Silent Auction

Silent Auction Items for Cast Hope's Pleasanton Fly Show event on Saturday, February 25 can be bid on at the event or here online. To make a bid on an auction item please send an email to with your bid amount for the corresponding item. Online bidding will take place till the start of the event. Once the event has started then only live bids at the event will be accepted. The items below are highlights of the silent auction. There will be plenty more items there for those that can come and attend. Online winners will be emailed the following week. Whether if you can make it or not please support us by participating in the auction. Hope to see you in Pleasanton.

Baranof Wilderness Lodge in Alaska - 1 person for 2017 or 2018 season ($5,500 Value)

Current Bid: $3,000.00 (Place Bid)

This is an incredible item that has never been offered before through Cast Hope. This auction item is for 1 person to attend Baranof Lodge in the 2016 or 2017 season. They are incredibly full and this is an honor to have the potential to join in on their amazing facilities. The cost of attending this lodge is $5,000 to $5,500 per person. This is the description from their website. Our Lodge is nestled in Warm Springs Bay on the east side of Baranof Island, 20 air miles east of Sitka. A short, spectacular float plane ride from Sitka delivers you directly to our lodge side dock. Warm Springs Bay is named for the remarkable natural hot springs, enjoyed today as it was by native Tlingit Indians for centuries. The unpressured waters around our lodge offer the most abundant and diverse salt and freshwater fishing available in Alaska. Dozens of spectacular bays, estuaries, fishing streams and lakes within a short boat ride or hike from our lodge offer premier angling. Do come join us – The location is extraordinary, the diversity of waters and wildlife will astonish you and the fishing is beyond comparison. Prepare to spend some time seeing Alaska at its very best. Relax, browse our facilities and enjoy your visit with us.

Broadway Show for 4 in Sacramento - Tickets to The Body Guard on Broadway

Current Bid: $100.00 (Place Bid)

Ready for a night out with the friends or family? Take them to the acclaimed Body Guard Broadway show in Sacramento on Wednesday, April 19 at 8PM. You will have orchestra level seats to get a great view of the show. A great evening to connect and have some fun out on the town.

Fall River Guided Fly Fishing Trip

Current Bid: $300.00 (Place Bid)

This trip is good for one full day of guided fly fishing on Fall River with Jeremy Baker.

Galvan Grip Fly Reel - Size 8

Current Bid: $300.00 (Place Bid)

Purchase the new reel from the Galvan Family. Grip fly reels are designed for those that desire a fully sealed drag system for the most extreme conditions. They have the same heavy duty, clean cut construction that Torque and Rush series reels have become known for, only with a few sweet additions. To start, 2 Hybrid ceramic ball bearings and even more carbon fiber have been incorporated, adding to the silky smooth drag that all Galvan users are accustomed to. A watertight, easy to access hub has also been added encasing the entire drag system, leaving only anodized aluminum exposed to the elements. The new quick turn knob allows for a super quick spool release as well as easy access to the Drag System, and the Monster grip handle provides assured accessibility.

Guided Striper or Small Mouth Fly Fishing - Half Day Trip for 2 anglers on the American River

Current Bid: $300.00 (Place Bid)

Spend a morning chasing stripers or small mouth with guide Maury Hatch on the American River. The American River is home to some of the largest stripers around. Come check out this amazing fishery.

Into the Woods Broadway Show in San Francisco - 2 Tickets

Current Bid: $175.00 (Place Bid)

This auction item is good for 2 Mezzanine Level Seats for the Thursday night show on March 23rd at 8PM. Into the Woods is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. The musical intertwines the plots of several Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault fairy tales, exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. The main characters are taken from "Little Red Riding Hood", "Jack and the Beanstalk", "Rapunzel", and "Cinderella", as well as several others. The musical is tied together by a story involving a childless baker and his wife and their quest to begin a family (the original beginning of The Grimm Brothers' Rapunzel), their interaction with a witch who has placed a curse on them, and their interaction with other storybook characters during their journey.

New Sage X Spey Rod, Reel, Lines Combo - $1,750 Value

Current Bid: $1,200.00 (Place Bid)

The X rod’s all-new fast action taper built with our KonneticHD Technology delivers greater blank recovery and a crisper tip stop - creating tighter, more efficient loops throughout all ranges of casting styles. This taper allows you to dig deeper into the rod and access the lower sections, shifting power closer to the angler. Decreased lateral and medial movement and vibrations in the blank result in a more accurate and efficient presentation, resulting in a performance driven, forgiving fast action blank - refining the synergy between angler, rod, line, and fly. This package includes a 12 foot 7 weight spey rood with a 6000 series 9/10 reel. Then it comes with a RIO Skagit short head kit as well. This is the epic spey outfit for the most hardcore angler out there. If you want to buy the best then this is it.

Nor Cal Bass Fly Fishing - 2 Days Guided Bass Fly Fishing On Clear Lake or Oroville Reservoir

Current Bid: $550.00 (Place Bid)

This is a great package for the 2017 bass season. Have a full experience while learning how to fish for bass on Clear Lake or Lake Oroville. Ryan Williams is the master in fly fishing for bass and has come up with amazing techniques to be successful fishing for these bucket mouths.

Pyramid Lake Tournament Spot - ($2,500 Value)

Current Bid: $1,400.00 (Place Bid)

This auction item is good for 1 spot to the Cast Hope Pyramid Lake Tournament. This is going to be a great weekend with friends, fishing, great food, drinks, and raising money for Cast Hope on Pyramid Lake, aka Land of the Giants and home to the world's largest cutthroat. As always, all proceeds from the event go to benefit Cast Hope. People attending the event will be receiving 3 nights of lodging at Corsby's Lodge and 2 days of guided fishing, gourmet meals, unlimited wine/beer, free Simms Bag, Simms Jacket, Simms Guide Shirt, Klean Kanteen Growler, etc. Plus you get chances at lots of AWESOME PRIZES.

Tahoe Fly Fishing Package - 3 nights lodging and 2.5 days guided fishing ($2,200 Value)

Current Bid: $1,200.00 (Place Bid)

Go up to Tahoe for a great fly fishing getaway. Included in this package is 3 nights lodging in a 3 bedroom Tahoe House and two and a half days of guided fly fishing. Package includes 2 days of guided fishing on the Truckee or Little Truckee Rivers and then an additional half day on the East or West Carson. Guides for this package include Chris Maher, Dan LeCount, and Brendan Burnside. This is the perfect package to take your friends and go experience the beautiful Tahoe area. This is a $2,200 value.

Trinity River Steelhead Package - ($1,400 Value)

Current Bid: $1,000.00 (Place Bid)

This is great way to go experience the Trinity River for the 2017/18 steelhead season. Included in this package is 2 days of guided steelhead fishing, 1 night lodging with Indian Creek Lodge, and a $100 gift certificate to Indian Creek Café. Guides for this package include Todd Cancilla aka "Slim" and Scott Freeman. So go enjoy two days of fishing and have the lodging and food included.

Warriors Tickets vs Sacramento Kings - 2 Tickets 9 rows off the floor!!!!!!!

Current Bid: $700.00 (Place Bid)

This item is for 2 tickets to the Warriors Kings game on Friday, March 24th. These seats are 9 rows off of the floor. Included in this package is a VIP parking pass. With these seats you have access to the exclusive members area to have a meal before the game.

Winston Nexus 9.5 7 Weight Fly Rod

Current Bid: $300.00 (Place Bid)

The WINSTON NEXUS series is a new line of high-performance, very lightweight, fast action rods that redefine the high-end, all-graphite category. Their innovative design combines faster tapers, especially through the lower half of the rods, with the distinctive “feel” and smooth casting attributes that are hallmarks of a Winston. The result is “all around” rods ideal for a variety of situations; they are a joy to cast, and can generate added power when needed. By utilizing 100% graphite, we've reduced the higher material expense of Boron III used in our top-of-the-line rods. Nexus rods have a gorgeous deep black finish, and are made to our renowned standards of quality and craftsmanship.

Yuba River Guide Package - 1.5 days of guided fishing

Current Bid: $500.00 (Place Bid)

This package is good for one and half days of guided fishing on the Yuba River. The guides for the trip are going to be Dave Barbieri and Jordan Romney. Come explore the valleys most consistent dry fly fishery.