Richard & Travis Carroll Memorial Swap Meet & Auction

Sat, Mar 25th

Dudley's Auction - 4000 S. Florida Ave, Inverness, FL 34450
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Preview: 8:00 AM
Auction: 2:30 PM

Richard & Travis Carroll Memorial Swap Meet & Auction. Featuring over 45 professional mounts from the private their collection of   white tail & mule deer & elk mounts.  Plus assorted mammal, bird mounts will be sold at the auction.

We are proud to bring to our facility a full day of outdoor equipment and supplies to be sold, traded, bartered, and/or auctioned to the highest bidder.  Special Guest Richard Hart and Mike Blanton will be on site. Portion of the proceeds for this daylong event will benefit Citrus County 4H outdoor projects.  This event is in conjunction with the Richard & Travis Carroll and other estates. 

Starting at 8 AM there will be a swap meet with vendor space available for $10 donation to the 4H Shooting Club. This is a perfect time to clear out the shed and bring in your surplus outdoor equipment. We encourage you to bring anything utilized in enjoying the great outdoors.

The list of items offered could include(but is far from limited to): Custom  made canoes, Knives, estate firearms, tree stands, cameo gear, camping supplies, four wheeling , bicycling, backpacking, canoeing and kayaking goods, boats, boat accessories, fishing poles, lures, tackle, nets, firearms, shotguns, rifles, ammo of all calibers, black powder guns and accessories, archery equipment, bows, arrows, targets, decoys, scuba, tanks, wetsuits, all types dive gear, fish and other game mounts, or just about anything else used in the great outdoors.  Not sure what will end up as people unpack and set up.

There will be local BBQ offered for sale as well as other goodies to fill the belly and help make this a fun filled day! At 2:30 PM an AUCTION Preview 12  of consigned goods to include taxidermy mounts, deer antlers, firearms, and more will commence. We will also offer to sell contents of any remaining swap meet vendors’ booths either partially, or in their entirety. Professional Trap & Skeet Guns Winchester, Remington,  Ithaca

THERE IS STILL TIME !!!  If you would like to be part of this event either by taking on a vendor space, or consigning goods for the auction, please give Robert or Robin a call to discuss further details. 352-637-9588

Special Guest will be to swap hunting and fish tales, share advice and sell.  Both of these fellas have been enjoying the outdoors their whole lives and will be available to share.

Mike Blaton, Citrus County’s own, who has been the Hunting Pro Staffer for Bass Pro Shop in Orlando for the last 16years  He is a Lifelong Hunter, has  worked for Wild Turkey Federation, hunted all over the US.. and does seminars on  Elk, Alligator turkey deer, Antelope, all small game species.  We are happy to share the company of this man who has spoken all over the US.

Richard Hart, World record fisherman, Internationally known author and fly fishing professional.  Check out some of the web sites when you place his name and fly fishing.

  • World Record Arapaima Caught on the Fly [PICS] - Wide Open Spaces www.wideopenspaces.com/world-record-arapaima-caught-fly-pics...  Apr 9, 2015 ... The world record arapaima was recently landed by an angler fishing ... The kicker is that the angler, Richard Hart, landed the beast on fly tackle!
  • International Fishing News: GUYANA: caught world record 416 lb... internationalfishingnews.blogspot.com/2015/03/guyana-caught-...  Mar 27, 2015 ... During a recent fishing trip in Guyana, South America, top fly fishing angler Richard Hart has caught a giant 416 pound - 188.4 kilos arapaiama ...
  • The Big Bad Wolf Fish | Outdoor Life www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/gone-fishin/2014/05/big-bad-wolf-f...  May 5, 2014 ... According to an Outdoor Hub report, angler Richard Hart caught a 26-pound, 1- ounce trahira (aka wolf fish) on ... I was as impressed with my Ecuadorian friend's machete skills, as I am with Hart's fly-rod proficiency.
  • Fly fisherman scores a giant record - Florida Today www.floridatoday.com/story/sports/outdoors/bill-sargent/2015... Aug 8, 2015 ... ... length taken on fly gear in the jungles of Guyana by angler Richard Hart. ... “I saw the fish come up for air, which is the way you fish them, and
  • Search This Site - Fly Fishing and Fly Tying flyfishing-and-flytying.co.uk/news/view/worlds_largest_fly_c...  An Englishman has landed one of the largest, scaled freshwater fish recorded, and what's more, he was using a fly rod. Richard Hart, who is based in Florida
  • Fly Fishing Expereinece | Hick Hart Fly Fishing www.nickhartflyfishing.com/a-unique-experience/ Fly Fishing has evolved into an ultra lightweight, mobile sport with a definite sense of adventure. Nick Hart Fly Fishing can help you discover this escape from our high pressure lifestyles. ... Richard Webber (Devon) - Guided Sea Trout. Richard
  • Potential World-Record Catches From the IGFA, March 2017 Field...www.fieldandstream.com/potential-world-record-catches-from-i... Mar 15, 2017 ... A fly lured this grayling out of the water for Richard Hart in January. The 18.5-inch catch ... The fish stands to break the all-tackle length record
  • Historic Recored Set on Billy Pate Tarpon Reel « This is Fly... www.thisisflydaily.com/archives/4909  Aug 10, 2015 ... Deep in the jungles of Guyana – angler Richard Hart made angling ... than 850 Fly Fishing World Records – more than any other fly fishing reel
  • Heaviest freshwater fish caught on fly | Guinness World Records  www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/393334-heaviest-f...  Feb 4, 2015 ... The heaviest freshwater fish caught on fly weighs 188.46 kg (415.48 lb) and was achieved by Richard Hart (UK) in Rewa River, Guyana, on
  • Richard Hart: An Autobiography richardhart.com/richard_hart_bio.htm  Richard Hart - Age 4 When it came to growing up in a great spot, at a terrific time - I think I was standing at the head of the line! I was born Richard Allen Hart, .