Charles Kuralt’s Hideaway 2-night
Here is a priceless experience unavailable to the public! Anvil Rock Cottage is a rustic cabin on Grandfather Mountain. Here is your chance to have the cabin for a two-night stay and the mountain to yourselves. The cabin is one room plus a bathroom with two twin beds, fireplace, kitchenette & dining table. Includes passes to Grandfather Mountain, and a personal, guided tour of the six native wildlife habitats. Subject to availability. Donated by the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation.
Does the idea of an old-timey Radio Flyer get you strolling down memory lane? This awesome wagon comes with custom sides from our very own Rick Merrill. It also happens to have a few extra treats inside, including Makers Mark, Svedka, Tito’s, Jamison, Tanquerey, Hendricks, Dewar’s, Captain Morgan, Courvoisier, Margarita Mix, Raspberry Wine, Glenmorangie, Patron, Baileys, Hennessey, Kraken, Midnight Moon Moonshine, Jack Daniels, Suntory, Espolon, and Chambord.
Starting Bid: $300
Snowbird Mountain Lodge 2-night Stay
Enjoy a two-night stay at this charming lodge located on a secluded mountaintop overlooking Lake Santeetlah in Robbinsville, North Carolina. Breakfast, a picnic lunch and a four-course gourmet dinner for two included. Enjoy limitless opportunities for relaxation and nature, including hiking, biking, fishing, kayaking, birding, boating and more! Use of canoes, kayaks, paddleboards, mountain bikes and fly rods included. Expires 8/31/21 (excludes October, holidays).
Starting bid: $400
Special Trip to Bearwallow Mountain
Are your hiking days over? You can see the stunning views from Bearwallow Mountain without the hike! Development Staff will arrange special access for up to eight people to the top of the mountain and will chauffeur you in one of Conserving Carolina’s vehicles. Your choice of beverages will be provided and you are invited to pack a picnic to enjoy. Join us on the mountain!
Starting bid: $300
Eagle Rock & Grey Rock Experience
Experience the majestic view from Weed Patch Mountain Trail’s two scenic gems: Eagle Rock and Grey Rock, without the exhausting 20 mile roundtrip hike! Join Conserving Carolina’s Peter Barr for a short hike and 4WD adventure as he guides you and up to a party of eight people to these otherwise difficult to reach and rarely-seen stunning spots of beauty in the Hickory Nut Gorge. Only a mile of hiking required. Must schedule before May 2020, weekdays preferred.
Starting bid: $400
Gourmet French Dinner for Six
Enjoy an exquisite four-course French meal for your and five friends, prepared by personal chef Kathryn Magee at her table in Arden, NC. Guests will be welcomed with aperitif and amuse bouche that tease the palate. At dinner, each of the four courses will be carefully paired with wine and made with the finest ingredients and culinary traditions of French cuisine.
The date and menu (adjusted for food sensitivities) will be agreed to at least one month prior to the event.
Starting bid: $300
Backcountry Lodge British Columbia
The ultimate getaway for two! Enjoy wildlife, alpine meadows, backcountry hiking or skiing and nature at its finest. This experience includes 4 nights at remote Purcell Mountain Lodge, plus 1 night stay in hotel accommodations near Golden, British Columbia. Round trip helicopter transportation from Golden to the lodge is included. All meals included.
Reservations booked through Winspire Concierge Service. Blackout dates apply. Details and limitations, at link below.
Starting bid: $2,800
Gourmet Dinner by Chef David Slater
Enjoy a scrumptious gourmet seated dinner for eight to ten people OR a station inspired heavy hors d’oeuvres reception/dinner for sixteen to twenty people prepared by CIA culinary trained Chef David Slater! Chef Slater will prepare your event at your home within a 50-mile radius of Hendersonville. The menu will be collaborated between Chef Slater and the winner of this item. Must be used by 12/30/20. Some blackout dates will apply. Perfect for celebrating a special event!
Starting bid: $800
Luxury Farmhouse in Napa Vineyards
Enjoy a 3 night stay for 2 at The Setting Inn, surrounded by vineyards. Enjoy a private tasting of The Setting Wines, a tour and tasting at Schramsberg Winery Cave, a $150 gift card to use towards classes, dining and retail at the Culinary Institute of America, and six consecutive hours of chauffeured luxury sedan service!
Some blackout dates and exclusions apply. Reservations will be booked through Winspire Concierge Service. For details, and limits, see link.
Starting bid: $2,600