Alaskan Bowhunters Association Terms and Conditions 2020:

Auction Rules & Regulations

Alaskan Bowhunters Association is a Section 501(c)(4), non-profit membership organization. Our mission is to foster and perpetuate fair chase hunting with the bow and arrow. Auction revenue funds a great portion of ABA’s budget. The proceeds go to various programs intended to increase opportunities for archery and bowhunting within the state of Alaska.


You or your representative (designated individual must have written, notarized authorization by you stating maximum bidding price for each of the items of interest) must be registered and present during the auction to be eligible to bid. A person who bids on behalf of another person or group will be ultimately held responsible for payment in its entirety. A person registered and bidding through the official online auction site will be considered to be registered and present for the auction.

All items auctioned are sold “as is.” ABA assumes no responsibility for the validity of the descriptions, authenticity, or condition of any item donated for auction. ABA makes no warranty or guarantee, express or implied regarding any property or service sold at auction including, but not limited to, any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or merchantability. Values listed are as stated by donors and are not warranted by ABA for tax or any other purpose.

By making a purchase, the purchaser waives any claim for liability against ABA or the donor of any property or service, and neither ABA nor the donor is responsible for any personal injuries or damages to property that may result from the utilization of any property or services sold. If any action or claim is made against ABA by an individual, entity, or state, local, federal, foreign or political body for any matter whatsoever arising from the use of the auctioned items, or any actions or parties conducting business with respect to the auctioned items, the donor and/or purchaser will pay ABA’s attorneys’ fees and costs and will hold ABA harmless from any judgment thereon.

By making a purchase, the purchaser agrees that:
The auction and purchases made at the auction shall be governed in all respects, whether as to validity, construction, capacity, performance, or otherwise, by the laws of the State of Alaska.

ALL SALES ARE FINAL. ALL TANGIBLE GOODS PURCHASED AT THE AUCTION ARE SUBJECT TO THE CURRENT STATE AND LOCAL SALES TAX RATES. THERE WILL BE NO EXCHANGES OR REFUNDS on items or services. Unless otherwise indicated, all auction items, services and hunts must be used within one year of the date of the purchase at auction. Dates and times for applicable items are to be arranged at the mutual convenience of the donor and winning bidder/purchaser.

IT IS THE PURCHASER’S RESPONSIBILITY TO CONTACT THE DONOR REGARDING PURCHASED ITEMS, SERVICES OR HUNTS and to make all arrangements for hunt dates and the application for necessary of paperwork for licenses and permits.