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Live Auction

 

Great Hunts… …Great Cause!


Saturday afternoon, April 8th from 1:30 until 4:30, features the the
P&Y CLUB LIVE AUCTION.
The auction is a 
convention highlight where a significant portion of the money for our conservation and outreach programs is raised.

BELOW IS A PARTIAL LISTING OF THE GREAT HUNTS AVAILABLE AT THE 2017 P&Y LIVE AUCTION. MORE HUNTS AND ITEMS WILL BE ADDED BEFORE THE CONVENTION.

10 DAY ALASKAN BROWN BEAR HUNT

Donated by Peter Barela of Barela’s Alaskan Outfitters. Includes meals, lodging and guide service. Does not include travel to Cordova, license and permit, hotel and meals while in Cordova. Hunt available in 2017 or 2018. Do not miss this great opportunity to hunt brown bear with one of Alaska’s best.

6 DAY WHITETAIL HUNT IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

Donated by Bolen Lewis (dave@bolenlewis.com, 801-358-5441). November, 2017 (exact dates to be determined). One-on-one fully guided whitetail hunt from stands and blinds. Lodging, meals and transportation from Fort St. John, B.C. are included.

15 DAY ALBERTA BIGHORN HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER

Donated by long-time supporter Chad Lenz of Savage Bighorns Ltd. (lenz@explornet.com,

403-844-7603). Hunt available for 2018 or 2019 season.

5 DAY SONORA MEXICO COUE DEER HUNT FOR TWO

Donated by long-time supporter Steven Ward of Wards Outfitters (trophyhunts@wardsoutfitters.com, 520-404-5114).

5 DAY FULLY GUIDED ARCHERY HUNT FOR MISSOURI WHITETAIL

Donated by Dave Kirby of Northeast Missouri Outfitters (kirbyautobody@aol.com, 517-204-7038). This hunt is for a 125-inch buck or better. Includes 5 days of hunting for one, October 16-20th, 2017. Guide, meals, lodging and transportation to and from stands are included. License and travel not included.

7 DAY BROWN OR GRIZZLY BEAR HUNT 

Donated by long-time supporter Steve Perrins of Perrins Rainy Pass Lodge (theperrins2rainypasslodge.net, 907-733-2714 or 907-770-6304). This is a high-quality Alaskan bear hunt. The hunter can choose between a Brown or Grizzly Bear hunt after discussing details with the outfitter. There are different areas and seasons for the two species. The hunt can be taken in 2017 if available. Otherwise, it’s scheduled for the 2018 or 2019 season. The hunter must work with the outfitter in choosing the best hunting dates. This is a one-on-one guided hunt.  This package includes a life-size mount of the bear harvested during the trip, courtesy of Jaime Flewelling of Legends Taxidermy.


7 DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI FOR FOUR HUNTERS

Donated by Brian Lewis of Worlwide Destinations 4U (wwdestinations4u@gmail.com, 540-931-4087). One Blue Wildebeest, one Impala, one Blesbuck and one Warthog split between four hunters. All

daily fees included. Hunters may take additional animals for additional trophy fees. Ground

transportation to and from Polokwane airport are included. Hunt dates are 2017 or 2018. Lodge and chef services provided.


5 DAY ARCHERY HUNT OR 4 DAY RIFLE HUNT FOR WHITETAIL DEER IN MISSOURI OR IOWA

Donated by Joshua Sherrick of Monster Whitetail Outfitters (jjsherrick@gmail.com, 641-888-0742).

UTAH CONSERVATION PERMIT - LIMITED ENTRY DIAMOND MOUNTAIN ARCHERY ELK

This permit is made available by our long-time supporters The Utah Bowmens Association. Contact David Nielsen (dbnielsen1@gmail.com, 801-234-9779). We’re excited to once again have this permit

available to our members. Annual permit numbers are very limited for this unit (11 resident and

1 non-resident). This unit has a healthy elk population with a good number of Pope & Young-class bulls. PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE CERTAIN CONDITIONS THAT COME WITH THIS HUNT.  

6 DAY SPRING BLACK BEAR HUNT ON JACK CREEK PRESERVE

Donated by long-time supporter Jon Fossel of Jack Creek Preserve Foundation. (fossel711@aol.com, 970-884-4040). Six day spring black bear hunt on Jack Creek Preserves 4500 acres bordering 249,000 acre Lee Metcalf Wilderness Area. Hunt is for 2018. This is a self-guided hunt with cabin facilities provided. Transportation, food and license are the hunters responsibility. Tags are available “over-the-counter.” Youth or women may use a rifle if preferred.


4 DAY GUIDED WYOMING ANTELOPE HUNT

Donated by Charles Cureton of Ridgemaster Outfitting (ridgemaster@bresnan.net, 307-265-8229). This is a 2017 hunt. Season is August 15th-September 30th. Tag deadline for drawing is May 30th, 2017. Campground facilities are a part of this hunt. Meals are self-serve.

6 DAY ALBERTA MOOSE HUNT

Donated by Chad Lenz of Savage Encounters Inc. (lenz@explornet.com, 403-844-7603). This hunt is for the 2018 or 2019 season. 

7 DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI IN LIMPOPO REGION FOR FOUR HUNTERS

Donated by Brian Lewis of Worlwide Destinations 4U (wwdestinations4u@gmail.com, 540-931-4087). Each hunter recieves one Impala or one Blesbuck per person. All daily fees included. Hunters may take additional animals for additional trophy fees. Ground transportation to and from Polokwane

airport are included. Hunt dates are 2017 or 2018. Lodge and chef services provided.


6 DAY NEWFOUNDLAND SPRING BEAR HUNT

Donated by long-time supporters Otto and Annie Roberts of Roberts Outfitting (robertsoutfitting@email.com, 709-635-2251). Check with outfitter for dates. Two bear per tag. Hunt includes guide, lodging and meals. Transportation from Deer Lake airport to camp is provided.

6 DAY MONTANA COMBO ELK/DEER HUNT

Donated by long-time supporter Mike Parsons of Crow Creek Outfitters (bell47mp@yahoo.com,

406-267-3458) 

6 DAY 2 TAG ALBERTA BLACK BEAR HUNT FOR YOUTH (under 16) OR ADULT FEMALE

Donated by Don Lind and South Peace Outfitters (don@mrahunts.com, 780-536-554). Arrive and depart through Grand Prairie, Alberta. The hunter pays for license and permits. This is a 2018 guided hunt. Combo options for mountain caribou, grizzly, black bear and two wolves. Cabin, electricity and

showers. Cooking supplied.

2 ON 1, 8 DAY, WYOMING ARCHERY ELK HUNT IN THE RUT

Donated by Colby Gines of Wilderness Adventures, (4cgines@gmail.com, 307-272-5039).  A deep wilderness hunt in one of the most remote places in the lower 48. September 9-16 only.

5 DAY TROPHY WHITETAIL HUNT

Donated by long-time supporter Bob Keith of Barnes Keith Ranch (409-719-7514). Hunt includes

1 buck, 1 doe, 1 turkey and 1 hog.

5 DAY ARIZONA ARCHERY JAVELINA HUNT FOR 2

Donated by long-time supporter Steven Ward of Wards Outfitters (trophyhunts@wardsoutfitters.com, 520-404-5114)

6 DAY BAITED ONTARIO BLACK BEAR HUNT FOR ONE

Donated by Bob Bearman of Nipigon River Bear Hunts (bbearman@shaw.ca, 807-887-4091) 

4 DAY SPECTACULAR MOUNTAIN HUNT FOR 2 HUNTERS AND 2 OBSERVERS IN SPAIN 

Donated by Bruno Rosich of Trophy Hunting Spain (bruno@trophyhuntingspain.com).

PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE CERTAIN CONDITIONS THAT COME WITH THIS HUNT. 
(This is a 4-Day mountain hunt in Spain for 2 Hunters and 2 observers. This hunt can be taken in 2017/2018 (work out the dates with the Outfitter). BOTH hunters must hunt the SAME SPECIES and book a MINIMUM of 1 specie each based on the species price list, trophy fee and Medal surcharges. Hotel in Barcelona before and after the hunt is NOT included. Transportation to and from the Hotel, and during the hunt, are included. Meals and lodging are included during your hunt. A 21% VAT tax is NOT included. There is a minimum bid of $2,700 put on this donation.)

3 DAY/2-NIGHT LONG-RANGE FISHING TRIP ON A 60-FOOT CHARTER YACHT

Donated by Roark Brown of Homer Ocean Charters (roark.brown@icloud.com,907-399-1269).

Fishing trip for two people. Available dates are June 1st - Sept 10th, 2017. Catch the 60-foot yacht from Homer Alaska. Meals, on-board lodging and guided fishing included. Space for six availble.

Additional anglers are welcome at $1,800 per person.

5 DAY MANITOBA BLACK BEAR HUNT

Donated by Dean McCulloch (muskegout@mymts.net, 204-741-1021). One-on-one guided black bear hunt in Manitoba, Canada. Hunt includes tags, taxes, meals, lodging, guide and local transportation. This hunt is for 2018 or 2019. Cabin lodging and cooking provided.

 

6 DAY TROPHY ELK ARCHERY HUNT ON JACK CREEK PRESERVE

Donated by long-time supporter Jon Fossel of Jack Creek Preserve Foundation. (fossel711@aol.com, 970-884-4040). Six day trophy elk hunt on Jack Creek Preserves 4500 acres bordering 249,000 acre Lee Metcalf Wilderness Area. Hunt is for 2018. This is a self-guided hunt with cabin facilities provided. Transportation, food and license are the hunters responsibility. Tags are a draw, usually 100%. Deadline is March 15th. Youth or women may use a rifle if preferred.


10 DAY PLAINS GAME HUNT FOR 2 HUNTERS IN THE LIMPOPO REGION, SOUTH AFRICA
Donated by long-time supporter Willem Frost of Matlabas Game Hunters (info@matlabas.co.za, (014) 779-0969). Dates will be April 1st-Oct.30th agreed upon by the outfitter. PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE CERTAIN CONDITIONS THAT COME WITH THIS HUNT. 
(10-day hunt for TWO hunters (arrival and departure days are included in the package). The hunt can be taken between April 1st - October 30th, 2017 (work out the dates with the Outfitter). This is a ‘minimum’ 10 day hunt. The daily rates are included FOR THE FIRST FIVE DAYS. Also, included for each hunter is 1 Blue Wildebeest and 2 of any of the following: warthog, Impala, Steenbok, or Bush duiker. IMPORTANT: Transport to and from the Johannesburg Airport is EXCLUDED… $250 per hunter each way ($500. Total for each hunter). Additional species are available at the normal rate per the price list. Included: Lodging, meals, laundry service, Professional Hunter, trackers, skinners, and field prep for your animals.)

7 DAY CANADIAN MOOSE HUNT IN NEWFOUNDLAND

Donated by Rays Hunting & Fishing Lodge in conjunction with Bowhunting Safari Consultants. (ray@rayshunting-fishing.com, 709-635-3628). This hunt is for the 2017 or 2018 season. One-on-one hunt includes all license fees, accommodations, meals and transportation from Deer Lake airport.

3 DAY EASTERN PLAINS COLORADO ANTELOPE HUNT

Donated by Jeremy Fiscus of Sandy Hills Hunting Company in conjunction with Bowhunting Safari Consultants. (jeremy@sandyhillshunting.com, 970-580-0441). This is a blind hunt over water and will take place in August, 2017. Hunters responsible for license, hotel and meals. Transportation provided from hotel to hunting area.

7 DAY IDAHO COUGAR HUNT

Donated by Anthony Neidlinger of Whiskey Mountain Outfitters in conjunction with Bowhunting Safari Consultants. (hunts@whiskeymountainoutfitters.com, 208-369-7427). This hunt is for the 2018 season. Guided hunt includes all license fees. Hunters responsible for lodging and meals in either Boise or Mountain Home, ID. Hunters will be picked up and dropped off daily. If flying, a rental car for personal use is suggested.


6 DAY SPRING BLACK BEAR HUNT ON JACK CREEK PRESERVE

Donated by long-time supporter Jon Fossel of Jack Creek Preserve Foundation. (fossel711@aol.com, 970-884-4040). Six day spring black bear hunt on Jack Creek Preserves 4500 acres bordering 249,000 acre Lee Metcalf Wilderness Area. Hunt is for 2018. This is a self-guided hunt with cabin facilities provided. Transportation, food and license are the hunters responsibility. Tags are available “over-the-counter.” Youth or women may use a rifle if preferred.

FRED BEAR'S BORSALINO HAT (on permanent display at the Pope and Young Museum)

Winning bidder has his or her name engraved as co-owner along with all past owners. 

R750C-CAMO ELECTRIC FAT TIRE BIKE

Donated by Rambo Bikes. Contact Kyle Dillon (kyle@outdoorgroup.org, 320-295-1956). List price $2,995.

ONE-OF-A-KIND CONVENTION QUILT

Handcrafted and donated by Doug and Kathy Strecker (P&Y Membership Chair). This quilt is a

one-of-a-kind quilt made just for the St. Louis Convention. It is a large queen-size quilt.

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