aires; guide service and an English speaking host. Hunters are responsible for custom permits; transportation to Santa Rosa; ammunition and tips.

Value: $7,850*

Arizona – 5 Day – Muzzleloader Hunt for Coues Deer, Mule Deer and Mt. Lion for Two Hunters

fishing charterDiamond Outfitters of Arizona
Dan & Terri Adler
PO Box 1432
Cortaro, AZ 86652
520-730-8147

www.AZDiamondOutfitters.com

The Northeast Michigan Chapter - SCI welcomes Dan Adler, our Saturday keynote speaker, co-host of The Best of the West TV and owner of Diamond Outfitters of Arizona. Over the years dozens of SCI members have hunted and harvested fantastic mule deer and Coues deer with Diamond Outfitters. This hunt includes: Mule Deer; Coues Deer; and Mountain Lion!

This 5-day hunt can be taken in 2018, 2019 or even 2020! Over the years Dan's clients have harvested Coues deer into the 110's, 120's and in December of 2013 one buck tipped the tape at 140 7/8--typical! Mule deer range from 130-180 with a 207 harvested in 2013! Accommodations during this hunt will be heated canvas cabin tents, wall tents and/or bunk house/cabin.

Transportation during this hunt will be by foot and 4x4s. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from Tucson; licenses and tag fees; and tips. Additional hunters can be added ($3,500 each) with additional options to upgrade the hunt to 7 days; a rifle hunt; non-hunters ($100 per day) Diamond Outfitters is one of the largest and most trusted outfitters in the Southwest with over 100 references available! Contact outfitter for more information.

deer and hunters

Value: $7,000

British Columbia - 7 Day - Mountain Lion Hunt for One Hunter

mtn lion huntAmbler's Big Horn Country Guiding, Ltd.        (Repeat Donor)
Bruce Ambler
Box 521
Clinton, British Columbia VOK-1K0
250-459-2367

Repeat donor, Ambler’s Big Horn Country Guiding offers this opportunity to hunt Mt. Lion in Southwest British Columbia. This area of British Columbia has strong numbers of really big cats! This seven day hunt is to be scheduled for available dates in 2017 and cannot be deferred. This hunt may be upgraded to include: additional days ($750 per day); Lynx ($3,000); Bobcat ($2,250); Mule Deer ($3,500) and/or additional hunters ($8,500 each). This is a rile hunt only and boasts a 100% opportunity to kill a cat! Hunter is responsible for the cost of a license; tag; NRHPF; and/or tips. Accommodations during this hunt will be a brand new lodge facility. Arrival and departure point for this hunt is Kamloops or Clinton, British Columbia. If a big cat is what you are looking for, don’t pass up this special opportunity!

Value: $8,500

British Columbia - 9 Day - Mountain Goat Hunt for One Hunter

mountain goat and hunterDriftwood Valley Outfitters, Ltd
Michael Schneider
10125 PO Box 405
Prince George, British Columbia B2L 452
250-861-2079
www.HuntDriftwood.com

Driftwood Valley Outfitters, celebrating their 30th year anniversary, offers this opportunity for one hunter to hunt Mountain Goat near Smithers, British Columbia. This hunt is scheduled for 2018 (August – September) and cannot be deferred. This hunt may be upgraded to include: additional hunters ($15,000); non-hunters ($2,000); Moose ($4,500); Grizzly ($15,000); Black Bear ($1,600); and/or wolf ($500). Hunter is responsible for: license and tag (approximately $800); air shuttle to camp ($1,200); hotel accommodations in Smithers before and after the hunt (approximately $120 per night); and tips. Hunter may elect to hunt with rifle or bow. Accommodations during this hunt will be a cabin or tent depending on specific hunt location.

Value: $15,000

British Columbia – 7 Day - Rocky Mountain Elk Hunt One Hunter

elk huntBullhead Mountain Outfitting        (Repeat Donor)
Steve, Tammy & Trisha Fiarchuk
P.O. Box 338
Hundson's Hope, British Columbia
250-783-5339
www.bullheadmtnoutfitting.ca

Bullhead Mountain Outfitting and Steve, Tammy and Trisha Fiarchuk have provided this seven day, 1 x1, guided hunt for Rocky Mountain Elk! The hunt will take place on the Peace River drainage in Northeast British Columbia. This area encompasses 1,500 square miles of agricultural ranch land, foothills and remote mountain areas. The hunt arrival and departure point is Fort St. John, British Columbia. This hunt is scheduled for September 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year (dates must be arranged with outfitter no later than April 4, 2017). All accommodations and airport pick-up are included with this hunt. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($8,500 per person); non-hunters ($300 per day/ per person); moose, Black Bear and/or wolf. Hunter is responsible for the cost of a British Columbia hunting license ($189); Elk tag ($262.50); Hunt Preservation Fee ($200); and tips. This hunt can be tailored to meet the physical condition of any hunter. Transportation during the hunt may include vehicle, horses and/or foot travel. Hunter may choose his/her weapon – rifle, bow or muzzleloader (no hand guns). The Fiarchuks have developed a solid reputation for providing hunters with exceptional hunting experiences and high rates of success on quality trophy animals!

Value: $8,500*

British Columbia – 10 Day - Hunter's Choice - Bison, Elk, or Mt. Goat Hunt for One Hunter

bison huntSikanni River Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Mike & Dixie Hammett
Box 11
Pink Mountain, British Columbia V0C 2B0
250-412-5209
www.sikanniriver.com

Long time donors Mike and Dixie Hammett offer this 10 day hunt for one species – hunter’s choice - Bison, Elk or Mt. Goat for one hunter in Northeast British Columbia’s Sikanni River Valley. This hunt is scheduled for the 2017 season but may be deferred until 2018. The hunt will originate at the Hammett’s lodge located on the Sikanni River near Pink Mountain, British Columbia. Accommodations during the hunt may include remote cabins. This hunt includes trophy fees for the first animal harvested. A trophy fee of $2,000 per additional animal harvested ($4,000 trophy fee for Bison) is the bidder’s responsibility. This is a rifle or archery equipment hunt. Transportation during this hunt will be by horseback and by foot. Hunter is responsible for the cost of hunting license and tag fees (approximately $1,500); non-resident Hunter Preservation fee ($200) transportation to and from Fort St. John and for transportation from Fort St. John to camp ($250). This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($11,900) and/or non-hunters ($300 per day). Sikanni River is the Chapter’s longest donating outfitter! Chapter members who have hunted with Sikanni River in the past report having experienced hunts of exceptional quality with hosts that is second to none!

Value: $11,900

British Columbia - 14 Day - Stone Sheep, Wolf and Black Bear Hunt for One Hunter

stone sheep wolf and black bear huntStone Mountain Safaris        (Repeat Donor)
Leif Olsen
Box 7870
Toad River, British Columbia
250-232-5469
www.stonemountainsafaris.com

Stone Mountain Safaris offers this opportunity to hunt trophy Stone Sheep! This hunt is to be scheduled for the 2018 hunting season and may be deferred to 2019 (limited hunt schedule opportunities for 2017 may exist) with mutual agreement of the outfitter. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional species for a harvest fee of $4,900 per animal harvested (moose, caribou, elk and/or Mt. Goat). Black bear and wolf are included with this hunt! Additional hunters are welcome at the market rate. Non-hunters are welcome at $400 per day. Accommodations during this hunt will be a rustic cabin or a wall tent. Hunter may choose his weapon - rifle, bow or muzzle-loader. Hunter is responsible for the costs of a license, tag, GST, non-resident hunt preservation fee and Northern B.C. Guides Wildlife Enhancement fee. Additionally, there is a $900 air charter to and from camp. The hunt arrival and departure point is Ft. Nelson, British Columbia. Stone Mountain Safaris is widely recognized as one of the premier outfitting businesses in British Columbia! We anticipate that the price of Stone Sheep hunts will continue to increase quite dramatically in the next year or two (result of a significant reduction in Sheep allocations in British Columbia). Anticipated increases could almost double the current cost. Don’t miss this chance to hunt with one of the very best outfitters in North America while costs are still relatively low!

Please note: There is a reserve bid on this item. The reserve has been significantly lowered but if the reserve is not met, the item will not be sold. There is a Trophy Fee ($10,000) to be paid to the outfitter only if a sheep is harvested.

The stated value includes the $10,000 trophy fee. Buyer should anticipate that the harvest fee will be paid!

Value: $42,500

British Columbia – 5 Day – Black Bear Hunt for Two Hunters

black bear huntWicked River Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Trevis Booker
Box 569
Hudson's Hope, BC
250-321-1364
778-373-6112
www.wickedriveroutfitters.com

Wicked River Outfitters offers this opportunity to hunt trophy Black Bear! Located in the heart of northern British Columbia, this is an exceptionally game rich hunting territory. This 2x1, guided hunt is scheduled as a spring hunt (May or June) 2017. British Columbia Black Bear hunts are spot and stalk hunts. Hunters may choose rifle, muzzleloader or bow and arrow. Additional hunters are welcome at $4,500 each. Non-hunters are welcome at $1,750 each. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from Fort St. John, license, tag, Non-resident Hunt Preservation Fee and tips. Wicked River Outfitters is a family owned and operated business. Don’t pass this opportunity to hunt one of British Columbia’s prime hunting territories!

Value: $9,000*

Colorado – 5 Day – Semi-guided, Archery Elk and Black Bear Hunt for One Hunter

elk and bear archery huntWyCon Safari Inc.        (Repeat Donor)
Wynn Condict
P.O. Box 689
Meeker, Colorado 81641
970-456-7580
www.WyconSafariinc.com

Wynn Condict’s, Wycon Safari offers this five day, semi-guided, Elk and Black Bear hunt for one hunter. This archery only hunt will take place near Meeker, Colorado. Hunt is scheduled for August 26 through September 8, 2017 (Specific dates to be selected at auction) and cannot be deferred to an alternate date. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($2,500 each), non-hunters ($300 per day) and/or Deer. Hunters are responsible for the cost of a non-resident, Colorado Elk tag ($640) and Black Bear tag ($354) – can be purchased over the counter); lodging at a motel in Meeker and meals; transportation to and from Meeker, Colorado; and tips. The hunt arrival and departure point for this hunt is Meeker, Colorado. Hunters are advised to fly to Grand Junction, Colorado, rent a vehicle and drive to Meeker. Wynn Condict is a highly respected, experienced guide/outfitter. He serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Wyoming Outfitters and Guides Association.

Value: $2,500*

Florida – 2 Day – Alligator Hunt for One Hunter

fishing charterGod's Country Outfitters
Charles J. Herrington
248 East End Rd.
San Mateo, Florida 32187
386-972-9473
www.godscountryoutfitters.net

First time donor, God’s Country Outfitters, offers this opportunity to hunt alligator near Palatka, Florida. This hunt is to be scheduled with the outfitter during 2017 (September 15 – November 1) but may be deferred to a mutually agreeable date in 2018. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($3,500), non-hunters ($750) and/or hog. This is a boat hunt with bang sticks (all equipment provided) and includes any gator up to 10 feet in size. Gators over 10 feet are available on a trophy fee basis (10’1” to 12’ $1,000 – over 12’, $2,500). Hunt includes two days hunting, overnight lodging, meals, processed gator meet, skin and head. Hunt arrival and departure point is 782 East State 100, San Mateo, Florida. Hunter is responsible for Florida license ($60), transportation to and from San Mateo and tips.

Value: $3,500*

Idaho - 5 Day - Whitewater Rafting Trip for Two Rafters

whitewater raft tripAction Whitewater Adventures        (Repeat Donor)
Verle Duerden
P.O. Box 1634
Provo, Utah 84603
800-453-1482
www.riverguide.com

Raft the whitewater of Idaho’s Main Salmon River! The Main Salmon is a premiere river, which runs through the largest contiguous wilderness area in the lower 48 states. The river is famous for great rapids, beautiful sandy beaches, varied wildlife and fantastic scenery. Prior donor, Action Whitewater Adventures offers this five day, four night adventure for two people and includes deluxe meals, custom designed equipment and experienced professional guides. The Main Salmon is a great trip for families and groups of friends. This trip is valid only for the 2017 season (June 18 through August 29). Additional rafters are welcome at a 10% discount off the regular price ($1,590). Rafters are responsible for forest-retention fees, totaling $65 per rafter, tips and accommodations before and after the trip. This trip will originate in Salmon, Idaho and will conclude in McCall, Idaho.

Value: $3,180*

Illinois - 3 Day – Whitetail Hunt for One Hunter

whitetail deer huntRichardson Farm Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Mike Adkins
2407 Cedar St.
Quincy, Illinois 62301
217-440-2825
www.huntrfo.net

Hunt monster whitetail deer in Brown County, Illinois with repeat donor Richardson Farm Outfitters! Richardson Farms Outfitters offers 6,700 contiguous acres of prime hunting country with 250 stand locations. This 3 day (shotgun/muzzleloader) hunt is scheduled for November 17 – 19, 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year (arrive Thursday – hunt Friday, Saturday and Sunday). Hunt includes accommodations and may be upgraded to include additional hunters at the regular rate ($2,600 per hunter) and/or a second season Whitetail buck hunt ($2,600). Hunter is responsible for the costs of a license, habitat stamp, shotgun tag, meals and tips. A draw is required on this hunt (July 2017 deadline - 100% success). Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt an area with a rapidly growing reputation!

Value: $2,600*

Illinois - 2 Day – Coyote Hunt for One Hunter

coyote huntRichardson Farm Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Mike Adkins
2407 Cedar St.
Quincy, Illinois 62301
217-440-2825
www.huntrfo.net

Hunt coyote in Brown County, Illinois with repeat donor Richardson Farm Outfitters! Richardson Farms Outfitters offers 6,700 contiguous acres of prime hunting country. This 2 day (rifle) hunt is scheduled for the last weekend in January or the first weekend in February 2018 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. Hunt includes accommodations and may be upgraded to include additional hunters at the regular rate ($750 per hunter). Hunter is responsible for the costs of a license, habitat stamp, meals and tips. Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt an area with a rapidly growing reputation!

Value: $750*

Kansas – 5 Day Whitetail Hunt for One Hunter

whitetail deer and hunterCountry Rhoades Guide Service        (Repeat Donor)
Charles Rhoades
13661 S. California Rd.
Carbondale, Kansas
785-845-0720

Charles Rhoades and Country Rhoades Guide Service offer this 5 day, Kansas whitetail hunt for one hunter. This hunt is scheduled for fall 2017 and cannot be deferred to 2018. This hunt will take place in Osage County, Kansas. This hunt is a 1x1, guided hunt scheduled for the second week of the rifle season in December. This hunting experience may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($4,500 each) – non- hunters and non-hunters $200 per day per person. Hunt includes lodging in a hotel. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Topeka, Kansas (airport pick-up and return $150). Hunter is responsible for the cost of a Kansas hunting license and whitetail tags (Draw required, April 28, 2017 deadline).

Value: $5,500*

Kansas - 4 Day Rifle or 5 Day Archery Whitetail Deer Hunt for One Hunter

rifle or archery whitetail deer huntTriple H Outfitters
Donovan Huehl
429 E. Court St.
Lincoln, KS 67455
785-488-5120
E-mail: dhuehl@sbcglobal.net

Triple H Outfitters has provided this EXCLUSIVE opportunity to hunt trophy whitetail in North Central Kansas. This hunt is scheduled for Fall November or December) 2017, but can be deferred until 2018 if hunter does not draw a tag for 2017. Triple H Outfitters is completely booked for 2017, so this is your only opportunity to book a spot with this premier outfitter. Triple H Outfitters has a 140" minimum harvest rule; past clients' deer have averaged 154" in 2014 and the archery whitetails for 2015 averaged 166". Hunter is responsible for transportation to Lincoln, Kansas, whitetail license (draw), hunting license, and tips. Food and lodging are included on this hunt. The Huehl Family has hunted this area for over 60 years, and welcome you to one of the best whitetail areas in the mid-west.

Value: $5,500*

Manitoba – 6 Day – Black Bear Hunt for One Hunter

black bear huntDavis Point Lodge & Outfitting Ltd      (Repeat Donor)
Alex Kalden
Box 40
St. Martin, Manitoba ROC 2T0
204-659-2653
www.davispointlodge.com

Long time, Chapter supporter, Alex Kalden, of Davis Point Lodge offers this six day, guided hunt for spring or fall Black Bear in the Northern Interlake of Manitoba. Davis Point Lodge has been conducting bear hunts since 1982 with a near perfect record of 100% success over the last ten years – including many record book bears! This hunt is scheduled for 2017 (spring or fall) but may be deferred to another year with the outfitter’s mutual consent. The hunt may be upgraded to include: additional hunters ($3,300) or non-hunters ($150 per day). Hunter is responsible for the cost of a hunting license (approximately $300). Accommodations during the hunt will be solid guesthouses. Hunter may choose rifle, bow and arrow or muzzle-loader (no handguns or AR-15s). Hunt arrival and departure point for this hunt is St. Martin, Manitoba.

Value: $3,300*

Manitoba - 6 Day - Whitetail Deer Hunt for One Hunter

whitetail deer huntTerry Neely Outfitting
Terry Neely
P.O. Box 659
Swan River, Manitoba
204-734-5826

Repeat donor, Terry Neely and Terry Neely Outfitting offer this opportunity for one hunter to hunt Whitetail deer near the Duck Mountains in west central Manitoba! This is a 2x1 guided hunt and is to be scheduled on available dates in 2017 or 2018. Hunter may harvest two wolves at no additional cost if he has not filled his Whitetail license. This hunt does not include lodging or meals. Motels and restaurants are available locally and are the hunter’s responsibility (room rates at local motels vary between $65 and $110 Canadian). Hunter is also responsible for a hunting license/tag ($330); tips; and Cities permit if a wolf is harvested. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Swan River, Manitoba. This is a rifle hunt.

Value: $2,670*

Mexico - 10 Day - Desert Big Horn Sheep for One Hunter and one Non-Hunter

big horn sheepMexico Hunts Ovis        (Repeat Donor)
Sergio Jimenez
Ave. Roble #660 Valle Del Campestre
Garza Garcia, N.L., Mexico
011-52-81-8863-1574
www.mexicohunts.com

Join Mexico Hunts for a 10 day (8 days hunting) Desert Bighorn Sheep hunt on Carmen Island in Baja California Sur, Mexico! Carmen Island has been established as an experimental location to re-establish Desert Bighorn Sheep in the Sea of Cortez. This location is one of the premier locations for Desert Bighorn Sheep in all of North America! This hunt is for one hunter AND one non-hunter and is to be scheduled on available dates in 2018-19 hunting season (November – March). The island lodge will be reserved exclusively for the successful bidder on this hunt and one accompanying non-hunter. This is a rifle hunt and includes license, gun permit and trophy export papers. Bidder may harvest a Desert Bighorn up to 169 inches. Hunter may upgrade to include a ram that scores well above book minimums (170) at market rates. Hunter is responsible for license, tag, taxes and other miscellaneous fees totaling $5,800. This outfitter is 100% successful on Desert Bighorn Hunts! We don’t believe you can buy a Desert Bighorn anywhere for less money than the reserve on this item!

Please Note: There is a reserve bid on this item. The reserve has been reduced to an all-time low. If the reserve is not met, the item will not be sold.

Stated value includes $5,800 in hunter paid fees.

Value: $65,000

Michigan - Original Hand Painted Wildlife Art

hand painted wildlife artCarlson Wildlife Art        (Repeat Donor)
Erich Carlson
13852 East Grand Lake Road
Presque Isle, Michigan 49777
989-464-5623
www.fish-fur-feathers.com

This original hand painted turkey tail fan is a one of a kind painting by wildlife artist Erich Carlson! This awesome work of art is painted on a beautiful, full-fan of an Eastern Wild Turkey harvested in Northeast Michigan. It is uniquely presented in a suede shadow box with an anti-reflective glass protecting the painting. This work of art is complemented by one of Erich’s uniquely handcrafted Cedar and Birch frames and accented with a shed antler. Picture shown above is a sample of the custom art work to be offered. Actual item will be on display in the auction hall. Don’t miss out on this stunning original work of art!

Visit Erich's work @ Carlson Wildlife Art on facebook

Value: $3,500*

Michigan - Pheasant Taxidermy Mount

Deepwoods Taxidermy       (Repeat Donor)
David Read
Deer Hunt Trail
Spruce, Michigan 48762
989-736-6668

You’ve got to see this item to believe it! (It’s on display by the podium.) Long time “Into the Wild” supporter, Deepwoods Taxidermy has provided this unique mount! David Read has established a strong reputation for high-quality taxidermy work! This mount of four Michigan squirrels would be a great addition to any trophy room. Be sure to stop by the podium for a good look at this beautiful taxidermy display!

Value: $2,700*

Michigan - Chain Saw and Ten Pulp cord of Firewood

Here’s an opportunity to replenish your dwindling wood supply just when you can really use it! The successful bidder on this item will receive ten pulp cord of oak or hard maple firewood. Purchaser will also have the option of receiving a Stihl chain saw and case or we’ll arrange to have the wood cut for you (4 pieces per stick – you’re on your own to stack it after it’s cut)! The wood will be delivered anywhere within fifty miles of Curran, Michigan. (Delivery beyond the fifty mile radius will be charged an additional $1.00 per mile round-trip.) Don’t miss this opportunity to secure wood for the rest of this heating season and/or to begin preparations for next year!

Donated by:
Welch Land and Timber      (Repeat Donor)
Dan Welch
2708 Reeves Rd.
Curran, Michigan
989-370-4770

Value: $1,200*

Missouri - 5 Day - Archery Whitetail Deer Hunt for One Hunter

whitetail deer huntNortheast Missouri Outfitters
Ryan Lewis
7060 Maple Ridge Rd.
Elsie, MI 48831
989-277-3502

Repeat donor, Northeast Missouri Outfitters, offer this opportunity for one archery hunter to pursue Whitetail Deer in Northeast Missouri! This 5 day hunt is scheduled for October 16-20, 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($2,400 each). Hunter is responsible for the coat of a licenses ($225 over the counter) and tips. This hunt includes lodge accommodations near Novelty, Missouri and includes meals. Here is a chance to hunt within driving distance from home! Don’t pass on this opportunity!

Value: $2,400*

Missouri - 3 Day - Turkey Hunt for One Hunter

turkey huntNortheast Missouri Outfitters
Ryan Lewis
7060 Maple Ridge Rd.
Elsie, MI 48831
989-277-3502

Repeat donor, Northeast Missouri Outfitters, offer this opportunity for one hunter to pursue Turkey in Northeast Missouri! This 3 day hunt is scheduled for April 17-May 7, 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($150 a day). Hunter is responsible for the coat of a licenses and tips. This hunt includes lodge accommodations near Novelty, Missouri and includes meals. Here is a chance to hunt within driving distance from home! Don’t pass on this opportunity!

Value: $450*

Namibia - 5 Day - Hartman's Zebra Hunt for Four Hunters

zebraWild Wildebeest Safaris
Tony du Bruyn
Farm Drinkpan
Thababimbi, Limpopo
South Africa
27-82-717-4351
www.wildwildebeestsafaris.com

Wild Wildebeest Safaris offers this opportunity for four hunters to hunt Hartmann’s Zebra in Namibia. Each hunter may harvest one zebra ($500 trophy fee credit for each hunter – trophy fee for Hartmann’s Zebra is $940). Hunters will hunt 2 x 1. This hunt is scheduled for 2017(May to October) but may be deferred to 2018. Hunters may add plains game as listed on the website price list. Additional hunters are welcome at $350 per day and non-hunters at $250 per day. Hunters may elect to hunt with rifle (.270 or larger) or bow. Hunter is responsible for: transportation to and from Windhoek, Namibia (fly to Johannesburg connect to Windhoek, Namibia); $180 per person on day of arrival and day of departure; balance of trophy fee for Zebra ($440 per hunter) and trophy fees per price list for other plains game harvested; and tips. Accommodations during this safari will be a lodge with en suite facilities.

Value: $12,500*

Nevada - Trophy Room Taxidermy Cleaning

trophy room cleaningOld Wolf Taxidermy Cleaning and Repair        (Repeat Donor)
Fritz Richards
220 Finch Way
Washoe Valley, Nevada 89704
775-303-2969
www.oldwolftaxidermycleaning.com

Old Wolf Taxidermy Cleaning in Washoe Valley, Nevada offers this in-home, trophy room mount cleaning and insect inspection! Fritz Richards, a licensed and insured taxidermist with thirty years of experience, will come to your home, inspect designated mounts, clean them, make repairs and/or refurbish habitats as needed. Keep your trophy-collection looking like new! Let Old Wolf remove dust, smoke, oils and cobwebs and restore the luster and touch up minor scuffs in your own home! There is a $1,500 cap (sufficient to take care of most trophy rooms) on this donation but additional work can be added at regular rates. This donation must be used within twelve months of the March 4, 2017 auction date. Purchaser is responsible for round trip travel, room, meals, and materials expenses.

Value: $1,500*

Newfoundland - 5 Day - Eastern Canada Moose and Black Bear Hunt for One Hunter

canada moose and black bear huntRiverRun Outfitting & Tours        (Repeat Donor)
Cecil Fudge
P.O. Box 585
Lewisporte, Newfoundland
709-535-6635
www.riverrunnl.com

Long time donor, RiverRun Outfitting & Tours offers this one-on-one, guided hunt for Eastern Canada Moose and Black Bear! This hunt will take place from the beautiful (and very comfortable) Bear’s Den Lodge near Lewisporte, Newfoundland and is scheduled for September 2017 but may be deferred until 2018 with the outfitter’s agreement on specific dates. Hunter is responsible for the cost of a hunting license and moose tag (approximately $660) and may choose his/her weapon – bow, rifle or muzzle-loader (no crossbows or handguns). Transportation during this hunt will be by foot, vehicle and/or quad. The hunt may be upgraded to include woodland caribou. Additional hunters are welcome at $4,750 each - non-hunters at $1,000 each. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Gander, Newfoundland. Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt with one of our most popular and successful outfits!

Value: $4,750

New Mexico - 5 Day - Desert Mule Deer Hunt for One Hunter

desert mule deer huntRunning H Hunts        (Repeat Donor)
Sterling & Peggy Hendricks
2184 Felix Canyon Rd.
Roswell, New Mexico 88339
575-644-4679

Hunt really big Desert Mule Deer (one hunter in 2015 killed a Mule Deer buck that scored 211 5/8!) with Running H Hunts in the foothills of the Sacramento Mountains in New Mexico! Hunter should expect to see 20 to 500 deer per day depending on the specific area being hunted. Running H Hunts manages a 100 acre alfalfa field which draws in hundreds of deer each night! This one on one hunt is scheduled for 2017 but can be deferred to 2018. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters at the established rate ($7,500) and/or non-hunters ($500). It is also possible to add Elk, hogs, Feral Goat, and/or Quail to this hunt. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Roswell, New Mexico. Accommodations during this hunt will be a very comfortable hunter’s lodge equipped with bunk beds, full kitchen and showers. This is a rifle hunt. Hunters must use 165 grain or larger bullets. Hunter is responsible for the cost of a New Mexico license/tag (approximately $400) can be purchased over the counter. Don’t miss the opportunity to hunt Desert Mule Deer with a highly respected outfitter!

Value: $7,500*

New Zealand – 4 Day – Red Stag Hunt for One Hunter

red stag huntASJ Trophy Hunting        (Repeat Donor)
Stu-e & Judy Rees
1 Belmont Place
Gore, 9710 New Zealand
001-643-208-9765
www.asjhunting.com

Hunt the beautiful South Island of New Zealand for a Red Stag scoring up to 330 – SCI with Stu-e and Judy Rees of ASJ Trophy Hunting! This four day 1x1 guided hunt will be scheduled for open dates during the 2017 hunting season (March- July) and cannot be deferred. The hunt may be upgraded to include a larger stag, Tahr, Chamois, Arapawa Ram, Fallow Deer, Elk, or Goat per the current price list. Additional hunters and non-hunters are welcome at the regular rates. Use of a firearm is included with this hunt (hunter supplies ammo). There are no license, tag or trophy fees for this hunt, however, there is a governmental export fee to be imposed for all trophies exported from New Zealand. There are firearms license fees if bringing hunter’s own rifle. Lodge accommodations and meals are included. Hunt arrival and departure point is Queenstown, New Zealand. If hunting Tahr or Chamois, hunter should be prepared to make use of a helicopter (approximately $2,000 per hour of flying time). Accommodations before and after the hunt are the hunter’s responsibility.

Value: $6,800*

Nunavut – 4 Day – Greenland Musk Ox Hunt for Two Hunters

musk ox huntCanada North Outfitting        (Repeat Donor)
Shane Black & John Sauro
PO Box 1355 Station "B"
Montreal, Quebec H3B 3K9
450-376-4868
www.canadanorthoutfitting.com

Repeat donor, Canada North Outfitting has provided this opportunity for two hunters to hunt Greenland Musk Ox! This hunt is to be scheduled for available dates during the 2017 (March 15 through April 15) spring season or the 2018 hunting season. Included with this purchase are: 1x1 guide service; rough trophy prep and packaging (hunter to supply tarp, duct tape and duffle bag); transportation to and from Cambridge Bay to the hunt area and during the hunt; meals and lodging in cabins during the hunt. The successful bidder will need to connect flights from Edmonton, Alberta to Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, Canada. Canada North will assist in making arrangements from Edmonton to Cambridge. Hunter will enjoy Canada North’s Arctic Hotel and Airfare discounts (Edmonton to Cambridge Bay). Each hunter is responsible for the costs of flights to and from Cambridge Bay, hotels en route; hotel in Cambridge Bay before and after the hunt, meals en route and while in Cambridge Bay; 2.5% tax; license, government trophy fee,; Non-resident Hunt Preservation Fee, general administration fee, (approximately $577.50); firearm declaration fee ($25); and tips. Canada North Outfitting will arrange flights and hotels. This hunt may be upgraded to include: Arctic Islands Caribou ($8,950); and/or Non-hunters ($3,950 per person). Hunters may choose their weapon – rifle, bow or muzzle-loader.

Musk Ox harvested in this area dominate the SCI Record Book entries for Greenland Musk Ox. Canada North has had 100% hunter success in the past (Archery hunts included). This Musk Ox hunt is the perfect introduction to the Arctic!

Value: $15,700

Ohio - 3 Day - Whitetail Deer Hunt for Two Hunters

whitetail deer huntBriarwood Sporting Club        (Repeat Donor)
Chris Daniels
2001 Twp. Rd. 55
Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311
937-593-8045
www.BriarwoodClub.com

Our friends at Briarwood in Bellefontaine, Ohio have generously donated a three day/four night hunt for two Northeastern Whitetail Deer. Included are daily fees for two hunters ($2,000 value), a $1,000 credit per hunter toward the harvest of two trophy whitetails. Daily fees include lodging, meals, beverages, professional guide and transportation of trophies to local meat processor/taxidermist. Method of take is hunter’s choice. Briarwood is located 45 minutes Northwest of Columbus, Ohio. Hunt to be taken per available dates. September 17-December 14, 2017. Taxidermy and shipping of the trophy is not included but can be arranged.

Value: $4,000*

South Africa - 5 Day - Plains Game Safari for One Hunter and One Non-hunter

plains game safariAndrew Harvey Safaris
P.O. Box 849. Gonubie
South Africa, 5256
Bill Thompson, Agent
248-343-4529
www.harveysafaris.co.za

Andrew Harvey Safaris offers this five day, plains game safari for one hunter and one non-hunter on South Africa’s Eastern Cape! Hunt includes daily rates and trophy fees for one East Cape Kudu, one Impala, and one Cape Springbuck. This 1x1 guided hunt is to be scheduled on open dates with the outfitter in 2017 or 2018. This hunt includes lodging; meals; guide fee; licenses as necessary; transportation during the hunt; airport pick-up and drop off; and, field preparation of trophies. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunting days (discounted to $400 per day); additional non-hunting companion days ($185 per day); additional hunters ($400 per day plus trophy fees per price list; and or additional non-hunters (standard daily rate of $225 per night). This is a rifle hunt only. Hunter must take at least three additional animals off the trophy fee price list (Baboons, African Wild Cat, Black Back Jackal, Lynx without dogs and Vervett Monkeys do not qualify to meet this requirement).

Please Note: This is a one-time purchase opportunity. Previous winning bidders on any Andrew Harvey Safari in any other auction may not purchase this item.

Value: $6,345*

South Africa - 7 Day - Cape Buffalo Hunt for One Hunter

cape buffalo huntAuthentic African Adventures        (Repeat Donor)
Hanno van Rensburg
PO Box 11 Baltimore
Limpopo, South Africa
540-931-4087 (U.S. Representative)
www.authenticafricanadventures.org

Authentic African Adventures offers this opportunity to hunt one of Africa’s Big Five – Cape Buffalo! This seven day safari will take place in the Limpopo Province of South Africa and is to be scheduled for the 2017 or 2018 season. This hunt includes the services of a PH, trackers, skinners, daily laundry service, etc. Accommodations for this hunting adventure will be a modern hunting lodge/chalet or tent camp depending on the specific hunt location. Meals and non-alcoholic drinks are provided. There are no license or permit fees required for this hunt. This hunt may be upgraded to include any other species offered by Authentic African Adventures as indicated on the price list found on the web site listed above. As a special bonus opportunity, this outfitter has agreed to allow up to three additional hunters join the purchaser on this trip and pay only the trophy fees as listed on their regular price list for animals wounded and/or harvested (all daily fees waived). Non- hunters are welcome at $275 per person/ per day. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Pobkwane International Airport. This hunt includes transportation from the airport to camp and return.

Value: $16,500

South Africa - 7 Day - Roan Hunt for One Hunter

roan huntAuthentic African Adventures        (Repeat Donor)
Hanno van Rensburg
PO Box 11 Baltimore
Limpopo, South Africa
540-931-4087 (U.S. Representative)
www.authenticafricanadventures.org

Authentic African Adventures offers this opportunity to hunt Roan! This seven day safari will take place in the Limpopo Province of South Africa and is to be scheduled for the 2017 or 2018 season. This hunt includes the services of a PH, trackers, skinners, daily laundry service, etc. Accommodations for this hunting adventure will be a modern hunting lodge/chalet or tent camp depending on the specific hunt location. Meals and non-alcoholic drinks are provided. There are no license or permit fees required for this hunt. This hunt may be upgraded to include any other species offered by Authentic African Adventures as indicated on the price list found on the web site listed above. Additional hunters are welcome for $400 per person/ per day plus trophy free, non- hunters are welcome at $275 per person/ per day. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Pobkwane International Airport. This hunt includes transportation from the airport to camp and return.

Value: $12,500

South Africa - 5 Day - Plains Game Safari for Two Hunters and Two Non-hunters

plains game safariMa Twe Twe Safaris        (Repeat Donor)
Hendrik Botha
PO Box 973
Marble Hall 0450
South Africa
27-82-922-8397
www.matwetwesafaris.com

Hendrik Botha and Ma twe twe Safaris offer this South Africa plains game safari for two hunters! The winning bidder and a hunting companion will hunt 2x1 for five days and share $1,000 in trophy fees. Two non-hunting companions are also included with this hunt. The daily rate for five days is included with this trip. Daily fees include the services of a Professional Hunter, trackers, skinners and the raw preparation of trophies harvested. Hunters may choose rifle (.270 or larger) or bow and arrow. This hunt is scheduled for 2017 but may be deferred by the hunter to 2018. Accommodations on this hunt will be air conditioned, luxury thatched chalets and include meals, open bar, daily laundry service. Transportation to and from Oliver Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg and to and from the airport to camp are the hunters’ responsibility ($300 per group of 4 per trip). Hunters are also responsible for accommodations before and/or after the hunt; trophy fees for additional animals shot or wounded; daily rates for added days; dipping, packing and shipping of trophies; side trips; tips and telephone calls. Additional hunters are welcome ($350 per day plus trophy fees) as are non-hunters ($180 per day).

Please note: No Ma Twe Twe donated hunt may be linked to another Ma Twe Twe Safari donated hunt.

Value: $7,300*

South Africa - 7 Day – Nyala Hunt for Two Hunters

nyala huntNumzaan Safaris        (Repeat Donor)
Johann Combrink
PO Box 1450
Thabazimbi, Limpopo
South Africa
27-82-329-2110
www.numzaan.com

Long-time donor, Numzaan Safaris offers this opportunity for two hunters to experience a true African safari! Hunter will hunt 2X1 during the 2017 or 2018 hunting season (March – October) for seven days! Hunt includes: trophy fee for one Nyala per hunter, any required license and tag, accommodations and meals during the hunt. Accommodations during this hunt will be an en suite chalet or lodge. This hunt may be upgraded to include: additional hunters ($450 per day); trophy fees for species per price list; and/or non-hunters ($260 per day). Hunter is responsible for tips, weapons permits, dipping, shipping of trophies, export fees and brokerage fees. The hunt arrival and departure point is Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. This is a rifle hunt - .270 caliber or larger. This hunt may not be combined back to back with any other donated hunt. Don’t miss the opportunity to hunt with a truly professional hunting operation!

Value: $10,300*

South Africa - 10 Day - Plains Game Safari for Two Hunters

plains game safariRestless Africa Safaris        (Repeat Donor)
Donovan Steynberg
PO Box 349
Potchefstroom 2520
South Africa
00 27 82440 5107
http://restlessafrica.com

Restless Africa Safaris has provided this 10 day plains game safari for four hunters (rifle or bow). Hunters will share a $4,000 trophy fee ($1,000 per hunter) credit on animals harvested. (Specific animal species to be selected by hunters from Restless Africa’s trophy animal list.). Donovan Steynberg is a repeat donor to the Northeast Michigan Chapter. Chapter members who have hunted with Restless Africa in the past have nothing but great things to say about the experience! Donovan has earned a strong reputation for quality hunts and first-rate accommodations. This 2X1 hunt is scheduled for the 2017 or 2018 season. This plains game safari includes professional hunter daily rates and trophy fees totaling $4,000 combined. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters $350 per day), non-hunters ($250 per day) and/or additional species at the established price. Accommodations during this hunt will be a modern hunting camp. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from Johannesburg, South Africa; transportation to camp (approximately $300); and tips. There are no license or permit fees to be paid on this hunt.

Value: $18,000*

South Africa - 10 Day - Springbuck, Impala, Fallow Deer and Ostrich Hunt for One Hunter

south africa huntSouthern Cross Safaris        (Repeat Donor)
Chris Cawood
PO Box 12
Mortimer, South Africa
27 48 886 0606
www.southerncrosshunting.net/contact-us

Repeat donor, Southern Cross Safaris offers this 10 day African Plains Game Safari for one hunter. This hunt is scheduled for 2017 but may be extended until March 2018. This is a rifle (.30 caliber or larger) hunt in South Africa’s Eastern Cape region. Hunter will pursue Springbuck, Impala, Fallow Deer and Ostrich. This hunt includes trophy fees for the above listed animals, Professional Hunter fees, licenses and accommodations during the hunt. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from the hunt arrival point in South Africa and tips. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional days ($475 per day), non-hunters ($150 per day), additional hunters ($350 per day plus trophy fees) and /or additional species at established rates.

Value: $8,952*

South Africa – 6 Day Photo Safari for 2 People

africa photo safariZulu Nyala Game Lodge
Trevor Shaw       (Repeat Donor)
PO Box 69992
Bryanston 2021, South Africa
(27) 11-708-1969

A six-day, six-night fully guided, photo safari for two people in South Africa! The successful bidder on this trip and a companion will experience a memorable stay at Zulu Nyala - Heritage Safari Lodge located in a private game reserve where great numbers of Africa’s wild animals roam. There are a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including wildlife viewing rides in comfortable safari vehicles (two per day); close encounter wildlife viewing on horseback; and, for the more adventuresome, guided walks in the footprints of elephants along ancient riverbeds. You will enjoy exquisite meals (3 meals per day) and service in the dining room or under the stars. Side tours such as a visit to Gold Reef City, Lion Park or shopping can be arranged. Purchaser is responsible for transportation to the lodge (nearest airport is Richards Bay), extra activities, telephone calls and drinks. The amount paid for this package trip may be applied to upgrade the trip to a hunt. Trip must be taken in 2017 or 2018.

Value: $5,950*

South Dakota – 4 Day – Deer Hunt (Mule Deer or Whitetail) for One Hunter

deer huntParadise Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Cody Henderson
16994 111th Street
Lodgepole, South Dakota 57640
605-564-2370
www.sdhuntingparadise.com

Repeat donor, Paradise Outfitters offers this four day Whitetail Deer hunt for one hunter in Perkins County, South Dakota! This 4 day/4 night, archery deer hunt is scheduled for 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. Hunter will hunt 1x1 during this hunt. Hunter may choose Mule Deer or Whitetail Deer. Additional hunters are welcome ($2,900 each). Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from Lodgepole, South Dakota, licenses (available on-line) archery deer tag, and tips. Chapter members who have hunted with Paradise Outfitters have remarked about the abundance of game and the quality hunt experience they enjoyed. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience some of the very best pheasant hunting North America has to offer!

Value: $2,900*

Spain – 4 Day – Spanish Red Deer Hunt for One Hunter

red deer huntNacho Arias Spanish Hunts        (Repeat Donor)
Nacho Arias
La Tea n7
10.600 Plasencia (Cac'eres)
Spain
34-649-94-21-07
www.nachoariaspanishunt.com

Repeat donor, Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts offers this opportunity for one hunter to hunt Spanish Red Deer! This 4 day hunt is scheduled for the 2017 hunting season and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. Hunt will terminate upon taking or wounding of animal. Hunter will be accompanied by an English speaking guide and will hunt 1x1 for a Spanish Red Deer scoring up to 160 inches. Included with this hunt are: reception at the Madrid airport; assistance with the clearance of firearms at the airport in Madrid; transportation from the airport to the hunting area; services of a professional hunter and local game scouts. This hunt may be upgraded to include a higher scoring Red Deer (per regular price list); Gredos-Beceite – Southeastern and Ronda Ibex ($6,400 each); Pyrenean and Cantabrian Chamois ($5,500 each); Fallow Deer and or Mouflon Sheep ($4,500 each); Barbary Sheep ($6,500); Balearian Goat ($5,500 each); and/or, additional hunters per price list and non-hunters at $350 per day. Nacho Arias has a strong reputation for offering nothing but first class hunts with great attention to insure a very personal hunting experience! Sightseeing and shopping are popular attractions after the hunt is completed. Hunter is responsible for the cost of air fare to Madrid, Spain and return; hotels in Madrid; hunting license ($250), taxidermy fees ($300) shipping of trophy; tips; and 21% VAT on the total value of the hunt ($7,500). Chapter members who have hunted with Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts report having experienced exceptional hunts with tremendous sight-seeing and shopping!

Please Note: Buyer must not be a former client/hunter with Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts. Additionally, this hunt may not be combined with any other Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts donation.

Value: $7,500*

Spain – 4 Day – Fallow Deer Hunt for One Hunter

fallow deer huntNacho Arias Spanish Hunts        (Repeat Donor)
Nacho Arias
La Tea n7
10.600 Plasencia (Cac'eres)
Spain
34-649-94-21-07
www.nachoariaspanishunt.com

Repeat donor, Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts offers this opportunity for one hunter to hunt Fallow Deer! This 4 day hunt is scheduled for the 2017 hunting season and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. Hunt will terminate upon taking or wounding of animal. Hunter will be accompanied by an English speaking guide and will hunt 1x1 for a Fallow Deer scoring up to 160 inches. Included with this hunt are: reception at the Madrid airport; assistance with the clearance of firearms at the airport in Madrid; transportation from the airport to the hunting area; services of a professional hunter and local game scouts. This hunt may be upgraded to include a higher scoring Red Deer (per regular price list); Gredos-Beceite – Southeastern and Ronda Ibex ($6,400 each); Pyrenean and Cantabrian Chamois ($5,500 each); Fallow Deer and or Mouflon Sheep ($4,500 each); Barbary Sheep ($$6,500); Balearian Goat ($5,500 each); and/or, additional hunters per price list and non-hunters at $350 per day. Nacho Arias has a strong reputation for offering nothing but first class hunts with great attention to insure a very personal hunting experience! Sightseeing and shopping are popular attractions after the hunt is completed. Hunter is responsible for the cost of air fare to Madrid, Spain and return; hotels in Madrid; hunting license ($250), taxidermy fees ($300) shipping of trophy; tips; and 21% VAT on the total value of the hunt ($7,500). Chapter members who have hunted with Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts report having experienced exceptional hunts with tremendous sight-seeing and shopping!

Please Note: Buyer must not be a former client/hunter with Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts. Additionally, this hunt may not be combined with any other Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts donation.

Value: $7,500*

Spain – 4 Day – Spanish Mouflon Sheep Hunt for One Hunter

spanish mouflon sheep huntNacho Arias Spanish Hunts        (Repeat Donor)
Nacho Arias
La Tea n7
10.600 Plasencia (Cac'eres)
Spain
34-649-94-21-07
www.nachoariaspanishunt.com

Repeat donor, Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts offers this opportunity for one hunter to hunt Spanish Mouflon Sheep! This 4 day hunt is scheduled for the 2017 hunting season and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. Hunt will terminate upon taking or wounding of animal. Hunter will be accompanied by an English speaking guide and will hunt 1x1 for a Spanish Mouflon Sheep scoring up to 185 inches. Included with this hunt are: reception at the Madrid airport; assistance with the clearance of firearms at the airport in Madrid; transportation from the airport to the hunting area; services of a professional hunter and local game scouts. This hunt may be upgraded to include a higher scoring Red Deer (per regular price list); Gredos-Beceite – Southeastern and Ronda Ibex ($6,400 each); Pyrenean and Cantabrian Chamois ($5,500 each); Fallow Deer and or Spanish Red Deer ($4,500 each); Barbary Sheep ($6,500); Balearian Goat ($5,500 each); and/or, additional hunters ($750 per day) and non-hunters at $350 per day. Nacho Arias has a strong reputation for offering nothing but first class hunts with great attention to insure a very personal hunting experience! Sightseeing and shopping are popular attractions after the hunt is completed. Hunter is responsible for the cost of air fare to Madrid, Spain and return; hotels in Madrid; hunting license ($250), taxidermy fees ($300) shipping of trophy; tips; and 21% VAT on the total value of the hunt ($7,500). Chapter members who have hunted with Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts report having experienced exceptional hunts with tremendous sight-seeing and shopping!

Please Note: Buyer must not be a former client/hunter with Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts. Additionally, this hunt may not be combined with any other Nacho Arias Spanish Hunts donation.

Value: $7,500*

Texas - Helicopter Based Hog Hunt for Two People

helicopter hog huntHelibacon
6120 TX-21
Bryan, Texas 77808
888-505-2981
www.helibacon.com

Are you ready for some real excitement? Helibacon offers this special opportunity for two hunters to experience a hunt of a life-time – hogs from a chopper! This hunt includes a safety class prior to the hunt and two hours of flight time for two hunters (both shooting at the same time), AR-15’s and ammo (5.56 caliber). Hunt must be scheduled on available dates within one calendar year of purchase (November 1 to mid-January are closed dates). Hunters may shoot as many hogs as they find – no bag limit! This hunt will take place over private land (approximately 80,000 acres) in and around Bryant/College Station, Texas. This hunt may be upgraded to include additional flight time; fully automatic weapons; ground shooting with fully automatic weapons (AK-47; Glock 18 and/or M1919); and lodging on site (new ranch house with all of the amenities. The hunt arrival and departure point will be Bryan, Texas (fly to Houston and then drive). Buyer is responsible for transportation to and from Bryan Texas, lodging (hotel or ranch), meals and tips. If you are looking for something different, something really unique, something fast paced, something really exciting, don’t pass this trip up!

Value: $3,495*

Texas - 5 Day - Whitetail Deer Hunt for One Hunter

deer huntSledgehammer Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Ron Bivens
307 East 2nd Street
Hedley, Texas 79237
814-251-2189
www.sledgehammeroutfitters.weebly.com

Repeat donor, Ron Bivens and Sledgehammer Outfitters offer this five day, guided hunt for whitetail deer near Hedley, Texas. This hunt is scheduled for the 2017 season but may be deferred to the 2018 season. Buyer should contact the outfitter for available dates right away. Thus hunt may be upgraded to include additional hunters ($3,000) and/or non-hunters (see outfitter for pricing information). Hunter is responsible for the cost of a license – approximately $317 (may be purchased over the counter) and tips. The arrival and departure point for this hunt is Hedley, Texas. This is a rifle only hunt - .270 or larger caliber. Lodging and meals are included. Hunter should arrive the Sunday preceding the five day hunt and plan to depart on the Saturday after the hunt.

Value: $3,000*

Wyoming – 4 Day – Whitetail Hunt for One Hunter

mule deer huntBig Horn Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Dustin DeCroo & Rich Sweeny
PO Box 1178
Buffalo, Wyoming 82834
307-620-0390
307-752-5875
www.bighornoutfitters.com

Here’s your chance to hunt in the beautiful Big Horn Mountains of northern Wyoming! Repeat donor, Big Horn Outfitters offers this four day, guided hunt for Mountain Whitetail Deer (rifle, archery, or muzzleoader). This hunt is scheduled for 2017 and requires a draw (draw deadline is May 31, 2017 with 100% chance of drawing the first year) but may be deferred until a tag is drawn. This hunt may be upgraded to include Antelope or Mule Deer ($1,200), additional hunters ($3,600) or non- hunters ($150 per day). Transportation during this hunt will involve vehicular travel, foot and possibly horseback. Field prep of the trophy is included. The hunt arrival and departure point is Buffalo, Wyoming. Accommodations during this hunt will be a tent camp. Hunter is responsible for transportation to and from Buffalo, Wyoming; license; (archery permit if archery hunt is chosen); and tips. This outfitter continues to provide hunters with opportunities on quality game and a high success rate!

Value: $3,600*

Wyoming – 5 Day – Summer Pack Trip for Two Adventurers

pack trip for 2Colby Gines' Wilderness Adventures        (Repeat Donor)
Colby & Codi Gines
150 Running Horse Road
Powell, Wyoming 82435
307-754-3575
www.cgwildernessadventures.com

Join Colby and Codi Gines for a summer vacation that you will remember for the rest of your life! Winning bidder and a companion will travel by horseback into the beautiful areas near and in the Bridger Teton and Shoshone National Forests and near and in Yellowstone National Park! Most campsites will be located in grassy meadows with vast timber and high mountains surrounding them. Choose from horseback riding, fishing (Rainbow, Cutthroat and Brook trout – license must be purchased upon arrival in Cody, Wyoming), wildlife viewing or just hanging out in camp. Adventurers will be provided with a professional guide, a good riding horse or mule, a good saddle and tack, trusty pack mules to carry gear, a good tent and three square meals a day. Additional guests are welcome at $300 per day person. This trip is to be scheduled for July or August 2017 but can be deferred to 2018. Adventure arrival and departure point is Cody, Wyoming. You only need to bring your personal gear and an adventuresome spirit! his is Wyoming wilderness camping at its finest! Learn the cowboy way of life and create memories for a lifetime!

Value: $3,000

Wyoming - 4 Day - Summer Pack Trip

pack tripLee Livingston Outfitting        (Repeat Donor)
Lee Livingston
29 Pack Sasddle Trail
Cody, Wyoming 82414
307-527-7415
www.livingston-hunts.com

Join Lee Livingston and crew on a four day, three night horseback wilderness adventure in the Rocky Mountains surrounding Cody, Wyoming! You will travel on trail-wise horses and/or mules through the same backcountry that Buffalo Bill and other early exploreres of America’s west did years in the past! This is an all inclusive, fully staffed trip. Your trip will be guided by Lee, who will be assisted by a wrangler to help with the camp chores, and a professional mountain chef who will prepare culinary delights over an open fire. This trip can be tailored to fit your requests. Activities available include fishing, photography, hiking, and of course – trail riding. This trip must be taken on available dates in 2018. Additional guests are welcome at $350 per person/per day.

Value: $5,440*

Wyoming - 3 Day - Antelope Hunt for Two Hunters

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Table Mountain Outfitters        (Repeat Donor)
Scott and Angie Denny
P.O. Box 2714
Cheyenne, Wyoming 80003
307-632-6352
www.tablemountainoutfitters.com

Well known and long-time donors, Scott and Angie Denny of Table Mountain Outfitters offer this 3 day, 2x1, Antelope hunt in Wyoming for two hunters! This hunt is scheduled for 2017 and cannot be deferred to an alternate year. This hunt may be upgraded to include Mule Deer ($4,100), additional hunters ($2,450) and/or non-hunters ($650). Hunter may choose rifle or archery. Accommodations during this hunt will be a motel in town for rifle hunts and a bunkhouse for archery hunts. A draw is required for this hunt (100% draw success). Application deadline is May 31. Hunter is responsible for the cost of a license ($286 Plus $12.50 conservation stamp and $30 for an archery permit), rental car, tips and a one-night stay in a hotel in Casper the last night of the hunt. The hunt arrival and departure point is Cheyenne, Wyoming for rifle hunts and Casper, Wyoming for archery hunts. Chapter members who have hunted with Table Mountain report that Table Mountain Outfitters go the extra mile to deliver quality game and an overall outstanding hunting experience! Table Mountain Outfitters have been featured on a variety of hunting shows and currently host their own television series – “THE LIFE at Table Mountain” only found on The Sportsmen Channel! They have also hosted a number of Dream/Wish hunters including 2007 Northeast Michigan Wish Hunter, Nick Stefan and 2011 Northeast Michigan Wish Hunter, Jonathon Barton.

Value: $4,900*





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