2017 Banquet Special Guest
WV Native, Steve Flores - Author & Mathews and Sitka Prostaff Member
March 17-19, 2017

YOU MUST BE A MEMBER OF WVBA TO ATTEND BANQUET AND AUCTION!!!

Sneak Peek at some of the live & silent auction items for 2017

Bows by Bowtec, Mathews, Ben Pearson, Wallace Mt. Longbow; also assortment of guns celebrating our 2nd amendment rights!

NEW! Whitetail Shoulder Mount from Gene Redman's Taxidermy, Kenna WV 304-532-5912

NEW! Visions of WV handmade quilt 74" x 86"

NEW! Curly maple turkey pot call, glass over slate w/ WVBA logo donated by Joe Ross

NEW! Two hand made slate turkey calls donated by Lonnie Sneed, Sr.

NEW! 5 Chances to win the 500 Club Hunt Drawing for the Wyoming Antelope Hunt will be auctioned!
Increase your odds or just get in the drawing thanks to 25 500 Club Certificates donated by Sam Boyles!

NEW! 5 Day Guided Bear Hunt in the Spring of 2017 or 2018 with Tomah Mountain Outfitters
Hunt includes food, lodging, transportation to active bait site and care of game (skinning, quartering, freezing)
Winner may bring a paying guest(s) at full retail price of $1,900.  A 2nd bear option is available for $700 plus license fee.
Joe Bowen 919-820-2424 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.tomahmountain.com/  or https://www.newbrunswickbearhunts.com

2 night stay at Lakeview Cabins, Stonewall Jackson Lake
Fully furnished; sleeps up to 6; easy access to 1,000's acres of public hunting
Lakeview Cabins, Weston WV 304-452-9876

3 Day guided Ohio Turkey Hunt with Wide Rack Outfitters
Choose from April 27-29 or May 1-3, 207
May use bow or shotgun.  License not included. 2nd bird $200 trophy fee.
Additional hunter can come at full price.
Retail value: $1,000.00
Mike Connett (740) 853-0016 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.widerack.com/

Handmade WV bamboo fly rod
5 foot 3/4 weight
Made by Lee Orr of 304 rod company www.304rodcompany.com

3 Day Whitetail Hunt for one person with Ohio Bow & Arrow Outfitters
Additional hunters can be brought if space is available.
Hunt can be booked anytime space is avalilable during 2017 season (early, pre-rut, rut, late season)
Meals and Lodging are not included (good discount rates at local motels)
Brian Michel
http://www.obaoutfitters.com

One Round of golf for four people at either Twin Falls or Pipestem State Parks
Does not include cart fees.  Reservations required, good Monday thru Thursday.

One of a kind fly art, elk hair caddis fly tied by WVBA President Justin Hettick using
elk hair from WV elk #1, the first elk to be reintroduced to West Virginia in 2016.
Display includes two flies, one to keep and one to fish!

1/2 Day guided fly fishing trip for one person (4 1/2 hours on the water).  Guided by Dave Breitmeier.
All flies, leader and tippet included.  Fisherman should have their own fly rod/reel.  Fishing will be done
on the Elk River for rainbow/brown trout or small stream for brook trout (winner's choice).
Contact Dave Breitmeier 304-847-5011
http://www.elkfishers.com

1 Full Day float fishing trip for two (2) people guided by WV Experience
A typical trip cover up to 12 miles (7-10 hours on water) on the scenic New River.
Stream-side lunch, drinks and snacks provided.  Transportation to and from the river and some tackle provided.
Trips can be designed for fly-fishing or spin-casting.  Trip cannot be used on a Saturday or Holiday.
Larry Nibert (304) 640-2982
http://www.wvexperience.com/

Blackwater Outdoor Adventure
2 person express whitewater raft trip or 4 person canoe/kayak float trip
Must be redeemed by August 31, 2017; No holiday weekends
Call to make reservations (304) 478-3775
http://www.blackwateroutdoors.com/

5 Day Guided Bear Hunt (Fall 2017 or Spring 2018) in New Brunswick, Canada
with Barton's Wilderness Adventures
Meals and Lodging included
Paying guest requested but not required ($1,600)
Bruce Barton (506) 362-5417
http://www.bartonsbear.com/index.html

1 Day Guided WV Turkey hunt with members of Grunt, Gobble & Gills staff.
Hunt will be on a beautiful private farm with very high turkey population.  Hunt
will be filmed for upcoming film project, calling provided as well.  High success rates on 
this farm, killing 12 birds in the last 10 years with many more encounters. Come experience
some beautiful country while enjoying good company and pursuing God's great creation.
Contact Zach Lucas 304-741-5493
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Custom Hand Made Knife from Mike Parrish (always a big hit!)

1/2 Dozen Hand Made Bamboo Primitive Arrows with flint broadheads
by Don Hoffman

Hand made wood Knife from Mike Persinger

Assortment of wildlife prints from Michael Moore

Hand Made antler pen & clock desk set from Mike DeBerry

European Deer Skull Mount from Skullz, Elkview WV

MORE COMING!!!

MEMBERS USE YOUR TALENTS TO HELP YOUR ASSOCIATION; HAND-MADE ITEMS OF ALL SORTS ACCEPTED.

WE WILL ACCEPT CASH, CHECK, VISA and MASTER CARD


Room Reservations can be made now by calling
The Days Hotel Toll Free: (866) 700-7284
Tell 'em you're with the Bowhunters Association to get group rate.