Sample of items for Iowa Chapter SCI 2020 Auction
1) Alaska Mountain Goat Hunt. Fejes Guide Service and Sam Fejes donate a 5 day safari for 1 hunter in Cordova, Alaska. This hunt is for a mountain goat and includes all air transportation once at the lodge, food, guide, lodging, trophy preparation and salting. Additional animals may be added from the current price list by contacting Fejes Guide Service and Tsiu River Lodge.
2) California Black Bear Hunt. Central Coast Outfitters from Santa Maria, CA is donating a 4 day black bear hunt for one hunter in 2020. This hunt includes food, lodging, transportation during hunt and trophy prep.
3) Northern Cape Provence, South Africa Hunt. Makhulu Game Lodge & Safaris donates a 10 day hunt for 2 hunters and 2 non-hunters in South Africa. Makhulu has been a regular donor to Iowa and continues to provide successful adventures for our members. The successful bidder can choose one of four options: one buffalo cow; one springbok grand slam; one blesbok grand slam; or, one golden wildebeest. Animals are shared between the hunters. In addition, it is required to hunt at least 5 animals from the pricelist. Observers can upgrade to hunter status at no additional cost, but must hunt animals from the pricelist. This hunt is for 2020 or 2021. Website, www.makhulusafarilodge.co.za.
4) Texas Sandhill Crane Hunt. Safari Unlimited is offering a 3 day/3 night west Texas Sandhill Crane hunt for two people. This hunt will take place in November through January of 2020/2021. Included are accommodations at a 4-star hotel, meals, beverages, lodging, guide and transport during hunt. Other species available.
5) Big Game Hunt in Argentina. Anuritay Ranch, is providing a 7-day safari opportunity for two hunters to travel to the Santiago del Estero province in Argentina. Included are trophy fees for a Russian Boar, a ram and a wild goat for each hunter. You will be staying at a luxury lodge. The ranch has 19 more species available to hunt including indigenous species. Unlike most places in Argentina, there is both bird hunting and big game hunting at the same location. The hunt can be scheduled during open dates through December 2020. www.anuritay.com
6) Custom Rifle by MG Arms. Your SCI Chapter is again proud to offer at auction a MG Arms Custom Ultralight Rifle in the caliber of winning bidder’s choice. This rifle is custom built on a Remington 700 action with a Sako style extractor. The barrel is SS National Match barrel. The winning bidder get a choice of metal finishes, engraving and stock finishes. www.mgarmsinc.com.
7) Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Hunt. Africa Anyway Safaris kindly donates a 7 day plains game hunt for 1 hunter in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. The hunt donation includes Blue Duiker, Caracal, Impala and a warthog. Also included are meals, accommodations, open bar, maid service, guide fees, and transportation to and from the airport. Additional animals can be added from the current pricelist. This hunt can be scheduled for 2020 or 2021. www.africaanywaysafaris.com.
8) Shadow Hunter Blind. Hunt in any weather in this insulated, ventilated and carpeted blind with aluminum rust proof exterior and silent window system. Long-time donor and Iowa SCI Board Member Dan Folkman and Midwest Underground Supply donate one Deluxe Shadow Hunter 6’ x 6’ Octagon Gun/Bow Hunting Blind.
9) Limpopo Province, South Africa Hunt. Hannes Els and Limcroma Safaris donate a 10 day Plains Game safari for 2 hunters in the Limpopo Province of South Africa that includes trophy fees for 2 species per hunter. Each hunter has the choice of the following 2 species: 1 Zebra or Blue Wildebeest and 1 Impala, Blesbok or Warthog. With nearly 200,000 acres of privately owned and closely managed hunting concessions, Limcroma Safaris operates first class safari adventures in the Limpopo Province. This donation includes daily rates for 2 hunters, trophy fees for each hunter’s choice of two species, licensed professional hunter, tracker, skinner, camp staff, and daily laundry service. Guests will enjoy delectable cuisine prepared in traditional South African fashion, wild game dishes, and beverages including fine South African wines and local beers. Accommodations include luxurious native thatched five-star chalets with en suite baths. Safari can be taken through November 2020. www.limcroma.com
10) Fishing Trip to NW Ontario. Trappers Point Camp on Sturgeon Lake in Northwest Ontario, Canada is offering a fishing trip for up to 8 people for 7 nights and 6 days during the months of May through October. Exact dates based upon availability. This donation does not expire for future years. Bring your own boat or rent from Trappers Point Camp. www.trapperspointcamp.com.
11) High Volume Dove Hunt in Argentina. Hugo Pascuettin Wing Shooting Adventures of Argentina donates a 4-day high volume dove hunt for 4 hunters near Cordoba, Argentina to hunt an unlimited number of doves. This 4-day guided hunt can be scheduled with the outfitter for open dates in 2020 and must be booked a least three months in advance. It consists of 3 full days and two days split between shooting and traveling, still totaling four full days. A hunter could shoot several thousand of doves per day as a conservative estimate, and that’s if you are selective. http://hpwingshooting.wixsite.com/inhunting.
12) $5,000.00 Hunt Credit with BC Trophy Mountain Outfitters. The credit can be used for any regular priced booking for Mountain Goat, California Bighorn Sheep, Canadian Moose or Mountain Lion and is good for 2020 and 2021 seasons (sheep also in 2022). Extra species (trophy fees apply) include black bear, Mule Deer, Lynx, Bobcat, Wolf, Upland Birds and fishing. BC Trophy Mountain Outfitters operates a 2000 square mile guide territory in southwestern British Columbia that has provided first class trophies for more than 175 years and has been in business for over 25 years. www.bctrophymountainoutfitters.com.
13) Giant Boar Hunt in UP Michigan. Greg “Moose Man” Johnson and Bear Mountain donate their “Sport of Kings” package for one hunter. Location is on Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula, Marquette, Michigan. This package is for one hunter for 3 days & 2 nights and includes a trophy class Giant Boar, which can be upgraded if desired. This is a fully guided experience. See more at www.sciboarhunter.com.
14) Coppersmith Certificate. HuntingTrophy.com, a division of Coppersmith Global Logistics is donating a gift certificate towards Customs Entry Service Fees, US F&WS Entry Service Fee, Messenger Fee, Airport Transfer, and Coppersmith Warehouse Handling Fees for one hunter.
15) Champagne Cake, Hat, and Firearm Drawing Entry. Chef Cyd Koehn is donating 5 delicious Champagne Cakes. Each cake will come with an Iowa SCI logo hat containing the number of the cake (numbered 1-5). Each hat has a 1 out of 5 chance to be selected via drawing to win your choice of a Fausti 20 GA O/U Deluxe Shotgun or a Browning A-Bolt Gold Medallion .243 Rifle. The drawing will take place immediately following the successful bid on cake #5.
16) Table for 10 at Iowa Chapter SCI 2021 Banquet. Iowa Chapter SCI donates a Table for 10 at our Iowa SCI Banquet and Live Auction, including 20 drink tickets in 2021.
17) Premier Gun. Iowa SCI premier gun live auction item.
18) SCI Logo Sign. Iowa Chapter, SCI donates a 40 inch Safari Club International Lion and Shield Logo Sign.
19) Photograph on Front Cover of The Iowa Hunter. Have your photo published on the front cover of the Iowa SCI Chapter’s Award-Winning Newsletter, The Iowa Hunter. This can be either a personal or a business image. The photo must be appropriate for our publication and will appear on the front cover of the 2020 summer issue.