National Wilderness Conference Silent Auction

Conference attendees, please help support the conference by bidding on vacation packages, outdoor gear, artwork and more from over 50 companies. The silent auction starts in the Albuquerque Convention Center Northwest Exhibit Hall at 9am on Thursday, October 16 and ends Saturday, October 18 at noon. All bids must be placed by noon. Winning bidders must come to the Albuquerque Convention Center Northwest Exhibit Hall between 6 and 8pm on Saturday to pay with credit card or check (made out to the Society for Wilderness Stewardship) and pick up their item(s).

Vacation Packages

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
2 round-trip airline tickets on JetBlue airlines to be used before September 1, 2015 $540 3 nights of lodging at Glorieta Camps in Glorietan, New Mexico $70
Private pool passes for two at Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs in Ojo Caliente, New Mexico$30 2 full day ski passes at Park City Mountain Resort, Utah$65
4-day guided raft trip for one person (as part of an existing group trip) on the Rogue River in Oregon by Northwest Rafting Co. $300 Coupon for 2-night stay at Sorensen's Resort in the Sierra Nevada mountains, California$85
Aerie Backcountry Medicine gift certificate for either a weekend-long Wilderness First Aid or Wilderness First Responder Refresher course $75

Camping, General

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Alps Mountaineering Outfitter series air sleeping pad (size long 25x77x2 inches, weight 4lb 6oz)$35 Big Agnes Bellyache Mountain sleeping bag, Clearview Air sleeping pad$110
Boulder Case Company J-2000 rugged waterproof gear case & Five Ten Medium T-shirt $15 Crazy Creek camp chair (animal tracks)$15
Crazy Creek camp chair (animal tracks)$15 Eagles Nest Outfitters Red DoubleNest hammock with Atlas straps $25
Helinox trekking poles, camp chair$70 Mountain Hardwear Skyledge 2 DP tent$135
Petzl Tikka XP headlamp (black)$25 Petzl Tikka XP headlamp (red)$25
Gen3 SPOT Unit$45 Gen3 SPOT Unit$45

Camping, Backpacks

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Osprey Women's Sirrus pack$35 Osprey Men's Stratos pack$35
Osprey Women's Viva pack$60 Osprey Men's Volt pack$60
Osprey Men's Atmos pack$70 Osprey Women's Aura pack$70
REI Sprig 12 Pack$10 REI Flash 18 Pack $10
REI Flash 18 Pack $10 North Face Matthes Crest 72 pack$110
Day pack with water bottle from Sierra Club$15

Snow

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Pair of Salomon Snowscape touring or XADV backcountry skis (gift certificate)$75 Voile avalanche shovel$15
Voile avalanche shovel$15

Clothing, General

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Cottonwood Gulch Expedition t-shirt (large)$5 1 small pack of 3 Farm to Feet socks (Womens: Multisport, Everyday, & Hiking)$5
1 medium pack of 3 Farm to Feet socks (Womens: Multisport, Everyday, & Hiking)$5 1 large pack of 3 Farm to Feet socks (Womens: Multisport, Everyday, & Hiking)$5
1 medium pack of 3 Farm to Feet socks (Mens: Multisport, Everyday, & Hiking)$5 1 large pack of 3 Farm to Feet socks (Mens: Multisport, Everyday, & Hiking)$5
1 X-large pack of 3 Farm to Feet socks (Mens: Multisport, Everyday, & Hiking)$5 1 medium Five Ten t-shirt, $160 shoe card$50
Men's Ibex Shak Lite FZ merino wool mid-layer (size large, bedrock blue), Flow397 t-shirt (size large)$60 Women's Ibex Shak Lite Hoody merino wool mid-layer (size medium, raspberry violet), Flow397 t-shirt (size large)$60
Women's Ibex Shak Lite Hoody merino wool mid-layer (size medium, raspberry violet), Flow397 fleece (size medium)$70 Mammut ski pants (size 34, black)$45
Mountain Khakis $75 gift card, hat, sticker $30

Clothing, Jackets

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Men's Arc'teryx Alpha SV jacket$175 Women's Arc'teryx Alpha SV jacket$175
Columbia Men's Millennium Blur Jacket (size medium, red)$110 Columbia Women's Millennium Blur Jacket (size medium, light blue)$90
Unisex Frog Toggs all sport rain suit (gift certificate)$15 Unisex Frog Toggs all sport rain suit (gift certificate)$15
Women's Frog Toggs all purpose rain suit, royal blue (gift certificate)$15 Men's Frog Toggs all purpose rain suit, royal blue (gift certificate)$15
Women's North Face Thermoball Full Zip jacket (size medium, yellow)$60 Men's North Face Thermoball Full Zip jacket with shell (size medium, red)$60

Food and Cookwear

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
BioLite camp stove $40 MSR Dragonfly camp stove, 20oz fuel bottle, Alpinist 2 pot, folding spork$70
Mountain House breakfast assortment freeze dried food bucket, EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$30 Mountain House essentials freeze dried food bucket, EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$30
CLIF Bar Adventure Kit: CLIF Bar branded messenger bag, lunch tin, stickers, chapstick, hat, and box of Mojo Bars$20 If You Care kitchen and household items, assorted gourmet food products $30

Water and Food Storage and Water Filtration

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
CamelBak 3L Fourteener 20 (Deep Olive and Woodbine)$45 CamelBak 3L Pursuit 24 LR (Gunmetal & Lime Punch)$45
EarthEasy Life Personal straw water filter & Life Straw Go bottle$20 EarthEasy Life Personal straw water filter & Life Straw Go bottle$20
EarthEasy Life Personal straw water filter & Life Straw Go bottle$20 EarthEasy Life Personal straw water filter & Life Straw Go bottle$20
EarthEasy Life Personal straw water filter & Life Straw Go bottle$20 EarthEasy Life Personal straw water filter & Life Straw Go bottle$20
17oz Hydro Flask Foodflask - stainless steel & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$15 32oz wide-mouth Hydro Flask - blue & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$15
40oz wide-mouth Hydro Flask - green zen & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$15 Klean Kanteen 16oz insulated water bottle, cafe cap, 2 8oz insulated food canisters$20
Klean Kanteen 27oz stainless steel bottle, 2 8oz insulated food canisters $15 Klean Kanteen 40oz stainless steel wide-mouth bottle, 2 8oz insulated food canisters$20
Vapur 0.7L Anti-bottle red & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter $10 Vapur 0.4L Kids & Life Personal Straw water filter $10
Vapur 0.5L Anti-bottle green & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$10 Vapur 0.5L Anti-bottle black & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$10
Vapur 0.5L Anti-bottle blue & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$10 Vapur 1L Anti-bottle black & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter $10
Vapur 1L Anti-bottle blue & EarthEasy Life Personal Straw water filter$10 Vapur 750ml After Hours Flexible Wine Carrier & Life Personal Straw water filter $10
Vapur 300ml Flexible Flask & Life Personal Straw water filter$10 Vapur 1L Microfilter Flask & Life Personal Straw water filter $30

Footwear

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Ahnu Men's Coburn hiking boots (size 9, brown)$50 Ahnu Women's Montara hiking boots (size 7, teal)$50
Brooks Sports / Moving Comfort gift card$45 Brooks Sports / Moving Comfort gift card$45
Chaco sandal/shoe gift card$45 Chaco sandal/shoe gift card$45
Chaco sandal/shoe gift card$45 Chaco sandal/shoe gift card$45
Chaco sandal/shoe gift card$45 Chaco sandal/shoe gift card$45
Keen sandal/shoe gift card$30 Keen sandal/shoe gift card$30
Keen sandal/shoe gift card$30 Keen sandal/shoe gift card$30
Keen sandal/shoe gift card$30 1 pair of men's or women's Vasque Bitterroot GTX hiking boots (gift certificate)$60

Skin Care

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Juniper Ridge Natural Fragrance, 4 bars Mountain Girl 50th logo all-natural soap, Life Straw Personal water filter$25 Joshua Tree Skin Care package includes the Dopp Kit, Skin Care Gift Set, & Desert Shimmer Trio $25

Miscellaneous

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
1 polar fleece-lined denim quarter-zip shirt with the Back Country Horsemen of America logo on left chest (XL), 2 Back Country Horsemen of America pioneer sippin' mugs $35 1 black leather vest with Back Country Horsemen of America logo on back (2XL), 1 Back Country Horsemen of America "Leather Lover" set$35
Yakima Quickback 2 trunk bike rack$60 NikWax products: 1 Duo-pack, 1 Wax for leather, 1 Footwear cleaning gel, 1 Spray for leather, 1 wool wash, 1 tent & gear solar proof$25
NikWax products: 1 Duo-pack, 1 Wax for leather, 1 Footwear cleaning gel, 1 Spray for leather, 1 wool wash, 1 tent & gear solar proof$25 4 Wilderness 50th Pint Glasses from Parkway Brewing Company$5
Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center embossed leather portfolio with bronze wolf and moon $15 Timex Ironman Move x20 watch (yellow)$40
Timex Ironman Easy Trainer GPS watch, water resistant$75 Wilderness Across America Package: Books and Treats from wild areas including AK, Mojave Desert, WA, CO, TN$20

Artwork

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
Signed Monte Dolack 50th anniversary commemorative poster$30 Limited edition Colorado 50th anniversary wilderness poster$15
Limited edition Colorado 50th anniversary wilderness poster$15 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Moon House, Cedar Mesa - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Route to Island Canyon Kiva - 30"x 48"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Polly's Island, Cedar Mesa - 20"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Ceiling House, Cedar Mesa - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Palatkwapi, Sedona, first of two panels - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Palatkwapi, Sedona, second of two panels - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Place of Emergence, Boynton Canyon - 30"x 48"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: First Alcove Ruin, Boynton Canyon, first of two panels - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: First Alcove Ruin, Boynton Canyon, second of two panels - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Inner Cave Ruin, Boynton Canyon - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Crescent Wall, Great Alcove Ruins, Boynton Canyon - 34"x 34"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Mule Tower Ruins, Cedar Mesa - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Fay Canyon House, from Bear Mountain - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Tribute to Hidden Places, Sedona - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Inner Great Ruins - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Tall Cave Ruin - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Crack in the Rock Pueblo - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Red Peaks Tower, Cottonwood Creek, looking south - 30"x 40"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Red Peaks Tower, Cottonwood Creek, looking north - 30"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: House of Many Corn, Cedar Mesa - 30"x 46"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Giant's Cave Pueblo - 20"x 40"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Holly Group, Hovenweep National Monument - 30"x 46"$600 Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: Ritual House, Hovenweep National Monument - 30"x 46"$600
Peter Kola acrylic on canvas original painting: River House - 34"x 46"$600 Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: American Alligator, Marjory Stoneman Douglas Wilderness, Florida by Jenna Van Kley (wildlife winner: student)$45
Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Wonder Lake, Denali Wilderness, Alaska by Rodney Lough, Jr. (grand prize winner)$45 Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Milky Way Over Second Beach, Olympic Wilderness, Washington by Joe LeFevre (most inspirational moment winner: pro)$45
Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Fading Sunset Over the Watchman, Zion Wilderness, Utah by Greg Tucker (most inspirational moment winner: amateur)$45 Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Bald Eagle, Glacier Bay Wilderness, Alaska by David Bahr (wildlife winner: pro)$45
Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Mountain Goat Kids, Mount Evans Wilderness, Colorado by Verdon Tomajko (wildlife winner: amateur)$45 Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Proxy Falls, Three Sisters Wilderness, Oregon by Thomas Goebel (scenic landscape winner: student)$45
Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Fly Fishing on Big Salmon Lake, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana by Gordon Dimmig (people in wilderness winner: student)$45 Print of winning image from Smithsonian Wilderness Forever photography exhibit: Sunset Paddle, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota by Dawn LaPointe (people in wilderness winner: amateur)$45
Talking Smokey Bears with batteries included and "Family Tree" Robert Bateman signed print signed$45 Talking Smokey Bears with batteries included and "Family Tree" Robert Bateman signed print signed$45

Books and Magazines

DescriptionStarting BidDescriptionStarting Bid
"The Enduring Wilderness", "Wild Thoughts: A Selection of Great Writing about Nature, Wilderness, and the People who love Them", "Last Great Wilderness: The Campaign to Establish the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge" $10 "The Enduring Wilderness", "Wild Thoughts: A Selection of Great Writing about Nature, Wilderness, and the People who love Them", "Last Great Wilderness: The Campaign to Establish the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge" $10
A Handbook on International Wilderness Law & Policy (Kormos)$15 Wilderness Management 3rd edition (Hendee & Dawson)$20
Orion Magazine one year subscription (6 issues) $10 International Journal of Wilderness one year subscription $15