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2016 Mountain Raffle

Thank you for your support!

Photo by Shawn Carey

We thank our 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 next year's Mountain Raffle, please contact:

Tammy Jandrasitz, Membership Manager
610-756-6961 ext. 215

Annie Trexler, Development Assistant
610-756-6961 ext. 214

Winners will be listed beneath each prize below and we look forward to posting names of winners after the drawing on Saturday, November 26 !!

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: Kim & Jeff Ingram

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: Arthur Frock, Midland, MI



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Zeiss Conquest 8X42 HD Binoculars

Value $400  Zeiss 8x42 Conquest HD Binoculars provide exceptional views that set new standards for tru color reproduction. Its slim design makes them especially compat while robust construction for rugged use.  The addition of LotuTec lens coatings allows water to roll straight of the lens, dirt or smudges to be easily removed and reduces the risk of scratching.  Special Features include: increased light transmission, exceptional resolution, rubbor armoring, multi-position eye cups, center focus wheel, phase correction and fully multi-coated lenses.

Winner: Wanda Sochanski, Allentown, PA


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Opticron Explorer WA 8x42 Binoculars

Value: $345 The Oasis-C series offers an unbeatable combination of quality and ergonomics.  The wide angle lenses feature a trademark compact optical system with crisp, clear images plus long eye relief for those wearing glasses.  They feature waterproof construction, retractable eyecups, close focus and rubber coating.  These optics are fitted into a magnesium alloy body that delivers excellent balance for all hand sizes making them perfect for any outdoor use.

Winner: Robert Steger, Wyomissing, PA


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Carson 10x42 Binoculars

Value: $300 New to our Raffle, but a trusted long-time optics manufacturer, these Carson 10x42 binoculars feature extremely high definition optics and ED glass for bright and super sharp images.  Perfect waterproof and fogproof glasses for birdwatching, camping, hiking, hunting, backpacking and any other outdoor adventures you participate in.  Rubberized coating with precisely placed thumb grooves ensure a steady grip.

Winner: Milton Ripple, Reading, PA


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Alpen Optics

Value: $160  Alpen realizes that Hawk Mountain supporters demand top quality optics tht perform flawlessly under all weather conditions,and we agree that these waterproof/fogproof optics will fit the bill! They offer the benefits of comfortable use, elegant design and ultimate functionality.  You will enjoy high-contrast, color-neutral observation enabling you to make out crucial details even better with a long eye relief that provides 100% field of view - even for eyeglass wearers.  Whether you are watching birds in the bushes a few meters away or zebras in the distance on the African plains, these binoculars will equip you for virtually any situation.

 Winner: Thomas Dougherty, Chambersburg, PA

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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: Joe Linkevich, Tamaqua, PA


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Cabelas Diamondback 10x42 Binoculars

Value: $180
These Diamondback optics offer superior qualith and high performance with smooth focusing and a huge field-of-view with enhanced fully multi-coated optics.  They are waterproof and fogproof with soft tapered eyecups and rugged rubber armor. Special These will be perfect for use no matter what the weather!  Phase-correction coating enhances resolution and contrast.  Midsize, roof prism 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: Connie Pospischil, Center Valley, PA

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Dicks Sporting Goods: "Proof" Trail Camera

Value: $50 What's happening when you are not looking?  Now you will know with this reliable simple-to-use trail camera with 70 feet of night range, 10 mega pixel, and audio components.  Features a 9 month battery and 36-850nM low glow LED's for the best picture possible.  Perfect for all wildlife watching!

Winner: Kenneth Lakin, Reading, PA


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Dicks Sporting Goods: Garmin Forerunner 15

Value: $100 Easy-to-use GPS Running Watch with Heart Rate.  This "Fit" unit tracks disance, pace, heart rate and calories.  It also tracks your activity between exercising and reminds you when it is time to move again.  Train indoors or out, wear it all day and stay connected and keeps track of your location so you will never be lost in the woods.

Winner: Arthur Frock, Midland, MI


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