2020 Auction and Raffle Preview
The following items have been generously donated by businesses and individuals in support of Parks & Trails Council’s mission and will be in the silent auction or raffle during our 2020 Annual Dinner on April 30.
Water & Woods Cabin Stay
Two-night stay for up to four people at Water and Woods, an idyllic Lake Superior retreat 10 miles north of Two Harbors.
Enjoy breathtaking 180-degree views from this cozy Lake County cabin. On Lake Superior –you can hear and feel the waves crashing against the ledge rock shoreline from the comfort of the living room and master bedroom. Amenities: Kitchen, Microwave, Dishwasher, Coffee Maker, Electric Stove, Washer/Dryer, See full list
Restrictions: Per availability. Option to add nights at the published rate.
donated by P&TC members Brad and Karla Anderson
Value: Up to $650
Cove Point Lodge
Two-night stay at Cove Point Lodge in the best Lakeview Lodge room, anytime in Nov – May. Plus $50 gift card to enjoy dinner at the lodge.
donated by Cove Point Lodge
Framed Photo from Jay Cooke State Park
Fine art photo print (16×24) of the St. Louis River in Jay Cooke State Park by Steve Simmer Photography.
donated by Steve Simmer
Stunningly pieced fabric with nature theme homemade by P&TC board member Kathy Bonnifield and professionally quilted. Queen or King.
donated by Kathy Bonnifield
Herons & History Kayak Tour
90-minute guided kayak tour in Stillwater for a group of up to six people by Wahoo! Adventures
donated by Wahoo! Adventures
Three Rivers - Baker Park Reserve
Three Rivers - French Regional Park
Three Rivers Carver Park Reserve
Season pass for cross-country skiing for one person at the 11 Three Rivers Parks that groom ski trails in suburban Hennepin.
donated by Three Rivers Parks District
Two tickets to a Minnesota United Game on June 13 vs Nashville at Allianz Field Stadium in St. Paul.
+ $25 gift card for Big River Pizza in Lowertown St. Paul.
donated by Carpenter Evert and Big River Pizza
Take me out to the ballgame
Voucher for two tickets to a Saints Baseball game.
+ $25 gift card to Big River Pizza (located one block from Saints’ stadium in Lowertown St. Paul, and adjacent to Parks & Trails Council’s office)
donated by Saints Baseball and Big River Pizza
Framed photo and book by Rudi Hargesheimer
Photo of Raven Lake in the Boundary Waters with Superior Hiking Trail hidden in the trees by Rudi Hargesheimer of North Shore Photo Art.
Plus, a new release of “The Superior Hiking Trail Story” authored by Rudi (click arrows on photo to see book).
donated by Rudi Hargesheimer
Superior Hiking Trail Package
Collection of Superior Hiking Trail merchandise, including the book “Guide to the Superior Hiking Trail,” set of detailed hiking maps, pin, bark magnet, vintage wool trucker hat, gear stash duluth pack, 8-pk notecards by Tin Cup Design.
donated by Superior Hiking Trail Association
Hand-carved Wooden Loons
Pair of loons hand-carved and painted by Gary Bullemer.
donated by P&TC member Gary Bullemer
Photographic Print and Book
Print by Brian Peterson, photographer of “Minnesota State of Wonders”
“MINNESOTA – STATE OF WONDERS” hard cover book.
donated by Brian Peterson
One quart of 100% pure maple syrup. Made in Chilton, WI by the Pethan family.
donated by Clayton Pethan
Touring the Central Lakes Trail
donated by AmericInn Fergus Falls
Cannon Valley Trail Passes
Two complimentary 2020 season wheel passes to the Cannon Valley Trail.
donated by the Cannon Valley Trail
Alexis Bailly Wine Experience
Wine gift set from Alexis Bailly Vineyard includes:
- Three bottles of wine, cork, corkscrew, apron
- Certificate for a wine tasting for two people at the Alexis Bailly Vineyard in Hastings, MN, which includes 2 souvenir wine glasses
Donated by Alexis Bailly Vineyard
Touring the Root River Trails
donated by Commonweal Theatre, Four Daughters Vineyard and Winery, Niagara Cave
Fused Glass Artwork
Local glass artist, Josephine A. Geiger works from her Saint Paul studio, creating geometric and slightly abstract ‘landscape mosaics’ crafted in traditional leaded stained glass with copper and sometimes fused elements.
donated by Joephine A Geiger Studio
note: image shows 2019 donation, a new piece will be on auction
Guthrie Theater Tickets
Voucher for two tickets to one of the following Guthrie productions:
- Destiny of Desire | May 30 – June 11
- Cabaret | June 20 – July 4
- Sweat | July 25 – Aug 6
donated by Guthrie Theater
Value: up to $168
Four (4) Tickets for combo museum and planetarium admission
donated by Bell Museum
$50 gift certificate for online shopping at Enlightened Equipment, an outdoor gear company based in Winona, MN.
donated by Enlightened Equipment
photo by Robert Thommes/P&TC Photo Contest
Peace Coffee Package
Assortment of Peace Coffee goodies.
donated by Peace Coffee
Horseback trail ride
Trail ride for one person at Bunker Park Stable in Andover, MN.
donated by Bunker Park Stable