2019 Auction Item Preview

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Navajo Trophy Deer Permit

The Navajo Trophy Deer Permit is valid for any 7 consecutive days in December 2019.  Hunt units 1- 5 are open.  A licensed Navajo Nation guide is required and must accompany the hunter any time he/she is on Navajo Nation lands, including during scouting activities prior to the hunt.  A successful hunter must have their deer checked by Department personnel to have harvest information collected.  Come hunt for a Mule Deer Trophy of a lifetime.

 

Navajo Special Elk Permit

The Navajo Special Elk Permit will be valid for any 30 days (does not have to be consecutive) during a split season of September 1 to October 15, 2019 and January 1 to February 15, 2020.  Units 1-16 are open.  A licensed Navajo Nation guide is required and must accompany the hunter any time he/she is on Navajo Nation lands, including during scouting activities prior to the hunt.  A successful hunter must have their deer checked by Department personnel to have harvest information collected.  Come hunt for a fair chase bull of a lifetime.

 

Arizona Black Bear Hunt in the White Mountains

3 Day Hunt for Black Bear on the White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation for one hunter.  Hunt to be taken May 1-May 30, 2019.  Primary hunting method is spot and stalk, but hounds may be used if needed.  Extra days and coyote hunting can be added for additional charges,  Extra hunters can be added for $5,000 per hunter.  Included: lodging (tents) and meals.  Not Included: travel to Greer, AZ, booze, gratuities and license ($500).  The White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation requires proof of a completed hunter safety course.  Contact: Destry Haught, Blazin Hot Guide Service Phone: (480) 710-3335.

 

Missouri Turkey Hunt

2-Day/3 Night Guided Turkey Hunt for one hunter in northern Missouri adjacent to the Iowa border in Spring 2020. Included: meals, beverages and accommodations. Contact: Benjamin Helbing Phone 608-515-4731 Email wwlodgem@gmail.com   Website www.double2ranch.com and http://www.wwbeest.com.

 

Mexico Deep Sea Fishing Trip with Wounded Veterans

3 Day Deep Sea Fishing Trip to San Carlos, Mexico with wounded soldiers. Participate in this annual weekend fishing tournament event brought together by a tight knit group of friends–Robert Dryden, Norman Don, Michael Don, and Dave Kime.  You will join up to twelve Purple Heart veterans aboard four boats–the Magnum, Kryptonite, Valhalla and Reel Mistress for some amazing fun in the sun.  Each Purple Heart veteran and the winning bidder will have a chance to reel in a sailfish, dorado, marlin and skipjack. You may also sight a whale, great white shark and seals while out onhte water.  You will meet Robert Dryden this June in Tucson, Arizona and ride with him to Mexico.  Included in Trip: Guided fishing, trasnportation from Tucson to Mexico, accommodations and meals.  Not Included: fishing license.  Contact Info: Rom Dryden, Phone 520-349-6497, Email rincono@hotmail.com, Website www.rinconoutfitters.com.  **The Phoenix Chapter donates money to enable the veterans to go on this hunt.**

 

"The Prize" Bronze Sculpture

Exquisite Bronze Sculpture of a Blue Marlin by the renowned and prolific artist, Laran Ghiglieri.  15x10x7 inches. Edition Size: 3500. The Blue Marlin is a popular sporting fish pursued by manysporting fishers who try their luck at catching this incredibly fast swimmer, reaching speeds of up to 68 miles per hour.  The thrill, the challenge and the allure of landing such an incredible catch is exemplified in THE PRIZE. This beautiful sculpture will be a perfect decoration to your home or office.  Gallery Value: $7,500.00

 

Ontario Canada Winter Wolf Hunt

5 day / 6 night guided (2x1) Trophy Wolf Hunt for one hunter and one wolf in Kapuskasing, Ontario in the James Bay Frontier of Northeastern Ontario in 2020 or 2021.  This outfitter is famous for his wolf drives.   Professional Guide and Owner Peter Martin has over 35 years’ experience chasing these elusive predators and is regarded as one of the best in the business.  This hunt takes place from December 1st – March 15th.   Hunts are conducted on over 1,000 square miles of prime wolf habitat.  The average weight is 100 pounds with mature males in the 125 pounds range.  The majority of hunting is conducted by placing hunters surrounding sectors that have established active bait sites and then driving the wolves out to hunters on stand. This is a rifle only hunt with a minimum of a 243 caliber but 30 caliber preferred.  Average shots are 125 yards at walking targets. Shot opportunity is 90% with proficiency @ off hand shooting being desirable.  Groups up to 10 are welcome and the winning bidder is encouraged to bring other hunters along with them to enjoy this great experience ($2,500 per hunter).  Closest airport is Timmins, Ontario (90 miles) where clients must rent a truck that will be needed to drive to hunting areas daily.  Licenses are not included ($400) but are available over the counter.  License for a 2nd wolf is $260.00. There is a trophy prep caping fee of $100.00 per wolf.  Fox huinting can be added for $500.  Not included is travel to Kapuskasing, Ontario, before and after hunt expenses and gratuities.  Lodging (8 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms), meals (hot breakfast, sack lunch & home-style dinner) & guide provided.  This hunt is valid for the 2019 or 2020 hunting seasons depending upon availability.  Contact Info: Peter with Kapriver Retrievers & Outfitters, Telephone (705) 335-3163, Email kroceo47@gmail.com,  Website www.kapriveroutfitters.ca

 

Arizona Coues Deer Hunting

5 Day Coues Whitetail Deer Hunt in Southern Arizona for one hunter guided by Bobby Boido, the Executive Director of the Arizona Chapter of SCI.  This is free range hunting on public land.  Hunting will be done by vehicle and on foot. Hunt can be taken in October through December, 2019 or 2020.  The hunt includes tent accommodations, guide, trophy fees, meals, game care and in field transportation.  Not Included: trophy preparation, tips, booze, Arizona license and tag (draw) and transportation to Tucson Arizona.  Note, winning bidder must bring one addtional hunter at full price $4,000.00.  Varmint and/or quail hunting can be added for an addtional $450.  Contact Info: Bobby Boido, Coues Outfitters, Telephone 520-490-8367, Email bobby@couesoutfitters.com.  Outfitter is in attendance.

 

Ontario Grouse and Duck Hunt

5-day duck and grouse combo hunt using retrievers and pointing dogs in Kapuskasing, Ontario for 1 hunter, valid for the 2019 or 2020 season depending upon availability.  A black bear hunt can be added for an additional $500.  The closest commercial airport is in Timmins, Ontario (approximately 100 miles from Kapuskasing) where clients can rent a pick up or a SUV.  Airport pick up and return is available $500.   The hunter is welcome to bring their own retriever and/or pointing dog and is encouraged to bring other hunters along (at $2,000 per hunter/$1,000 per non-hunter).  Groups up to 10 are welcome. Lodging (7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms), meals (breakfast, sack lunch and home-style dinner), guides with retrievers and pointing dogs are all included.   Before and after hunt expenses, travel to and from hunting area and gratuities are not included.  The Kapuskasing area, with its mixed forests of pine, birch and aspen is perfect for excellent numbers of ruffed grouse as well as sharp tail and spruce grouse.  The cover is light, with good visibility for doable shooting and easy walking.  Expect 7 to 10 flushes an hour on average.   You will also hunt ducks and geese in large rice bays on the famous Kap river, the 1st staging area for birds coming off James Bay.   Expect large numbers of blacks and mallards and many other species such as widgeon, teal, pintail woodies, etc.  There are plenty of divers: ring bill lesser scaup, golden eye etc.  Contact Info: Peter with Kapriver Retrievers & Outfitters, Telephone (705) 335-3163, Email kroceo47@gmail.com,  Website www.kapriveroutfitters.ca

 

Villa on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

6 Day/ 6 Nights for eight people in an exquisite villa in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.  Each villa comes with 4 large private suites, all with large ornate bathrooms, and with a private pool and world class views of the Caribbean Sea.   Combining the freedom and space of a private estate with the personalized attention of a professional concierge, these villas offer a unique blend of opulent seclusion and exceptional service that is second to none.  Treat your family and/or friends to a Caribbean getaway.  No Passport needed.  Contact:   Jacob Wallace  Phone 803-256-0600  Email  Jacob@sportingadv.com  Website  www.sportingadv.com.

 

New Zealand Bull Tahr Hunt

5 Day Hunt for One Hunter for a Himalayan Bull Tahr.  This is a private land free range foot hunt on a 35,000 acre ranch of moderate to steep hill country in the Canterbury province of the Southern Alps of New Zealand (South Island).  Hunt is available March-August 2020 and March-August 2021. Additional hunters and non-hunters may join the hunt.  Also available red stags, fallow bucks, bull elk, chamois and more as per outfitter's price list. Included in the hunt: airport pickup and return, all transport during hunt, guiding, meals and beverages, ranchhouse accomodation, trophy fee for Bull Tahr, field prep of trophy and delivery to expediter, use of firearms and govt. taxes.  Not included are airfares, insurances, additions and upgrades, CITES permit ($150), NZ firearm permit (NZ$25) and gratuities.  Contact:  Jason Kidd, New Zealand Custom Outfitters Ltd.  Phone +64 27 684-4759  Email jasonkidd@xtra.co.nz  Website http://www.huntfishadventures.co.nz/

 

South African Hunt for Kudu, Red Hartebeest, Blue Wildebeest, Reedbuck, Porcupine and Jackal

7 Day/6 Night (5 Hunting Days) Hunt in the Limpopo Province of South Africa for two hunters with Trophy Fees for one Kudu, one Red Hartebeest, one Blue Wildebeest, one Reedbuck, one Porcupine and two Jackal included.  Additional species available at standard rates.  Outfitter is in attendance.  Hunt to take place Feb-Nov 2020 or 2021.  Does not include:  international and domestic air travel, taxidermy, dipping, packing and shipping of your trophies, meet/greet by an independent company at airplane jet way for assistance through customs and firearm importation procedures. ($100.00), rifle hire, gratuities, hotel accommodations before or after hunt, permits for primates/cats/predators which needs to be applied for and paid in full before the hunt commences, as well as all CITES permits, and daily excursions outside of TDK hunting area.  Hunting dates for this donation need to be secured within 30 days of the auction date. To secure a date there will be a $800.00 deposit which will only be deducted from additional animal trophy fees. This is a non-refundable deposit in the case of no show or cancelation. This operation is owned and operated by local Cave Creek residents and Phoenix Chapter members Wes and Lisa McArtor and Dakota McArtor with TDK Safaris.  Contact:  Phone  (307) 213-1007 Email Lisa.McArtor@TDKSafaris.com Website  www.TDKSafaris.com.  Donor Value: $11,800 plus $500 towards taxidermy.  **This hunt comes with a $500 gift certificate to Southwest Wildlife Taxidermy, an exhibitor in attendance**

 

Javelina Hunt in Southeast Arizona with Purple Heart Veterans

Support our veterans by joining Rincon Outfitters and some Purple Heart award recipients on this 3-day javelina hunt in Southeast Arizona.  You will hunt alongside some real-life heroes - Purple Heart Veterans. Hunting will be done on foot, ATV and vehicle.  Number of Hunters: One (1) hunter, no non-hunters.  Date of Hunt: General Arizona Javelina Season 2020, hunt is for three (3) days.  Hunt arrival and departure point is Tucson, Arizona.  Included in Hunt: 2x1 guided hunt, trophy fees, trophy prep, field prep, wall tent base camp accommodations and meals.  Not Included: Arizona hunting license, Javelina permit/tag (Application deadline October with chance of success 100%).  Contact Info: Rom Dryden, Phone 520-349-6497, Email rincono@hotmail.com, Website www.rinconoutfitters.com.  **The Phoenix Chapter donates money to enable the veterans to go on this hunt.**

 

Spain Hunt with 2009 SCI's Outstanding Int'l Professional Hunter

5-day hunt in Spain for one hunter and the choice of either bringing one observer or receiving a $2,000 credit towards trophy fees ($1,000 per trophy) for the animals of your choice. Included in this donation: Reception at the Madrid Int’l Airport, assistance at gun clearance and gun permit fees, all land transportation, five days full board top class accommodations for one hunter, English speaking professional hunter and scouting.  Hunter is responsible for trophy fees [species available are any of our 4 different varieties of Spanish Ibex (Gredos, Beceite, Southeastern & Ronda) - $7,900/each, Iberian Red Deer, European Fallow Deer, Iberian Mouflon Sheep & Balearean Boc - $4,900/each, European Roe Deer - $3,700, Pyrenean or Cantabrian Chamois - $5,500/each, Aoudad - $6,900], hunting insurance ($95), hunting license ($295/State) and 21% V.A.T. on total value.  Accommodations will be at El Castañar, a 15th century hunting lodge, while hunting in the Toledo Mts. This property has been owned by the same family since the 15th century, and has hosted the Spanish Royal family hunts for generations. In other mountain ranges you will stay at the nicest hotels close to the hunting areas and enjoy the finest restaurants where traditional cuisine is spectacular.  Success rate has been 100% for several years.  This hunt is good for 2019 and 2020.  Contact:  Curro Carrizosa  Phone +34 913 572 064  Email  giuseppecarrizosa@gmail.com  Website www.giuseppecarrizosa.com.  Donor Value $7,000.00.

 

Argentina High Volume Dove Hunt

4-Day/3 Night Guided Dove Hunt in Cordoba, Argentina at the Dona Coca Lodge for Four Hunters with HP Wingshooting Adventures for the 2019 or 2020 seasons.  Hunt year round with no limits on the number of birds taken.  Included in the hunt: meals and accommodations in a private estancia, open bar, full service staff, guide, driver, chefs & bird boys.  Not included in the hunt: flight to Cordoba – Argentina, ammo - shells 100 boxes $1,350.00 per/hunter, hunting license - $375.00 per/hunter, gun rental - $350.00 per/hunter, airport transfer - $150.00 & tips.  Duck hunting and dove hunting can be added for $500 each.  Contact Info: Debbie Gomez, Telephone (786) 243-3170, Email debabhunts@bellsouth.net, Website www.hpwingshooting.com.  This package is a $6,400 value.

 

"Mbogo" Bronze Sculpture

Exquisite Bronze Sculpture of a Cape Buffalo by renowned and prolific artist Lorenzo Ghiglieri - 16"h x 12"w x28”d.  Edition Size: 150.   This beautiful sculpture will be a perfect decoration to your home or office.  Gallery Value: $26,500

 

Set of 50lbs Elephant Tusks

Beautiful set of elephant tusks each weighing 50lbs+ harvested in Kenya in 1974 by a past president of SCI.  This is one of the last set of ivory to be legally taken in Kenya just prior to Kenya being closed to all hunting.  There is a reserve that must be met.  **NOTE, PER FEDERAL LAW, THIS SET OF TUSKS MUST REMAIN IN ARIZONA AT ALL TIMES AND CAN ONLY BE TRANSFERRED TO A RESIDENT OF ARIZONA.**

 

Ontario Canada Fall Black Bear Hunt/Fishing Combo

5-day guided Black Bear Hunt/Fishing combo package for one person in Kapuskasing Ontario in the James Bay Frontier of Northeastern Ontario.  Fish in the morning for Walleye or Northern Pike and hunt bear in the evenings.  Valid for the 2019 or 2020 season depending upon availability. The Spring hunt is from May 15 thru June 15 and the Fall hunt August 15 thru Sept.10.  Lodging and guides are provided.  Outfitter hunts three huge Bear Management Areas covering over 3500 sq. Kilometers. The average bear is 200-300 lbs. but 400-500 lbs. bruins are possible.  Color phase bears are also fairly common.  Over 90% kill opportunity.  The winning bidder is encouraged to bring other hunters along to enjoy and share this great experience.  The cost for per additional hunters is $2000.  Groups up to 10 can be accommodated.  The lodge has a fully equipped kitchen and dining room to do your own cooking. A well-stocked grocery store is available nearby.  Duck hunting can be added for an additional $500. The closest commercial airport is in Timmins, Ontario (approximately 100 miles from Kapuskasing) where clients can rent a pick up or a SUV.  Airport pick up and return is available $500.   Those with a private plane can make arrangements to land at the Kapuskasing Airport. Transportation to and from hunting area is the responsibility of the hunters.  Not included travel expenses to camp (you can drive in), airport transfer fees ($500 optional), meals and license ($350).  Contact Info: Peter with Kapriver Retrievers & Outfitters, Telephone (705) 335-3163, Email kroceo47@gmail.com,  Website www.kapriveroutfitters.ca

 

South African Plains Game Safari including trophy fees for 1 Gemsbuck, 1 black wildebeest and 1 common springbuck

5 Day Plains Game Safari with Amanzi Safaris for 1 hunter and includes trophy fees for one Gemsbuck, one black wildebeest and one common springbuck. Fly in and out of Bloemfontein International airport.  The rnach is located in the Free State.  Additional species available and additional hunters can be added at standard rates. Outfitter representative is in attendance.

 

Wyoming Secluded Getaway and Fish for Golden Trout with a new Wicked Fly Rod & Reel Co. Fly Fishing Rod

4 day / 3-night Guided Fishing Trip with Wiggins Fork Outfitters for 2 in Dubois, Wyoming, located just 1 hour drive east of Yellowstone and Teton National parks. The Wind River Valley is home to an abundance of rivers, high altitude lakes and streams. Trout opportunity includes Browns, Rainbows, Cutthroat, Brook and Yellowstone Cutthroat. One day will include a horseback ride into the Shoshone National Forest to the Wiggins Fork, considered to be some of the most remote fishing in the lower 48 states, where you will have the opportunity to fish the famous golden trout. Accommodations will include three nights stay river side (Wind River) in town just minutes’ walk away from local restaurants and bar. Not included is the Wyoming fishing license $56 (5 days - additional fishing days are $14 per day)travel to Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Transportation to and from Jackson Hole can be arranged and additional day can be added at $450 per person. Schedule for open days June-September 2019.  This package also includes a 9 ft. 5 wt. WKD Flex Signature Series fly rod made by Wicked Fly Rod & Reel Co., in Phoenix, Arizona.  This rod is a precision engineered Toray Carbon Fiber blank combined with a fully machined aluminum gun metal reel seat and snake/ceramic guides, to produce an extremely light and responsive rod that has the strength to haul in a trophy and the power and accuracy to target a gentle sipper yards away.  With a matte blue finish and custom design elements throughout, this is one rod you’ll be proud to whip out and flex.  Contact:  Tracy Sherrill Phone (602) 363-3270  Email tracyphxsci@yahoo.com.

 

Custom Firearm Woodcarving from Lance Larson Studio

This is a certificate for $1,000.000 worth of custom gun stock carving on the firearm of winning bidder’s choice by Lance Larson of Lance Larson Studio.  Lance’s Custom Gunstock Carvings and Ivory Inlays have earned numerous Awards at Arizona’s State Fair and other carving competitions. Lance is in attendance tonight and has a booth exhibiting his work. Contact: Lance Larson, Phone 480-292-0996 Email lance@lancelarsonstudio.com, Website www.lancelarsonstudio.com

 

Villa in Costa Rica

6 Day / 6 Nights for eight people in an exquisite villa in Costa Rica.  Located on the central west coast, the villa of your choice will be among the best that Costa Rica has to offer, each featuring four bedrooms, private pool and breathtaking views of jungle, mountain or ocean.  Just minutes from the small surf village of Jaco, you and your party will enjoy a rich Central American culture with great night life as well as numerous activities both on water and land. Spend the day on a canopy tour over the jungle or strap in and rappel down one of the many beautiful waterfalls just minutes from your house. This part of Costa Rica also offers world-class offshore fishing.  Don’t forget to bring home your catch so that one of our chefs can prepare a dinner you’ll never forget.  Combining the freedom and space of a private estate with the personalized attention of a professional concierge, these villas offer a unique blend of opulent seclusion and exceptional service that is second to none.  Treat your family and/or friends to an amazing getaway.  Contact:   Jacob Wallace  Phone 803-256-0600  Email  Jacob@sportingadv.com  Website  www.sportingadv.com

 

Barto Antler Knives Steak Knife Set

Own a gorgeous steak knife set hand crafted by renowned artist Ben Barto of Dubois, Wyoming.  Beautiful handmade knives proudly made in Wyoming USA.  This will be a true table top decoration show stopper.   www.bartoantlerknives.com.  **Actual steak knife set to be auctioned will differ from that pictured.  The picture gives the bidder a general idea of the quality of the knife set to be auctioned. The actual number of knives maybe less than that depicted.**

 

Park City, Utah Condo

7 days/6 nights stay for up to 8 people at a beautiful Chaperral condo near Park City, Utah.  The condo was recently completely remodeled in November, 2018. This 2 bedroom condo has a hot tub and amazing views of lower Deer Valley and is close to the ski lifts. The target timeframes are the week after Labor day thru November (3 months) that can be used no later than 2020. (There is some flexibility in the May to August timeframe depending on bookings that we could work with them on.).  Winning bidder will need to sign a contract and pay damage deposit ($250) that is fully refundable.  The value for that time of year is $400 per night or $2,400 for the one week stay.  Learn more and see more pictures at the airbnb website: https://abnb.me/kApwOJ30RU. Not Included:  Transportation to Park City, Utah and meals.  Contact: Mike Zaccardi Phone (602) 803-1862 Email mike_zaccardi@msn.com.

 

Alaska Fishing Trip

3 Nights/ 2 Days Fully Guided Charter Fishing for One (1) at Salmon Falls Resort in Ketchikan, Alaska, the "Salmon Capital of the World."  Salmon Falls has been rated the "Nicest Fishing Resort in Southern Alaska". Here you will spend your days fishing for King Salmon, Coho Salmon, Pink Salmon Sockeye Salmon, Halibut and Rockfish.  Your evenings will be spent dining on a culinary feast and relaxing on the deck with picturesque views.  Expand your experience by purchasing extra nights, days of fishing, or add on an excursion such as seaplane tours, kayak tours, hiking, ziplining through the rainforest or spending the day in downtown Ketchikan.  Ketchikan is a short 90-minute direct flight from Seattle.  Package includes: One (1) Guestroom for three (3) nights, Two (2) days of Fully Guided Charter Fishing for one (1) with top tier, expert Captains, box lunches included, round-trip airport transfer to/from airport ferry terminal, meals (starting with dinner on arrival night), three (3) meals a day & breakfast upon departure, bait, tackle and all-weather gear (Gear sizes based on availability), fish processing: filleting, vacuum sealed packaging, freezing and boxing (check the boxes at the airport, no expensive shipping!).  Package does not include alcohol, fishing license, gratuities, shipping fees, personal items or optional activities. Fishing licenses may be purchased on property. Fully guided fishing charters are based on 4 per cruiser so you may be paired up with other guests.  Available during June 15, 2019 through September 20, 2019 - Black Out Dates: August 13 &14, 2019.  Contact: Matt Herod Phone (907) 570-4420  Email MHerod@hmchospitality.com.

 

Sable Hunt

 

5 Day African Safari with Amanzi Safaris for 1 hunter and includes trophy fees for one Sable. Fly in and out of Bloemfontein International airport.  The ranch is located in the Free State.  Additional species available and additional hunters can be added at standard rates. Included: arrival and departing day/pick up and drop off at Bloemfontein International Airport, South Africa; accommodations, meals, laundry, refreshments, snacks and trophy field preparation. (Chalets have electricity, air-conditioning and hot running water.).  Outfitter representative is in attendance.  Contact Info: Sam Grammer  Email: sgrammer@q.com.

 

Can't make it to the event to bid in person on April 7th?  You can bid online here:  https://www.onlinehuntingauctions.com/2019-Phoenix-Chapter-SCI-Fundraiser-Banquet_as55912