LIVE AUCTION ITEMS
HIGH ROCK RANCH
Live Auction #1
Up to a 5-night stay at a private luxury estate on 325 acres with a lodge and two guest houses with 8 bedrooms and 7 1/2 baths that sleeps 20. You may choose to play tennis, swim in the 70 foot pool, enjoy the over-sized hot tub, jump off the rope swing into the lower lake, run, hike or mountain bike on 6 miles of private trails, play frisbee golf, horseshoes, basketball, ping pong, pool, relax on the main lodge's large porch over looking estate and the thousands of acres of redwoods, enjoy either of the lake's docks, enjoy the massive fireplace, play on the concert grand piano, or cook your meals in the gourmet kitchen.
The property has 6 miles of private trails for nature hikes, running or mountain biking. Additional outdoor amenities include a large trellised patio overlooking the main lake and vineyard, an outdoor fire pit, horseshoe pit, bocce ball and much, much more.
Venturing off the property in any direction offers visitors access to the 20 plus wineries all within a 15 mile radius. Anderson Valley is famous for its Pinots and Chardonnays. The nearby town of Boonville (6 miles north) has many good restaurants, bakeries and antique shops.
Restrictions: Must be used between December 1, 2017 through November 30, 2018, with blackout dates of June 1-September 16, 2018. The holiday weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter are excluded. New Year's Eve is available. The property has renters throughout the year, so time selection is based on availability. The winner is encouraged to book their time as soon as possible after the auction to guarantee their preferred dates are available.
Donated by the Wood Family - Priceless
LA CASA MADERA
Live Auction #2
Enjoy up to a 6 night stay at La Casa Madera, a 9,999 square foot private residence that accommodates up to 14 in beautiful Guacalito de la Isla, Nicaragua. Amenities include 5 spacious bedrooms (4 rooms with king beds, and 1 room with two twin beds), indoor and outdoor showers, satellite fiber optic television, high speed wireless internet, air-conditioning and an open kitchen/service kitchen.
Outside, you will enjoy a 25m salt water infinity pool, pool terrace, BBQ, an expansive lawn, a 1 acre fruit orchard, and 160' of beautiful private oceanfront. There is a beach toy room with surf boards, snorkel equipment, paddle boards, chairs, etc., as well as a golf cart on the premises. A local family member will make any special arrangements requested by the winner of this auction package, including hiring a cook and arranging for food & drinks to be brought prior to your arrival, for additional fees.
La Casa Madera is located next to Mukul Resort & Spa and is the only Mukul Resort & Spa-Branded luxury beach front private residence at Guacalito de la Isla in Nicaragua. Guests at La Casa Madera will have privileges at the Mukul Resort and can utilize all of their services, including their world renown spa and restaurant. (The guest will be responsible for all charges at the Mukul Resort & Spa.) Enjoy large doses of Nicaraguan sunshine and white sandy beaches, explore the pristine jungles, visit the charming fishing villages; surf, golf, mountain bike or simply enjoy the beautiful view of the Emerald Coast of Guacalito de lsla.
Restrictions: Must be used between December 1, 2017-November 4, 2018. Blackout dates: 12/14/2017-1/7/2018 – Christmas/New Year’s; 3/24/2018-4/8/2018 – Easter/Spring Break, and all dates previously booked.
Donated by Piper's uncle, Mike Wood - Priceless
MEADOWOOD NAPA VALLEY
Live Auction #3
Enjoy up to a 5 night stay at a luxury resort nestled in the heart of Napa valley, America’s premier wine growing region. Meadowood offers the region’s most robust collection of amenities, activities and services including golf, tennis, croquet, hiking, swimming, fitness, spa, tailored wine experiences, cooking and craft cocktail classes, destination weddings, holiday events, milestone celebrations and a Michelin three-star restaurant.
Package also includes:
Also a private club, Meadowood is owned by celebrated vintners who are dedicated to showcasing Napa Valley wines. You may just find yourself sharing a pool umbrella with a storied winemaker. Strike up a conversation and you’re very likely to be invited for a private tasting.
Meadowood is located in the gorgeous town of St. Helena, a microcosm of Napa Valley at its best, offering wine tasting, world-class dining, gourmet markets, galleries and boutiques, bicycling, hiking, romantic picnic setting, an historic cinema and a summer concert series. St. Helena is nestled in the heart of Napa Valley and bordered to the north, south, east and west by vineyards.
Donated by North Point Advisors
Restrictions: Limited to a $3,000 gift card.
WINTER BREAK IN NORTH TRUCKEE
Live Auction #4
Spend your Ross School Winter Break (February 17-24, 2018) at this beautiful North Truckee home with a wood stove and hot tub, featuring five bedrooms and three bathrooms. The house sleeps 9—three bedrooms upstairs sleep 5, with a guest suite downstairs with a queen and two twins that sleeps 4.
Also included in this package are:
· Two adult ski passes to Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows
· $1000 gift card for Stio outdoor apparel for men, women & children
Donated by Heigl Hukari & Carrie Towers - Value $7,000
Restrictions: Valid for a stay from February 17-24, 2018.
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