Silent Auction, Raffles & T-Shirts

The Silent Auction is a great place to pick up Rafting and Kayaking Gear —come check it out! May 15th & 16th, 2021. Bidding will open Saturday at 10:00 am and close Sunday at Noon. Bidding for the auction is at the event only and you should be present at the close of the festival to pick up and pay for the item(s) that you win the bidding war on.  If you are not able to be present to collect your item, please communicate that with us prior to the close of bidding and we can discuss options for you to collect your gear after the festival.

$1 Raffle – In addition to the silent auction, there will be a huge raffle Saturday night and live music from Balance Trick during the Next Adventure sponsored taco dinner at Carter Bridge.  The music, taco dinner and beer garden 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 around 5:30 p.m. 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 details!

$20 T-Shirts & Women’s Tanks and $25 Long Sleeve t-Shirts- 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: $1355



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, a welded seat bracket and back half webbed floor.  Look for it on display at the DRL River Gypsies booth.


Retail Value: $1100    Starting Bid: $550



 Sotar River Tube

Retail: $450    Starting Bid: $225



HALA – Atcha 86 SUP 8’6” x 34” x 6” This innovative design is exceptionally agile and persistent in whitewater. The patent-pending Stompbox™ fin system retracts inside the board upon contact with unanticipated rocks allowing for running the shallowest of rivers year-round

Retail: $1299    Starting Bid: $650


Cascade River Gear

Cascade River Gear Siesta Pad – Take a Siesta on our 3” slightly firm, yet soft inner memory foam wrapped in a thick 22 oz waterproof exterior vinyl.

Retail: $219    Starting Bid: $110

 aire_logo.gif AIRE Landing Pad – After a thrilling day of boating, crash out on our Landing Pads. Our sleeping pads are designed to provide extra comfort and good night’s sleep on a river trip. Doubles as a cooler and dry box seat pad on Rafts and Catarafts.

Retail: $179    Starting Bid: $90

AIRE Ultra Landing Pad – a plush, 4” thick sleeping pad. Get a great night of sleep on camping and river trips with 4” of foam between you and the ground.

Retail: $199    Starting Bid: $100

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: $280     Starting Bid: $140    (two available)


NRS Ion PFD  type III, low profile PFD delivering 16.5 lbs of flotation


Retail: $100    Starting Bid: $50

Jack’s Plastic Welding-Paco Pad 2″ X 28″ X 78″ Firm Foam Waterproof and Self Inflating


Retail: $288    Starting Bid: $144

imgres Cataract Oars $600 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: $600    Starting Bid: $300

Immersion Research

Simplicity is bliss. The Arch Rival is a practical dry top designed to meet the needs of all types of paddlers. Our Arch Rival dry top is constructed using 3-layer nylon taslan fabric which provides a great balance of performance, durability and value. An ergonomic cut gives you room to move without being restricted or lost in excess fabric.

Retail: $345    Starting Bid: $172

 MADCATR Logo  Madcatr bungy fliplines

bungy lines

Retail: $80    Starting Bid: $40

New item coming soon


Retail: $0   Starting Bid: $0

   Salamander Paddle Gear 70′ – 5/16″ polypropylene kernmantle line.  1,000 lb. break strength

Retail: $36    Starting Bid: $18

Immersion Research X jacket dry top, size small

Retail: $400   Starting Bid: $200

   Stohlquist Free Ryde dry top, kids

Retail: $200    Starting Bid: $100

Salamander Paddle Gear Pair of 9′ yellow straps

Retail: $12   Starting Bid: $6

Central Idaho River Shuttles Central Idaho River Shuttles – Shuttles for whitewater rafting adventurers seeking quality auto transport services from point A to point B on the Lower Salmon River, Main Salmon River, Selway River, Middle Fork Salmon River and Hells Canyon.

 Retail: $200   Starting Bid: $100 – Gift certificate for one bungee jump

Retail: $100    Starting Bid: $50       (two available)

ZiplineX Zipline X – Gift certificate for two guests zip line course

 Retail: $200   Starting Bid: $100

Cascade River Gear Cascade Roll Top Duffle – 100 liters


Retail: $119    Starting Bid: $60

Immersion Research – Long Sleeve Rival Semi Dry Top. A long sleeve paddle jacket built like a dry top with a neoprene neck band and latex wrists covered with neoprene wrist cuffs. Lightweight hydrophobic 2.5-layer hydrophobic polyester face fabric stays lighter, dries faster, breathes better, and prevents condensation. The articulated cut gives you room to move without being restricted or lost in excess fabric.

Retail: $275    Starting Bid: $137

   Jack’s Plastic Welding water bucket

Retail: $35    Starting Bid: $18

 TRib Outdoor Tech  aircap LF pressure gauge for C7/D7 valves and aircap HR pressure gauge for Halkey-Roberts, Summit 2 and other valves.

Retail: $35     Starting Bid: $18

 Goodwater Goodwater Boat Works Various gift certificates available for neck gasket replacement, wrist gasket replacement and replacement of booties.  **Check out the Goodwater Boat Works repair clinic at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Retail: $80-90    Starting Bid: $40

Cronin Inflatables Cronin Inflatables trucker hats

Retail: $25-30    Starting Bid: $13-15

Next Adventure – Stohlquist Canyon PFD, Universal size and youth large/adult extra small

Retail: $115-120   Starting Bid: $58-60




Whitewater Designs -Fabric Water Bucket

#CO06 - Fabric Water Bucket | Cascade Series of Camping Accessories

Retail: $46    Starting Bid: $23

  Andy & Bax Fireside pop-up fire pit

Retail: $100   Starting Bid: $50

NRS – 110 L Bill’s Bag dry bag

Retail: $150   Starting Bid: $75

  Jack’s Plastic Welding Outfitter stow dry bag, grey

Retail: $45    Starting Bid: $23

 Rack Attack Logo Rack Attack Yakima Jaylow

Yakima JayLow

Retail: $189    Starting Bid: $95

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


Retail: $70    Starting Bid: $35

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


Retail: $40    Starting Bid: $20

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: $40-60   Starting Bid: $20-30

MTI Life Jackets – Low profile pullover offers superb fit for the athletic paddler or sailor.  Includes back loops and attachment point inside pocket tunnel to hold a leash release belt in the perfect position for standup river running (SUP Leash Belt sold separately.)  Supple 300D polyester shell and Z-STRAP side webbing cinch down for snug fit.  Lash tab on chest and Daisy Chain Attachment System on back.  Large mesh cargo pocket with key clip and tethered whistle.  Tunnel pocket for warming-up hands and accessible gear storage.  Reflective trim front and back.  Design Buoyancy 15lb 8oz.  USCG Type III


Retail: $100    Starting Bid: $50

  Gilman Grips high performance oar handles.  Available for sale at Koffler Boats and Sawyer Oars.

Retail: $100    Starting Bid: $50

  Immersion Reasearch – A hard wearing board short built specifically for paddling. Tough as nails nylon fabric holds up to the use and abuse of day in and day out life as a river guide. A carabiner grommet on the bottom of the right leg lets you clip your shorts to the rest of your gear for travel and makes a hanging them to dry quick and easy. Gusseted crotch provides ample room while seated. Side zip pocket with an integrated clip-able bungee keeps items secure and out of the way. Cozy 1mm 3/4 length liner adds warmth for another layer of protection from the elements. High 3mm neoprene back prevents chafing.

Retail: $129    Starting Bid: $65

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


Retail: $60    Starting Bid: $30

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: $40-60    Starting Bid: $20-30

Hiko– SHADE is a super durable combination of a rash guard and base layer. The fabric’s cooling effect and SPF 50+ protect your skin during tropical days. When dry, SHADE’s inner plush creates thin air layer between the fabric and your skin; because the fabric is also breathable the system keeps your skin at optimum temperature. SHADE has a fitted pattern for more comfort in motion. Flat stitch construction prevents skin irritation and adds to comfort as well.






Retail: $45    Starting Bid: $22

 whitewater-designs.jpg  Whitewater Designs – Type III Life Jacket Tote – 28″ x 16″ x 20″ (8-10 jackets)

#481 - Type III Life Jacket Tote | Gear Totes

Retail: $40    Starting Bid: $20

whitewater-designs.jpg Whitewater Designs Universal Handle and Stirrup Handle

universal_handle.jpg    stirrup_handle.jpg

Retail: $8-13    Starting Bid: $4-7

HALA – 40 ounce and 22 ounce insulated water bottles

Retail: $29-35    Starting Bid: $15-18

Salamander Paddle Gear- SUP quick release belt and coiled leash

Retail: $43    Starting Bid: $22

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: $50    Starting Bid: $25

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: $50    Starting Bid: $25

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


Retail: $48  Starting Bid: $24

Cascade River Gear roll top drybag

Retail: $30  Starting Bid: $15