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Wild Fish Soiree & Benefit Auction Featured Items

Wild Fish Soiree & Benefit Auction Featured Items

Below are just a few of the many items that will be available at this years Wild Fish Soiree & Benefit Auction. Items are arriving daily, so check back. See you at the event.

Botswana: African Safari & Fly Fishing Adventure

Safari 1Imagine, a 9 night / 10 day guided safari and fishing for two in Botswana, the number one safari destination in Africa for those seeking a true safari experience -- one with fewer people in private, pristine places.  Its jewel, the Okavano Delta, is a hub for Africa’s incredible wildlife: experience lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, and other extraordinary birds and wildlife, and probe beneath the surface in search of Africa’s unique fish species, including tigerfish. Enjoy luxury-tented camps and small lodges with all of the amenities. More details and photos. Donated by Wilderness Safaris & Acappella Safaris. Value: $13,000

Pappagallo, the Cabo Pulmo Eco Palapa

7 nights lodging at Pappagallo, a Rooster Fishcomfortable classic beachfront Baja Palapa Grande on the East Cape of Baja California Sur where up to 8 guests will be comfortable in the 4 bedroom 2 bath indoor/outdoor living beach house.  Located in the Cabo Pulmo Marine Park, noted for having the largest corral reefs in western North America, you will savor a secluded, sparsely populated beach, no close neighbors with all natural surroundings. The East Cape is acknowledged to have the best beach rooster fishing on the fly in the world. The beach fishing season for Rooster fish is the last half of April into June. An early morning guided fly fishing orientation and fishing session is included in the package. Donated by Bill White. Value: $2200

Waterfall Resort Alaska

Waterfall Resort AlaskaTwo guests can stay for 3 nights / 4 days at the Waterfall Resort Alaska, located on the western shore of Prince of Wales Island, Alaska. Guided fishing for king and coho salmon, halibut, red snapper and ling cod. View whales, sea lions, eagles and bears! The package includes round-trip floatplane between Ketchikan, AK, and Waterfall Resort, cottage/lodge accommodations, meals (wine with dinner), guided fishing from cabin cruisers,  all fishing tackle, bait, equipment, and use of all-weather gear, and fish cleaning, vacuum packing, freezing, and wet-lock boxes for travel. Donated by Waterfall Resort Alaska. Value $8,590.

Three Night Stay for Two at the Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, B.C.

Clayoquot ResortAn all-inclusive, three night stay for two at The Bedwell River Outpost Camp in the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve on Vancouver Island's west coast near Tofino. The 3 night package includes round trip airfare by floatplane from Vancouver to the Resort, all gourmet meals including 5 course dinners, drinks, local wines, beers and spirits, all guided adventure activities including one half day of guided deep sea fishing, unlimited horseback riding, whale and bear watching, kayaking, hiking, climbing and much more. Donated by Clayoquot Wilderness Resort. Value: $9,225


Tied-in-Hand Atlantic Salmon Fly by Harry Lemire

A tied-in-hand Atlantic Salmon Fly by renowned fly fisher and fly tyer Harry Lemire. A member of the North West Atlantic Salmon Fly Guild, Harry Lemire is a legend in the Salmon Fly arena. He practiced this craft (art) without the aid of a vice and as a result his flies duplicate quite closely the epitome of what they are supposed to look like.  Custom frame and hand-painted mat by Steve Brocco.  This is a must have for any collector of fine salmon flies. Donated by the Estate of Harry Lemire and Steven Brocco. Value: Priceless

Magic Waters Patagonia

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Two separate trips - Win a 6-day guided fly fishing trip for two anglers to fish the Coyhaique area of Chile for plentiful and large rainbow and brown trout. Magic Waters offers a very personal and customizable experience, with an intimate knowledge of the area:  they know the waters, landowners, and have access to the best fishing. Trip includes lodging, bilingual guide, transport and boats, fishing license, gourmet meals, and wine and beverages. Does not include airline travel, travel insurance, or gratuity. Donated by Magic Waters Patagonia. Value: $7,200 each.

Dinner at The HerbfarmHerbfarm Dining Room

Herbfarm Dining room gift certificate to be used towards a dining experience at The Herbfarm. The Herbfarm serves one dinner seating daily.  Each dinner is  9-cource and is chef selected from the best seasonal, regional Northwest ingredients of the week. Each meal includes 5 or 6 wines, each carefully matched to the flavors of the night's dishes. The Herbfarm kitchen gardens and farm supply the restaurant with an ever-changing harvest of common and unusual produce.  An optional pre-dinner Wine Cellar Open House begins 50 minutes before each dinner seating. Includes an autographed copy of The Herbafarm Cookbook Donated by the Herbfarm Restaurant. Value: $250

Winston Spey Rod & Nautilus Reel from Deschutes Angler

Donated by the Deschutes Angler of Maupin, Deschutes Rod ReelOregon, this spey rod and reel combo features a #8 Winston Boron IIX two-handed rod with nickel reel seat (13', 4 piece) and a Nautilus CCF12DD reel (#12, brushed silver, LH), featuring the revolutionary CCF Disc Brake System, the smoothest, toughest, most consistent and simply the best drag system in the market today, this reel delivers a silky smooth drag with near zero start-up inertia, weighing only 10.1 oz. Value: $1,430.00.

Three Night Stay - Waterfront Log Cabin on South Whidbey Island

the place smugglersEnjoy a three night stay at "The Place at Smugglers Cove." This historic low bank waterfront log cabin is located on South Whidbey Island’s most pristine west side beach and has the best beach fishing for salmon and steelhead on Whidbey Island.  Sleeps four. Subject to availability. Excludes June-August. Donated by Marilyn and Craig Tuohy. Value: $750

Tofino, B.C./Clayoquot Sound Stay

Enjoy a two night stay for two at the Tofino Swell Lodge Swell tofinosituated on the shores of picturesque Clayoquot Sound. Tofino is located on the central west coast of Vancouver Island, in the heart of Clayoquot Sound. This evolving community is situated at the north end of the Pacific Rim National Park, on the tip of Esowista Peninsula. This stay also includes a gift certificate to Shelter Restaurant in Tofino. Donated by Chris Barker & Betsy Buhtz/Mike Jacobsen. Value $400

Sage Evoke ReelSage reel

Sage's all new high-end reel featuring a unique modified full frame with exposed dual palming rim, the EVOKE lets you add fingertip or palm pressure from either side of the reel as you feel exactly how much it will take to turn that fish. Carbon fiber drag system. A great reel for two-handed and saltwater applications. #10 reel in stealth/platinum, left-hand retrieve. Donated by Sage Manufacturing/Far Bank Enterprises. Value: $595.00



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