Foundation for North American Wild Sheep

Alberta Chapter

2008 Banquet Auction and Raffle Items

Donor: Scot Odgers, FRASER VALLEY OUTFITTERS - A 10 day moose, mule deer, black bear hunt in the Chilcotin area west of Williams Lake,B.C. The hunt is for 1 hunter and is to take place on Oct. 20 - 29th, 2008. The area produces great moose and bear and is renowned for huge trophy mountain mule deer.

Donor: Ron Bartell, Carbon Copy Decoys - Paragrine Falcon carved from a block of wood.

Donors: Wind River Tactical and Steve Foster Guide Service - New Zealand hunt for Thar and Chamois.Free range hunting on New Zealands south island. The recipient of this hunt will be accompanied by Owen Kenney and Kevin Kenney, from Wind River Tactical. Accommodations, land transportation, guide fees and trophy fees are included. Guide will be Steve Foster Guide Service. If the hunter bags his Thar and Chamois early for an additional fee he or she can hunt for red stag or other game. Taxidermy and shipping of trophies is not included. The hunter will also be responsible for their tourist gun license available at customs when they enter the country.
The high bidder will also receive a pair of new binoculars and spotting scope for the hunt from Wind River Tactical. Timing of the hunt will be between 1 March to May of 2009 or earlier if all parties agree. This is a one week hunt for one person. A second hunter or a non hunting accompli's can arrange to go by contacting Owen Kenney re Costs.
For further information call Owen @ 250 345-0378

Donor: Owen Kenney - Banquet rifle supplied by (Legend Rifle Company). Also a raffle rifle will be supplied by Owen to the winners choice of calibur ,stock,barrel, etc. Will be built to the lucky winners specks. What great opportunity's to become the owner of a custom built top quality rifle. The rifle is a stainless steel action and barrel chambered in 7mm WSM. It is stcoked in a fancy claro Walnut accuwood stock featuring the full length aluminum beading block. Both the action and barrel are free floated.

The picture is of a simularly finished rifle. Pictures of the banquet rifle will be posted as soon as they are available.

Donor: Pete McMahon - A five day trail ride for 2 people in Willmore Wilderness Park on Aug. 2 - 6, 2008, includes meals and accomadation. Beautiful scenery, gentle surefooted horses, comfortable base camp with roomy wall tents with cots, hot showers and great down home cooking. Relaxed pace if desired, catch and release stream fishing".

Donors: Southram Outfitters, Lorne and Sharmane Hindbo - Mountain Lion Hunt
One mountain lion hunt for Dec. 2008. Fully guided with accomodations and all equipment necessary. All you need to get is your license. This is the sixth time we have had the opportunity to auction this hunt with every hunter going home successsfully.

Donors: John and Wendy Johnson and family - Hay Bales
One load [17] big round second cut alfalfa bales, excellent quality. Approximately 1400 lbs. Picked up at the farm in Spruce View.

Donor: Peace River Correctional Centre Welding Class. Large custom made industrial size propane barbeque, 4 burners, on wheels. Great for family gatherings, company functions.


Donors: F.N.A.W.S Alberta Chapter and Ocean Front Saddlery – Kenton Hubschmid. Ocean Front Saddlery has been in business for 14 years and Kenton has been building saddles for 20 years. He has built us a hand made 16 inch wade saddle. This is stockman’s saddle made for strength, versatility, and light weight. These trees are designed to fit a wide range of horses and be ridden all day. And Ken has thrown in an 80% wool and 20% cotton saddle blanket.
Saddle details.

Donor: Carstairs Ford Sales Ltd.- Roger Bratrud. This work is titled "Headed for Home" number B224. This is part of a signature collection by Big Sky Carvers.

Donor: Andrew Lake Lodge - Fishing trip for 2 people, 3 night stay at South Leland Lake Outpost Cabin, includes return air charter from Ft. Smith, NWT. or special discount airfare available from Edmonton and Ft. McMurray.

Donor: True North Safaris -
Fishing trip for 2 people, 7 day stay at Mackay Lake Lodge, includes 150 mile charter flight N.E. from Yellowknife, lodge accomadations, meals, boat and guide.

Donor: Parker Bronzes -
Bighorn Sheep Bronze - "Montana Ridge Runners". # 8/35

Donor: Parker Bronzes -
Elk Bronze - "NAC Bull" - # 70/100

Donor: Wild Wings -
Large Framed Bighorn Rams Print - "Glacier Kings, Athabasca Headwaters"

Donor: Stan and Helen Stevens, Mackenzie Mountain Outfitters
- Mountain Caribou Hunt

Donor: Ted Turner Enterprises and National FNAWS - New Mexico Oryx Hunt

Northern Saskatchewan Whitetail Hunt with Camp Whitetail. -- This is a 5 ½ day Whitetail Deer hunt in some of Saskatchewan’s finest trophy deer country. This all inclusive hunt will give the individual an opportunity to try and harvest a trophy deer of a lifetime. The hunt includes all housing and guiding plus care of your deer after it is harvested. There will be several American hunters in camp at the same time you are hunting so you will be able to enjoy all their camaraderie. All hunting is done out of heated blinds. Hunter must be a Canadian Resident and is responsible for his or her own licenses and transportation to and from the camp. All transportation between hunting areas during the week is provided. The hunt will take place in November of 2008 and dates must be arranged with outfitter.

Donors: Canadian Phesant Company, Lloyd Persson & Backcountry Sports - Youth Hunt ( adult supervised) - Includes 20 pheasants & 2 rounds of sporting clays, as well as a Remington 870 Shotgun (Youth Style).
Live auction item. Certificate valid from Sept - Dec. 2008. Must be booked 2 weeks prior to arrival.

Donor: Joe Lucas - West World - This replica possibly from Andevan Bronzeworks and is a signed copyright Frederic Remington in the mountain below the left front foot (as shown in the picture).