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Thank you for your support!

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We thank our 2015 sponsors and all participants for helping make the Mountain Raffle another success. All proceeds support Hawk Mountain conservation programs. To donate a prize or to sponsor the 2016 Mountain Raffle, please contact:

Tammy Jandrasitz, Membership Manager

Annie Trexler, Development Assistant

Winners are listed beneath each prize below and we look forward to posting prizes for the 2016 Mountain Raffle sometime this summer.

TOP PRIZE: Swarovski 8.5x42 EL Binoculars!!!

Swarovski 8.5x42 EL Binoculars

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Value: $2,500
The Swarovskis EL 8.5x42 redefines optical quality. Its revolutionary Swarovision Technology ensures impressive image resolution over the entire field of view, even for eye glass wearers and provides a new focusing mechanism for fast, precise focusing.

This lightweight, waterproof binocular has removable eyecups that adjusts to three stages, outstanding image brightness, and a Swaroclean coating on the external lens for easy dirt removal. AND, Swarovski is the Official Optics Outfitter of Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, and its binoculars and scopes are used at the Lookout to conduct the autumn count.

Winner: George Miller, Perkiomenville, PA

L.L. Bean $500 Gift Card

Value: $500 

One gift card...thounsands of possibilities!  Especially when the amount is $500 to spend at L.L. Bean where all products are 100% guaranteed.

Founded in 1912 by Leon Leonwood Bean, this company has thrived for 100 years by keeping customers satisfied.  Today L.L. Bean is a global organization with company headquarters located in Freeport, Maine, just down the road from their original store.  Browse the L.L. Bean merchandise now at www.llbean.com

Winner: Charles Alexander, Oxford, PA


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Zeiss Terra 8X42 Binoculars

Value $400  Zeiss 8x42 Tera ED Binoculars combines SCHOTT ED glass elements and a compact weather-sealed housing to create a multi-purpose optic that delivers the image quality and streamlined silhouteet for birders and sportsmen alike.  Fully multicoated glass lenses are designed to maximize light transmission and render contrast-rich images in all viewing conditions, especially at twighlight.  They also boast the ability to focus down to less than 6 feet allowing for close-up views of wildlife and birds.  Thanks to a space-saving roof prism design and lightweight composite housing, this binocular weighs just a pound and a half making it perfect for backpacking and birding.

Winner: Rich Kagarise, Glen Riddle, PA


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Alpen 725 Scope Kit

Value: $380

Alpen realizes that Hawk Mountain supporters demand top quality optics tht perform flawlessly under all weather conditions,and we agree that this waterproof model 725 kit, 15-45x60 spotting scope, tripod and carrying case will fit the bill!  

Winner: Barbara Bauer, Heath, OH


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Talons! A Bird of Prey Experience for 4 People

Value: $375

Master Falconer Lorrie Schumacher will bring a Birds of Prey experience to your location. Meet her birds up close and personal for an amazing presentation! She has created a uniquely innovative and inspiring Bird of Prey Experience with owls and hawks.

Winners: Eugenia Snyder, Sellersville, PA & Judith Sampson, Locke, NY

Check her website for more details at www.talonsbirdsofprey.com 

Woolrich Commemorative Appalachian Trail Blanket

Value: $185  Woolrich has created a series of 100% wool blankets to commemorate the major trails of North America.  This 46"x60" limited edition Appalachian Trail blanket was woven with Woolrich pride in their 180 year old mill in Woolrich, U.S.A.  Woolrich has been committed to crafting quality products for people who share our passion and commitment to the outdoors.        

Winner: Carolyn Serfass, Washington, DC


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Cabelas Raptor 6.5X32 Binoculars

Value: $100
Lightweight and compact, the Vortex Raptor binoculars feature fully multicoated lenses that increase light transmission.  Phase-correction coating enhances resolution and contrast.  Midsize, wide-angle binoculars deliver superior depth of field, a wide field of vies and 3-D color image reproduction, even in low light.  Optics are O-ring sealed to keep water, dust and debries out.

Winner: Bob Hauser, Schwenksville, PA


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Dan's Camera Coupon Value Package

Value: $52  Perfect for students, photographers and artists.  Save on gear, classes, framing and printing with coupons from Dan's Camera.  Services are available in-store or on line. Dan's Camera City is located on 15th Street in Allentown. To learn more visit www.danscamera.com.

Winner: Stephen Kern, Mechanicsburg PA



Bass Pro Gift Card for $25

Value: $25 Treat yourself to something from Bass Pro!! Use this gift card either at the store in Harrisburg or online at: www.basspro.com

Winner: Bruce McHale, New Ringgold PA

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