1.Big Lake Acrylic Duck and Goose Call ~ Donated by Hugh McLaurin - www.biglakeduckcalls.com
These are great calls made by one of South Carolina’s top call makers. (Retail Value $350)
2.Hand Carved Working Decoys by Captain Harry Jobes - Canvasback Pair and Bluebill Pair
You are purchasing a pair of Canvasbacks and a pair of Bluebills carved and painted by in 1990 on the Eastern shore of Maryland by Captain Harry Jobes. Captain Harry has been carving working decoys for over 60 years and is recognized as a decoy carving legend. These four decoys are valuable collector's items. Donors Valuation $1,000.
3.Duck Hunt - North Carolina - 4 People, ½ day hunt ~ Donated by Carolina Waterfowlers, 910-263-3499
Four of you will hunt with Darrell McAuly, North Carolina’s best ring-necked duck and Canvasback hunting guide. Daily limits of 6 ring-necks per person. This hunt offers an excellent opportunity to shoot a bull canvasback on each hunt. Hunt over a spread of 500 decoys from comfortable blinds. You will be hunting concentrations of thousands of ducks. Breakfast included. Trip good for the November through January 2014/2015 season. You can book extra days and people at the regular rate. (Retail Value $600)
4.Hevi Metal Shotgun Shells - 4 Cases, 12 Gauge 1 1/4 ounce # 2 Shot ~ Donated by Hevi Shot
You are bidding on 4 cases of Heavy Metal shotgun shells. There are 250 rounds per case (ten boxes) for a total of 1,000 rounds. These top quality waterfowl shells are 12 gauge, 3 inch 1 1/4 ounce loads. This waterfowl load packs a punch traveling at 1,500 feet per second. (Retail Value $1,000)
5.AKC Registered Female Golden Retriever and Month of Training ~ Training Donated by Ricky Coward owner of Shady Grove Kennels - 803-892-5797
You are purchasing a championship bloodline AKC registered 8 week old female Golden Retriever puppy and a month of training at Shady Grove Kennels. Ricky Coward is an excellent dog trainer and experienced waterfowler. Ricky’s kennel and training program produces top quality retrievers that make great companions at home, in the duck blind or dove field. (Retail Value $1,200)
6.Edisto Island, Bay Creek Villas Condo Rental - 2 Bedroom, 1 Week Rental ~ Donated by Johnny and Kaki Williamson
This newly renovated two bedroom condo overlooks the marina on Edisto Island. The condo is fully furnished and will provide a perfect setting for your beach vacation. Rental subject to availability. Rental good for up to 12 months from purchase. (Retail Value $1,400)
7.The Lowcountry Collection Environmental Edition Prints ~ Donated by Jim Booth
These environmental edition prints are limited to a signed and numbered edition of only 95 prints.
“Shem Creek 1970’s” by Jim Booth
Jim Booth is best known for depicting the true Southern beauty of South Carolina scenery and this limited, environmental edition print is no exception. This image features the aging shrimp boats as they sit resting in the glow of the sunset on Shem Creek. Booth’s talent captures the essence of the time period and reminds all of us of days gone by.
“Shrimp Trawlers” by Jim Booth
Shrimp trawlers have long been part of our history, many of them a family industry shared for generations. Artist Jim
Booth captures trawlers as they make their way through saltwater creeks, bringing shrimp, crabs and other seafood to our home tables and to Charleston's restaurants. Signed and numbered, limited edition of 95 environmental edition prints.
“Lowcountry Sunset” by Jim Booth
Jim Booth is known for his ability to capture the natural beauty of the Lowcountry, and his newest prints are no exception. A live oak tree bathed in Spanish moss allows the rays of the afternoon sun to pass through its thick limbs, while the rest of the salt marsh settles down for the night. (Retail Value $3,000)
8.47 Inch Fire Kettle with Stand ~ Donated by Mike Till – www.Firekettles.com - 803-707-8540
This cast iron fire kettle is the perfect size for your hunt club or back yard. The kettle is cast iron and features a deluxe stand. (Retail Value $1,400)
9.Whitehouse Plantation Duck Hunt - 2 People, 1 Day ~ Donated by Don Quattlebaum
A unique opportunity to hunt this private Antebellum Plantation located at the confluence of the Pee Dee and Black Rivers north of Georgetown, SC You will enjoy hunting in 200 acres of planted private duck ponds. Excellent hunting for mallards, ring-necked ducks, teal and wood ducks. Two of you will arrive after lunch, enjoy an afternoon skeet shoot. Then enjoy a cocktail while you watch the evening duck flight. Return to the main house for dinner and relaxation. In the morning you will enjoy a guided duck hunt followed by breakfast. Hunt good for the 2014/2015 duck season (Donors Valuation $1,400)
10.Deux Cheneaux Plantation Turkey Hunt - 2 Person, 1 Day ~ Donated by Allen Bell
Two of you will arrive at this beautiful 1,200 acre plantation near Walterboro, SC the afternoon before the hunt. A guide will take you in the field to roost an old tom, then you will return to the lodge and enjoy a wildlife dinner, drinks, cigars, and relaxation. An early morning rise, the guide will call that roosted old tom off his roost and if all goes as planned you will have a chance to harvest a nice big tom turkey, later return to the lodge, where breakfast will be ready, with departure by noon. Hunt good for April 2014 only. (Value $1,700)
11.South Carolina Framed Duck Stamp Print Collection 1981 - 1997 ~ Donated by Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Smith
This set includes 17 museum quality framed, signed and numbered South Carolina state duck stamp prints. The set starts with the first of state duck stamp print from 1981 and goes through the 1997 print. The South Carolina Duck Stamp prints are some of the most valuable of all state duck stamp prints.. (Donors Valuation $7,500)
12.Alberta Duck & Goose Hunt – 2 person, 3 Days (More Hunters can book at regular rate) Black Dog Outfitters - Blaine Burns - 780-203-2876 ~ www.blackdogoutfitters.ca
You will hunt the grain fields, potholes, lakes and marshes around Tofield, Alberta. This area in Central Alberta is home to hundreds of thousands of migrating and staging ducks and geese. The area offers spectacular hunting for mallards, pintails, snow, spec and Canada geese. You can also enjoy great upland hunting for Hungarian Partridge. Trip is good for the September - November 2014 season. Includes meals, lodging and guides. Limits of 8 ducks, 8 dark geese and 20 snow geese per day. (Retail $4,800)
13.Sea Duck and Canada Goose Hunt with Danny Azzato in Long Island, NY 3 Hunters, 2 Days, Donated by Danny Azzato - 631-244-7516
Up to three gunners, 2 days of hunting. You and your guests will be hunting concentrations of thousands of old squaw, common eider, broadbill, surf and white wing scooter, mergansers and goldeneye. This trip also includes one afternoon Atlantic brant and Canada goose hunt with a variety of many other waterfowl species. You will be hunting out of a 21ft duck water boat and you can book extra days at a discounted rate. Danny also does taxidermy, he will discount each bird $50 that he mounts. This trip is good from November 1st, 2014- January 25th, 2015. Retail Value $3000.
14.Silver Lakes Plantation Duck and Quail Hunt - 2 Person, 1 & 1/2 Day ~ Donated by Don and Anna Marie Marshall
You are buying a 1 and ½ day quail and duck hunt at a private sporting plantation located on Highway 15 between Summerton and Sumter South Carolina. You will be hosted by the plantation manager. His family has been in the bird hunting, dog breeding and training business for three generations. You will be hunting over setters and pointers bred and trained on the plantation. You will hunt wild and early release quail and ducks. You and your guest will arrive at Silver Lakes Plantation at 9:00 a.m. and get geared up for an awesome morning quail hunt. After the hunt you will enjoy lunch at the Summerton Diner. You will return to the plantation for a short break and then enjoy an afternoon duck hunt. Silver Lakes Plantation floods 40 acres of corn, sorghum and jap millet and releases over 500 mallards each year. After the duck hunt you will enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres’ in the African Trophy Room. The evening steak dinner will be served in the plantation lodge. Enjoy a good night’s rest followed by a morning quail hunt on over 1400 acres of manicured quail habitat. After the morning quail hunt you will depart for home. Please contact Tommy Wilson, Plantation manager for available dates at 803-452-0948. (Retail Value $3,500)
15.South Dakota Firesteel Creek Lodge Ringneck Pheasant and opportunity Sharptail Grouse and Hungarian Partridge Hunt - 2 person, 3 days, 4 nights - www.firesteelcreeklodge.com - 605-850-3675
Firesteel Creek Lodge is the finest Ringneck Pheasant, Sharptail Grouse and Hungarian Partridge hunting lodge and outfitting operation in South Dakota. Guests hunt a different ranch every day with thousands of acres of private native prairie grassland and food plots. Firesteel Creek Lodge accommodates up to 26 guests at one time with 22 large, comfortable bedrooms. A majestic fireplace, constructed of rock from our ranches, is the focal point of a spacious lounge area. A full service bar, satellite TV and pool table add to your relaxation and recreation. Located six miles North of Isabel, South Dakota, the lodge overlooks the scenic Firesteel Creek.
Our guests will be hosted by third and fourth generation Lindskov family members. Those strong family ties have helped develop one of South Dakota's largest diversified ranching and farming operations. Expansion and conservation have gone hand in hand as over 95,000 trees have been planted during the past two decades. The family's love of the land will be evident as guests are guided over northern South Dakota's Grand River area. Hunt incudes:
All exquisite meals during your stay and upon arrival and departure
Bird processing, cleaning, freezing.
Daily Limit of 5 Birds per hunter (15 Total - Additional birds $39 ea)
Complimentary bar and lounge
Complimentary five stand sporting clays range and shells for clays range
Transportation TO and FROM THESE AIRPORTS ONLY...
--Bismarck International, Bismarck, North Dakota (BIS)
--Private Aircraft--Mobridge Municipal, Mobridge, South Dakota (MOB)
Our hunts do not include gratuities or hunting license.
Shells are not included in your hunt. You may bring your own or buy some at
the sporting goods store Scheels when we pick you up at the airport.
We also have shells available for purchase here at the lodge in all Gauges
Shipping is also not included for your birds-We ship next day air FEDEX
Heated kennels w/automatic waterers are available for those who wish to
bring their own dogs. Dogs are not permitted in the rooms at the lodge. Trip good for the October 2014 - January 2015 season. (Retail Value $7,390) 16.Beretta 687 Silver Pigeon V Gold Engraved 28 ga. Shotgun
Beretta is one of the finest gun makers in the world. This gold engraved deluxe wood over and under is a work of art. Great for hunting doves and quail. Case Included.
17.Offshore Fishing Trip - 53 foot Jarret Bay - 6 People, 1 Day ~ Donated by Chad Sanders, Quality Electric
Six of you will enjoy one day of offshore fishing on the Electric Bill a 53 foot Jarret Bay Custom Sportfishing Boat. This boat is air conditioned, fast and comfortable. Fishing for mahi-mahi, wahoo, tuna, sailfish and blue marlin. The boat is located at Patriots Point Marina in Mt. Pleasant. Trip good for April through August, 2014 time frame. Captain, Mate, Tackle and bait furnished. Purchaser should bring beverages and food. Tip for Mate and Captain not included (Retail Value $2,500)
18.Catahoula Lake, Louisiana Duck Hunt - 6 People, 3 Days ~ Donated by Brad O'Dell, email@example.com
Six of you will enjoy three days of hunting in a private blind on Catahoula Lake, Louisiana. Catahoula Lake is a shallow 30,000 acre lake loaded with chufa and other natural food plants. The lake winters over 500,000 waterfowl at peak numbers. The lake is also known for excellent canvasback hunting. Excellent hunting for teal, wigeon, gadwall, canvasbacks, pintails and ringnecks. A local guide will meet you to show you the blind. You will need your own boat and decoys to access the lake and fully camoflauged blind. Lodging is available in motels located in nearby Jina, La. Dates subject to availability during the November 2014 through January 2015 season. (Retail Value $2,250)
19.Saskatchewan Duck and Goose Hunt - 2 People, 3 Days ~ Donated by Duck Creek Outfitters – Sykes Mitchell –
541-771-4976 ~ www.duckcreekoutfitters.com
Duck Creek Outfitters is offering a two person three day four night hunt in Eastern Central Saskatchewan. Located near the Quill Lakes 2.5 hours east of Saskatoon. This area is Loaded with great numbers of Ducks and Geese. Daily limits of 8 ducks, 8 Canada geese and 20 Snow geese per day. World-class mallard, pintail, Canada, Snow and White-fronted goose hunting. Duck Creek Outfitters offers the complete waterfowl package. Duck Creek Outfitters has a Lodge and operation designed around waterfowl hunts. We include shotgun shells, bird cleaning, transportation to and from the field and all meals and lodging. With first class accommodations and a close proximity to outstanding shoots this is a hunt you will truly enjoy. This hunt has three morning hunts and two afternoon hunts. Hunt good for the 2014 September season. This hunt will have availability to add two hunters to the group at the normal rate. We only hunt in groups of four plus a guide. (Retail Value $4,900)
20.Casa Carolina Costa Rica 1 Week House Rental ~ Donated by Jamie Walker - www.casacarolinaquepos.com
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica on the Pacific Coast offers an abundance of natural beauty and excitement, and Casa Carolina is your perfect home base for exploring what the area has to offer, including world-class sport fishing, beautiful beaches, surfing, white water rafting, zip lining through the jungle, eco-touring and extreme adventure activities as well as indulging in the high-class comforts of the home. This multi-million dollar home features 4 bedrooms and will sleep up to 12 people. The home features an infinity pool and beautiful gardens that overlook the Pacific Ocean. The rental is subject to availability and is good for March 2014 through February 2015. (Retail Value $5,000)
21.Costa Rica Frenzy Sportfishing Trip - 3 Days of Fishing for 6 People ~ www.frenzysportfishing.com
The new 43 - foot "Frenzy III" is one of the premier charter boats in the Quepos, Costa Rica fleet. The vessel and crew assure the finest fishing experience in the flat calm Pacific waters off Quepos. Frenzy’s tournament winning crew are experts in fishing for marlin, sailfish, mahi mahi, yellowfin tuna, wahoo and grouper offshore as well as guiding anglers to some of the best inshore Costa Rica fishing for roosterfish, snook and snapper. Fly tackle is available. Trip good until May 1, 2015. Airfare, Lodging, meals and tips not included. Local hotel lodging a short walk from the Marina is available but not included. (Retail Value $5,400)
22.Trinchera Ranch Archery Elk Hunt - 1 Person, 5 Days ~ Donated by Trinchera Ranch
Trinchera Ranch (Formerly Known as the Forbes Ranch) is a 171,000 acre private ranch located near Fort Garland, Colorado. The entire Ranch is managed for trophy Elk with Archery only hunting for Bull Elk. Hunting pressure is limited to 60 archery Bull Elk hunters per year. Ranch elevations range from 8,000 feet to 14,037 feet at the top of Blanca Peak. Harvested bull elk average scoring 330 Boone and Crocket. There is a 70% harvest success rate on 6x6 bull elk. Deluxe accommodations, gourmet meals and guide included. air fare, meat processing, taxidermy and gratuity not included. Hunt good for the September - October Colorado Archery Elk season. (Minimum Value $10,000)
23.South African Plains Game Hunt and Wingshooting Adventure, 4 People, 5 Days - Donated by Wild Wildebeest Lodge (Mike and Karen Helbing) and Numzaan Safaris - www.numzaan.com - 608-572-2389
Four of you will be hunting private ranches for a large variety of plains game. Hunt includes deluxe lodging, meals, beverages and one professional hunter for every 2 hunters. Hunt also includes trophy fees for one Blesbuck, one Impala, one Warthog, and one Black - backed Jackal that will be shared among the hunters. If the group upgrades the hunt to 10 days one blue wildebeest will also be included. Hunters can shoot a large variety of plains game including Kudu, wildebeest and many other species for additional trophy fees. Hunt also includes one day of wing shooting for the entire group to be taken after all trophies have been taken. Air fare to and from Johannesburg, tips, dip and packing fee, bird shooting permits and hunting licenses not included. Trip good for March through October 2014 or 2015. (Retail Value $8,600)
24.2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Series 4 WD Extended Cab Pickup Truck with Warn Winch
This company owned truck has been well maintained and serviced every 3,000 miles. The truck is in excellent condition. The four wheel drive truck has 183,177 miles and is powered by a 5.3 liter V8 gasoline engine with 4 speed automatic transmission. The truck has a tool box, 6 1/2 foot bed with bed liner. The truck features a heavy duty front bumper with warn winch. (Kelly Blue Book Private Party Sale Value $12,296)
25.SCWA/Brown Dog Hunt Club Property Duck Hunt ~ 3 People, 1 Day - 2014/2015 Season
Three of you will enjoy a guided duck hunt on the new 135 acre SCWA managed duck impoundment adjacent to the SCWA Wildlife Education Center. This is the largest duck pond in the area and is planted with corn, chufa, rice and jap millet. In addition 2,500 mallards are released annually on the property. You will arrive in the afternoon before your hunt and enjoy a cocktail while watching the evening duck flight. Then enjoy an oyster roast and dinner followed by the evening hunt talk. Bunk house lodging included. The next morning you will enjoy a guided duck hunt followed by breakfast. Your ducks will be cleaned and packaged for the ride home. This does not include $100 tip for guide who will provide guide services, decoys and bird cleaning. (Retail Value $1,800)
26.Ancient Cypress Paddle by Philip Greene
This beautiful paddle is hand crafted by artist Philip Greene from 40,000 year old Ancient Cypress mined from a sand pit near Lake City, South Carolina. The paddle features a beautiful hand drawing of a wood duck in a cypress swamp. Artist Philip Greene is one of the finest wood working craftsman in the world. His artwork has sold for over $150,000. A paddle similar to this one sold at our Camp Woodie offshore tournament auction for over $5,000.
27.Kiawah Island Maritime Luxury Villa 4 Bedroom, 4 Bath 1 Week Rental ~ Donated by Philip Horn
One week rental in this fully furnished luxury 4 bedroom, 4 bath 2700 square foot new villa located next to the Sanctuary and 200 yards from the Beach on Kiawah Island Resort. Beautiful views, pool and easy beach access will make this a great vacation spot for 4 couples or an entire family. Great outdoor kitchen for grilling out with the family by the pool. Rental good for one year from date of purchase. Rental subject to availability during the September through May months. (Retail Value $5,000)
28.Elk Hunt at Timberlake Elk Ranch – One Person, 3 Days ~ www.timberlakeelkranch.com – 605-850-3675
You will be hunting on a private 8,000 acre ranch in western South Dakota with a resident herd of over 700 elk. This is a top quality managed elk ranch. You will be allowed to shoot up to a 350 B&C class elk. A larger bull can be shot for an additional fee. Trip good for September through November 2014. Trip includes deluxe lodging, meals and guides. Additional hunters can book at the regular rate. The ranch also features buffalo hunts, whitetail deer and upland bird hunts for pheasants for an additional fee. (Retail Value $7,995)
29.Central Oregon Waterfowl & Upland Bird Combo Hunt Package - Two People, Three Days - Donated by Duck Creek Outfitters, Sykes Mitchell - 541-771-4976, www.duckcreekoutfitters.com
Two nights three full days of guided hunting for Canada geese, mallards, pheasants and chukar. All inclusive. Meals lodging, shells, bird processing, licensing and airport pick up, Guided waterfowl hunts for ducks and geese, and guided upland hunts for both pheasants and chuckar. More hunters can book at the regular rate. (Retail Value $5,100)
30.Angel Oak by Kent Porth - Donated by Kent Porth
This is an oversized professionally framed photograph of South Carolina's world famous Angel Oak. Kent Porth is an acclaimed South Carolina photographer who is best known for his unique awe inspiring photographs of South Carolina natural and man made wonders.
31.Interlaken Plantation Quail Hunt - 2 People, 1 Day ~ Donated by Gary and Carolyn Dietrich
You and your guest will enjoy one day of wild and early release quail hunting on this exclusive private 3,000 acre Plantation near Cameron, SC. You will enjoy a morning quail hunt, plantation lunch and afternoon quail hunt. Interlaken features over 2,000 acres of manicured quail habitat. Dogs, guides and lunch included. Trip good for the December - February 2014 - 2015 quail season only ($3,000 Value)
32.Zulu Nyala Group African Photo Safari - 2 People – 6 Days
Two of you will enjoy 6 days of African Photo Safari in South Africa. Deluxe accommodations and service includes 3 meals per day and 2 daily game drives. Great cultural entertainment and abundant African wildlife. Additional people can book at the regular rate. Trip good for two years from date of purchase. (Retail Value $3,950)
33.Saskatchewan Whitetail Deer Hunt - 1 Person, 6 Days ~ Donated by Lost Creek Outfitters - Wade and Angella Maynard - www.lostcreekoutfitters.biz - 306-768-3834
This is an excellent opportunity to hunt some of the best whitetail deer country in North America. Saskatchewan is the home of big whitetails and this is your chance to harvest a 145 plus Boone and Crocket whitetail. Lost Creek Outfitters is located 23 miles east of Carrot River Saskatchewan on the edge of rich prairie farmland and the Pasquia Hills Provincial Forest. This area grows big whitetails. You will be hunting during the month of November, 2014 on thousands of acres of prime habitat from heated blinds. Baiting is allowed in Saskatchewan and each hunting area is baited well in advance of and during hunting season to congregate does in the area to attract rutting bucks. Your hosts will be Wade and Angella Maynard who run a top quality family outfitting business with over 20 years of combined experience. The hunt includes hunting lodge accommodations, home cooked meals, wireless high speed internet, big screen tv, professional guide (1 guide for every two hunters), skinning and caping. Tips, license, airfare to Saskatoon, SK and transportation to and from the airport not included. A shuttle service to and from the airport is available for $200. Extra hunters can book at the regular rate. A maximum of 6 hunters per week. (Retail Value $4,200)
34.FNAR 308 ~ Donated by FN Corporation
This is the most popular hog hunting gun on the market.
35.20 Pallets of Sod – Donated by Super Sod
Your are bidding on 20 pallets of Centipede or Bermuda Sod Super Sod is the Southeast's Premier quality sod producer. Extra pallets can be purchased at the regular price. Delivery cost is not included but can be arranged with Super Sod. Each pallet will cover 500 square feet for a total coverage of 10,000 square feet (Retail Value $2500)
36.Mexico West Coast Duck and Dove Hunt - 2 People, 3 Days ~ Gabinos Outdoor Adventures -
Frank Ruiz - 011-521-644-447-0640 ~ www.frankruiz.biz
Enjoy some of the finest duck and dove hunting in the world with SCWA 2000 Outfitter of the year Frank Ruiz. Gabinos Outdoor Adventures has been rated as the best duck and dove hunting operation on the west coast of Mexico. From the lodge located in Obregon you will hunt pintails, wigeon, redheads, lesser scaup, green-winged teal, cinnamin teal and pacific Brant. Airboats will take you to one of hundreds of blinds located on the coastal marshes of the sea of cortez. Over two million waterfowl winter in this area. The owner, Frank Ruiz has given this hunt to support Camp Woodie. Don’t miss this opportunity. Guides, deluxe lodging, meals and bird cleaning included. tips for guides and cooks and airfare to Obregon, Mexico not included. Trip good for November 2014 - February 2015. (Retail Value $5,300)
37.Wild Turkey Hunt - 2 Person, 2 Days ~ Donated by Gene Tucker - The Forks Sportsman's Club
You and your guest will enjoy two days of guided turkey hunting. The Forks Sportsman's Club features 3,200 acres of the best turkey habitat in South Carolina. The property is nestled between the Pacolet and Broad Rivers near Gaffney, SC. The property is a mix of mature hardwood and pine timber stands with a mixture of small open fields. You will see hundreds of turkeys on this hunt. Hunt club lodging and guides are included in the hunt. Hunt good for the spring 2014 turkey season. (Retail Value $1,600)
38.Bristol Marina, Ashley River Charleston, South Carolina 3 Month Boat Slip Rental for a boat up to 35 feet long. Donated by Robbie Freeman - www.thebristolmarina.com
You will enjoy 3 months of free dockage for your boat at the beautiful Bristol Marina located on the Ashley River in Charleston, SC next to the Highway 17 Ashley river bridge. This Marina is one of the newest in Charleston with top line facilities and service. 14' maximum air draft. Only available to new boat slip renters. (Retail Value $1,500)
39.The Coastal Collection - Environmental Edition signed prints by Jim Booth
These Environmental Edition prints are from a limited edition of 95 signed and numbered prints. These are the most limited of all Jim Booth editions.
“Ebb Tide” by Jim Booth
Ebb tide is the period between high tide and low tide when the water seemingly flows away from the shore. Only an artist as talented as Jim Booth can provide such a realistically breathtaking painting such as this limited environmental edition print. He captures the ever changing hues of the Carolina sunset and the movement of the ocean breeze gently blowing the grasses on the dunes with every magnificent stroke of his brush.
“Surf’s Up” by Jim Booth
Hurricane Irene skimmed the South Carolina coast in late August of 2011 once again reminding our state of Mother Nature’s true power and providing Jim Booth with inspiration to once again capture the beauty that hides within these potentially ferocious storms just as he did with Hurricane Hugo in September of ’89. In this limited environmental edition image, the waves are shown violently crashing around the end of the pier and quickly calming as they roll towards shore.
“Carolina Legacy” by Jim Booth
With this print you will take a trip back through time to the Morris Island Lighthouse. Jim’s painting depicts the Morris Island Lighthouse as it looked in 1896. This venerable tower still stands to remind us of the noble legacy of our treasured maritime history. This is an Environmental Edition and is limited to 95 prints. (Retail Value $3,000)
40.Cordoba Argentina High Volume Dove Hunt - 4 People, 3 Days ~ Argentina Wild Wings - www.argentinawildwings.com - 877-294-2622
You and your guest will enjoy the finest dove shooting in the world. There are over 83 million doves in the Cordoba area. It is easy to shoot 1,000 to 3,000 rounds of shells per day! Trip includes deluxe estancia lodging, gourmet meals, open bar, guides, bird boys and beverages. Trip does not include air transportation, hunting licenses, permits, tips, shells and transportation from Argentina airport to lodge ($80 per person). Trip good through December 2014 (no time extensions allowed). You can book additional hunters at the full rate of $1,785 per person. The outfitter can also set up duck and pigeon shooting for an additional charge. Must book two months prior to trip. Dates subject to availability (Retail Value $7,140)
41.Eight hours of Cat 320 Track Hoe Work ~ Donated by Jason Hackworth - Triple H Specialties - 803-427-3771
You are purchasing eight (8) hours of Cat 320 track hoe work by an experienced operator in land clearing and duck pond construction. Equipment hauling is not included. (Retail value $1,500).
42.Isle of Palms Beach House Rental – 411 Ocean BLVD – 1 Week Rental – 7 Bedroom, 6 Bath Home - Donated by Mel Miles - 843-886-4753 -www.exclusivepropertiesus.com
With the three sided infinity-vanishing edge pool, incredible ocean views, glass elevator, 750-gallon saltwater aquarium, roof deck hot tub, Viking stainless steel appliances, this is the nicest seven bedroom modern vacation rental in the Charleston area. Located directly across from the beach, you still have front row views because of the beachfront vacant lot directly across. If you are planning a family vacation, you will have plenty of room because this home sleeps up to sixteen people. The interior of this 4,000 square foot vacation home contains seven bedrooms beautifully furnished and designer decorated as well as six (two are 1/2) bathrooms. Three bedrooms have their own private bath and two bedrooms share a Jack-n-Jill bathroom. There is also 2000 additional square feet of outdoor decks which display spectacular ocean views. Just 20 minutes from historic downtown Charleston.
This two-story beautiful, luxury home is located on "Millionaire’s Row" (Ocean Boulevard), five blocks from the heart of Isle of Palms. Your beach access is straight out the front door across the street. Swimming pool, Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, granite countertops throughout, large great room, several porches with rocking chairs. Immaculate home. After a day at the beach, jump in the elevated infinity pool with ocean views and relax in the outdoor living area appointed with a Viking grill, Viking refrigerator, sink and ice maker. Some of the features you can enjoy as did former guests including Edwin McCain and U.S. presidential candidate, Rick Santorum, are: gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances, including a warming drawer, 6-burner gas stove, double ovens, Viking wine cooler (2 in house), triple sink and island. Family room has 750-gallon saltwater aquarium with exotic fish and “Nemo”, 52 in. flat screen TV, elevator (with 2 glass see-through sides to see aquarium and ocean views), bar area with sink and wine cooler. Master shower has 7 shower heads, jacuzzi tub with chromatherapy lights and a water fill from the ceiling, two-sided fireplace seen from master bed and bath. Ping pong table in the garage. Jacuzzi on 3rd level rooftop crow's nest. Much, much more!!
This home is managed by the luxury vacation rental company, Exclusive Properties, featured on the Travel Chanel in 2011. Exclusive Properties’ team includes a full–time concierge to assist you with dining reservations, in–house chefs, excursions, as well as a USSG Captain providing you inshore or offshore fishing aboard a 24’ Shearwater or 35’ Contender. Edwin McCain praises our company, ”Exclusive Properties is the most exclusive, and attentive property management company I have ever used.”
Exclusive Properties is owned by Shelley and Mel Miles, former SCWA committeeman. Please call Mel directly on cell for booking availability. Rental good for a Spring or Fall 2014 Rental (Rental Rate $6,000-$7,000)
43.Louisiana Duck and Goose Hunt - 3 Person, 2 Day - Doug’s Hunting Lodge ~ Gueydan, LA - 800-888-0960, dougshuntinglodge.com
Enjoy two days of great duck hunting in the Sportsman’s paradise. Excellent hunting for pintails, wigeon, gadwall and teal. Trip is good for the November 2014 through January 2015 season. Louisiana winters over 25% of all the ducks in North America. Trip Includes lodging, meals and guides. Extra days can be booked at the regular rate. You must book your trip dates by the end of April 2014 (Retail Value $1,800)
44.Corporate Planning Retreat - Up to 24 People, 3 Days & 3 Nights ~ SCWA Wetland Wildlife Center - 803-452-6001
You and your corporate associates will have exclusive use of the 410-acre SCWA’s Wetland Wildlife Center. This quiet facility located next to Lake Marion near Summerton, SC is the perfect get away for a corporate meeting or planning retreat. The facility features a 2,800 square foot log cabin lodge with deluxe commercial kitchen. Three different meeting rooms are available. Three Southland log home cabins and one 8 bedroom cypress cabin on site sleep up to 42 adults in 21 double occupancy rooms. All buildings feature porches with rocking chairs. Each building overlooks Bullington Pond, a 25 acre fishing lake with a dock and wetland nature trail. The facility also features a 3,600 square foot pavilion with barbecue pit, grills and oyster pit. There is also a 5-stand sporting clays range available for rent. Excellent meals can be catered by our on-site cooks for just $25 per day per person. Oyster roasts are also available. The facility is located within 30 minutes of ten golf courses. All proceeds from the rental of the facility go to support Camp Woodie. Rental includes lodging and maid service for three days and three nights. (Retail Value $5,250)
45.Louisiana Duck Hunt - 2 People, 3 Days ~ Ducks Plus Hunting Lodge - Houma, LA - Milton Petrie - 985-637-2404
Louisiana winters over 25% of all the ducks in North America. Louisiana has over 10 million acres of marsh. Two hunters will enjoy great marsh duck hunting for pintails, gadwall, teal, wigeon, mallards and a variety of waterfowl species. Enjoy great Cajun cuisine. Trip good for the November 2014 through January 2015 season. Includes meals, lodging and guides. (Retail $1,800)
46. The Habitat Collection by Jim Booth ~ Donated by Jim Booth
These Environmental Edition prints are from a limited edition of 95 signed and numbered prints. These are the most limited of all Jim Booth editions.
“Sea Island Lagoon” by Jim Booth
Once more, artist Jim Booth has captured the tranquility of a Lowcountry marsh scene with Sea Island Lagoon. Coastal palmetto trees frame the quiet solitude of a snowy egret, perched in sharp contrast above the marsh grass and gently flowing tributary. It’s infused with soft and brilliant blue and green shades.
“Southern Charm” by Jim Booth
You are bidding on another beautiful print by South Carolina artist, Jim Booth. This signed and numbered environmental edition print features the vibrant colors of the azaleas and a majestic swan in the mirror like water. Bid wisely to add this to your Booth collection.
“Beachcombers” by Jim Booth
Once again, artist Jim Booth has captured the magic of a Lowcountry shoreline. Booth depicts Brown Pelicans gracing the surface of an early morning beach, while a local shrimp trawler harvests the ocean’s bounty in the distance. The scene is framed by palmetto trees and sea oats atop sandy dunes. Signed and numbered in limited edition.
(Retail Value $3,000)
47.Hand Carved Working Decoys by Captain Harry Jobes - Greenwing Teal pair, Bluewing Teal pair and Drake Cinnamon Teal
You are purchasing five teal decoys hand carved and painted in the early 1990's on the Eastern shore of Maryland by Captain Harry Jobes. Captain Harry has been carving working decoys for over 60 years and is recognized as a decoy carving legend. These four decoys are valuable collector's items. Donors Valuation $1,250.
48.Rosebank Plantation Duck Hunt - 2 people, 1 day ~ Hunt donated by Smith Ragsdale. 843-833-5244
A unique opportunity to hunt this 2,000 acre Antebellum Rosebank Plantation on the Pee Dee river near Georgetown, SC. You will enjoy excellent hunting in planted private duck ponds for mallards, ring-necked ducks, teal and wood ducks. Lodging and guided hunt included. (Donors Valuation $1,400)
49.MFED Deluxe - Modular Feed Distribution and Storage System
Donated by Slayem Game Products - Jim Boone - www.redblufflodge.com/803-584-7363/mobile-803-300-1179
The MFED feed distribution and storage system is the ultimate in wildlife feed storage technology. The MFED Deluxe holds 2,000 lbs or 35 bushels of shelled corn, sorghum, or other grain. You can pull the MFED to your select suppliers and purchase 35 bushels at one time allowing you to save a substantial amount of money on feed costs. The MFED Deluxe allows you to spread or dump feed for deer, hogs and quail. The MFED keeps your grain dry and away from pests. The MFED can be pulled with a truck or all terrain vehicle. (Retail Value $3,500)
50.SCWA November Opening Day Duck Hunt – 4 Person, 1 Day ~ SCWA Wildlife Education Center - (803) 452-6001
Enjoy a fantastic duck hunt on over 100 acres of flooded corn, chufa and jap millet. You and your guests will arrive at 4:00 p.m. to watch the evening flight of thousands of ducks. After the sun sets you will enjoy cocktails, dinner and the night before duck season party. A roaring fire and superb dinner will await you in the main lodge along with log cabin lodging. Your party will hunt from comfortable blinds located in flooded corn, rice, millet, chufa and moist soil fields. Abundant duck species include mallards, ring-necked ducks, green-winged teal and a variety of other species. Your game will be cleaned for you while you enjoy a large country style breakfast before your return to the real world. Trip good for opening day of the November 2014 season (Retail Value $2,800)
51.Peak of the Rut Camp Woodie Whitetail Deer Hunt – 6 People, 2 Days
Six of you will arrive at Camp Woodie at noon on Friday, October 31, 2014. You will enjoy an afternoon deer hunt, Saturday morning and afternoon deer hunt and Sunday morning deer hunt. You will be hunting from comfortable baited stands. All meals, beverages, lodging and guides included. (Retail Value $4,500)
52.Offshore Fishing Trip - 4 People, 1 Day ~ Donated by Bob Hanner 704-995-2300
Four of you will enjoy one day of offshore fishing on a 29 foot Regulator powered by twin 250 hp Yamaha engines. This boat is fast and comfortable. Fishing for mahi-mahi, wahoo and bill fish. The owner and mate have years of offshore fishing experience. The boat is located at Wild Dunes Marina on Isle of Palms. Trip good for May or June, 2014 time frame. Tackle and bait furnished. Purchaser should bring beverages and food. Standard tip for mate is $100 extra. (Retail Value $2,000)
53.North Carolina Offshore Fishing Trip on the Salvation - 2 Days - 6 People
Donated by Dare To Hyde Outdoor Adventures - www.daretohyde.com 252-926-WILD
Two days of offshore fishing out of Swan Quarter and Ocracoke, NC on a 50 foot Omie Tillet Sportfisherman. Great fishing for white marlin, blue marlin, yellow fin tuna, dolphin and wahoo. Includes two days of fishing and one nights lodging for 6 people. (Retail Value $3,650)
54.Santee Cooper Country Bass Fishing with Inky Davis - 2 People, 1 Day
Donated by Inky Davis - 803-934-6069, www.inkydavis.com
Two people will arrive on Friday or Saturday evening after 7:00 p.m. at SCWA’s Wetland Wildlife Center Chace Lodge. That evening you will enjoy a roaring fire along with open bar and evening snacks. Then settle in for a good night sleep. Inky Davis will meet you at 7:00 a.m. and take you to the Summerton Diner for a hearty country breakfast. You will then enjoy a full day of fishing with one of the southeast’s finest bass fishing guides. Lunch and tackle are also included. Trip good through 2014.
55.Lake Marion 4 Bedroom Furnished Luxury Condo Weekend Rental - 2 nights, 3 days Donated by North Shore at Lake Marion - ww.northshorevillasandmarina.com
You will enjoy a weekend 2 night and 3 day stay in a lake front luxury 4 bedroom condo located on Lake Marion near exit 102 on I-95. Bring the boat and enjoy a great lake vacation. The rental also allows access to the club house and swimming pool. Rental good for one year from date of purchase. Retail Value $650
56.Quack Shack Duck Club - 4 Person 1/2 Day Duck Hunt ~ Donated by Jim Roquemore - 843-531-4443
Four of you will enjoy this private plantation morning duck hunt followed by breakfast at the Quack Shack. Great hunting for mallards and wood ducks over flooded corn and natural habitat. Hunt good for the November - January 2014/2015 season (Retail Value $2,400)
57.Georgia Sporting Double- Atlanta Braves & Atlanta Falcons-Donated by Howe Construction, Inc Stan Howe 678.427.2923 firstname.lastname@example.org
You and a guest will enjoy tailgating before a 2014 Braves home game, dinner at the Hank Aaron 755 Club and great seats (bring your glove), Secondly-tailgating and dinner at an eclectic historical pub and then a short walk thru thousands of avid fans to experience a 2014 Falcons home game Value: $ 750.00
58.SCWA Engraved Browning Silver Hunter 20 ga.
This is one of only 30 limited edition engraved shotguns featuring the SCWA logo and a beautifully engraved waterfowl scene.
59.Set of Three Framed Kent Porth Photographic Portraits Donated by Kent Porth
“Old Sheldon Church Ruins” by Kent Porth Nature Photography
This is a beautiful archive quality framed photographic portrait of the ruins of Old Sheldon Church located near Yemassee, SC. Kent Porth is known for his subject matter and the quality of his work.
“Palm – Kiawah Island, South Carolina” – by Kent Porth
This striking black and white photograph of palm trees on Kiawah Island, SC would be an interesting and majestic scene to add your home today!
“After the Game – Taillighting” – By Kent Porth
On September 15th, 2012 the Carolina Gamecocks stepped off Williams Brice field with a commanding victory over UAB (49-6). The game marked Coach Steve Spurrier's 200th College Coaching Win. This dynamic photograph shows Williams Brice, in all its glory, after the game!
60.Charleston Inshore Fishing Charter – up to 4 people ~ Donated by Lou Tocci – Wits End Outfitters, 803-309-9334
Enjoy (6) hours of outstanding inshore fishing for redfish, seatrout and flounder aboard a very comfortable 24’ bay boat. All tackle, food and beverages included. Pickup and drop off at Water’s Edge Restaurant on Shem Creek. Trip good from May – November 2014; we can plan the trip around your schedule. (Retail Value $600)
61.SCWA Opening Day, December 2014 Duck Hunt Guided by SCWA Executive Director David Wielicki
4 Person, 1 Day ~ SCWA Wildlife Education Center - (803) 452-6001 - www.scwa.org
Enjoy a fantastic duck hunt on over 100 acres of flooded corn, chufa and jap millet. You and your guests will arrive at 4:00 p.m. to watch the evening flight of thousands of ducks. After the sun sets you will enjoy cocktails, dinner and the night before duck season party. A roaring fire and superb dinner will await you in the main lodge along with log cabin lodging. Your party will hunt from comfortable blinds located in flooded corn, rice, chufa, millet and moist soil fields. Abundant duck species include mallards, ring-necked ducks, green-winged teal and a variety of other species. Your game will be cleaned for you while you enjoy a large country style breakfast before your return to the real world. Trip good for opening day of the December 2014 season (Retail Value $2,800)