Baykeeper Silent Auction


Support Baykeeper's work to protect San Francisco Bay by bidding on a silent auction item at our 2012 Spring Party on May 16! We will be offering many exciting items to bid on at all price levels from $25 to over $6,000. Below is a sneak preview of what we'll have to offer. 100% of your silent auction contribution will benefit Baykeeper's work. Come prepared to bid on great items and help protect the Bay!

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Featured auction items include:


Santa Fe New Mexico Luxury 4-night Getaway at the Residence Club at
El Corazon, including dining and airfare for 2

Suggested retail value:  $6,245      Minimum bid: $3,000

Enjoy a 4-night stay in a luxury 2-bedroom residence at the Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe. Each residence offers a private patio or balcony, gourmet kitchen, sumptuous living area with fireplace, and a master bath with jetted tub. This package include a $100 gift certificate towards dinner for 2 at La Casa Sena, admission for 2 to the Georgia O'Keefe Museum, full use of amenities at La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa, discounts on greens fees and carts at Towa Golf Resort. Also includes round trip airfare on American Airlines from any American Airlines destination in the 48 contiguous United States or Canada.


Sonoma Wine Extravaganza for 2, including 3 nights at the Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa, wine tours and tastings, and luxury car rental

Suggested retail value:  Priceless      Minimum bid: $2,000

Enjoy 3 nights at the 4-star Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, including daily breakfast, private tour and tasting at Chateau St. Jean winery, blending seminar at Ravenswood Winery, and a $300 gift certificate towards a luxury Hertz rental car.


Four Night Stay for 2 at the Highlands Inn in Carmel

Suggested retail value:  $3,160      Minimum bid: $1,500

Enjoy a four night stay for 2 at the prestigious Highlands Inn located in Carmel. The Highlands Inn is a member of Conde Nast's Gold List and one of the Top 500 Hotels in the World according to Travel+Leisure Magazine. This property is nestled in a Monterey Pine forest overlooking the Pacific and just minutes to world-class golf and Monterey attractions.

cavalloCavallo Point Hotel - One Night Stay in Historic Deluxe Room
Donated by: Cavallo Point

Suggested retail value:  $621      Minimum bid: $300

One night stay in a historic deluxe room with complimentary resort fee and breakfast for 2 in Murray Circle Restaurant.

TahoeCabin3-Night Stay at Tahoe Cabin at Spring Creek
Donated by: Peter Schmale

Suggested retail value:  $450      Minimum bid: $225

3-night rental of a 2-bedroom cabin with sleeping loft (sleeps 8). This charming cabin is located between Emerald Bay and Fallen Leaf Lake and adjacent to Desolation Wilderness. It is accessible year-round and is centrally located for winter and summer activities.

PillarPoint8-Person Kayak Tour at Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay
Donated by: California Canoe and Kayak

Suggested retail value:  $392      Minimum bid: $175

Four hour kayak tour for 8 people at Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay. Get up close and personal with harbor seals, marine birds, and other wildlife. No previous experience necessary.

farallonePrivate Sailing Trip on SF Bay Aboard the
Farallone Clipper
Donated by: Peter Schmale

Suggested retail value:  $350      Minimum bid: $175

Private 3-hour sailing trip for 4 people on San Francisco Bay aboard the classic 38' wooden sailboat Farallone Clipper.

Waterbar$250 Gift Certificate to Waterbar Restaurant
Donated by: Waterbar

Suggested retail value:  $250      Minimum bid: $125

kayakKayak Tour of Alameda Estuary and San Leandro Bay
Donated by: Jeff Wasserman

Suggested retail value:  $200      Minimum bid: $100

Private kayak tour for 2 in Alameda Estuary and San Leandro Bay, followed by wine on the dock overlooking the Bay.

NanoPuffPatagonia Men's Nano Puff Pullover (small)
Donated by: Patagonia

Suggested retail value:  $159      Minimum bid: $85

VestPatagonia Men's Classic Retro-X Vest (large)
Donated by: Patagonia

Suggested retail value:  $149      Minimum bid: $75

BagBaykeeper Messenger Bag from Rickshaw Bagworks

Suggested retail value:  $90      Minimum bid: $45

Baykeeper's silent auction also includes exciting items from:

Alpha Omega Winery
Bi-Rite Grocery
Blue Bottle Coffee
Ciao Bella Gelato
Flora Grub Gardens
Hog Island Oysters
I Love Blue Sea
Sports Basement
... and more!