Silent Auction, Raffles & T-Shirts

2017drysuitThe Silent Auction is a great place to pick up Rafting and Kayaking Gear —come check it out! May 20th & 21st, 2017. Bidding will open Saturday at 10:00 am and close Sunday at 2:00 pm. Bidding for the auction is at the event only, but you do not need to be present at the close of the festival to walk away with a great deal on the item that you want.  We’ll contact you after the festival and arrange a way for you to collect your gear (additional shipping charges will apply if you live out of the Portland-Metro area).

$1 Raffle – In addition to the silent auction, there will be a huge raffle Saturday night and live music from a northwest bluegrass band during the Next Adventure BBQ at Carter Bridge.  The music, BBQ and awards ceremony will start around 4:30 p.m., but $1 raffle tickets will be on sale at the silent auction booth all day.  You must be present during the awards ceremony to win!

$5 Raffle – Win an OS Systems custom drysuit. Drawing will be at 2:30 pm Sunday after the awards ceremony. Raffle tickets will be on sale Saturday and Sunday for $5 each.  See OS Systems Raffle Details for more information.  You do not need to be present to win.

Enter to win an OS Systems Drysuit! Click here for more information.

$10 T-Shirts & Hats – Pick up your Upper Clackamas Whitewater Festival gear at the silent auction booth.

Payments can be made with cash or personal checks only.  Sorry, we are not able to accept credit or debit cards at this time.

The items below are representative of the great gear we get every year from our sponsors and vendors. More great items are being donated everyday! Be sure to check them out at the event.


OSbluename1.gif O.S. Systems has once again donated a Spirit drysuit. Purchase your $5 raffle tickets at the silent auction booth and maybe you’ll be lucky winner this year.

Retail Value: $1215



DRL River Gypsies has once again generously donated a quality powder coated steel cat boat frame to this year’s festival.  This frame has a high clearance open tunnel floor, HD pivoting oar towers and a welded seat bracket.  Look for it on display at the DRL River Gypsies booth.


Retail Value: $1100    Starting Bid: $550



 Sotar River Tube

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Retail: $500    Starting Bid: $250

 aire_logo.gif AIRE – small river pack

River Packs

Retail: $56    Starting Bid: $28

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg NRS XL River Bed Sleeping Pad lets you sleep like a rock even if you’re sleeping on a rock.  Designed for multi-day raft trips, this waterproof camp bed is perfect for camping by boat or by car.  77″L x 28″W x 3″D.  13.3 lbs.


Retail: $220    Starting Bid: $110

maravia_logo.gif Maravia Silverback Pad – Thick, self-inflating sleeping pads are made of waterproof PVC material and a soft inner foam. Open the heavy duty boat valve and the core of foam expands as it takes in air to become a comfortable pad. Pad is 4″ thick x 26″ wide x 76″ long.


Retail: $260     Starting Bid: $130

GoodWaterlogo.jpg Goodwater Boat Works is offering a $100 gift certificate for boat repair work.

Check out their field repair clinic on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.

Retail: $100    Starting Bid: $50

imgres Cataract Oars $500 gift certificate

Cataract Oars is the whitewater and drift boating oars brand of Advanced Composites, Inc., a maker of high-performance carbon and fiberglass products, predominantly for aerospace, defense and biomedical applications. But we do make a lot of oars, too. We think we’re pretty good at it, and our customers agree with us. Which is what counts.

Retail: $500    Starting Bid: $250


 aire_logo.gif  AIRE – medium and large river sacks (various colors)

River Sacks

Retail: $35-45    Starting Bid: $18-23

  Jack’s Plastic Welding


Super Paco Pad-pink and Paco Grande Pad-lime green

Retail: $238-288    Starting Bid: $119-144

community.png  Next Adventure – Wilderness technology merino wool wicking layer top and bottomMerino Wool Base Layer Pant - Men's
Retail: $50 ea    Starting Bid: $25 ea
Cascade River Gear Cascade Roll Top Duffel – 100 liters


Retail: $75    Starting Bid: $38

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Large cooler compartment 24″ x 10″


Retail: $36    Starting Bid: $18

WS_oval_Black.jpg Watershed Ocoee Duffel 9″H x 16″L x 8″W


Retail: $105    Starting Bid: $53

andyandbaxlogo4.gif Andy & Bax has provided an Ortlieb 35 litre drybag



Retail: $50    Starting Bid: $25

MADCATR Logo Madcatr bungy fliplines

bungy lines

Retail: $80    Starting Bid: $40

rerack_2.jpg  ReRack -Malone J-Pro MPG116MD J-style carrier.


Retail: $110    Starting Bid: $55

community.png Next Adventure – Force throw rope

Retail: $70    Starting Bid: $35

 aire_logo.gif AIRE – 10L vision bag (several available)

5L Vision Bag

Retail: $18    Starting Bid: $9

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg WRSI Current Pro Helmet

WRSI Current Pro Helmet (alternate image)

Retail: $98    $Starting Bid: $49

whitewater-designs.jpg Fabric Water Bucket – red


 Retail: $46    Starting Bid: $23

Jack’s Plastic’s Medium Round Bottom Outfitter Bag – dark blue


Retail: $140    Starting Bid: $70

WS_oval_Black.jpg Watershed Tramp Series Duffel XL 17″H x 39″L x 17″W

Tramp Mesh Duffel, XL

Retail: $87    Starting Bid: $44

community.png Next Adventure – Dragon River dry bag 50L

Retail: $18    Starting Bid: $9

andyandbaxlogo4.gif Andy & Bax – Stohlquist Escape PFD


Retail: $60    Starting Bid: $30

sotar.jpg Sotar Small, Medium and Large Gear Bags comes equipped with ergonomically curved shoulder straps and padded handles for easy portage.  


Retail: $63-93    Starting Bid:$32-47

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg NRS Bigwater Guide PFD


Retail: $125    Starting Bid: $63

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Life Jacket Tote 28″ x 16″ x 20″


Retail: $34    Starting Bid: $17

community.png Next Adventure – Dragon River dry bags 15L and 35L

Retail: $28-30    Starting Bid: $14-15

sotar.jpg Sotar Cargo Bag with roll down clip closure & top lid with buckle closure on 3 sides.


Retail: $110    Starting Bid: $55

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg NRS 75′ Standard Rescue Bag with 3/8″ polypropylene rope.


Retail: $60    Starting Bid: $30

Jack’s Plastics small roll down duffel-dark purple

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Retail: $194    Starting Bid: $97

sotar.jpg Sotar tent bag.


Retail: $42    Starting Bid: $21

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Gear Tote 28″ x 14″


Retail: $30    Starting Bid: $15

 community.png Next Adventure – Marmot Women’s Flannel Top Size Small


Retail: $30 ea      Starting Bid: $15 ea


whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs – rucksack 36″ x 24″ and strap bag 18″ x 12.5″

WD_rucksack.jpg    Cascade Strap Bag | 1 Inch Polypro Strap & Buckle

Retail: $24-28   Starting Bid: $12-14

 whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Air-Flow Dish Dryer


Retail: $25    Starting Bid: $13

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs – small and large utensil organizers

This fabric organizer hangs from food preparation camp table or nearby trees and provide a place to store and drip-dry camping dishes, utensils, and silverware.


Retail: $20-30    Starting Bid: $10-15

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg WRSI – S-turn elbow pads

WRSI S-Turn Elbow Pads

Retail: $60    Starting Bid: $30

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg NRS – Ninja PFD


Retail: $130  Starting Bid: $65

NRS-Logo-Smaller.jpg NRS – pilot knife and co-pilot knife

NRS Pilot Knife - Closeout

Retail: $45    Starting Bid: $23

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Universal Handle – one pair

universal_handle.jpg    stirrup_handle.jpg

Retail: $4-10    Starting Bid: $2-5

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Reverse Taper Throw Bag.  These bags are 400 denier nylon with a drawstring top and a ethafoam disk in the bottom for flotation. All of the seams are over-locked. The 3/8″ (1900 lbs.) braided buoyant polypro rope is yellow with orange tracer for high visibility in the water.  Size: 50′ – 7/16″ poly



Retail: $35    Starting Bid: $18

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Kayak Bag 50′ x 5/16″


Retail: $22    Starting Bid: $11

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Medium Bag 50′ x 7/16′


Retail: $28    Starting Bid: $14

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Dish Shelf 16″ to 18 ” or 24″


Retail: $20-24  Starting Bid: $10-12