SCI Novi Chapter

2017

June 15 - Awards Banquet

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 Annual Fundraiser Banquet

 

February 17- 18, 2017

MGM Grand Hotel and Casino

 

 

2017 Banquet Flyer

 

 

2017 Auction items

  • Please keep in mind that these items will be split between both the Friday night auction and the Saturday night auction.  As the event gets closer, we may update the lists with specific Friday night auction items and Saturday night auction items.

  • Please keep in mind that the Novi Chapter may have multiple donations of the same items.  For example, we will be auctioning off multiple gift certificates from some of our taxidermist donors.

  • The Novi Chapter may delete any of these items prior to the event.

  • More items will be added to this list as the items are completed.

  • Please feel free to contact donors@scinovi.com with any questions that you may have concerning any of the auction items.

 

Updated as of 2/6/2017

MICHIGAN DEER HUNT FOR ONE YOUTH HUNTER

Leonard A. Kruszewski, SCI Life Member and SCI Novi Chapter past President, has generously donated a Michigan deer hunt to be taken during the 2017 Early Youth Weekend Hunt. This is a youth hunt to be taken at the 4 K Ranch in Curran, Michigan. Come hunt northeast Michigan’s “Club Country” for a memory of a lifetime with your child. Deer are free ranging over 120 acres of rolling hardwoods. Hunt is for one youth who would qualify under the Michigan Youth Hunt rules for the weekend of September 16-17, 2017. Hunter must be chaperoned by a parent or legal guardian. This donation includes use of hunting blinds, lodging in a private cabin, food, non-alcoholic beverages, and overnight accommodations for Friday and Saturday nights. This is a two day, weekend hunt for the hunter’s choice of one buck or one doe. This donation does not include processing or hunting license. Please thank Leonard Kruszewski for this great donation when you see him in the crowd tonight.

4K Ranch
   
Donated By: Leonard A. Kruszewski
4K Ranch
  248-408-8087
  lakruszewski@aol.com
   
   
Donor Value: $1,000.00  
 

 

SEVEN DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI FOR ONE HUNTER AND ONE NON-HUNTER
Andrew Harvey from Andrew Harvey Safaris has generously donated a seven day South African safari for one hunter and one observer. This safari will take place in the Eastern Cape of South Africa during open dates from March – October, 2017 or 2018. This donation includes the trophy fees for one East Cape kudu and also includes a certificate for $1000 of taxidermy work with Karoo Taxidermy. This is a rifle hunt only. Also included are full accommodations, all meals, soft drinks, beer and wine, 1x1 guide fees, licenses, transportation for hunting, airport pick-up and return to Port Elizabeth airport, and field prep of animals. With this donation the winning bidder must take at least three additional animals off the trophy fee price list. Previous winners of this donation are not eligible. The hunt is transferable and can be upgraded. Additional hunters can be added and additional days can be added for $400 per day. Non-hunters and non-hunting days can be added for $225 per day. Not included are firearm permits, before and after hunt accommodations and transportation, dipping and packing/expediting charges, gratuities and additional trophy fees. The taxidermy donation is not transferable or redeemable for cash, and it cannot be used towards dip and pack. It is only valid in combination with the donation of Andrew Harvey Safaris. Please stop by and see Andrew in his booth tonight and see his great selection of animals. References: Nick and Karen Leon, John Thompson. Andrew Harvey Safaris
   
Donated By: Andrew Harvey Safaris
Box 849, Gonubie
South Africa, 5256
011-43-740-5742
amharvey@harveysafaris.co.za
www.harveysafaris.co.za
Donor Value: $6,345.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SEVEN DAY BRITISH COLUMBIA HUNT FOR SPECIES OF CHOICE FOR TWO HUNTERS
Kevan Bracewell of B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters has generously donated a seven day hunt in the Chilcotin Mountains of southwest British Columbia. This donation is for two hunters. The successful bidders will have their choice of six species to hunt: wolf, black bear, mule deer, bobcat/lynx, birds and fish are all available. The winning bidders may also use the donation value as credit for upgrading the hunt to a mountain goat, moose, cougar, or bighorn sheep. This 2x1 guided hunt can be taken in the spring, fall or winter of 2017 or 2018. Hunting method is rifle, muzzleloader, crossbow, or bow. Handguns are not permitted. Hunting will be done by vehicle, foot, horseback or snowmobile depending on the season and species, and take place in either ranch lodge/base camps or spike camps. Donation can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, days and species per the outfitter’s price list. Not included are taxes, tags and license costs. You will be guided by a licensed professional guide that gives 110% on over 2,000 square miles of managed land, known to produce exceptional trophies. Stop by the B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters booth and get more details about the great hunts that they have to offer. Reference: Jon Munger, Jeff Skinner, David Haney, Chris Mayer BC Trophy Mountain Outfitters
   
Donated By: Kevan Bracewell
B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters
PO Box 1419
Lillooet, British Columbia
Canada, V0K 1V0
800-251-0913
info@bctrophymountainoutfitters.com
www.bctrophymountainoutfitters.com
Donor Value: $11,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SEVEN DAY BRITISH COLUMBIA HUNT FOR SPECIES OF CHOICE
Kevan Bracewell of B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters has generously donated a seven day hunt in the Chilcotin Mountains of southwest British Columbia. The successful bidder will have their choice of six species to hunt: wolf, black bear, mule deer, bobcat, lynx, birds and fish are all available. The winning bidder may also use the donation value as credit for upgrading the hunt to a mountain goat, moose, cougar, or bighorn sheep. This 2x1 guided hunt can be taken in the spring, fall or winter of 2017 or 2018. Hunting method is rifle, muzzleloader, crossbow, or bow. Handguns are not permitted. Hunting will be done by vehicle, foot, horseback or snowmobile depending on the season and species, and take place in either ranch lodge/base camps or spike camps. Donation can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, days and species per the outfitter’s price list. Not included are taxes, tags and license costs. You will be guided by a licensed professional guide that gives 110% on over 2,000 square miles of managed land, known to produce exceptional trophies. Stop by the B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters booth and get more details about the great hunts that they have to offer. Please thank them for their 100% donation. Reference: Jon Munger, Jeff Skinner, David Haney, Chris Mayer BC Trophy Mountain Outfitters
   
Donated By: Kevan Bracewell
B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters
PO Box 1419
Lillooet, British Columbia
Canada, V0K 1V0
800-251-0913
info@bctrophymountainoutfitters.com
www.bctrophymountainoutfitters.com
Donor Value: $5,500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SEVEN DAY BRITISH COLUMBIA MOOSE HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Kevan Bracewell of B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters has generously donated a seven-day Canadian moose hunt in the Chilcotin Mountains of southwest British Columbia. This donation for one hunter on a 1x1 guided hunt can be taken in October or November of 2017 or 2018. October hunts are rut hunts where the big bulls are called out into the meadows, or hunted as spot and stalk. During the November hunts the moose are yarding up their wintering grounds in the back end of the mountain valleys. Bulls are in bachelor groups resting after the rut. These are typical mountain moose with wide paddles, long tines and tri-palms. They have heavy antlers with spreads up to 55”. Possible add-ons are mule deer, black bear, wolf, and upland birds. Hunting method is rifle, muzzleloader, crossbow, or bow. Handguns are not permitted. Hunting will be done by vehicle, foot, or horseback depending on the season and method of take. Accommodations are in either ranch lodge/base camps or spike camps. Donation can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, days and species per the outfitter’s price list. Not included are taxes, tags and license costs. You will be guided by a licensed professional guide that gives 110% on over 2,000 square miles of managed land, known to produce exceptional trophies. Stop by the B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters booth and get more details about the great hunts that they have to offer. Reference: Jon Munger, Jeff Skinner, David Haney, Chris Mayer
   
Donated By: Kevan Bracewell
B.C. Trophy Mountain Outfitters
PO Box 1419
Lillooet, British Columbia
Canada, V0K 1V0
800-251-0913
info@bctrophymountainoutfitters.com
www.bctrophymountainoutfitters.com
Donor Value: $14,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

MICHIGAN FERAL HOG HUNT
Bob Easterbrook, Sr., a SCI Life Member and past president of Safari Club International, has generously donated a one day Michigan feral hog hunt for two hogs. This hunt will take place with Heritage Trophy Hunts in Sage Lake, Michigan. The hunt may be taken by one hunter (two hogs) or two hunters (one hog each). This hunt is good for 2017 only. Method of hunting is optional with your choice of spot and stalk, a driven hunt or hunting from a blind over a baited area. Hogs are less then 300 pounds. Weapon may be hunter’s choice of rifle, bow, or cross bow. Processing of meat is not included and will be at the hunter(s) expense. Hunter(s) are also responsible for their own meals at local establishments. Please contact Bob Easterbrook, Sr. to schedule your hunt. Please thank Bob for this great donation when you see him in the crowd tonight. Heritage Trophy Hunts
   
Donated By: Bob Easterbrook, Sr.
Heritage Trophy Hunts, Sage Lake
Bob Easterbrook, Sr. 248-585-1415
Donor Value: $1,000.00
 

 

THREE DAY/TWO NIGHT FISHING GETAWAY FOR UP TO EIGHT PEOPLE AT BRIARWOOD SPORTING CLUB
Chris Daniels from Briarwood Sporting Club has generously donated a three day/two night fishing getaway for up to eight people. Come see why Briarwood has been Ohio’s best kept secret for the last 35 years. Their trout streams offer some of the finest fly fishing in the country for rainbow, brook, brown, and golden trout. You will also have access to over ten lakes stocked with a variety of fish including, largemouth bass, bluegill, hybrid striped bass, walleye, tiger muskie, catfish and perch. Overnight accommodations will be at Briarwood Lodge located on Briarwood Lake. This lodge is furnished with satellite television, modern kitchen, massive stone fireplace, recreational equipment including two private boats, and a large wooden deck complete with outdoor grilling station. This trip needs to be taken on a Monday through Thursday, and within one year from today’s date. Food and beverage are not provided. If you enjoy hunting, fishing, hiking or just being outdoors, then Briarwood is the place for you. With over 475 acres of land covered with numerous lakes and trout streams, Briarwood is considered to be the largest private fishing resort east of the Mississippi River. Briarwood is located 45 minutes northwest of Columbus, Ohio. The Novi chapter would like to thank Chris Daniels and Briarwood Sporting Club for this 100% donation. Briarwood Sporting Club
   
Donated By: Chris Daniels
Briarwood Sporting Club
2001 Twp. Rd. 55
Bellefontaine, OH 43311
937-593-8045
chris@briarwoodclub.com
www.briarwoodclub.com
Donor Value: $3,000.00  
 

 

OHIO WHITE-TAILED DEER HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS
Chris Daniels from Briarwood Sporting Club has generously donated an Ohio white-tailed deer hunt for two hunters. This is a three day/four night hunt for two northeastern white-tailed deer. Briarwood has spent several years compiling the industry’s best genetics to provide their clients with the largest whitetails in North America. Included in this donation are daily fees for two hunters (a $2,000 value), a $2,000 credit toward the harvest of two trophy whitetails ($1,000 per hunter), lodging, meals, beverages, professional guide, and transportation of trophies to local meat processor/taxidermist. Hunts start at $4,000 for up to a 160” whitetail (up to 170″ $5000, 180″ $6000, 190″ $8000, 200″ $10,000 and bucks over 200” start at $12,000). Method of take is hunter’s choice. Hunter has option to upgrade and/or harvest additional animals. Non hunters are welcome at $150 per day. Briarwood is located 45 minutes northwest of Columbus, Ohio. Hunt to be taken September 17-December 14, 2017 or 2018. Taxidermy/shipping of trophies and gratuities are not included. While hunting at Briarwood, you will also have access to Ohio's best fishing. Try your luck in one of eleven lakes for largemouth bass, bluegill and perch, or cast a fly in one of their many streams for trophy rainbow, brook, brown and golden trout. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Chris and Briarwood Sporting Club for this 100% donation. Briarwood Sporting Club
   
Donated By: Chris Daniels
Briarwood Sporting Club
2001 Twp. Rd. 55
Bellefontaine, OH 43311
937-593-8045
chris@briarwoodclub.com
www.briarwoodclub.com
Donor Value: $4,000.00  
 

 

SIX DAY ASIAN WATER BUFFALO, BLACK BUCK ANTELOPE & DOVE HUNT IN ARGENTINA FOR TWO HUNTERS
Carlos Torriglia of Estancia El Carrizal, has generously donated a spectacular six day hunt in Argentina for two hunters. This donation includes the trophy fees for one free range Asian water buffalo (up to 90”) and one blackbuck antelope (no limit on score), and one day of high volume dove shooting. This hunt will take place in Southern La Pampa, Argentina on concessions that comprise over 40,000 acres of prime hunting habitat. The hunt must be taken during available days between May and November 2017 or 2018. Donated trophies will be shared by the two hunters on a one trophy per hunter basis. This donation also includes 1x1 professional guide services, lodging in El Carrizal’s five-star lodge, gourmet meals, fine Argentinean wine and beer, field preparation of trophies, and transportation during the hunt. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, hunting days and species per the outfitter’s current price list. Not included are accommodations before and after the hunt, $300 combination big game/bird hunting license fee per hunter, tags at $50 per animal, gratuity, gun permit costs if bringing your own guns, transfers between international and domestic airport in Buenos Aires at $100 per person (arrival and departure), and transportation from airport and ranch at $100 per person (arrival and departure). Guns are available from the outfitter at a cost of $70 per day. Shotgun shells can be purchase at $14 per box. This is a rifle hunt. Hunt may be upgraded to include other animals such as red stag, axis deer, puma, fallow deer, mouflon and numerous other trophies per the outfitter’s current price list. Estancia El Carrizal
   
Donated By: Carlos Torriglia
Estancia El Carrizal
Juan Jose Pasa 8745 City Rosario
Santa Fe, Argentina 2000
5493416049616
info@estanciaelcarrizal.com
www.estanciaelcarrizal.com
Donor Value: $11,000.00  
 

 

THREE DAY TROPHY FALLOW DEER HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER IN SPAIN
Fernando Saiz – Spain has generously donated a three day trophy fallow deer hunt for one hunter to be taken in 2017 or 2018. Fernando Saiz-Spain is known for his top-of-the-line outfit and is considered one of the best outfitters in Spain. This trip combines a magnificent hunt with shopping and cultural visits. You will enjoy very personal and familiar treatment in Fernando’s 16th Century hacienda in the middle of “The Man of La Mancha’s” area. Fernando encourages you to take your significant other, who will be taken with you to different historical cities, in which shopping, sightseeing and typical meals are spectacular. Included in this donation are the trophy fee for fallow deer up to 160 points CIC, airport reception, clearance of guns, transportation from Madrid to the hunting area, English speaking professional hunter (1x1 guide services), and full room and meal accommodations. Not included are airfare to and from Madrid, non hunting companion ($350/day), license ($270/area), taxidermy prep ($200-$250/trophy), export permit and veterinary certificate ($200/trophy), shipping, medal surcharges, increased fallow size trophy fee, and 21% VAT tax on donation value. Hunt can be upgraded to include available species like European red deer, European mouflon sheep, ibex (Gredos, Beceite, Southern and Ronda), Pyrenean and Cantabrian chamois, roe deer and wild boar per the outfitter’s current price list. References: Chuck and Karen Bazzy Fernando Saiz
   
Donated By: Fernando Saiz
Fernando Saiz  - Spain
Vereda De Las Penas 53
Alcobendas
28109 Madrid, Spain
34-91-650-5169
f.saizspain@gmail.com
www.fernandosaizspain.com
Donor Value: $7,275.00
 

 

PERCH OR WALLEYE FISHING TRIP FOR FOUR PEOPLE ON LAKE ERIE
Capt. Andy Willetts of FNW SportFishing Charters is donating a five hour fishing trip for four people. Your trip will start at the Toledo Beach Marina in Monroe, MI where you’ll board the Just Jake III, a 31 foot Tiara rigged for the ultimate fishing experience. From there you’ll fish the Lake Erie waters for perch or walleye, your choice. FNW is not your typical charter. If you feel like setting lines or netting fish, you will get your chance. FNW is also child and family friendly, so bringing a young person along is definitely accepted and encouraged. All equipment is supplied; just bring your lunch and drinks. This donation may be upgraded to include a fifth and sixth person for $70 per person. Anglers will need a Michigan or Ohio fishing license, depending on weather forecast and whether the trip will be for perch or walleye. License may be purchased online the day of your trip per instructions from Capt. Andy. Please stop by the FNW SportFishing booth to talk with Capt. Andy and thank him for this 100% donation. FNW SportFishing Charters
   
Donated By: Capt. Andy Willetts
FNW SportFishing Charters
4421 Crosby Ct.
White Lake, MI 48386
248-760-1310
ruger6630@aol.com
www.fnwsportfishingcharters.com
Donor Value: $500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

FRONT SIGHT FIREARMS TRAINING COURSE
Front Sight Firearms Training Institute has donated a certificate for free enrollment in a four day Defensive Handgun, Tactical Shotgun, or Practical Rifle course. Front Sight teaches the most proven, real-world firearms techniques by the industry’s most select group of firearms trainers. Law enforcement and military instructors with real life and death tactical experience train you to be the best in the world. Whether you just purchased your first firearm and need basic training or have handled guns for years and want to train up to the Master level, they have the curriculum, facilities and instructors to bring out the most, and best, in you. You can expect a world-class experience and leave with significant improvement in your skills, regardless of previous training. Certificate is good for the Practical Rifle, Defensive Handgun, or Tactical Shotgun courses; the winning bidder gets to choose. Certificate is transferable, but not redeemable for cash or refund. One certificate is allowed per person, per course, when enrolling in a four day course. Two people may use one certificate when enrolling in the SAME two day course together. Certificate must be presented with a completed Application for Training and is only valid for a student’s first course at Front Sight. Certificates have no expiration date. This is a great opportunity when you are in Nevada for next year’s SCI Hunter’s Convention. References: Shawn Spencer Front Sight Firearms
   
Donated By: Front Sight Firearms Training Institue
7975 Cameron Dr. #900
Windor, CA 95492
800-987-7719
info@frontsight.com
www.frontsight.com
Donor Value: $2,000.00
 

 

FIVE DAY KANSAS HUNT FOR WHITE-TAILED DEER
Wes Traul from Kansas Unlimited has generously donated a five day white-tailed deer hunt for one hunter in Kansas. This hunt is a 2x1guided hunt during October, November or December of 2017 only. The hunter has the choice to hunt with a rifle, crossbow, muzzleloader, or bow. Choice of weapon will determine dates of hunt to comply with season restrictions. Kansas has a well-deserved reputation as a top destination for quality whitetails because of their abundant crops, mild winters and strong natural mineral sources. The hunter will utilize tree stands, ground blinds, and spot and stalk based on the topography of the area and the hunting season. The winning bidder will be responsible for entering the Kansas license lottery (April 1-April 28), which has about a 100% success rate. The hunting license and tags are approximately $525. Winning bidder must bring a full paying second hunter at $3,000-$4,000 depending on season of choice. Accommodations will be in an on-site lodge/bunkhouse and include three meals per day. This is a great opportunity to hunt and experience the great whitetails of Kansas. Please stop by the Kansas Unlimited booth and talk with Wes about his whitetail hunts. The Novi chapter would like to thank Kansas Unlimited for this 100% donation. References: Jeff and Amelia Bolton Kansas Unlimited
   
Donated By: Wes Traul
Kansas Unlimited
32138 NW Kiowa Rd.
Richmond, Kansas 66080
785-835-7090
wtraul@gmail.com
www.kansas-unlimited.com
Donor Value: $3000.00-$4000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

THREE DAY KANSAS PREDATOR HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Wes Traul from Kansas Unlimited has generously donated a three day predator hunt for one hunter in Kansas. This hunt is a 2x1 rifle or shotgun hunt during the months of January or February, 2018. Kansas is home to a thriving coyote and bobcat population, and they need your help in controlling these predators. This donation can be upgraded to include more hunters and non-hunters. This donation also includes lodge accommodations and three meals daily. The winning bidder is responsible for a Kansas license and predator tag, which is approximately $200. The winning bidder must also bring a second full paying hunter with them at $800.00. This is a great opportunity for a father/mother and son/daughter to experience predator hunting in Kansas. Please stop by the Kansas Unlimited booth and talk with Wes Traul about this great family hunt. The Novi chapter would like to thank Hunt Kansas for this 100% donation.
   
Donated By: Wes Traul
Kansas Unlimited
32138 NW Kiowa Rd.
Richmond, Kansas 66080
785-835-7090
wtraul@gmail.com
www.kansas-unlimited.com
Donor Value: $800.00 Exhibitor
 

 

TEN DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI FOR TWO HUNTERS
Hannes Els from Limcroma Safaris has generously donated a ten day South African safari for two hunters. Enjoy the ultimate South African safari experience on nearly 200,000 acres of privately owned and closely managed hunting concessions in the Limpopo Province. This hunt is to be taken from March through November 2017. This 10 day plains game safari includes daily rates for two hunters, trophy fees for one blue wildebeest and one impala for each hunter, accommodations, meals, all beverages, licensed professional hunter, tracker, skinner, camp staff and daily laundry services. Accommodations are in luxurious native thatched five-star chalets with ensuite baths. Hunt arrival point is OR Tambo airport in Johannesburg, where you will be met by a Limcroma Safari representative. Hunt may be upgraded to include more hunters ($400/day), non-hunters ($250/day), additional plains game and dangerous game per the outfitter’s current price list. Not included in this donation are airfares to Johannesburg, round trip transportation to and from the airport to Limcroma’s private game lodge at $600 per group, gratuities and any pre or post safari accommodations. Limcroma Safaris will also assist in arranging and scheduling any excursions, sightseeing, shopping or private tours of local destinations for an additional cost. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Hannes Els and Limcroma Safaris for this 100% donation. References: Jeff and Amelia Bolton Limcroma Safaris
   
Donated By: Hannes Els
Limcroma Safaris
Jeff Kennedy/USA Office
934 Tealwood Dr.
Keller, TX 76248
817-271-9858
safari@limcroma.com
www.limcroma.com
Donor Value: $14,000.00
 

 

FIVE DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI FOR TWO HUNTERS AND TWO NON-HUNTERS
Hendrik Botha of Matwetwe Safaris has donated a five day South African safari for two hunters and two non-hunters. This hunt includes a $1500 credit towards trophy fees to be shared between the two hunters. This hunt will take place in the Limpopo Province of South Africa, where there is an abundance of plains game animals. The winning bidder can schedule this hunt with the outfitter for open dates during the 2017 or 2018 season. The winning bidder may choose between hunting with a rifle, bow, crossbow, or handgun. This safari is upgradeable to include more days, more hunters and more non-hunters. If the hunt is upgraded to a ten day safari, an additional $1500 credit will be added towards the shared trophy fees for the hunters. Included in this donation are all meals and accommodations in modern air-conditioned chalets, 2x1 guiding, field prep, transportation of trophies to shipper, beverages, and laundry service. Hunt arrival and departure point is Johannesburg-Oliver Tambo International Airport. There is a special charter from Johannesburg to camp at a cost of approximately $300 per trip per group of four. Please stop by the Matwetwe Safaris’ booth and talk with Hendrik about this great donation. The Novi chapter would like to thank Hendrik for this 100% donation. Matwetwe Safaris
   
Donated By: Hendrik Botha
Matwetwe Safaris
PO Box 973
Marble Hall, 0450
South Africa
27-82-922-8397
info@matwetwesafaris.com
www.matwetwesafaris.com
Donor Value: $6,800.00 Exhibitor
 

 

CASTING FISHING TRIP FOR MUSKY ON LAKE ST. CLAIR FOR TWO
Captain Ed Pascua of Medicine Man Charters is donating a full 10 hour Lake St. Clair musky fishing trip for up to two people. Captain Ed has many years of experience and his knowledge of seasonal movements and proven techniques will reward you with
the trip of a lifetime. This trip will be done primarily by the challenging method of casting for your musky. The trip may be taken from June to November of 2017 or 2018. The winning bidder will need a fishing license at approximately $25 per angler. Your casting trip will take place on a 21 foot Ranger 621 boat, and you may add an additional angler for $100. The trip may be upgraded to a trolling method on Captain Ed’s 31 foot Tiara yacht. Up to five anglers total can do this trip for an extra $150 for six hours or $300 for eight hours. Arrival and departure point is Miller Marina in St. Clair Shores. Please stop by the Medicine Man Charter’s booth to talk with Capt. Ed and thank him for this 100% donation. References: Tricia Auten
Medicine Man Charters
   
Donated By: Captain Ed Pascua
Medicine Man Charters
22557 Statler
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
734-709-2766
captained@medicinemancharters.com
www.medicinemancharters.com
Donor Value: $500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

DETROIT RIVER WALLEYE FISHING TRIP FOR THREE 
Captain Ed Pascua of Medicine Man Charters is donating a morning or evening walleye fishing trip on the Detroit River for three people. Captain Ed has many years of experience and his knowledge of seasonal movements and proven techniques will reward you with the trip of a lifetime. This five hour trip will be done by “hands on, vertical jigging.” This trip may be taken in April or May 2017 or 2018. The winning bidder will need a fishing license at $25 per angler. Fish cleaning is included. You may add an additional angler for $75. The trip may be upgraded to include bass fishing per arrangements with Capt. Ed. Arrival and departure point is Keans Marina in Detroit. Please stop by the Medicine Man Charters booth to talk with Capt. Ed about “vertical jigging in the D,” and thank him for this 100% donation. References: Tricia Auten
Medicine Man Charters
   
Donated By: Captain Ed Pascua
Medicine Man Charters
22557 Statler
St. Clair Shores, MI 48081
734-709-2766
captained@medicinemancharters.com
www.medicinemancharters.com
Donor Value: $400.00 Exhibitor
 

 

MONTANA ROCKY MOUNTAIN ELK HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Edwin Johnson of Montana Guide Service has generously donated a four day Rocky Mountain elk hunt for one hunter. This is your opportunity to hunt some of the finest trophy elk in Montana. This 2x1 guided hunt will take place on common boundaries with Yellowstone National Park or the surrounding Gallatin National Forest. Bulls taken on this hunt have scored over 365” SCI. This is a rifle hunt and must be scheduled with the outfitter for open dates in 2018 only. This is a fair chase hunt. Included are lodge accommodations, meals, 2x1 guide service and field prep. The winning bidder will be responsible for a Montana hunting license and elk tag (approximately $1,000). The Montana license application deadline is March 15, 2017 and it is the winning bidder’s responsibility to apply. Do not apply for license until speaking with the outfitter in order to apply for the correct area. It is recommended that all applicants purchase the $50 preference point. This hunt can be upgrade to include more hunters at $3750 each and non-hunters at $1000 each. Not included are packaging/shipping of trophy and gratuities. Montana Guide Service
   
Donated By: Edwin Johnson
Montana Guide Service, Inc
80 Mol Heron Creek Rd.
Gardiner, MT 59030
406-848-7265
edwin@montanaguide.com
www.montanaguide.com
Donor Value: $4,000.00
 

 

$500 GIFT CERTIFICATE FOR PRETTY HUNTER MERCHANDISE 
Tricia Auten of Pretty Hunter has generously donated a $500 gift certificate for Pretty Hunter merchandise. Pretty Hunter has some very unique items that will show everyone that you are proud to be an outdoor woman. Pretty Hunter invites all women who love to get outdoors and love being a woman to join them. They have some beautiful products. The purchaser of this item may use the certificate here at the event to shop in their booth or receive an e-certificate to shop off the Pretty Hunter website at a later date. Please stop by the Pretty Hunter booth and talk with Tricia about this great opportunity to show your love for hunting, shooting and the outdoor life. The Novi chapter would like to thank Tricia and Pretty Hunter for their 100% donation. Pretty Hunter
   
Donated By: Tricia Auten
Pretty Hunter
3846 Island Park Dr.
Waterford, MI 48329
248-701-3222
tricia@prettyhunter.com
www.prettyhunter.com
Donor Value: $500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

$500 GIFT CERTIFICATE FOR TAXIDERMY WORK 
David Ratliff of Taxidermy by Dourlain, Inc. has generously donated a $500 gift certificate to be used on a new incoming order. Taxidermy by Dourlain has been preserving hunters’ memories for over 20 years, and they are a dedicated supporter of Safari Club International. They specialize in all kinds of taxidermy including birds, fish, North American trophies, and African trophies. This donation cannot be purchased by repeat clients. This donation is not good towards work in progress, and has an expiration date of 12/31/2017. Please stop by their booth and take a look at their beautiful work. Please thank Taxidermy by Dourlain for their 100% donation. Taxidermy by Dourlain
   
Donated By: David Ratliff and Kevin Van Atta
Taxidermy by Dourlain, Inc.
14510 N. Saginaw Rd.
Clio, MI 48420
810-564-3142
dourlainr@aol.com
www.dourlain.com
Donor Value: $500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

LAKE HURON FISHING CHARTER FOR FOUR PEOPLE 
Captain Ed Retherford from Trout Scout Charters has generously donated a half day fishing charter out of Alpena, Michigan or Presque Isle for trout, salmon and walleye. This donation is for up to four people. You and your friends will join Capt. Ed aboard the Trout Scout, a fully equipped fishing machine for a half day fishing adventure on Lake Huron. You will be provided with absolutely all required fishing equipment and tackle. All you will need is a valid Michigan fishing license and your own food and beverages. Capt. Ed has over 40 years’ experience in chartering fishing trips. This trip is to be scheduled with Capt. Ed during available days, May to September, 2017. Trout Scout Charters has been a longtime supporter of SCI chapters in Michigan. The Novi chapter would like to thank Trout Scout Charters for this 100% donation to our chapter. References: Jeff and Amelia Bolton. Trout Scout
   
Donated By: Captain Ed Retherford
Trout Scout Charters
220 Richardson
Alpena, MI 49707
989-236-9361
retherfe@gmail.com
www.troutscoutcharters.com
Donor Value: $600.00
 

 

V.I.P. DIAMOND TABLE FOR 2018 BANQUET
That’s right! There will only be one V.I.P. table at the 2018 Novi Chapter Fundraiser. You and your guests will receive: One V.I.P. Diamond Table for 10 people, two bottles of champagne, first choice of table location, table service for your drinks (your own wait staff), $50.00 worth of raffle tickets for each person at your table and free valet parking for everyone at your table. Remember there will only be one V.I.P. Table offered! Let the bidding begin (bid as a group if you want). diamond table
   
Donated By: Safari Club International, Novi Chapter
Donor Value: $1,500.00
 

 

FRAMED GICLEE PRINT FROM SCI’S 2015 CONSERVATION ARTIST OF THE YEAR, CYNTHIE FISHER
Safari Club International Foundation and the Novi Chapter have donated a limited edition giclee print entitled “A Cautious Approach.” This work of art was done by wildlife artist Cynthie Fisher, who was named the “2015 Conservation Artist of the Year” by Safari Club International Foundation. Cynthie Fisher is from Hamilton, Montana and is a self-taught wildlife artist. She has been painting full-time for almost thirty years, concentrating mainly on depicting unique animal behaviors and interactions, learned from a lifetime of studying, observing and hunting wildlife. Her favorite activity is big game hunting, and she has hunted all over North America, been to Russia, and Central Asia, and traveled to Africa fifteen times, taking many fine trophy animals. Cynthie has displayed her art at several prestigious national art shows, and has over 150 of her images in print. SCIF continues to be the leader in supporting worldwide programs dedicated to wildlife conservation, outdoor education and humanitarian services. This piece is framed and ready to hang on any wall. This item is located on the table near the stage.
   
Donated By: Safari Club International Foundation
Safari Club International, Novi Chapter
Donor Value: $1,000.00
 

 

SIX DAY/FIVE NIGHT ALASKA FISHING TRIP FOR ONE ANGLER
Ron Jewett of McDougall Lodge has generously donated a six day/five night fully guided Alaskan fishing trip on Lake Creek, located about 65 miles northwest of Anchorage. The winning bidder will be fishing Lake Creek for all five species of Pacific salmon, rainbow trout, Arctic grayling and northern pike. Schedule this trip with the outfitter for open dates from June 1-September 15, 2017 or 2018. Lake Creek has been created for perfect angling success. Its clear waters wander through Alaska’s unspoiled wilderness, 65 miles from the nearest road. Sandbars and shallow rills offer easy wading to its teeming pools, where every cast can deliver a strike. This donation includes private deluxe cabin accommodations, meals, fishing tackle, cleaning and freezing of all fish to be brought home, and guide services. Winning bidder must bring a second full paying angler with them at $3,975. Not included are licenses (approx $55 per person), king salmon tags (approx $30 per person), airfare to Anchorage, 20 minute air charter from Anchorage to lodge (approx $240 per person, roundtrip), alcohol and gratuities. This fishing trip can be upgraded to include more anglers as the cost of each additional angler is discounted. The Novi Chapter would like to thank McDougall Lodge for this 100% donation.
McDougall Lodge
   
Donated By: Ron Jewett
McDougall Lodge
10939 N. Alpine Hwy. #128
Highland, UT 84003
801-318-7127
907-733-2818 Lodge
info@mcdougalllodge.com
www.mcdougalllodge.com
Donor Value: $4,050.00
 

 

ONE NIGHT HOTEL AND DINNER PACKAGE AT DETROIT’S MGM GRAND HOTEL AND CASINO
MGM Grand Detroit Hotel and Casino has generously donated a one night stay in the hotel’s luxury corner suite and dinner for two at the Palette Dining Studio. This is great getaway not far from home. MGM Grand’s spa, Immerse, is a full-service resort-style spa that will cater to your every need. Get a workout in their state of the art fitness center or just relax in the Midwest’s most spectacular indoor pool. MGM also offers 100,000 square feet of gaming, nightlife, and many restaurants featuring celebrity chefs. This package expires in February of 2018. MGM Grand Hotel
   
Donated By: MGM Grand Detroit Hotel and Casino
1777 Third St.
Detroit, MI 48226
313-465-1777
concierge@det.mgmgrand.com
www.mgmgranddetroit.com
Donor Value: $500.00
 

 

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND STAY AT A LAKE HURON RESORT
Ed Swadish and Miami Beach Resorts have generously donated the exclusive use of its Lake Huron resort. You and your guests will have the whole resort to yourselves for the Memorial Day weekend in 2017. That’s nine separate cabins that can sleep a total of 49 people!!!! The sandy shores of Lake Huron will be right outside your door. A recent renovation of the cottages includes 32” flat screen televisions, gas grills, children’s play area, and free firewood for beach bonfires. The cottages have 237 feet of sand- filled frontage that is professionally groomed weekly. A great beach vacation here in Michigan. This donation is for Memorial Day weekend 2017, with check in by 5 pm on Friday (5/26/17) and departure on Monday (5/29/17) by 5 pm. The winning bidder will need to contact Ed Swadish at 248-767-3967 or by email at ed@miamibeachoscoda.com to coordinate your stay. Ed has also graciously donated the use of his 400 yard shooting range that is across the street for his SCI guests that weekend. Previous winners of this item are not eligible. Miami Beach Resort
   
Donated By: Ed Swadish
Miami Beach Resort
3268 N. US 23
Oscoda, MI 48750
248-767-3967
ed@miamibeachoscoda.com
www.miamibeachoscoda.com
Donor Value: $2,000.00
 

 

SEVEN DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI FOR TWO HUNTERS AND TWO NON-HUNTERS
Johann Combrink from Numzaan Safaris has donated a seven day South African safari for two hunters and two non-hunters. This 2x1 hunt will take place in the Limpopo Province and can be scheduled for the hunting season of March through October of 2017 or 2018. Included in this donation is a credit of $1000.00 towards trophy fees for each hunter. This donation can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, and hunting days all per the outfitter’s current price list. This is a rifle or bow hunt (must upgrade to a 10 day hunt for bow). No automatic or semi-automatic rifles allowed. Hunt arrival and departure point is Johannesburg, Oliver Tambo International Airport. Weapon permits are required and are issued at the airport, with an approximate cost of $100 per hunter. Please reference the outfitter’s website for details on the permit process. Rifles and ammunition are available to rent from the outfitter if desired. Included in this donation are transportation to and from the airport, all transportation during the safari, lodging in chalets or lodge rooms, meals during the safari, beverages, laundry services and field prep including skinning, caping and salting of trophies. Not included is transportation of trophies to the shipper. Please stop by the Numzaan Safari booth and learn more about this donation and the safaris that are available. The Novi chapter would like to thank Numzaan Safaris for their 100% donation. Numzaan Safaris
   
Donated By: Johann Combrink
Numzaan Safaris
PO Box 1450
Thabazimbi, 0380
South Africa
  27-82-498-7061
  numzaan@iafrica.com
  www.numzaan.com
Donor Value: $13,300.00  
 

 

FOUR DAY CERTIFICATE TO HOLLAND’S LONG RANGE SHOOTING SCHOOL
Darrell Holland from Holland’s Long Range Shooting School has donated a certificate for free enrollment in their four day shooting school in Oregon. Holland’s is trusted by hunters and shooters worldwide to provide exceptional instruction in the art of long-range shooting. Holland’s advanced curriculum and proven training techniques consistently produce outstanding results in just four days of intensive shooting instruction. You’ll shoot and train under real-world conditions, such as shooting from a bipod, over your pack, and from log and rock outcroppings. The same conditions you may encounter in the field. You will perform uphill/downhill shooting, shooting across canyons, wind doping, advanced ballistics, proper bolt manipulation, rapid targeting engagement, hand-loading techniques, range finding in case of laser failure and much more. Not included are lodging, meals and transportation to and from Oregon. Town is about twenty minutes from the ranch and breaks are taken for meals. The winning bidder may bring along other shooters, each at the final auction price. If other shooters do attend, arrangements need to be made with SCI Novi. Please contact Chris Mayer at donors@scinovi.com to make those arrangements. Bring your own gun, or rifles may be rented from Holland’s at a cost of $100 per day plus cost of ammunition. You can expect to shoot up to 300 rounds during your four day class. Holland's Long Range Shooting School
   
Donated By: Darrell Holland
Holland's Long Range Shooting School
PO Box 69
Powers, OR 97466
541-439-5155
bestrifles@aol.com
www.hollandguns.com
Donor Value: $2,100.00
 

 

FIVE DAY NORTHERN MEXICO WHITETAIL OR CARMEN MOUNTAIN DEER HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Alberto Valdes Fisher from Hunt Conexion Mexico has generously donated a five day northern Mexico hunt for one hunter. This hunt can be for either a Mexican white-tailed deer or a Carmen Mountain deer. This hunt will take place at Rancho El Chupadero which is a privately owned, free range, 70,000 acre ranch famous for producing excellent trophies. Several record book “Top 20” Carmen Mountain deer have been taken at this ranch. Rancho El Chupadero is located about two hours west of Del Rio, TX and has been family owned and operated for 75+ years. This is a rifle hunt during dates mutually agreed upon with the outfitter. You will stay in a ranch house which has running hot water, heaters, and Wi-Fi. This donation includes all meals and refreshments, 2x1 guide service, and trophy preparation. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters at $4,950 and non-hunters at $1500. Hunt may also be upgraded to include additional animals such as a second or third deer, desert mule deer, javelina, puma, quail, or predators per the outfitter’s current price list. Winning bidder will be responsible for license ($250), transportation to the ranch (airport to ranch round trip is $350 per vehicle), shipping of trophies, and any before or after accommodations in Eagle Pass, or San Antonio, TX. Winning bidder is also responsible for a gun permit ($450) or camp guns and ammo can be rented for $50 per day. Please stop by and see Alberto in his booth tonight and speak with him about his great Mexican hunts. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Alberto and Hunt Conexion Mexico for this 100% donation. References: Chuck and Karen Bazzy, Scott and Angela Chapman. Hunt Conexion Mexico
   
Donated By: Alberto Valdes Fisher
Hunt Conexion Mexico
1825 Hillcrest Blvd.
Eagle Pass, TX 78852
250-238-2274
albertovaldes@ranchoelchupadero.com
www.ranchoelchupadero.com
Donor Value: $4,750.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SCI NOVI CHAPTER LIFE MEMBERSHIP #13
Here is your chance to be the thirteenth individual to become a SCI Novi Chapter Life Member. This item is for Life Member #13, and includes a custom Tripleloc windproof and waterproof jacket. Your name and SCI logo will be embroidered on the chest of the jacket, along with “Life Member.” This is truly a jacket to be worn with pride, and this is the only way to get it. You will never have to pay chapter dues again….be the next person to be known as a Chapter Life Member. The winning bidder will receive their jacket about six weeks after the event, they must see the membership booth to be sized and for correct spelling of name. Only current Life Members of Safari Club International are allowed to bid on this item. SCI
   
Donated By: SCI Novi
Donor Value: $500.00
 

 

SCI NOVI CHAPTER LIFE MEMBERSHIP #14
Here is your chance to be the fourteenth individual to become a SCI Novi Chapter Life Member. This item is for Life Member #14, and includes a custom Tripleloc windproof and waterproof jacket. Your name and SCI logo will be embroidered on the chest of the jacket, along with “Life Member.” This is truly a jacket to be worn with pride, and this is the only way to get it. You will never have to pay chapter dues again….be the next person to be known as a Chapter Life Member. The winning bidder will receive their jacket about six weeks after the event, they must see the membership booth to be sized and for correct spelling of name. Only current Life Members of Safari Club International are allowed to bid on this item. SCI
   
Donated By: SCI Novi
Donor Value: $500.00
 

 

SIX DAY NORTHERN SASKATCHEWAN BLACK BEAR HUNT AND FISHING COMBO FOR ONE HUNTER
Mark and Amber Belchamber from Big Spruce Outfitting has generously donated a six day black bear hunt and fishing combo for one hunter. This 2x1 (or 3x1) hunt will take place in Northern Saskatchewan at their very remote fly-in camp. Hunt must be taken in June of 2017. Dates to be mutually agreed upon with the outfitter. You will have the opportunity to fish a 20 mile long lake during the day for lake trout and Northern pike. Then, after a shoreline lunch, get into a stand and hunt for that trophy black bear. This area has excellent habitat for black bears to grow big and old, with beautiful thick spring pelts. Success rates are right around 100% with almost 30% color phase. Included in this hunt are all lodging, meals, guides, allocations, taxes, field preparation and fishing gear. Hunter is responsible for $200 license and permit. Hunt arrival and departure point is Points North Landing, Saskatchewan. All transportation is by boat, vehicle, 4x4 ATV or on foot. Not included is transportation to and from Point North Landing and gratuities. Winning bidder may hunt with rifle (18” barrel or longer), bow, crossbow, or muzzleloader. This hunt may be upgraded to include more hunters at the cost of $4950 CND and non-hunters at the cost of $2000 CND. Stop by the Big Spruce Outfitting booth and speak with Mark and Amber about their huge Saskatchewan black bears and their great fishing. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Mark, Amber, and Big Spruce Outfitting for their 100% donation. Big Spruce Outfitting
Big Spruce Outfitting
   
Donated By: Mark and Amber Belchamber
Big Spruce Outfitting
Box 119 Carragana, Saskatchewan
Canada S0E 0K0
306-813-7770
bigspruceoutfitting@hotmail.com
www.bigspruceoutfitting.com
Donor Value: $4,950.00 CND Exhibitor
 

 

FIVE DAY NORTHERN SASKATCHEWAN BLACK BEAR HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Mark and Amber Belchamber from Big Spruce Outfitting has generously donated a five day black bear hunt for one hunter. This 2x1 (or 3x1) hunt will take place in Northern Saskatchewan at their drive-in North camp. Hunt must be taken in May of 2017. Dates to be mutually agreed upon with the outfitter. This area has excellent habitat for black bears to grow big and old, with beautiful thick spring pelts. Success rate are right around 100% with almost 30% color phase. Big Spruce covers a large area with may stand locations and low hunting pressure. Lodge is fully loaded with four bedrooms, one bath, kitchen and dining area alone with satellite television, cell service and internet. Included in this hunt are all lodging, meals, guides, and field preparation. Hunter is responsible for $200 license and permit. Hunt arrival and departure point is Points North Landing, Saskatchewan. All transportation is by boat, vehicle, 4x4 ATV or on foot. Not included is transportation to and from Point North Landing and gratuities. Winning bidder may hunt with rifle (18” barrel or longer), bow, crossbow, or muzzleloader. This hunt may be upgraded to include more hunters at the cost of $3,080 CND and non-hunters at the cost of $1,500 CND. You may upgrade this trip to include fishing for $1,870. Stop by the Big Spruce Outfitting booth and speak with Mark and Amber about their huge Saskatchewan black bears and their great fishing. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Mark, Amber, and Big Spruce Outfitting for their 100% donation. Big Spruce Outfitting
   
Donated By: Mark and Amber Belchamber
Big Spruce Outfitting
Box 119 Carragana, Saskatchewan
Canada S0E 0K0
306-813-7770
bigspruceoutfitting@hotmail.com
www.bigspruceoutfitting.com
Donor Value: $3,080.00 CND Exhibitor
 

 

FIVE DAY/FOUR NIGHT WHITEWATER RAFTING TRIP FOR TWO PEOPLE ON IDAHO’S MAIN SALMON RIVER
Verle Duerden from Action Whitewater Adventures has donated a five day/four night whitewater rafting trip on Idaho’s famous Main Salmon River for two people. The Main Salmon River is a premier river which runs through the largest continuous wilderness area in the lower 48 states. The river is famous for great rapids, beautiful sandy beaches, varied wildlife and geology, and fantastic scenery. This trip includes five days and four nights of guided rafting during the 2017 season of June 17 through August 28. This trip includes delicious Dutch oven style meals beginning with lunch the first day and ending with lunch on the last day. Meals include chicken fajitas, pasta, and New York cut steaks with all the trimmings. Also included are all equipment, tents, sleeping bags, comfortable cots, waterproof gear bags, waterproof day bag, and all rafting gear. Custom designed equipment and personable guides make this a trip of a lifetime. The Main Salmon River is a great trip for families and groups. Action Whitewater Adventure offers three different sizes of boats, so there is something for everyone. Trip participants can choose their ride to be “mild or wild.” This trip can be as relaxing or as adventurous as you would like it to be. Additional people can be added for a 10% discount as part of this package. Winning bidder is responsible for a 3% Forest Lands Fee and $4 per person per day local forest retention fee (about $130 total for two people). It is the winning bidder’s responsibility to get to Salmon, Idaho; however, Action Whitewater Adventures has a travel package available to assist with this. Action Whitewater Adventures
   
Donated By: Verle Duerden
Action Whitewater Adventures
PO Box 1634
Provo, UT 84603
800-465-1482
guideinfo@riverguide.com
www.riverguide.com
Donor Value: $3,180.00  
 

 

FIVE DAY WHITE RHINO DART HUNT IN SOUTH AFRICA
Mike Murray of African Field Sports has generously donated a vita (vitamin) dart hunt for a white rhino in South Africa’s East Cape Province. This is your opportunity to collect one of the African Big 5. This donation is for one hunter and one non-hunter and must be scheduled with the outfitter between March 2017 and March 2018. All meals and accommodations in luxury lodges are included. Hunt arrival and departure point is Port Elizabeth. Transportation to and from Port Elizabeth to the hunting area is available for $250 each way. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters and animals per the outfitter’s current price list. African Field Sports has some of the largest concessions to hunt and multiple species of plains game and dangerous game. Not included are trophy fees for additional animals taken, hotel expenses before or after the hunt, any VAT tax, insurance, gratuities, or dipping and packing. References: Bob and Brett Coleman, George Riley, Leonard Kruszewski, Greg Murtland, Jeff and Sue Skinner.
   
Donated By: Mike Murray
African Field Sports
Rygerspoort
P.O. Box 389 · Cradock 5880
East Cape Province, South Africa
27.48.881.3816 
afs@murrayranches.co.za
africanfieldsports.co.za
Donor Value: $12,000.00
 

 

 

SEVEN DAY MEXICAN CAMPECHE JUNGLE HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS
Alfredo Lamadrid from Balam, Mexico has generously donated a seven day Mexican Campeche jungle hunt for two hunters. This 1x1 guided hunt will take place in the southern Mexico state of Campeche, on 200,000 acres of jungle. This area is home to some very unique species like the brocket deer and the beautiful ocellated turkey. Alfredo has hosted many celebrity hunters like Jim Shockey (3 times), Craig Boddington (2 times), and Colorado Buck (2 times). Schedule this hunt with the outfitter for open dates from March 15-May 30, 2017 or 2018. This donation includes the trophy fees for three species for each hunter. Hunters will have their choice of the following species: forest cougar, red brocket deer, gray brocket deer, collared peccary, agouti, ocellated turkey, great curassow, crested guan, chachalaca and perdiz. Included is transportation during the hunt, chalets and mosquito tent camp accommodations, meals, trophy fees for three species for each hunter, packaging and field prep. Hunt arrival and departure point is Campeche, Mexico. Transportation during the hunt will be by foot and vehicle and method of take is shotgun. Firearms are available to be rented from outfitter ($150 per week). Additional hunters are welcome for $4,500 and non-hunters for $1,500. Not included are landowner fees ($1,400 per hunter), licenses ($350 per hunter), tags ($200 per species), before and after hunt expenses in Campeche, and gratuities. Hunt can be upgraded to include more days and species per the outfitter’s current price list. References: Chuck Bazzy, Rick Cassidy Balam Mexico
Balam Mexico
   
Donated By: Alfredo Lamadrid
Balam Mexico
Providencia 966
Distrito Fedferal
714-422-9222 US Phone
52-1-55-4352-0077 Mobile Mexico
balammexico@yahoo.com.mx
www.balammexico.com
Donor Value: $9,000.00  
 

 

SIX BOTTLE WINE TASTING FOR UP TO EIGHTEEN PEOPLE
Shawne Marie Maga from Wines for Humanity has generously donated a certificate that entitles the bearer to a six bottle, two-hour wine tasting for up to eighteen people. This is a great opportunity to gather great friends and family for a night of wine tasting. Your tasting will be conducted by Shawne Marie, an educated and experienced “wine advisor” and you will experience wines from a light white to a bold red. You will experience exclusive and delicious wines from award-winning vineyards the world over. Shawne Marie always throws in a seventh bottle for free to add to the experience!! A great thing about Wines for Humanity is that a portion of all wine sales will go back towards their mission, the prevention of homelessness, OR towards SCI Novi and our mission of promoting hunting, conservation, and the outdoors through education. Wines are available for purchase at the conclusion of the tasting. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Wines for Humanity for their 100% donation Wines for Humanity
   
Donated By: Shawne Marie Maga
Wines for Humanity
517-294-8756
smaga@winesforhumanity.com
www.winesforhumanity.com
Donor Value: $400.00  
 

 

FOUR SUITE TICKETS TO DETROIT RED WINGS MARCH 18TH HOCKEY GAME
Cintas Corporation in Madison Heights has generously donated four tickets to the Detroit Red Wings game on March 18th against the Colorado Avalanche. These are not just ordinary tickets. You and a friend will be watching this game from one of the upper level suites at Joe Louis Arena. With the new hockey arena opening for next season, this may be your last chance to catch a Red Wings game from the famed Joe Louis Arena suites. Don’t miss this chance of a lifetime to possibly watch a future Hall of Famer play hockey. Cintas Corporation
   
Donated By: Cintas Corporation
31850 Sherman Dr.
Madison Heights, MI 48071
Donor Value: Priceless
 

 

CUSTOM-MADE CEDAR GUN CABINET

Doug and Mary Degriselles from Cedar-Stuff have generously donated a beautiful custom-made cedar gun cabinet. Every item that Cedar-Stuff creates is custom-made and hand-crafted right here in Michigan. Their creations have even been featured on ABC’s Extreme Makeover, Home Edition. This beautiful piece is a six gun cabinet that measures 36” wide, 22” deep and 78” tall. It features locking doors and drawers, has hidden compartments for specialty guns, LED lighting in the upper unit, and cedar log corners and accents. This item is sure to be the focal point of any room. Cedar-Stuff is known for their attention to detail and they are more than happy to build any item that you may need. This item is located near the stage. Please stop by the Cedar-Stuff booth tonight and talk with Doug and Mary about their beautiful custom-made furniture and let them design and build your next piece. The Novi chapter would like to thank Doug and Mary for their support and this 100% donation.
Cedar Stuff Log Furniture
   
Donated By: Doug and Mary Degriselles
Cedar-Stuff Log Furniture
4910 Pennsylvania Crossing
Lewiston, MI 49756
989-786-5089
log-furniture@cedar-stuff.com
www.cedar-stuff.com
Donor Value: $2,500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SCOTLAND ROE DEER HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER ON THE ROYAL FAMILY’S BALMORAL ESTATE
Michael and Danielle Grosse of International Adventures Unlimited have donated a once in a lifetime hunting opportunity to harvest two roe deer on the Royal Family’s Balmoral Estate in Scotland. Being able to hunt on the Royal Family’s Balmoral Estate is no doubt one of the most unique, exclusive and prestigious experiences that today’s hunter will find. Purchasing this donation is the only way to hunt on this famous estate. This donation includes roundtrip airfare to Edinburgh, Scotland (capped at $1,000), all airport transfers, meals, lodging in the luxurious Glen Lui Hotel, 1x1 guide services, and the harvesting of two roe bucks. This seven day package (including travel) must take place in June of 2017 (if available), 2018, or a future year as agreed upon with the outfitter. This trip begins with your departure on day one, arrival in Scotland on day two, transfer to the hunting area on day three, hunting and other activities on days four, five, and six and the return flight on day seven. Also included in this donation is the shipping, receiving, and clearing of trophies into Denver, Colorado through International Adventures’ own import license at cost, which is normally completed within two months of the hunt. The winning bidder will be responsible for the continued shipping cost to their own taxidermist. Because the number of bucks available each year depends on the number that the Royal Family keep for themselves, the second buck may be harvested on a neighboring estate. If interested, the successful bidder and guests may also play a round of golf on the Royal Family’s private golf course and ride the Queen’s horses!!! Guided tours for hunters and non-hunters are part of this package as well. International Adventures
   
Donated By: Michael Grosse
International Adventures Unlimited
PO Box 1157
Gunnison, CO 81230
970-641-5369
intadvun@gunnison.com
www.internationaladventures.us
Donor Value: $9,000.00
 

 

SCOTLAND RED STAG HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Michael and Danielle Grosse of International Adventures Unlimited have donated a seven day Scotland red stag hunt for one hunter. This donation is for one free range Scotland red stag. The winning bidder may upgrade to an estate stag from the Inshewen Estates, which is known to have the best private herd of estate red stag in all of Scotland. Cost of upgrade to an estate stag is on a cost basis, which means you will be paying half to a third of what you would expect to pay for a comparable stag in other parts of the world. Included in this donation is the trophy fee for one free range stag, roundtrip airfare to Edinburgh, Scotland (capped at $1,000), all airport transfers, meals, lodging in the luxurious Lands of Loyal 18th century Duke’s estate, and 1x1 guide services. This seven day package (including travel) must take place in September/October of 2017 (if available) or a future year as agreed upon with the outfitter. This trip begins with your departure on day one, arrival in Scotland on day two, transfer to the hunting area on day three, hunting and other activities on days four, five, and six and the return flight on day seven. Also included in this donation is the shipping, receiving, and clearing of trophies into Denver, Colorado through International Adventures’ own import license at cost, which is normally completed within two months of the hunt. The winning bidder will be responsible for the continued shipping cost to their own taxidermist. Your hunting trip may also be upgraded to include other species, such as, roe deer, fallow deer, Soay ram, pheasant, partridge, ducks and geese per the outfitter’s price list.
International Adventures
   
Donated By: Michael Grosse
International Adventures Unlimited
PO Box 1157
Gunnison, CO 81230
970-641-5369
intadvun@gunnison.com
www.internationaladventures.us
Donor Value: $8,000.00  
 

 

NEW OPAL AND GEM STONE SETS

Mike Young and Joe Karcher from Jewel Craft International have donated a magnificent set of fine jewelry. This is a beautiful opal collection, back by popular demand. Get one set for the wife and one set for the daughter. Both sets feature a ring, earrings and pendant. The silver has a platinum finish and looks amazing. Don’t miss your chance to own Jewel Craft’s rarest and highly demanded opal and gemstone jewelry. Any size ring is available. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Stop at the Jewel Craft booth and thank Mike and Joe for their continued support and look at their great assortment of jewelry.
Jewel Craft
   
Donated By: Mike Young, Joe Karcher
Jewel Craft International
22643 Foxmoor
Novi, MI 48374
248-344-4400
Donor Value: $3,200.00 Exhibitor
 

 

EMERALD CUT SWISS BLUE TOPAZ AND DIAMOND RING

Mike Young and Joe Karcher from Jewel Craft International have donated a magnificent piece of fine jewelry. The winning bidder will receive a unique Swiss blue topaz set in solid 14kt white gold. This highly sought after emerald cut center stone is a rare Swiss blue, and is over 4 ct. in weight. This uniquely cut center stone is surrounded by 30 shimmering genuine diamonds. This classic yet cutting edge design combined with the hard to find genuine emerald cut shaped Swiss blue topaz might make this ring the best hunting insurance you ever purchase. This custom ring is available in any size. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Stop at the Jewel Craft booth and thank Mike and Joe for their continued support and look at their great assortment of jewelry.
   
Donated By: Mike Young, Joe Karcher
Jewel Craft International
22643 Foxmoor
Novi, MI 48374
248-344-4400
Donor Value: $4,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

14KT GOLD PERIDOT OR AMETHYST AND DIAMOND RING


Mike Young and Joe Karcher from Jewel Craft International have donated a magnificent piece of fine jewelry. A stunning amethyst or peridot ring set in over two grams of 14kt white gold. The beautiful center stone has a rare AAA grading for color and clarity. This classic oval shape gemstone is surrounded by shimmering white diamonds that are set in an artistic bezel with scroll work to enhance the brilliance. This great piece of jewelry is available in any size. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Stop at the Jewel Craft booth and thank Mike and Joe for their continued support and look at their great assortment of jewelry.
   
Donated By: Mike Young, Joe Karcher
Jewel Craft International
22643 Foxmoor
Novi, MI 48374
248-344-4400
Donor Value: $3,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SEVEN DAY HUNT IN ARGENTINA FOR TWO HUNTERS WITH TROPHY FEES

Frank Lanus from Quebrachal Ranch has generously donated a seven day free range hunt in Argentina for two hunters. This donation includes the trophy fees for one hybrid ram, one Texas Dall ram and one four-horned ram per hunter. This hunt will take place in the Santiago del Estero province of Argentina on concessions that comprise over 9,000 acres of prime hunting habitat. The hunt must be taken during available days between February and December, 2017. This donation also includes 1x1 professional guide services, luxury lodging with private bathrooms, meals, field preparation of trophies, and transportation during the hunt. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters ($480 per day), non-hunters ($180 per day), hunting days ($480 per day), and species per the outfitter’s current price list.

The Quebrachal Ranch has 17 other species to hunt including beautiful South American red stag, fallow deer, axis deer, black buck, water buffalo, many different rams, puma, wild boar, and amazing wing shooting. Not included are accommodations before and after the hunt, license and tags, additional animals hunted, gratuities, gun permit costs if bringing your own guns, transportation to and from Santiago del Estero airport (which may include a special van charter at $800). Modern guns in many calibers are available free of charge from the outfitter. You pay for ammo only. Method of take is hunter’s choice. Dipping and packing is available for $750 per hunter. The Novi chapter would like to thank Quebrachal Ranch for their 100% donation.



   
Donated By: Frank Lanus
Quebrachal Ranch
Villa Union, 4200
Santiago del Estero, 4200
5491135743631
quebrachal20@gmail.com
www.facebook.com/pages/Quebrachal-hunting-Ranch/345953565506435
Donor Value: $12,500.00  
 

 

FIVE DAY/FIVE NIGHT MISSOURI WHITETAIL HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS

Drake and Sarah Dawson from Safari Unlimited have generously donated a five day/five night Missouri whitetail hunt for two hunters. This 2x1 guided hunt is a free-range bow or crossbow hunt and will take place in the pristine Mark Twain National Forest of central Missouri. This area is full of row crops, creeks, heavily forested oaks/hardwoods, and open fields.

The SCI #2 Midwestern non-typical whitetail was taken from this area with a bow. Missouri has a four point restriction which means realistic expectations are of 130-150 class whitetails. Areas you will be hunting could be as small as forty acres or as large as a few thousand. Transportation to and from the hunting areas are included as Safari Unlimited is an official ARGO outfitter, so getting in and out is no problem and a lot of fun.

Schedule this hunt with the outfitter for open dates from September 15-November 7, 2017 or 2018. Your Missouri tag will include a whitetail buck, whitetail doe and two Eastern turkeys of either sex. You will also be able to fish their 40 acre lake and hunt small game and waterfowl in season. Included is transportation during the hunt, lodge accommodations, gourmet meals, full open bar, guides, transportation of trophies to local game processor and taxidermist, fishing, small game, and waterfowl in season. Additional hunters are welcome for $2,595 and non-hunters for $750.

Not included are transportation to and from central Missouri, license and tag (approximately $300), and gratuities. Please stop by the Safari Unlimited booth and talk with Sarah about this great hunt. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Drake and Sarah Dawson, and Safari Unlimited for their 100% donation.

Safari Unlimited
Safari Unlimited
   
Donated By: Drake and Sarah Dawson
Safari Unlimited LLC
2415 Cedar Lake Dr.
New Bloomfield, MO 65063
573-544-2041
safariunlimited@juno.com
www.safariunlimitedworldwide.com
Donor Value: $5,190.00 Exhibitor
 

 

THREE DAY/THREE NIGHT MISSOURI DUCK AND GOOSE HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS


Drake and Sarah Dawson from Safari Unlimited have generously donated a three day/three night Missouri duck and goose hunt for two hunters. This 2x1 guided hunt will take place in northern Missouri. Schedule this hunt with the outfitter for open dates in November or December, 2017 or 2018.

Hunt arrival point is Duncan Bridge, MO. Airport transportation from Columbia Regional Airport is available for $100 round trip per group or you can drive right to the lodge. Included is transportation during the hunt, lodge accommodations, meals, fine wines, guides, and dressing of birds. While on your hunt, you will have access to great whitetail hunting.

There is no charge for hunting whitetail, just a trophy fee if one is taken. Trophy fees are $1,000 for a buck scoring under 140, and $2,000 for a buck scoring over 140. A whitetail doe can be taken for $250. Additional hunters are welcome for $1,500 and non-hunters for $450. You may add extra hunting days for $500 per person per day.

Not included are transportation to and from Duncan Bridge, Missouri, all license and tags, and gratuities. Please stop by the Safari Unlimited booth and talk with Sarah about this great hunt.

Safari Unlimited
Safari Unlimited
   
Donated By: Drake and Sarah Dawson
Safari Unlimited LLC
2415 Cedar Lake Dr.
New Bloomfield, MO 65063
573-544-2041
safariunlimited@juno.com
www.safariunlimitedworldwide.com
Donor Value: $3,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

WALLEYE FISHING TRIP FOR SIX PEOPLE ON LAKE ERIE

Brad Haggitt of Greenhead Fishing Charters is donating a four hour fishing trip for up to six people. The winning bidder will be fishing for walleye out of Leamington, Ontario. The trip must be taken during the fishing season of 2017. The winning bidder will need an Ontario fishing license which may be purchased online.

All equipment is supplied; just bring your lunch and drinks. This donation may be upgraded to a full day of fishing by making the appropriate arrangements with Brad. Contact Brad for dates and times. Please stop by the Greenhead Fishing Charters booth to talk with Brad and thank him for this 100% donation. References: Brent Gibson, Mark Kellenberger, David Haney and Terry Broemer, Bob and Brett Coleman

Greenhead Fishing Charters
   
Donated By: Brad Haggitt
Greenhead Fishing Charters
647 E. River Rd.
St. Joachim, Ontario NOR 1S0
519-919-7751
info@greenheadfishingcharters.com
www.greenheadfishingcharters.com
Donor Value: $450.00 Exhibitor
 

 

FISHING TRIP FOR MUSKY ON LAKE ST. CLAIR
Brad Haggitt of Greenhead Fishing Charters is donating a seven hour Lake St. Clair musky fishing trip for up to four people. The trip must be taken from August to November, 2017. The winning bidder will need an Ontario fishing license which may be purchased online. Brad’s 26’ boat is located 20 minutes from the Ambassador Bridge in Belle River, Ontario. All equipment is supplied; just bring your lunch and drinks. This donation may be upgraded to six people by making the appropriate arrangements with Brad. Contact Brad for dates and times. Please stop by the Greenhead Fishing Charters booth to talk with Brad and thank him for his continued 100% donations. References: Brent Gibson, Mark Kellenberger, David Haney and Terry Broemer, Bob and Brett Coleman, Jeff Groh
Greenhead Fishing Charters
   
Donated By: Brad Haggitt
Greenhead Fishing Charters
647 E. River Rd.
St. Joachim, Ontario NOR 1S0
519-919-7751
info@greenheadfishingcharters.com
www.greenheadfishingcharters.com
Donor Value: $600.00 Exhibitor
 

 

LAKE ST. CLAIR BASS FISHING TRIP WITH BASSMASTER TOUR PRO WAYNE MACKLIN

Wayne Macklin, a friend of SCI Novi and Bassmaster Fishing Tour professional, has generously donated a fully guided smallmouth bass fishing trip for two people. This is an eight hour trip on Lake St. Clair.

This is your chance to actually fish with a touring professional on his personal boat. Some of Wayne’s sponsors include Ranger Boats, Yamaha, Wonderland Marine, Shimano, Gloomis, Duo International, FCI Inc., Mootsies Sport Center, and Macklin Mechanical Co. All equipment is provided, but you are welcome to bring your own if you’d like.

You will be fishing out of a 2017 Ranger Z521c bass boat with a 250hp Yamaha SHO outboard. Wayne’s boat is equipped with all the latest technology to help you have a great day on the water. Winning bidder will be responsible for fishing license, food, and beverages.

Please contact Wayne directly to book your trip. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to experience fishing on Lake St. Clair. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Wayne Macklin for this 100% donation.

Wayne Macklin
Wayne Macklin
   
Donated By: Wayne Macklin
Friend of SCI Novi
810-602-2053
wayne@mackheat.com
 
Donor Value: Priceless  
 

 

FLORIDA WILD BOAR HUNT WITH BAY DOGS FOR FOUR HUNTERS
HR and Terra Ross have generously donated a one-and-a-half-day wild boar hunt with bay dogs for four hunters. You will hunt with dogs that will find and bay, or surround, your hog, insuring a very successful and exciting hunt! This group hunt will take place on the Ross Hammock Ranch, which is one of Florida’s premiere hunting destinations. RHR is located on Florida’s Gulf Coast, less than a two hour drive from Orlando. This donation includes all meals, snacks, drinks, licenses, guides, lodging, use of 3D archery range, rifle range, trophy prep and use of the RHR bay dogs. This donation includes the trophy fee for the first trophy hog taken by the group. The trophy fees for the other trophy hogs taken are not included. The hunters may choose between rifle, muzzleloader, bow, crossbow or handgun. This donation is valid for one year, until 2/18/18. This hunt can be upgraded to include more animals, hunters, non-hunters, or days per the current price list. RHR is home to many different species including axis deer, blackbuck antelope, water buffalo, rams, Osceola turkey, alligator, white-tailed deer, and even African game. Not included are transportation to and from the RHR, trophy fees for the additional hogs, and gratuities. Transportation during the hunt is mostly vehicle and foot. Ross Hammock Ranch
Donated By: HR and Terra Ross
Ross Hammock Ranch
PO Box 505
Inglis, FL 34449
352-447-0296
hrrossfla@aol.com
www.rosshammockranch.com
Donor Value: $2,159.00  
 

 

ONE WEEK MEXICAN VACATION IN A DELUXE ONE BEDROOM SUITE
Audrey Morgan from Cerritos Beach Resort has generously donated a six night/seven day stay in a deluxe one bedroom suite at Hacienda Cerritos in Baja, Mexico. Hacienda Cerritos is located 40 miles north of Cabo San Lucas. Cerritos Beach has been recognized as one of the safest and most exclusive stretches of beach in all of Los Cabos, and is world renowned for its exceptional surfing and deep sea fishing. This mission style five acre estate is just steps away from the beach. Your suite can sleep two people, or up to four with the request of a rollout bed. Enjoy their amazing infinity pool and bar, surf the waves out your back door, or explore the nearby artist colony of Todos Santos. This stay must be taken within 2 years of the date of purchase. There are no blackout dates, but reservations are subject to availability. The winning bidder must pay a 19% Mexico government tax on the purchase price of this donation at check-in. No other fees are required.
Donated By: Audrey Morgan
Cerritos Beach Resorts
468 North State Street
Lake Oswego, Oregon 07015
541-643-7898
amorgan@cerritosbeachresorts.net
www.haciendacerritos.com
Donor Value: $2,100.00
 

SEVEN DAY SOUTH AFRICAN SAFARI FOR TWO HUNTERS, INCLUDING TROPHY FEES
Bobby Hansen of Bobby Hansen Safaris has donated a seven day safari for two hunters in the Limpopo Province of South Africa. This donation covers the daily rate for two hunters, plus trophy fees for two impalas and two blesbucks. This is a rifle hunt, but can be upgraded to a bow hunt with arrangements with the outfitter. Also included are lodging in luxury thatched chalets, meals, alcohol in moderation, transportation during the hunt in 4X4 vehicles, skinners, services of a professional hunter, trackers and camp staff. This 2x1 hunt is for the 2017 or 2018 season of May through October and can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters or total hunting days. Additional hunters can be added for the rate of $450 per day and non-hunters at $250 per day. Hunters may not bring two rifles of the same caliber. Hunt arrival and departure location is Johannesburg. There is a $150 per person airport pickup and drop-off charge. There is a $100 import permit for rifles. Permit information can be obtained from the donor. Bobby Hansen Safaris prides themselves in personal attention and excellent trophy quality. Please stop by Bobby’s booth and thank him for his donation. References: Dave Sturtz, Ed Curtis, Brad Haggitt bobby
   
Donated By: Bobby Hansen Safaris
PO Box 559
Vaalwater, Limpopo
0350
South Africa
011-27-823-205-504
bhsafari@iafrica.com
www.bobbyhansensafaris.com

Donor Value: $8,100.00 Exhibitor
 

 

FIVE DAY HUNTING ADVENTURE IN SPAIN FOR ONE HUNTER & ONE NON-HUNTER
Jose Mallo of Espacaza has generously donated a five day hunt in Spain. Espacaza has been providing successful hunts for nearly 40 years and specializes in giving extremely good service as well as the highest quality trophies in Spain. This donation is for one hunter and one non-hunter and covers the daily rates. The hunt must take place during the spring/fall hunting season in 2017, 2018 or 2019. This donation includes a hunting guide interpreter, airport transportation, all meals, beverages, lodging, AWD vehicles or horses if needed during the hunt. This is a rifle or bow hunt, and assistance with firearm clearance is included. Not included are trophy fees of animals taken, hotels and meals while in Madrid before the hunt, licenses ($250) and permits, 21% VAT tax, and gratuities. The winning bidder must take a minimum of two animals per the outfitter’s trophy list. The winning bidder may choose from four different species of Spanish ibex, roe deer, mouflon sheep, red stag, fallow deer, Cantabrian chamois, Pyrenean chamois, or Barbary sheep. This hunt may be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, and hunting days. We thank Espacaza for their 100% donation.
   
Donated By: Jose L. Mallo
Espacaza
Nunez De Balboa N49-4
28001 Madrid, Spain
34 91 575 76 29
espacaza@espacaza.com
www.espacaza.com
Donor Value: $5,700.00
 

 

$425 GIFT CERTIFICATE FROM COPPERSMITH GLOBAL LOGISTICS
Lisa Gingerich and Michael Lewis from Coppersmith Global Logistics have donated a $425 gift certificate for their services. Coppersmith Global Logistics is a brokerage and freight forwarding company based out of Los Angeles, and has offices across the country. They have a very large customer base and clearance of trophy shipments is a very large part of their business. They are well versed in dealing with all of the government agencies, CBP, Fish and Wildlife, etc. In other words, they will take care of dealing with the "unpleasant" parts of bringing your trophies into the US, so you don't have to worry about that!

The value of this package is $425.00, which includes the following services: US Customs entry service fee, US Fish and Wildlife entry service fee, cargo import service charges, messenger fee, and airline transfer fee. This certificate cannot be used for storage, freight charges, reprocessing of ruminants, swine products or primates, additional costs due to seizures, documentation errors or additional exam costs, US Fish and Wildlife CITES inspection fees and delivery to final destination. Let them ease your mind and help get your trophies home in a safe and secure way. The Novi Chapter would like to thank them for their 100% donation.
   
Donated By: Lisa Gingerish, Michael Lewis
Coppersmith Global Logistics
Chicago Branch
760 Bonnie Lane
Elk Grove, IL 60007
847-437-1500
lgingerich@coppersmith.com
www.coppersmith.com
Donor Value: $425.00  
 

 

SIX DAY BOW OR FIVE DAY MUZZLELOADER/RIFLE HUNT FOR TROPHY ELK IN NEW MEXICO
Tuffy Barnett of Mangas Outfitters has donated a six day bow hunt or a five day muzzleloader/rifle hunt in Southwest New Mexico for a trophy Rocky Mountain elk. New Mexico is known for its giant elk and superior elk hunting, and the winning bidder will be able to experience that first-hand. This hunt is for one hunter and is conducted in a 1x1 manner. The hunt will take place in SW New Mexico, where many record book elk have been taken. You’ll be hunting by vehicle and the spot and stalk method. The terrain is rolling hills with juniper and cedars with an elevation between 7500 and 8200 feet. The winning bidder may hunt with a bow during the September archery season or muzzleloader/rifle during the months of October, November or December. The winning bidder will be required to enter a drawing for the license/tag, and the application deadline is 3\22\17. Hunt will take place in 2017, 2018 or 2019 depending on when a tag is drawn. License and tag fees will total approximately $800. Winning bidder may upgrade to a guaranteed landowner tag for $3500. Extra hunters can be involved in accordance with the outfitter’s pricelist. Mangas Outfitters has been in operation for 20 years and has provided hunting opportunities for many celebrity hunters including, Michael Wadell and the Bone Collector crew, Andy Ross with Maximum Archery and Curt Wells from Bow Hunter Magazine TV. Arrival location is Albuquerque, New Mexico. The successful bidder will need to rent a car and drive to Pie Town, New Mexico, to arrive at the hunting area. Please stop by the Mangas Outfitters booth tonight and ask about this great hunting opportunity, and thank him for his donation.
   
Donated By: Tuffy Barnett
Mangas Outfitters
PO Box 354
Datil, NM 87821
575-838-6202
tbarnett@mangasoutfitters.com
www.mangasoutfitters.com
Donor Value: $4,900.00 Exhibitor
 

 

180”-200” OHIO WHITE-TAILED DEER HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS
Ron and Karen Douglas from Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio has generously donated an Ohio white-tailed deer hunt for two hunters. This is a three-day/three-night hunt for two northeastern white-tailed deer in the 180”-200” class. Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio is located near Berlin, Ohio in the heart of Amish Country. Berlin, OH is only about a 3 hour drive from the Detroit area. Included in this donation is a $2,000 credit per hunter toward the harvest of your whitetails (leaving $4,900 balance per deer for this size class). This hunt is all inclusive, including lodging, meals, beverages, professional guide, and transportation during the hunt. Method of harvest is hunter’s choice. Hunter has option to upgrade to a larger deer and/or harvest additional animals per the outfitter’s current price list. Non-hunters can be added for $100 per day. Hunt to be taken September 25-December 20, 2017. On site world renowned taxidermist available to hunters at an additional cost. Shipping of trophy and gratuities are also not included. It is the hunter’s responsibility to get to the lodge. Please check out the Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio booth and speak with Ron and Karen about their great whitetail hunts. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio for this 100% donation. Xtreme WCWO
   
Donated By: Ron and Karen Douglas
Xtreme World Class Whitetails of Ohio
8888 Township Rd. 308
Millersburg, OH 44654
248-890-4500
xtremewcw@gmail.com
www.xtreme-wcwo.com
Donor Value: $4,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

SOUTH AFRICAN PHOTO SAFARI FOR TWO
Trevor Shaw of Zulu Nyala has generously donated a South African photo safari for two people. You and your partner will spend six days and six nights at Zulu Nyala’s Luxury Hemingway Tented Safari Camp or Heritage Safari Lodge. Cool lounges, wide verandas, and sparkling swimming pools make being “in camp” a relaxing and pleasurable experience. A wide variety of activities are available including game drives in comfortable open game viewing vehicles as your ranger drives you through the reserve to view many African animals. This donation includes accommodations for six days/nights, three meals per day and two game drives per day. Not included are airfares, transfers, extra activities, drinks, riverboat cruise, telephone, and tours. Should you wish to extend your experience, Zulu Nyala can arrange tailor-made tours to suit your individual requirements throughout South Africa. You may want to include some additional stopovers on your trip such as, Sodwana Bay, St. Lucia, Cape Town, Table Mountain, Garden Route, Sun City, Swaziland, Kruger National Park, Victoria Falls, Pilgrim’s Rest and Rovos Rail, Blue Train, and many more. Day trips and other activities can be arranged. Many of the game tours will take place in the same area where “I Dreamed of Africa” was filmed, starring Kim Basinger. Trip must be taken within two years of purchase date, is non-transferable and may not be sold in any manner.
   
Donated By: Trevor Shaw and Jean Huisman
Zulu Nyala
Contact: Reshmi Bahadur
011-27-35-562-0177
reshmi@zulunyala.com
www.zulunyala.com
Donor Value: $5,950.00  
 

 

TWO DAY/TWO NIGHT WILD PHEASANT HUNT IN SOUTH DAKOTA FOR TWO HUNTERS
Cameron Shumake of Pheasant City Lodge has generously donated a two-day/two-night wild pheasant hunt in South Dakota for two hunters. Pheasant City Lodge offers over 9,000 acres of prime hunting in the heart of pheasant country. This hunt must take place during the 2017 season. This donation includes lodging in Pheasant City’s 5,550 sq. ft. lodge and all you can eat home-style breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Also included are guided hunts with dogs (feel free to bring your own dog if you’d like @$100/day), field ammo and trap ammo, trap shooting/sporting clays before the morning hunts, transportation to and from the hunting fields, processing and shrink wrap packaging of your birds. Your hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters and hunting days per the outfitter’s current price list. Pheasant City Lodge also has excellent archery deer hunting. Not included are transportation to and from Wessington, SD, cost of South Dakota hunting license, and gratuities. This item is only offered to new clients or clients that bring first time guests to Pheasant City Lodge. Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt the best pheasant habitat in the country. Please stop by the Pheasant City Lodge booth and ask Cameron about this great donation. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Pheasant City Lodge for this 100% donation. Pheasant City Lodge
Donated By: Cameron Shumake
Pheasant City Lodge
36930 219th St.
Wessington, SD 57381
605-539-9244
cameron@pheasantcity.com
www.pheasantcity.com
Donor Value: $3,180.00 Exhibitor
 

FIVE DAY ALASKA CAST AND BLAST TRIP
Jack Johnson from Alaska’s Legend Lodge has generously donated a five-day/five-night, cast and blast trip for one person. This is your chance to experience the 90 mile long, Lake Iliamna and its surrounding rivers. Lake Iliamna is a true paradise for fisherman and duck hunters. Alaska’s Legend Lodge has many stationary duck blinds, not boat blinds, with each capable of having a downwind decoy setup. You will hunt for mallards, wigeon, green-winged teal, greater scaup, and barrow goldeneye. You will also fish for huge rainbow trout, sockeye salmon, char, grayling and pike. This donation includes lodging in a three star lodge, served meals, fully guided fishing and duck hunting, and round trip airfare from Iliamna to Legend Lodge. Winning bidder is responsible for airfare to Anchorage and then to Iliamna. This trip can be upgraded to include more people at $5890, and more days per the outfitter’s price list. Gratuity is not included. Don’t miss your chance to limit out in the great state of Alaska.
Donated By: Jack Johnson
Alaska's Legend Lodge
12769 Irvine Ave NW
Bemidji, MN 56601
218-779-6950
fishjack@paulbunyan.net
www.ledendlodge.com
Donor Value: $5,890  
 

 

NATURAL MAHOGANY MINK VEST WITH FOX COLLAR
John Hayes of Cascade Furs has generously donated this beautiful natural mahogany mink vest. This vest is 24 inches in length and features a fox fur collar. This beautiful fur’s origin is the United States of America. Free alterations and monogramming are available. Cascade Furs will guarantee the correct size for you. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Stop by their booth and find something to keep you warm in this cold winter and thank John and his crew for this donation.
Donated By: John Hayes
Cascade Fur Salon
6504 28th St. Suite U
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
616-957-4936
Donor Value: $2,600.00 Exhibitor
 

 

NATURAL TUNUKI JACKET WITH SHAWL COLLAR
John Hayes of Cascade Furs has generously donated this beautiful tanuki jacket. This beautiful item has full straight sleeves and features a shawl collar. This jacket is 31 inches in length. This beautiful fur’s origin is the United States of America. Free alterations and monogramming are available. Cascade Furs will guarantee the correct size for you. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Stop by their booth and find something to keep you warm in this cold winter and thank John and his crew for this donation.
Donated By: John Hayes
Cascade Fur Salon
6504 28th St. Suite U
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
616-957-4936
Donor Value: $4,500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

NATURAL DARK MAHOGANY MINK JACKET
John Hayes of Cascade Furs has generously donated this beautiful natural dark mahogany mink jacket. This jacket is 26 inches in length and features a zippered front and full straight sleeves with bracelet cuffs. This beautiful fur’s origin is the United States of America. Free alterations and monogramming are available. Cascade Furs will guarantee the correct size for you. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Stop by their booth and find something to keep you warm in this cold winter and thank John and his crew for this donation.
Donated By: John Hayes
Cascade Fur Salon
6504 28th St. Suite U
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
616-957-4936
Donor Value: $6,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

TEXAS EXOTIC HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS
L Ray Calhoun of L&L Adventures has generously donated a three-day/two-night exotic hunt for two hunters. This guided hunt will take place in Wimberley, Texas which is about one hour from San Antonio and Austin, TX. This item includes a $4000 credit ($1000 credit per exotic animal) towards four trophy exotic animals (two per hunter). The ranch contains over 30 species of game, all of which are available per the outfitter’s current price list. This hunt must take place before October 1, 2017. The hunters may choose between rifle, muzzleloader, or bow. Included in this donation are accommodations, meals, and guide fees. Hunters can hunt additional animals at a 10% discount. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters (at a 10% discount), non-hunters, or days per the current price list. Transportation during the hunt is mostly vehicle and foot. Hunters will be responsible for a Texas hunting license and transportation to and from the ranch. The Novi Chapter would like to thank L&L Adventures for this 100% donation.
Donated By: L Ray Calhoun
L&L Adventures
4001 Ledgerock Rd.
Wimberley, TX 78676
512-940-5111
landladventures78676@gmail.com
www.landladventures.net
Donor Value: $6,000.00
 

 

TEXAS WHITETAIL AND EXOTIC HUNT FOR TWO HUNTERS
L Ray Calhoun of L&L Adventures has generously donated a three-day/two-night whitetail and exotic hunt for two hunters. This 1x1 guided hunt will take place in Wimberley, Texas which is about one hour from San Antonio and Austin, TX. This item includes a $4000 credit ($2000 credit per hunter) towards two trophy whitetail deer (100”-300” class), and a $2000 credit ($1000 per hunter) towards a trophy exotic hunt. The ranch contains over 30 species of game, all of which are available per the outfitter’s current price list. This hunt must take place before December 31, 2017. The hunters may choose between rifle, muzzleloader, or bow. Included in this donation are accommodations, meals, and guide fees. Hunters can hunt additional animals at a 10% discount. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters (at a 10% discount), non-hunters, or days per the current price list. Transportation during the hunt is mostly vehicle and foot. Hunters will be responsible for a Texas hunting license and transportation to and from the ranch. The Novi Chapter would like to thank L&L Adventures for this 100% donation.
Donated By: L Ray Calhoun
L&L Adventures
4001 Ledgerock Rd.
Wimberley, TX 78676
512-940-5111
landladventures78676@gmail.com
www.landladventures.net
Donor Value: $8,000.00
 

 

SEVEN DAY FLY–IN FISHING TRIP IN NORTHERN ONTARIO
Chris Lewis from Lewis Landing Outfitters, and Liquiforce, have generously donated a seven day fly-in fishing trip for two people. You will fish on beautiful Beteau Lake for trophy Northern pike and walleye. Ten to fifteen pound pike will be caught all day with an occasional twenty pounder on the end of your line. This trip is for two people and must be taken between July and August of 2017 or 2018 on dates based upon availability and occupancy. Included in this donation are boats, motors, fuel, lodge accommodations, and the float plane flight from Nakina, Ontario to and from the lodge. Not included in this package are fishing rods, tackle, food, or beverage. Lodge is equipped with full kitchen and cooking equipment so you will be able to cook up your daily catch. Please visit the website for a complete list of personal items to bring and flight weight limits. Winning bidder will be responsible for an Ontario fishing license at approximately $55.00, any accommodations in Nakina before or after the trip, and gratuities. This trip can be upgraded to include more anglers and non-fishing guests at the outfitter’s current price list. Please stop by the Lewis Landing Outfitters booth tonight and talk with Chris about this great fishing trip. The Novi chapter would like to thank Lewis Landing Outfitters and Liquiforce for their 100% donation.
Donated By: Chris Lewis
Lewis Landing Outfitters and Liquiforce
1379 Road 2 West
Kingsville, Ontario Canada
519-733-0409
clewis@liquiforce.com
www.eddienorthadventures.ca
Donor Value: $3,375.00
 

 

SOUTH ISLAND NEW ZEALAND RED STAG HUNT FOR UP TO FOUR HUNTERS
Craig Dempster from New Zealand Horn & Antler Safaris has generously donated a four day red stag hunt on the famed South Island of New Zealand. This donation is for up to four hunters. This hunt must take place between March and August in 2017 or 2018. Each hunter will receive a $1000 credit towards the trophy fee of the stag of their choice. Hunters may choose to hunt red stag scoring 320”-360” gross inches at a trophy fee of $6,300 or a “Club NZ Red Stag Hunt” scoring 360”-440” at a trophy fee of $9,300. New Zeeland Horn & Antler is the first outfitter to combine four red stag scoring brackets together to allow hunters the freedom to hunt these score brackets at one fair price. “Club NZ Red Stag Hunts” were created to liberate hunters from restrictive scoring brackets and inflated prices. Even if you harvest a stag over the 440” mark, you will not be asked to pay any extra money over your booked hunt price. This item also includes a $500 credit per hunter toward each additional trophy added to their red stag hunt. Also included in this hunt are accommodations, meals, airport/hotel transfers, 1x1 guiding, field prep of trophies, trophy prep for shipping of stag, export documentation for stag, and day tours for non-hunters (non-hunters are $175 per day). Not included are balance on red stag and other trophies taken, and trophy prep of additional animals for shipping. This hunt can also be upgraded to include more hunters and non-hunters per the outfitter’s price list. Hunt arrival and departure location is Christchurch, New Zealand. The Novi Chapter would like to thank New Zeeland Horn & Antler Safaris for their 100% donation.
Donated By: Craig Dempster
NZ Horn & Antler Safaris
50 Bathgate Road, RD10
Waimate 7980 New Zealand
64 3 689 1377
hunt@hornandantler.com
www.hornandantler.com
Donor Value: $8,600.00
 

 

TWO DAY/TWO NIGHT WILD PHEASANT HUNT IN SOUTH DAKOTA FOR FOUR HUNTERS
Cameron Shumake of Pheasant City Lodge has generously donated a two-day/two-night wild pheasant hunt in South Dakota for four hunters. This donation covers two of the four hunters. The other two hunters are required to pay $1500 per person. Pheasant City Lodge offers over 9,000 acres of prime hunting in the heart of pheasant country. This hunt must take place during the 2017 season with dates to be mutually agreed upon with outfitter. This donation includes lodging in Pheasant City’s 5,550 sq. ft. lodge and all you can eat home-style breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Also included are guided hunts with dogs (feel free to bring your own dog if you’d like @$100/day), field ammo and trap ammo, trap shooting/sporting clays before the morning hunts, transportation to and from the hunting fields, processing and shrink wrap packaging of your birds. Your hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters and hunting days per the outfitter’s current price list. Pheasant City Lodge also has excellent archery deer hunting. Not included are transportation to and from Wessington, SD, cost of South Dakota hunting license, and gratuities. This item is only offered to new clients or clients that bring first time guests to Pheasant City Lodge. Don’t miss this opportunity to hunt the best pheasant habitat in the country. Please stop by the Pheasant City Lodge booth and ask Cameron about this great donation. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Pheasant City Lodge for this 100% donation.
Donated By: Cameron Shumake
Pheasant City Lodge
36930  219th St.
Wessington, SD 57381
605-539-9244
cameron@pheasantcity.com
www.pheasantcity.com
Donor Value: $3,180.00 Exhibitor
 

 

MICHIGAN PHEASANT HUNT FOR FOUR HUNTERS
Jim Trotter from Crooked Foot Hunt Club has generously donated a 25 bird pheasant hunt for four hunters. Crooked Foot Hunt Club is Mid-Michigan’s newest hunting and sportsman club. Located just fifteen minutes east of Lansing, Crooked Foot specializes in upland bird hunting and hunting dog training on 300 acres of pristine Michigan countryside. This hunt must take place during October through December 2017, on open dates agreed upon with the outfitter. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters, birds, and even overnight accommodations per the outfitters price list. This is a great opportunity to hunt upland birds while staying close to home. In fact, the Novi chapter will be having a chapter pheasant hunt at Crooked Foot on March 18th, 2017 if you would like to get a sneak peek at the great accommodation offered by Jim and his crew. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Crooked Foot Hunt Club for this 100% donation.
Donated By: Jim Trotter
Crooked Foot Hunt Club
7303 Delaney Rd.
Owosso, MI 48867
989-723-9823
crookedfoot@frontier.com
www.crookedfoothuntclub.com
Donor Value: $625.00
 

 

FOUR DAY WING SHOOTING HUNT FOR FOUR HUNTERS IN ARGENTINA
Hugo Pascuetting from HP Wing Shooting Adventures has generously donated a four day dove hunt for four hunters. This hunt will take place in Cordoba, Argentina, which is located right in the middle of wing shooting paradise. During your hunt you can expect to shoot more than 1500 shells per day at doves. Partridge, pigeons, and ducks can be added for an extra cost. Dove hunting is year round, so this hunt can take place any time during 2017 or 2018. Included are professional guide services, lodging in a private Estancia, all meals and open bar (local beverages), and ground transportation during the hunt. Each hunter will have a personal bird boy. Hunt arrival and departure point is Cordoba, Argentina. Not included are accommodations before and after the hunt, $375 hunting license fee, and gratuities. Shotguns are available from the outfitter for $350 per person for the entire hunt and shells can be purchased at $13.50 per box for the first 100 boxes ($12 per box after that). Extra hunters can be added at $1,600. Non hunters are welcome per the outfitters price list. It is the buyer’s responsibility to contact the outfitter right away to reserve dates. The Novi chapter would like to thank HP Wing Shooting Adventures for this 100% donation.
Donated By: Hugo Pascuetting
HP Wing Shooting Adventures
Argentina Bird Hunts
15690 SW 260 St.
Homestead, FL 33032
786-243-3170
debabhunts@bellsouth.net
www.argentinabirdhunts.com
Donor Value: $6,400.00
 

 

SEVEN DAY WHITE-TAILED DEER HUNT IN NORTHWESTERN ONTARIO FOR TWO HUNTERS
Hank and Cindy Smoke from Indian Point Camp have generously donated a seven day white-tailed deer hunt for two hunters. This is your chance to travel to Dryden, Ontario and hunt what is now considered a top deer hunting destination in Canada. A very high concentration of trophy bucks can be found in this area of Ontario, and Indian Point Camp is located right in the middle of it. This is your chance to hunt the massive bodied, thick necked northern Canadian whitetail. This trip is for two hunters and can be done with muzzleloader, bow or crossbow. This hunt must take place in October of 2017. This is a semi- guided hunt. Your hunt will take place on private/leased property with baited sites and permanent tree stands. Your first day will be an orientation of the property along with any other assistance that may be required. Hunters may only take deer that have 8 points or better and are outside of the ears. Lodging is included with this item and will be for seven or eight nights in one of Indian Point Camp’s housekeeping cabins that have their own bathrooms and kitchens. Also included will be the famous “Monday evening buffet” at camp. Not included are license fees (approx. $250), export permits (approx. $35), field prep of trophy, HST tax (approx. $250), ground transportation during hunt, and hunter’s food and drink. This hunt can be upgraded to include grouse and wolf, additional hunters, and non-hunters per the outfitter’s current price list.
Donated By: Hank and Cindy Smoke
Indian Point Camp
PO Box 681
Dryden, Ontario
P8N 2Z3 Cananda
800-699-9390
fish@indianpointcamp.com
www.indianpointcamp.com
Donor Value: $3,590.00
 

 

TWO DAY ONTARIO DUCK AND GOOSE HUNT FOR FOUR HUNTERS
Josh White of JR Wetlands Outfitting has generously donated a two day duck and goose hunt on Walpole Island, Ontario for four hunters. You will be hunting on Walpole Island on a 2000 acre private marsh. Your hunt must be taken during the season of September 23rd, 2017, and January 18th, 2018 during open dates with the outfitter. You will be hunting and staying at Josh’s brand new lodge with internet, satellite and the comforts of home. This hunt is all inclusive. JR Wetlands Outfitting will supply everything including coats, by Under Armour, and waders from Lacrosse. The outfitter will also have guns and shells for you to use if you choose. You will enjoy being able to shoot your limit of birds. The hunt can be upgraded to include additional hunters per the outfitter’s price. The hunter is responsible for their own transportation to Walpole Island. The winning bidder should contact the outfitter as soon as possible to reserve their spot, as space is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Please stop by the JR Wetland’s booth and ask Josh about this donation. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Josh White and JR Wetlands Outfitting for their 100% donation.
Donated By: Josh White
JR Wetlands Outfitting
RR #3 Walpole Island
Ontario, Canada
N8A 4K9
226--626-1095
jw-smashducks@hotmail.com
www.jrwetlands.com
Donor Value: $4,000.00 Exhibitor
 

 

FIVE DAY ONTARIO DUCK/GROUSE HUNT
Peter and Terry Martin of Kapriver Outfitters have generously donated a five day duck and grouse hunt in Kapuskasing, Ontario. This donation is for one hunter and will take place over retriever and pointing dogs. Your hunt must be taken during the season of September 10th through November 10th, 2017 or 2018 during open dates with the outfitter. This area of Ontario has great duck hunting. This is the first staging area for large numbers of ducks and geese coming off the James Bay and arctic nesting grounds. License, tags, and permit costs are the responsibility of the hunter. This donation includes meals, lodging, and guides. The hunt can be upgraded to include additional hunters at the cost of $1750 per person and non-hunters at $900. Hunt can also be upgraded to include black bear per the outfitter’s current price list. Hunt arrival and departure point is Kapuskasing, Ontario. The hunter is responsible for their own transportation to the hunting areas. The winning bidder should contact the outfitter as soon as possible to reserve their spot, as space is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Kapriver Outfitters for their 100% donation. References: Bob Taylor, Terry Broemer.
Donated By: Peter and Terry Martin
Kapriver Outfitters
10 Erie Street
Kapuskasing Ontario, Canada
P5N 2C6
705-335-3163
kroceo47@gmail.com
www.kapriveroutfitters.ca
Donor Value: $1,750.00
 

 

SIX DAY ONTARIO WOLF HUNT
Peter and Terry Martin of Kapriver Outfitters have generously donated a six day wolf hunt in Kapuskasing, Ontario. This donation is for one hunter. Your hunt must be taken during the season of December 1, 2017 through April 1, 2018 during open dates with the outfitter. Kapriver has developed a unique hunting system over the last 25 years that produces results. A typical day will begin with a guide checking bait sites and searching for an active pack. Once found, the hunter will be placed at strategic shooting locations via snowmobile and sled and guides will “drive” the pack toward you. Hunting from ground blind positions near bait is also available if the hunter wishes. This is a rifle hunt. Field prep is included and skinning can be done for a $100 fee. License, tags, and permit costs are the responsibility of the hunter (approx. $410.00). This donation includes meals and lodging. The hunt can be upgraded to include additional hunters at the cost of $3000 per person and non-hunters at $1500. Hunt arrival and departure point is Kapuskasing, Ontario. The anticipation of being on stand and waiting for Canada’s most elusive of predators to appear before you is an experience you will not forget. The winning bidder should contact the outfitter as soon as possible to reserve their spot, as space is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. The Novi Chapter would like to thank Kapriver Outfitters for their 100% donation. References: Bob Taylor.
Donated By: Peter and Terry Martin
Kapriver Outfitters
10 Erie Street
Kapuskasing Ontario, Canada
P5N 2C6
705-335-3163
kroceo47@gmail.com
www.kapriveroutfitters.ca
Donor Value: $1,750.00
 

 

CUSTOM KNIFE BY MACKRILL OF SOUTH AFRICA
Mackrill Custom Knives has created a special knife for our auction this evening. Mackrill knives are handcrafted in South Africa and are coming to you direct from the SCI Convention held just two weeks ago in Las Vegas, NV. Mackrill is world renowned for their cutlery and is a repeat donor to the Novi Chapter. Pay special attention to the detail of this fine piece. The handle of this beautiful knife is made of stabilized walnut wood and giraffe bone, and features brass fittings. The steel on this piece is Bohler N690 and heat treated. This knife comes with a sheath made of Cape buffalo hide. This knife comes with a certificate of authenticity. This beautiful piece will look great in your trophy room or in the field. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Be sure to check it out.
Donated By: Mackrill Custom Knives
SCI Novi
PO Box 1580
Pinegowrie, South Africa 2123
27-11-474-7139
info@mackrill.co.za
www.mackrill.co.za
Donor Value: $500.00
 

 

CUSTOM KNIFE BY MACKRILL OF SOUTH AFRICA
Mackrill Custom Knives has created a special knife for our auction this evening. Mackrill knives are handcrafted in South Africa and are coming to you direct from the SCI Convention held just two weeks ago in Las Vegas, NV. Mackrill is world renowned for their cutlery and is a repeat donor to the Novi Chapter. Pay special attention to the detail of this fine piece. The handle of this beautiful knife is made of turquoise stone and giraffe bone, and features brass fittings. The steel on this piece is Bohler N690 and heat treated. This knife comes with a sheath made of kudu hide. This knife comes with a certificate of authenticity. This beautiful piece will look great in your trophy room or in the field. This item is located on the table next to the stage. Be sure to check it out.
Donated By: Mackrill Custom Knives
SCI Novi
PO Box 1580
Pinegowrie, South Africa 2123
27-11-474-7139
info@mackrill.co.za
www.mackrill.co.za
Donor Value: $500.00
 

 

LIMITED EDITION AND ARTIST SIGNED MIKE FELL PHOTOGRAPHY
Mike Fell from Mike Fell Photography and SCI Novi have generously donated a limited edition, and artist signed, framed photograph. Mike is a photographer specializing in African wildlife and conservation related issues. With a deep respect and understanding of the African continent, he is able to capture unbelievably unique photos. Mikes other profession is that of PH in African and he has guided for many people including the world famous Jim Shockey and appeared on “Jim Shockey’s Hunting Adventures” television show. This framed photo was personally signed by Mike just three weeks ago while he was in Michigan. Mike has limited the printing of this photo in this size to only 5 total prints. This is your chance to own a very rare piece. This item is located on the table next to the stage.
Donated By: Mike Fell
Mike Fell Photography
SCI Novi
www.mikefellphotography.com
Donor Value: $4,800.00
 

 

LIMITED EDITION AND ARTIST SIGNED MIKE FELL PHOTOGRAPHY
Mike Fell from Mike Fell Photography and SCI Novi have generously donated a limited edition, and artist signed, framed photograph. Mike is a photographer specializing in African wildlife and conservation related issues. With a deep respect and understanding of the African continent, he is able to capture unbelievably unique photos. Mikes other profession is that of PH in African and he has guided for many people including the world famous Jim Shockey and appeared on “Jim Shockey’s Hunting Adventures” television show. This framed photo was personally signed by Mike just three weeks ago while he was in Michigan. Mike has limited the printing of this photo in this size to only 5 total prints. This is your chance to own a very rare piece. This item is located on the table next to the stage.
Donated By: Mike Fell
Mike Fell Photography
SCI Novi
www.mikefellphotography.com
Donor Value: $4,800.00
 

 

5 DAY ALASKAN MOUNTAIN GOAT HUNT FOR ONE HUNTER
Sam Fejes of Fejes Guide Service has generously donated a five day hunt for a giant Alaskan Mountain Goat. This hunt will take place near Cordova, Alaska and must be taken August 26th through August 30th, 2017. Since the beginning of his guiding career, Sam has received numerous awards, including the 1994 Safari Club International “Outstanding Professional Hunter Award”, 2-time Alaska Professional Hunter Association and Federation of North American Wild Sheep “Outstanding Outfitter Award”, and over 60 APHA/SCI awards for outstanding trophies taken each year. Fejes Guide Service is definitely one of the premier outfitters in Alaska. The winning bidder may choose there method of take from rifle, muzzleloader, bow or handgun. This hunt may be upgraded to include more hunters and species (Black Bear and Wolf) per the outfitters current price list. The winning bidder will be responsible for an Alaskan hunting license and a Mt. Goat tag at approximately $760 and a special air charter at $750 per person to base camp. The Mountain Goat population in Sam’s are is one the best in Alaska. On average their kills have been 9 inches or better with the largest near 11inches!! Stop by the Fejes Guide Service booth and talk with Sam about this great. References: Dave Sturtz
Donated By: Sam Fejes
Fejes Guide Service Ltd.
PO Box 111394
Anchorage, AK 99511-1394
907-349-4040
fejesguideservice@fejesguideservice.com
www.fejesguideservice.com
Donor Value: $15,500.00 Exhibitor
 

 

“STAR WARS” AUTOGRAPHED MOVIE POSTER AND AUTOGRAPHED PICTURE
The “Star Wars” movie franchise could be called the most popular movie franchise ever. The “Star Wars” films started in 1977 and have been thrilling movie goers ever since. This is your chance to own a piece of history. You will receive two great pieces of memorabilia. A 16x20 framed movie poster titled “Star Wars Masterpiece: Episodes 1-6” is autographed by 15 individuals who either stared in or created these great movie, including Carrie Fisher (Leia), Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Harison Ford (Han Solo), Hayden Christensen (Darth Vader), Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca), Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), Kenny Baker (R2-D2), Ewan McGregor (Obi-Wan Kenobi), Frank Oz (Yoda), Ian McDiarmid (The Emperor), Samuel L. Jackson (Mace Windu), Liam Neeson (Qui-Gon Jinn), Jake Llyod (Darth Vader), George Lucas (Director), and John Williams (Conductor). You will also receive an 11x14 framed picture entitled “Attempt to Escape from Death Star”, which included the signatures of the three most iconic characters of this franchise. Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Harrison Ford (Han Solo), and the late Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia Organa). This poster and photo are framed and ready to be hung on the wall. These items are located on the table next to the stage.
Donated By: Charity Fundraising
SCI Novi
Donor Value: PRICELESS
 

 

FRAMED DETROIT RED WINGS JERSEY SIGNED BY THE 2016/2017 DETROIT RED WINGS TEAM AND FOUR LOWER BOWL TICKETS TO A RED WING GAME
Ryan Bufalini, Director of Marketing for Jack Entertainment and Casino, and SCI Novi Chapter member, has generously donated a framed Detroit Red Wings jersey signed by the 2016/2017 Red Wings team. This one of a kind item is located near the front stage. This item also includes 4 lower bowl tickets to the Red Wing’s game on April 3rd, 2017 against the Ottawa Senators, courtesy of Novi past president, Leonard Kruszewski of RF Connect. Don’t miss this opportunity to own what could be a part of history and see the Red Wings play during their last season at Joe Louis Arena. This item will dress up any room and you’ll be the envy of all your friends. The Novi chapter would like to thank Ryan Bufalini and Leonard Kruszewski for this 100% donation to our chapter.
Donated By:
Leonard Kruszewski, RF Connect
Ryan Bufalini, Jack Entertainment and Casino
   
   
  www.jackentertainment.com www.rfconnect.com
Donor Value: PRICELESS
 

 

THREE DAY ALLIGATOR HUNT IN FLORIDA FOR ONE HUNTER
Johnny Bull and Raymond York have generously donated a three day alligator hunt in Florida for one hunter and up to 2 non-hunters. This 1x1 guided hunt will take place in central Florida and can be booked year round. This is your chance to hunt with some of the best alligator trappers in Florida, as John and Raymond have taken over a thousand gators through the years. They have access to many large trophy gators. This hunt is for a gator that measures less than 10 feet in length. Method of take is rifle, trap, snare, rod and reel, or bang stick. This donation includes accommodations at the outfitters home, and the trophy fee for a gator less than 10 feet in length. This hunt can be upgraded to include a larger gator, which happens all the time once hunters see the behemoths that are available. Hunt can also be upgraded to include more hunters and hunting days per the outfitters current price list. This donation does not include meals, processing, or hunting license. The Novi chapter would like to thank Johnny and Raymond for this 100% donation. References: Bob Taylor, Dan Taylor, Brent Gibson, Terry Broemer, John Searles, Neal Porter.
Donated By: Johnny Bull and Raymond York
11226 SW 53 St.
Webster, FL 33597
863-528-8593
lakruszewski@aol.com
Donor Value: $1,000.00
 

 

ALL THE TEXAS HOGS YOU CAN SHOOT FOR FIVE HUNTERS
Steve Thompson from Lost Rocky Mountain Ranch has generously donated a Texas hog hunt for five hunters. The unique thing about this hunt is that you can shoot as many hogs as you would like. This is a two day/two night hunt from noon Friday till noon Sunday, and can take place in either 2017 or 2018. Hunt dates will be mutually agreed upon with the outfitter. Hunt location is Llano, TX, which is just NW of Austin. Method of take is hunter’s choice. This donation includes use of hunting blinds, all transportation during the hunt, and overnight accommodations with full use of kitchen. Not included are food, beverages, and field prep. This donation can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters, hunting days, and species. The ranch has many exotic species and great whitetail deer. The Novi chapter would like to thank Lost Rocky Mountain Ranch for their 100% donation.
Donated By: Steve Thompson
Lost Rocky Mountain Ranch
3821 CR 226
Llano, TX 78643
512-517-9259
treye@lostrockymountainranch.com
www.lostrockymountainranch.com
Donor Value: $2,750.00
 

 

FIVE DAY SOUTH AFRICAN WING SHOOTING SAFARI FOR FOUR PEOPLE
Sandy McDonald of McDonald Safaris has donated a five day wing shooting safari for four hunters in South Africa. When you think of the great continent of Africa, you envision majestic lions and enormous elephants, but it’s important to remember that Africa is home to many unique upland birds. This is your opportunity to experience this far less hunting aspect of Africa. You will be hunting over well trained English and German shorthair pointers for dove, pigeon, guinea fowl and four different species of francolin. This hunt must take place in June, July, or August of 2017. This donation includes all of the expected South African hospitalities, such as, luxury accommodations, gourmet meals, beverages, transportation during the hunt, well trained dogs and handlers. This hunt can be upgraded to include more hunters, non-hunters or total hunting days per the outfitters current price list. Hunters may also upgrade to include plains game or dangerous game per the outfitters price list. In fact, if you add animals and they are taken during your five day hunt, you will not owe for additional daily rates, just trophy fees. Shotguns are available free of charge and ammunition is available at cost. Hunt arrival and departure location is Johannesburg. Airport pickup and drop-off is free of charge. License, permits, and gratuities are not included.
Donated By: Sandy McDonald
McDonald Safaris
South Africa
011 27 82 900 2460
enquiries@mcdonaldhunt.com
www.mcdonaldhunt.com
Donor Value: $3,500.00
 

 

TROPHY STURGEON FISHING CHARTER FOR UP TO 6 PEOPLE
“Captain Kevin” Backus of Mr. Muskie Charters has generously donated a five hour executive sturgeon charter for up to 6 people on the St. Clair River. Charters are available from Mid-September through early November of 2017, and the departure point is Mackie Boat Works & Marina in Algonac, Michigan. All fishing tackle is provided, and the anglers need only a Michigan all species fishing license. Past charters have produced a lot of action, and some huge fish, with sturgeon up to 70 inches and weighing well over 100 pounds being caught. Anglers can reasonably expect to boat multiple fish in an outing. All fishing is catch and release only. Not included are snacks and beverages during the charter, and gratuity to the crew. See Kevin in his booth tonight to discuss details & available dates, as well as other available charters for Muskie, Walleye, bass and perch as well as Sunset Cruises! The Novi chapter would like to thank Mr. Muskie Charters for this 100% donation. References: Jon Munger, Matt Blakley.

Donated By: Captain Kevin Backus
Mr. Muskie Charters
23323 Liberty St.
St. Clair Shores, MI 48080
586-771-8817
captkevin@mrmuskiecharters.com
www.mrmuskiecharters.com
Donor Value: $950.00 Exhibitor
 

 

LORENZO GHIGHLIERI BRONZE SCULPTURE TITLED “PRIMITIVE FORCE”
Rare World Treasures has donated a beautiful bronze sculpture entitled “Primitive Force”. This is a work of art by the famous Oregon artist, Lorenzo Ghiglieri. Lorenzo is known as one of the best recognized and most prolific bronze sculptors. This beautiful elk sculpture measures 21”x42”x14”. Lorenzo Ghiglieri has mastered the art of detail in all of his magnificent sculptures. Ghiglieri’s sculptures are displayed in a wide variety of location around the world. There are even sculptures on permanent display at the White House, the Vatican, and Middlebury College. Ghiglieri, who is an adventurer in addition to an artist, actually has had several personal encounters with grizzly bears on his many trips to Alaska. This piece has a gallery appraisal value of $32,000.00, but it can be yours for far less. This item would be a great addition to any room. This sculpture is located on the table next to the stage. Stop and see how it could enhance your home decor.
Donated By: Rare World Treasures
333 S. State St. #262
Oswego, OR 97034
360-954-5453
angierareworldtreasures@gmail.com
www.rareworldtreasures.org
Donor Value: $32,000.00
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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