MOUNTAIN LION PERMIT TO BE AUCTIONED AT NEBRASKA BIG GAME SOCIETY MEETING

Posted 10 months ago

By Corey Sorenson

Photo courtesy of Nebraska Game and Parks

Photo courtesy of Nebraska Game and Parks

LINCOLN, Neb. – Interested parties will have an opportunity to bid on a 2014 Nebraska Pine Ridge Unit mountain lion auction permit Wednesday, October 16 at the Nebraska Big Game Society Fall Meeting and Auction.

The event will be held at Mahoney State Park Lodge beginning at 6 p.m. Featured speaker, Sam Wilson, will present “Mountain Lions in Nebraska” at 7 p.m. The auction will begin at 7:30 p.m.

The auction will include one 2014 Nebraska Pine Ridge Unit mountain lion permit. Along with the permit, the Nebraska Big Game Society is offering to provide up to five days hunting, including guide with dogs, territory to hunt and up to four nights lodging for the winning bidder. Proceeds from the auction permit will be donated back to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for conservation and mountain lion management and studies.

Phone bids will be accepted during the auction. Those interested in making bids by phone must preregister for this service by emailing nbgs11@gmail.com for a bidder number and to obtain the auction event phone number.

Banquet tickets are $40 each or $320 for a table of 8. Tickets are available by emailing nbgs11@gmail.com or calling (402) 430-9191.

A valid park permit is required for park entry.