2020 Live Auction Preview

The Banquet Committee is working hard to bring together another fabulous array of offerings this year. In addition to the live auction, there are also lots of great gun raffles and a silent auction with over 100 quality items* available. Details on the gun raffles will be listed below the live auction listings.

For more information about the 2020 Annual Sportsman's Banquet, please visit the Fundraiser page.

Member and Outfitter Donations

It is the generous donation of quality items by our members and outfitters that make our annual fundraiser such a success. If you are interested in making a donation, please click on the link below for contact details and to download the donation form. Thank you!

Member/Outfitter Donations

Live Auction Listings for 2020

The following live auction items* are presently listed for general viewing. Additions, deletions and changes will be made to this list. Check back frequently to see the most recent listings.


    This brand new wheelbarrow and the 20 plus containers of “liquid refreshment”, are just what’s needed to kick off tonight’s activities.


    Jim Wade of Ohio Pro Bucks is donating a one- or two-day management buck youth hunt for one hunter. This hunt will be guided by our Chapter President Mark Wehinger on 300+ acre Ohio Pro Buck reserve in Pataskala Ohio. If a second day is needed lodging is available at the Reserve. Jennings Taxidermy has graciously provided a shoulder mount for the lucky youth hunter. Hunt to be takin in 2020. The winning bidder will need to work out specific dates with Mark Wehinger Visit the Ohio Pro Bucks site at www.ohioprobucks.com.


    Come see why Briarwood has been Ohio’s best kept secret for the past 40 years. Their trout streams offer some of the finest fly fishing in the country for Rainbow, Brook, Brown and Golden Trout. Includes exclusive overnight accommodations at the Briarwood Lodge, Located on Briarwood Lake which abounds with Largemouth Bass and Bluegill. The Lodge sleeps eight: 4 bedrooms (2 queens and 4 twins), 2 full bathrooms and is furnished with DirecTV satellite, modern kitchen, massive stone fireplace, large deck with grill, recreation equipment and two boats. With over 475 acres covered with numerous lakes and trout streams. Briarwood is considered to be the largest private fishing resort east of the Mississippi. Certificate Good for one year from date of purchase and is for exclusive use of the Briarwood Lodge from Sunday- Thursday. (Friday and Saturday booking are not available) Food/Beverage not included. Be sure to visit Briarwood’s most impressive website at www.Briarwoodclub.com.


    Central Ohio SCI Chapter is offering an exclusive V.I.P experience to our annual 2021 Central Ohio SCI chapter banquet. This donation includes a V.I.P. table (10 tickets) front and center during the live auction with private waiter and open bar for the entire evening. Also included are general raffle tickets worth ($500) and 5 Gun raffle tickets ($100 value). Additionally, a Henry Big Boy 45.70 cal (custom engraved).


    This beautiful 3 bedroom private home is located in the prestigious Pelican Sound Golf and River Club, 20 minutes from Ft Meyer’s airport. It will be offered for 7 to 10 days beginning mid-May through December of 2020 or 2021. Call Mark Wehinger for availability and information. It’s fully furnished and has its own pool and hot tub. This home is only 10 minutes to the ocean. Two foursome rounds of golf are included. Pictures and additional info available at banquet. Thank you Mark Wehinger for this donation.

    Contact Mark Wehinger at 614-876-9988 to set up.


    Noted Ohio artist and longtime SCI supporter, William “Bill” John, Jr. is donating and exceptional medium acrylic painting of a Nyala. Although limited numbers of this 18” X 24” painting will soon be available, this is you opportunity to own the ORIGINAL painting. Please visit Bill’s booth during the banquet and also view some of his unbelievable creation on his website at www.williamjohnjr.com.


    Central Ohio SCI Chapter is offering (1) lifetime membership to Safari Club International. Winning bidder will join the ranks of the world’s leading hunters and conservationists. As a lifetime member you will have a lifetime pass to enjoys SCI’s International Wildlife Museum in Tucson Arizona, never have to worry about SCI National dues again, vote and run for office SCI and join as many chapters as you see fit. Membership may be transferred to another person (makes a great gift for a friend, family member or colleague!). A $1500.00 dollar value.


    Longtime SCI supporter, The Mcdougall Lodge, is donating a 6 day/5 night Remote Alaska fishing trip for one angler at their historic lodge on Lake Creek. (appox. 65 miles NW of Anchorage) This trip to be taken in 2020 or 2021, during the fishing seasons beginning in June and Running into September. The winning bidder to bring a second angler at a reduced price of 4,290.00. Non anglers and children under 12 at a rate of 2,145.00. Trip includes floatplane to Mcdougall lodge and back to Anchorage, fully guided fishing w/ tackle, rods and reels, great lodging, meals and filet, freeze and vacuum package of you fish for transport. Not included: Fishing License and King Salmon stamp, airfare to Anchorage, or gratuities. Deeper discounts may apply for larger groups. You can view their very informative website at www.McdougallLodge.com.


    Central Ohio SCI Chapter is offering (1) lifetime membership to Safari Club International. Winning bidder will join the ranks of the world’s leading hunters and conservationists. As a lifetime member you will have a lifetime pass to enjoys SCI’s International Wildlife Museum in Tucson Arizona, never have to worry about SCI National dues again, vote and run for office SCI and join as many chapters as you see fit.


    Former Chapter President Greg Rustemeyer would like to host a day of Muskie fishing for two anglers at one of his most productive lakes. Greg will supply all that’s needed in the way of boat, poles, gear, munchies, drinks, a wealth of knowledge and a real fishing experience.. FYI: Greg has landed some of the largest muskies recorded within a 500-mile radius of Columbus. A day on the water with him will be a real learning experience. This fishing trip would also be a great gift for any serious angler.


    Somerby Safaris South Africa has donated a 5 day rifle hunting safari in the free state and Limpopo/ North West region of South Africa for 2 Hunters on a Two-on-one basis. Donations includes daily rates for 2 hunters for 5 hunting days including trophy fees. Also included in donation is Lodging and full board are included in the famous South African Style Lodges. Trophies Included in Donation: 2 Wildebeest (blue or black), 2 Blesbok, 2 Springbuck, 2 Grey Duiker. (Hunters to share animal included in donation. Not included in donation dipping, packaging and shipping of trophies, accommodation before or after contracted safari period, Gratuities and personal expenses, phone calls. Check out their very informative website at www.somerbysafaris.com.


    Safari Art is donating 6-night stay, 3 hunting, 2 day tours in Novi Sad, Serbia for 2 hunters or 1 hunter and 1 observer. Hunting Roebuck is typical for this part of Europe. Hunt is in cultivated fields. Searching by off road vehicles and shooting on foot. Normally you can see 50-100 animals by exit depending on height of vegetation and weather conditions. Included in donation use of 4 x 4 vehicle during the stay, lodging full board, assistance of professional hunter and local game keepers, field prep and trophies. Not included airfare tickets, Serbian hunting license ($140), official measurement’s per trophy, cape , packing, export, documentation, sending of trophy drinks, tips and gratuities.

    Visit www.safari-eha.com for more details.


    Dave Davenport of Leopard’s Valley Safaris has donated a 10 day plains game hunt for two hunters, which includes $5,000 in trophy fee credit to be shared between hunters, In the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Come and Experience an authentic spot and stalk hunt, on fair chase areas, that is guaranteed to get you heart racing! Hunt to be taken in 2020 or 2021. Items included in donation lodging, meals, beverages, PH, tracker, skinner, field prep and transport to local approved shipper. Items not included in hunt dipping, packing, trophy, export, rifle hire , ammunition, airfare transfer between Port Elizabeth and hunt concession. Visit Leopards Valley Website at www.leopardsvalley.co.za.


    6 night’s trip to Serbia to hunt Fallow Deer 3 Days hunting 2 days tour. Fallow Deer’s we hunt at several places in eastern Serbia, at one place near the Belgrade and one place near the Novi Sad. That is fenced in areas sized from 250-1,200 ha. It does not require any special physical condition. Included In this hunting organization, assistance for settlement of customs formalities at Belgrade airport in arrival and departure, use of a 4 x 4 vehicle during the stay, lodging and full board in 3-4* hotels or hunting lodges, assistance of professional hunter and local game keepers, field prep and trophies. Not included in the hunt airfare tickets, trophy fee for fallow without size limit, rent a rifle with ammo, packing, export documentation and sending of trophies, tip, drinks, and gratuities. Extra hunter for this hunt ($4,100) Extra hunt day ($550/day) Extra observer day ($350).

    Visit www.safari-eha.com for more details.


    Paco Riestra has donated a 5 Day/4 Night big game hunt. At a discounted price of $2,600 per hunter. The Hunt is for 1 Red Stag or 1 Water Buffalo. “We offer real authentic FREE RANGE no high fence, 200,000 acres of exclusive private grounds, 5000+ red stags roaming free, 600+ water buffalos”. Included in this hunt no limit score, usable during rut season , Min 1 pax, max 6 paxs, Lodging, meals, drinks (alcoholic and non). Not Included in the hunt gun rental ($350) per hunter, License ($500) per hunter, air transfer, airport to lodge transfer, tips for guides and staff. You can also add games to this hunt, Black Buck, Russian Boar, Four Horns, Axis Deer, Fallow Deer, and Wing Shooting. Visit their website at www.pacoriestra.com.


    The custom rifle 6.5cm assembled by Falcon Global Company Supply of Delaware, Ohio. Action: Dumoulin Mauser 98. The bottom metal is hinged. The barrel is 22” fluted with removable break. The trigger is Timney and the stock is laminate, pepper. Proceeds from the sale of this rifle will help fund our Chapter’s ongoing support of the various Wounded Warrior Programs. Your generosity for this cause at past banquets has been overwhelming.


    The winning bidder and his/her Wounded Warrior will enjoy a 3 day hunt for whitetail deer up to 160” class at the world class Briarwood Sporting Club in Bellefontaine, Ohio. Hunt includes lodging, meals, beverage 1X1 guides, field prep and transportation of local meat processor/taxidermist and daily fee for 2 hunters. Method of hunt: Rifle or bow. Also includes 2 shoulder mounts of your trophies donated by Dave & Sid’s taxidermy in Bellefontaine. This hunt will also be professionally filmed, and copier will be provided to the hunter. Hunt to be taken September 16 to December 20, 2020–2021. Note: The wounded warrior foundation and Chapter President Mark Wehinger will assist the winning bidder in choosing his/her hunting companion if desired. We’d like to extend our sincere thanks to Chris Daniels, owner of Briarwood, for offering to host this hunt and to Dave and Sid’s Taxidermy for their shoulder mount donations.



    Michael Grosse has donated a 7 Day hunting package to hunt 2 Roe Buck’s. Included in this hunt will be airport transfers, Luxurious Loch Kinnord Hotel. Not included in this hunt tips, alcohol, gun rental, trophy preparation, shipping, receiving, clearing and US fish and wildlife permit done at cost, additional items. Additional hunters can come at a discount of $1000 per hunter. This hunt can be taken in 2020 or 2021. For more information please visit their site at www.interanalnationaladventures.us.


    Safari-Eha has donated a 6 night, 3 hunting days, 2 tourism day hunting trip In Novi Sad. Hunt can be taken in 2020 or 2021. This hunt includes 1 wild boar with tusks up to 14cm, assistance for settlement of customs formalities at Belgrade airport in arrival and departure, use of 4 x 4 vehicle during the stay , lodging and full board in 3-4* hotels or hunting lodges, assistance of professional hunter and local game keepers, field preparation and trophies. Not included in the donation is airfare tickets, upgrade for bigger trophy- up to 16cm ($600), up to 20cm ($1300) more than 20cm ($1750), rent a rifle with ammo ($150) for hunt, VAT 20% (be added on donation value and total bill, Serbian hunting license ($140), official measurement ($35), per trophy, cape ($100), Additional single 4 x 4 vehicle ($200 per day), packing, export documentation and sending of trophies, tip, drink, and gratuities. Additional Hunter ($4100) extra observer for this hunt ($2500), extra hunting day ($550), extra observer day ($350). A wine tasting tour with included visit of 3-4 wineries around Novi Sad, lunch in some nice restaurant on the road, English speaking driver with luxury car and assistance person who “knight of wine” member of the local organization of wine lovers ($350). For more information visit Safari-Eha website: www.safari-eha.com.


    Sierra Brava Lodge is donating an Argentina Dove Shoot. “Be amazed as you see thousands upon thousands of doves flying by your shooting positions every day. You can easily shoot 100 rounds a day at doves with very little effort. The only limits you have in Argentina are daylight and you’re Shoulder!! This hunt must be taken in 12 months of purchase. 6 hunters will shoot for 3 days at one of the top lodges in Argentina. This donation is for shooters only and includes 4 days and 3 nights lodging. Additional hunters are welcome at $590/person/night or $1770/person for all 3 days. Non shooting guests cannot be substituted for shooting guests but are welcome at $295/person/night or $885/person for the 3 nights. Up to 14 additional hunters can be added for the normal daily rate. The lodge holds 20 hunters in 10 deluxe double-occupancy rooms each with private bathrooms. Normally, you will hunt a ½ day on arrival, 2 full days and a ½ day on the day of departure, unless you would like to extend the length of your trip. Pick up and drop off point is Cordoba International Airport. Donation includes meet and assistance on arrival and departure at Cordoba International Airport, all professionally guided hunts, all Sierra Brae deluxe double bedroom with private bathroom lodging, all gourmet meal, open bar including soft drinks, beer, fine wines, and local liquors, all field transfers between the lodge and hunting fields, well trained and experienced personal assistants and US travel/logistics support. Donation does not include airfare, shells ($12.95/box), hunting licenses ($65/per day), gun rental ($75/day) or you own firearm import fee ($120/barrel), round trip transfer from Cordoba International Airport, land fees, tip for your personal assistants and lodge staff. For more information visit their website: www.Sierrabrava.com.


    Peter Thormahlen of Thormahlen & Cochran Safaris has donated a 7-day hunting safari for one hunter and one observer. The hunter receives a credit of $1,000 on the total of trophies hunts. You hunt the trophies of your choice and we give you a credit to start off with! “We are dedicated to make your African Safari and unforgettable Experience. We hunt in Government game reserves, which allow us to hunt in free range style. The areas are huge not overhunted and very beautiful. T&C provides exclusive hunting lodges with spacious bedrooms and fully equipped bathrooms, excellent cuisine, hearty breakfast, 4X4 land cruiser hunting cars, highly trained trackers, skinner and professional hunters. Besides the outstanding concessions, the Kruger National Park and scenic Parnorama Route are close by to add a few touring days. This is a perfect destination if you are looking for something different in South Africa. This hunt is valid for 2020 and 2021. Additional hunters $450 per hunter. Additional observers $250 per observers. Additional trophies can also be added as per the current prices list. For more information visit the website at www.africatrophyhunting.com.


    Jose L. Mallo At Espacaza has donated a 5 day hunt for 2 hunter or a 10 day hunt for 1 hunter. Each hunter will have 1x1 guide, first class accommodations, and meals, wine. The game that can be hunted 4 Spanish ibex (gredos , beceite , south eastern, Ronda), roe deer, mouflion sheep, red stag, fallow deer, cantabrian chamoix, pyrenean chamoix. Hunt is to be taken un 2020 or 2021. Cost for an additional hunter is $790 a non-hunter price is $350. Field prep is included in this donation. Not included in donation Trophy preparation, hunting license ($250), trophy fees are not included 21% tax on donation total. For more information visit Espcaza website at www.espacaza.com.


    International Adventures Unlimited has donated a 7 day hunt including travel for 1 hunter. Hunt is able to be taken September/October 2020, 2021, or 2022. This hunt will be hunting for Red stag (1 hill stag) in Scotland. Game that can be added to this hunt is Estate Stag, Roe Deer, Fallow, Upland Game, other UK opportunities. Cost list for added game is on the website. Donation also includes a $1,000 discount toward additional hunters should the successful bidder want to bring a friend with him. Included in this donation is lodging, meals, non-alcoholic beverages No license is needed for this hunt. Rental of game keepers’ rifle is highly recommended. Not included in this donation is tips, alcohol, trophy preparation, shipping, receiving. Clearing and US Fish and Wildlife Permits all done at cost. For more information on this hunt go to the website www.internationaladventures.us.


    6 days Stay/ 5 days hunting in Spain for 1 hunter and 1 Observer. Hunting season is from October 15th to May 1st. This donation includes Organization for 5 hunting days, all ground transportation to/from Malaga airport, meals and lodging in hunting houses or hotels in the hunting area, assistance of a professional guide, local game keeper, hunting licenses, first treatment of trophy. The hunt does not include tax on donation ($1300), hotels before and after the hunt touristic trips $350 /day per person + tax, beverages, tips, trophy packing and export documents ($500/per box), taxidermy prep for shipment ($350/each trophy). Spanish hunting license ($250), rifle rental ($150 w/ammo), trophy fee. All additional information can be found on the website www.huntineurope.com.


    This donation is for a 4 gun/ 3 day and 6 dove hunts at the wonderful Cordoba Lodge in Argentina. David Denies pioneered high volume dove hunting in Argentina. Since then, David has refined dove hunting, setting a new standard for service in the lodge and in the field. Included is 3 nights lodging and 3 days of hunting (2 half and 2 full days). All meals, beverages, including open bar and a wonderful Argentine wine list, and all transportation during the hunting days. Not included are transfers to and from Cordoba Int. Airport, and land fees at $430 per person. Hunting licenses at $260 per person. Gun rental, cartridges and gratuities. Visit their website www.daviddenies.com for more information.


    HP Wingshooting Adventures is offering 4 full days of high-volume dove hunting for 4 hunters. Included in the hunt is 8 total hunts. With 4 in the morning and 4 in the afternoon. Hunt in be taken on available dates in 2020 & 2021. Also included are meals & accommodations in private estancia, open bar, full service staff, guide, driver, chefs & bird boys. Not included in hunt: Flights to Cordoba, Argentina. Hunting license of $375/hunter, vehicle transportation $150/hunter and tips to bird boys & staff. Outfitter requires deposit prepay of 100 boxes of shells at $1350/hunter. Outfitter does of upgrade for ducks & pigeon.



    This is a Master Smith knife — a title and stamp reserved for the most exquisite cutlery. The Master Smith stamp is only used on knives that represent the absolute pinnacle of Murray’s knife making abilities. The Carter Elbow is a design detail inspired by the Japanese wabocho. Murray modified it and now claims it as his own unique contribution to the industry. The radius of the Carter Elbow allows more steel to remain at the point which is traditionally a weaker place in the blade and has a tendency to get damaged first. Compared to a straight line down to the point, the Carter Elbow creates a more reinforced tip. Style is a Master Smith, High grades series Funayuki Kitchen Knife. Feature is a Carter Elbow. Steel is Hitachi White #1 Steel core laminated with 180 alternating layers of 1020 High Tensile Steel and Pure Nickel sheet. The finish on the knife is Ground/Polished/Deep etched. Handle is mango with Arizona desert ironwood bolster. The liner is black Linen Micarta Spacers. Blade length on the knife is 7.56” and the weight of the knife is 5.96 oz. The blade width is 1.93” and the blade thickness is 0.079”.


    Master Smith Perfect Neck Knife the steel on this knife is Hitachi #1 White Steel core laminated with 180 alternating layers of 1025 high tensile steel and pure nickel sheet. The finish of the knife is ground/polished/and deep etched. The handle is made of Arizona Desert Ironwood . The liner is made red liner. Pin is Nickel silver, mosaic center pin. Blade length on the knife is 3.5"(90mm) Weight is 3.53oz (100g) Overall length is 7.44" (189mm) Blade thickness is 0.131" (3.34mm). Sheath of the knife is Kydex Neck Sheath.


    Legadema Hunting Safaris is once again generously donating a premium hunt. This year’s hunt is a 10 day Cape Buffalo hunt in Mozambique on their exclusive 370,000 acre unfenced and unspoiled concession for 1 hunter and 1 observer. Included in this hunt is one buffalo trophy, camp accommodations, meals, basic drinks/bar, hunting vehicles, camp staff, trackers, skinners, field preparation and a professional hunter. Also included are the community fees, government fees, roundtrip transportation from the Tete airport to camp, hunting permit and rifle license. NOT included are (possibly) two night hotel accommodations, dip and pack of trophies, airport custom duties and tips for camp staff and Ph.

    A second hunter and observer may accompany the winning bidder for $8,500.00 and enjoy the same hunt as described above. If the additional hunter chooses to hunt only plains game and not Dangerous Six animals, a standard day fee of $500.00 will apply. Hunter(s) may also take a 12 to 15 foot crocodile for $4,000.00. Additional trophies may be taken at Legadema’s normal trophy prices. These hunts to be taken only in 2021.

    A number of our Central Ohio SCI Chapter members have hunted with Legadema and will tell you that Willie and his staffers are the real deal. Willie Botha, owner and Ph, will be attending our banquet. Please visit him at the Legadema Safari booth.

    Visit their extensive website: www.legademahunting.co.za | Facebook: Legadema Hunting & Safaris | cell phone: +2(782) 556-0813


    Legadema Hunting Safaris is once again generously donating a 7 day hunt (7 hunting days) on their privately owned 5000 acre estate in the Limpopo Province for 2 to 4 hunters. Plus, each hunter may bring a non-hunter observer. Included will be 1 BLUE WILDEBEEST, 1 IMPALA, AND 1 WARTHOG per group, 4 Star lodge accommodations, meals, basic drinks/bar, hunting vehicles, camp staff, trackers, skinners, field preparation, and professional hunter. Excluded: Custom duties, transport from Johannesburg airport and back. $300. per vehicle (4 guests), dip and pack of trophies, and tips for staff and Ph. This hunt may be taken in 2020 or 2021.

    A number of Central Ohio Chapter members will tell you that this property, the lodge accommodations and availability of game animals will definitely exceed your expectations. Willie Botha, owner and Ph, will be attending our banquet. Please visit him at the Legadema Safari booth.

    Visit their extensive website: www.legademahunting.co.za | Facebook: Legadema Hunting & Safaris | cell phone: +2(782) 556-0813


    Our longtime friend and strong chapter sup-porter, Bobby Hansen, of Bobby Hansen Safaris has generously donated a 5-day, 2 hunter hunt in the Limpopo Province of South Africa, along the Crocodile River. This is a plains game hunt for 2 hunters and can be scheduled for 2020 or 2021 . Includes: guides (1 X 1), lodging, meals, airport pick-up and return to Johannesburg. Also included are trophy fees for 1 Buff Cow and a 2nd Cow. Bird hunting can be added; ammo extra. Non-hunter/observer(s) welcome at $250 per day. Many or our chapter members have enjoyed hunting with Bobby. Visit his well-done and informative website at www.bobbyhansensafaris.com.


    There’s nothing like the amazing warmth of genuine shearling for retaining body heat and keeping winter cold out. Comfort and style are the keys words to describe this warm shearling vest. Seams are finished all around for a classy look you will love. It features toggle buttons with loops for a snug closure. Available at Minka’s Furs.



    Full Slide Engraved with Safari Scene and SCI Motto Cerakote slide then polished aluminum custom engraved grips Cerakote and polished.


    This hunt is donated by the Ohio Division of Wildlife includes two options to choose from to the winning bidder. Option 1: A 1-person trip with professionally trained and educated fisheries biologists on a black bass sampling tip/ this experience will occur on an evening in May of 2020 at Central Ohio Lake. Shortly after sunset the winner will join biologist to net black bass stunned by electrofishing gear. Option 2 includes: A 1 person trop with professionally trained and educated fisheries biologist on blue-catfish and flathead- catfish sampling trip. This is a daytime outing at Hoover Reservoir in Delaware County. One person will ride in the electrofishing boat, the other person in a “chase“ boat. Participants can switch boats midway through sampling.


    Safari Unlimited has donated a 6 day/5 night Missouri whitetail hunt for 2 hunters. This trip can be taken from September 15th-Jan 15th in the years 2020 or 2021. Included in this trip is lodging, meals, 2 x 1 guides, and transportation during the trip. Not included in the trip is License, Permits ($265/per person). “Come join us in the beautiful woodlands of north & central Missouri for a classic archery/crossbow free range whitetail deer hunt. Hunting takes place from tree stand & ground blinds in hardwood forests, along woodland creeks, field edges, and over food plots. Average trophy size range from 130-150 with some 160-180 Missouri bruisers being harvested each year. This is a wild and entirely free ranging hunt that takes place on multiple private land parcels scatter over 4 counties, public lands, and leased grounds. We are the only licensed Guide & outfitter hunting the pristine Mark Twain national forest of Missouri on a special use permit. We operate two lodges, one North & one South i70. We offer Archery, Crossbow, Muzzleloader and alternative weapons hunting opportunities. There is a great chance of harvesting a deer and enjoying all that Missouri has to off. After a full day of hunting , return to the beautiful lodges & enjoy chef prepared meals.” Trophy fees included in the donation are as follows (1) Whitetail Buck, (1) Whitetail Doe, (2) Eastern Turkeys. Upgrades are available (3) day waterfowl hunt ($1500), In season Bobcat ($250), 3 day mixed trap line experience –($1500) all trapped game included in price. For more information visit their website: www.safariunlimtedworldwide.com.


    A 4 Day/5 Night bird hunt & fishing trip for 2 hunters. “Welcome to the home of Vaqueros, the Mexican Cowboys. Sonora in Western Mexico, will be your home for the next 4day & 5 nights, while fishing the famous Lake Oviachic & shooting the skies for the challenging Mexican doves. Spend half your days, either mornings or afternoon chasing bass that can reach up to double digit size and the other half will be spend shooting the vast flocks of four species of doves. The white winged, mourning, collared, and purple dove make up the variety of opportunities that will make you feel like a champion wing shot. The bass fishing includes your own bass boat, guide & tackle and cold refreshments In the beautiful desert surroundings. This trip includes lodging at a Mexico 4 star hotel in Obregon, traditional Vaquero meals, all transportation during your trip. This region of Mexico is very safe and filled with friendly locals and vibrant culture. One or two day outing to the beaches of San Carlos and a full day offshore fishing in the Sea of Cortez is a great add on for you adventure. Included in this trip is lodging, meals, guides, and transportation during trip. Upgrades to this trip 1 full day at night off shore fishing in the Sea of Cortez for yellow tail, marlin, sailfish, etc. with lodging meals & private boat ($1200/couple). Not included in hunt. Arrival & Departure flights, licenses, permits ($150/per hunter). For more information on this hunt please visit the website at www.safariunlimitedworldwide.com.


    Kuvhuma Safaris has donated a 12 day hunt (10 Full hunting days). A trophy credit of 3,000.00 to be shared between two hunters. None hunters are welcome to be added at a special rate of $150/per day. This is an all-inclusive package and includes pick-up and drop-off at Johannesburg Airport, all meals, all drinks, field preparation of trophies, laundry service, accommodation in out Luxury Safari Lodge, and the service of an experienced Professional Hunting Guide and Tracker. The hunt may be scheduled 2020 or 2021. For more information on this hunt please visit their website: www.kuvhima.com.


    You will stay at the beautiful and unique Cotton Tree Lodge which has been featured on the cover of National Geographic Traveler. COTTON TREE LODGE ADVENTURE TRIP 8 DAY/7 NIGHT: Safari Unlimited has donated a 8 Day/7 Night Excursion trip. You can add a fishing adventure for ($500/a day per boat). Step into the world of the Maya and explore untouched rivers and jungles for a once in a lifetime experience. Tour the rainforest and awaken your senses to the sounds of exotic birds and wildlife. Rope swing from trees along the Moho River or paddle upstream in a wooden dugout canoe or kayak. Go fishing or horseback riding in the jungle or maybe visit the many Mayan ruins in the area. Take a 30 foot jump from a waterfall in the morning and make your own chocolate bars in the afternoon. Visit the small town of Punta Gorda on Market day and see the vast array of local fruits, vegetables and fish. The lodge is totally off the grid, using mainly solar power. They raise fresh crops, harvest local wild fruits, and even tend their own flocks of chicken, goats and cattle. Your cabanas are nested 16 feet above the ground and perched along the slow moving Moho River. After you have enjoyed an evening gourmet meal prepared by our chef fall asleep to the sounds of the howler monkeys and the sound of the jungle. This and more awaits you. This amazing 8 day/ 7 night package for 2 people can be taken in 2020 or 2021 and includes all meals, tours, local beer and rum. For more information visit Safari Unlimited website at: www.safariunlimitedworlddwide.com.


    Wormald Hunting has donated a 7 Day hunt for 1 hunter. Hunting for Impala, Common Spring Buck, Caracal Cat (lynx), Wildebeest black or blue, or Common Blesbok. This hunt can be taken May- October 2020 or 2021. The hunt takes place in the heart of the Eastern Cape, South Africa, with luxury accommodations, traditional South African cuisine, at its best and hospitality second to none. This hunt includes 1X1 Guide for hunt, Meals, drinks and a tour through Addo National Elephant Park and The Cape Mountain Zebra national park . Not included in this hunt is Hunting Licenses, Airport Transportation, dipping/packing/shipping of trophies, gratuities, Arrival and departure, Port Elizabeth. For more information on this hunt please visit Wormald hunting at www.wormaldhunting.com.


    This donation consist of 5 day stay, 4 hunting days for one hunter and one observer. The donation includes hunting organization, transfer to/from Belgrade airport, all meals, and lodging, reserve entry fees, service of a professional guide, all ground transport during the hunt, first treatment and measurements (CIC or grams) of the trophies. This donation do not include trophy fees, packing export documentation ($500), rifle rent (if required $150 including ammo per hunt), taxidermy work ($100 skull cleaning for European mount, $250 skull cleaning, hide salting and drying), Serbian hunting license ($200) government tax ($1,155). The trophy fee for the first best available roe deer ($1,900.00+ tax), The donation can be upgraded with a package of 3 best available Roe deer for $4900 + tax ($1600) each or 5 Roe deer $6,000 + tax (1200 each). For more information please visit www.huntineurope.com.


    Ubathi South Africa is donating a 10 day/9 night plains game hunt. Which includes daily rates for hunters. This hunt will take place in Limpopo, South Africa. If a hunter takes 4 or more animal from the pricelist, a $ 1500 credit will apply to each hunter. We will also off one Sable Bull at no cost to one hunter who purchases this donation. Your stay will include luxurious accommodations with en-suite bathrooms, meals, all beverages, licensed professional hunter, tracker, skinner, and a daily laundry service. Transportation to and from Tambo airport in Johannesburg ($800 value). Cost of airfares and trophies (hunted per hunter’s choice) are not included. Non-hunters are welcome ($150/day). You will easily be able to hunt the requested species in 10 days’ time. Visit and learn more about Ubathi South Africa at http://www.ubathisouthafrica.co.za/.


    Capt. Eddie Volan (aka. SLUGGO) has been running his charter boat operation on Lake Erie for 30 years and has donated this is 5 person perch fishing charter to our chapter for the past 11 Years. Located in Port Clinton, charter includes bait, ice and tackle for 5 passengers (or less) for 6 1/2 hours or limit. Trip to take play July 20th to September 10th 2020 and 2021. No children under 12 years of age, please. Once charter is booked, no changes may be made. After 21 days, if customer cancels charter, all money paid is non-refundable. Visit the Sluggo’s Charters website and you’ll see why Eddie is continually ranked one of the best fishing charter men on Lake Erie.



    Safari Unlimited Diamond Wing Outfitters has donated a 3 day / 3 night Crane hunt for 2 hunters. Included in this hunt is lodging, meals , guides, and transportation during Trip. This trip is to be taken Nov- Jan 2020 or 2021. “Known as the Ribeye of the sky. This hunt will give you the perfect taste of adventure! Come explore thousands of acres of beautiful west Texas while you blast Sandhill Crane, Lesser Canadians, Ducks and even Wild Pheasant! This new deluxe package includes lodging and breakfast at a local 4 star hotel; enjoying lunch with our guides at local diners and cafes; and hearty meals and cold drink served by staff every evening. And of course, it includes all the game birds that you harvest along the way! The Diamond Wing Outfitters staff and guides will give you the weekend of a lifetime. While you enjoy gorgeous sunsets, delicious chuck wagon meals, and spectacular hunting. So grab your shotgun and join us in and around Beautiful Amarillo and Lubbock, Texas for a trip to remember”. For more information on this hunt please visit their website: www.safariunlimtedworldwide.com.


    Capt Eddie Volan is also offering a Walleye Fishing charter on Lake Erie. This donation is a 5 passengers Walleye charter. This donation includes bait, ice, and tackle for an 8 hour charter or limit. Same conditions that are in the "LAKE ERIE PERCH FISHING CHARTER" Auction apply to this fishing trip. No children under the age of 12 years please. We all heard that Lake Erie is the Capital of the world, but Eddie will tell you “They got it all wrong because Lake Erie is actually the Walleye Capital of the universe”. This trip is to be taken April 19th to September 10th 2020 or 2021.



    Safari Unlimited LLC has donated a 4 Day/ 4 Night Alaska Fishing trip.” Welcome to beautiful wild Alaska! Come experience the bountiful waters of Resurrection Bay and the Gulf of Alaska as you fish out the historic town of Seward. Daily catches vary depending on the time of year, but typical fish include halibut, multiple species of rockfish, king salmon, coho salmon, ling cod and Alaskan/Pacific cod. Book your trip year round, a bonus of winter trip not only the lack of tourists & great fishing, but you also can try your hand at pulling a crab pots for the large and delicious Tanner Crab. The FurRondy dog sled races are held at the end of February for an amazing taste of Alaskan culture. This is a 4 Nights, $ day adventure for 2 people. It includes 4 Nights of lodging in our own private lodge in Seward, 3 full days of fish, lunch and beverages on the boat &, one full day of leisure. Captain & mate will fillet you daily catch. Other highlights while fishing are the amazing mountain views, whale watching, glaciers, abundant seabird, and grazing mountain goats and other wildlife. For more information on this Fishing trip please visit their website: www.safariunlimitedworldwide.com.


    Rooster Tales Hunting Services has donated a 2 day hunt for the 2020 Season. The hunt includes meals, lodging, guides, dogs, hunting, bird processing, and transportation to and from Gregory or Winner Airport. This hunt does not include hunting license and guns and shells. This hunt can only be purchased by new guests to Rooster Tales. The cost for additional guest is $550 per gun/ per day. For more information on this hunt please visit their website at www.roostertales.com.


    Alfonso Fabres & Hunt in Spain donates a Red deer Or a Fallow deer or a Mouflon sheep or a Roe deer trophy hunt (hunters’ choice) In Salamanca (Spain) for 2020-2021 season. The hunt is valid until a trophy bull is collected or wounded. The number of days for this hunt is unlimited however, the hunt is over if the trophy is collected, wounded or if 3 reasonable chances are missed. Accommodation for this hunt is unique: an 18th century lodge which has been refurnished with all modern and luxury facilities. It is based in one of Spain’s most famous bull fighting ranches, where you will be able to see these free, impressive and beautiful animals in the wild, and if you enjoy a challenge you are welcome to fight one of them. Included in this hunt is hunting permit tag for 1 trophy fee, trophy surcharges, full accommodations, transfers, 1x1 professional hunter guide ( during the hunt), Red Fox , if found during the hunt, are also included. Not included in the hunt hotels while in Madrid, Hunting license & Insurance ($290), Export permit & Veterinary Certificates ($200 per trophy), Extra Further daily rates while hunting for other species, Non hunting companion ($250/per day), 21% V.A.T. This hunt can also be upgraded for other animals for special rates. For information please visit their website at www.huntinspain.com.


    Leon & Ilse Joubert are donating a 10 Day hunt in the Limpopo Province. Leon and Ilse owners are both professional hunters & hunting outfitters of Joubert in South Africa. Included are 10 days of daily rates, lodging, meals, all beverages, cold storage, skinning, PH & Tracker, Guide Fee Field Prep, and Field transportation. An additional $1,000 towards trophy fees for each hunter are donated, if this donation is upgraded to 4 hunters each hunter will get $100 off their trophy fess. This hunt is idea for the return hunter, who can tailor make his safari on animals that is till on his bucket list or for the first time hunter to pick what he would like to hunt. Not included in this donations. Is airfare to /from Tambo International airport, day of arrival and day of departure, dip, packing, and gratitude. This hunt may be taken from March through November 2020/2021. Transportation to/from Tambo to the hunting camp is not included. Rifle import permit information is available on our website at www.jourbert-prohunt.com.


    Trevor Shaw, Owner of Zulu Nyala has donated a 6 day/ 6 night accommodations for two people in a standard room at Zulu Nyala Heritage Safari Lodge/Tented Camp. These facilities are situated in the heart of Zululand and St. Lucia /Sodwana Bay Marine reserve/ Lumbombo corridor—one of the richest wildlife consecration regions in Africa. Trip includes Full board, which is three delicious meals per day. Prepared by the finest international chefs, with an African flavor of course. Two Game Viewing activities per day, guided by your own professional game rangers in open game viewing vehicles, in Zulu Nyala game reserve (the filming location of “I dreamed of Africa” starring Kim Basinger). This donation is valid for two years from your auction date and booking can be made for any period in the year. This trip does not include airfare, transfers personal beverages, side trips or phone calls. For information on this trip please visit their website at www.zulunyala.com.


    Legends Taxidermy and Outfitting is offering a 3 day rifle or archery antelope guided hunt for two hunters with Mule Show outfitter In Cora, Wyoming. This hunt includes trophy fees for two antelope, meals and accommodations at the Kendall Valley Lodge and two antelope shoulder mounts done by World Champion Legends Taxidermy. Hunt date can be scheduled September 10th through October 15th. License must be drawn, and deadline is June 1st for application. Hunt is a drawing/lottery hunt. Hunt is good for 2020, 2021, 2022.


    The “Motor City Madman” and legendary rocker, Ted Nugent, is donating a 2 day Wild Russian Boar or ram hunt for 1 hunter on his 300+ acre private ranch. Sunrize Safari Acres, outside Jackson, Michigan (approx. 70 miles west of Detroit). Method of take: rifle, bow or handgun, your choice. Hunter may be accompanied by one guest at no charge. This is a Friday/Saturday hunt with Ted joining you on Saturday. Includes lunch both days and guides, who will also field dress you game (skinning and quartering available at $50) second animal either a boar or ran is available for $750. Winning bidder is responsible for his/her evening meals and 2 night accommodations (plenty of hotels available in Jackson at I-94 interchange). This will definitely be a weekend to remember!!!

    Visit Ted’s site at www.tednutgent.com.


    Steven Ward of Ward outfitters Is donating a 5 Day Coues Deer hunt in AZ. Included in this hunt is Lodging, Meals, Guide 2 x 1, field prep. Not included in this trip is License ($160). Winning bidder must bring a paying hunter with them ($4500). Methods of take is up to hunter. It is a 100% draw for the hunt. For more information please visit their website: www.wardsoutfitters.com.


    Makadi Safaris has donated a 5 days of hunting in Namibia for 2 hunters guide is 2x1, Included in this hunt is the trophy fees of two Gembok one for each hunter all meals and drinks, accommodation for two hunters for 5 days, daily laundry service, the services of a professional hunter, skinning and field dressing of the trophies. Not included are: transfer from and to airport, the hunting licenses and any taxidermy work after the hunt, the flights. For more information on this hunt please visit their website at: www.makadi-safaris.com.


    10 day South Africa 7 days of hunting on 1x1 basis, and 10 days observer days for non-hunter can be upgraded to hunter rate at $170/per day. 1 Hard boss buffalo bull up to 38" and 1 Sable Bull up to 39”. Included in this hunt is lodging at Luxury Safari Lodge, trophy field dressing, trophy fees. Not included in this hunt is airfare, temporary rifle import permits, return to airport fee ($500 per couple). Transportation for hunt goot and vehicle. For more information on this hunt please visit their website at www.pbsafari.com.


    Beautiful14 karat white gold flower design diamond pendant hangs elegantly on an 18" chain that adjusts to 16". The pendant has 1/4 carat in diamonds and would complement any woman's jewelry wardrobe. Retail Value: $950.00. Donated by: Carioti Jewelers.

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Raffles for 2020

Doors open at 3:00 PM.

For a complete program of events, please visit the Fundraiser page.

Two Early Bird Drawings

Drawing #1: Guests arriving between 3:00 and 4:00 PM will be entered into a drawing for a S&W M&P 380 EZ at 4:00.

Drawing #2: Guests arriving between 4:00 and 5:00 and the remaining early bird entries will be entered into a drawing for a S&W M&P9 Shield 1.0 at 5:00.

5 Gun Hunter's Package

(5 Winning tickets will be chosen)

Ticket prices: $20 each – or 4 for $50 – or 10 for $100

  • CZ 550 – 416 Rigby
  • Kimber Select Grade – 270 Winchester
  • CZ Wingshooter Elite – 20g
  • Henry SCI – 30-30
  • CZ 457 – 22RL

Note: The tickets for the raffle mentioned above will also be sold at the banquet and all ticket drawings will be held that evening*.

General Raffle

An excellent selection of quality items* including 10 firearms will be available.

Silent Auction for 2020

Come and browse through over 100 quality items* that will be available!

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Important: The Central Ohio Chapter of Safari Club International has exercised reasonable care and prudence in the selection of auction and raffle items, but cannot accept any liability for their use or misuse. Therefore, the Central Ohio Club, its board and its member's makes no warranty as to their suitability, safety, or function, either expressed or implied.

All items are non-transferable without the written consent of the officers of the Central Ohio Chapter of SCI.