Category: Guided hunts

Preparing Early for Your Next Hunt Can Be a Major Benefit

Serious hunters understand that hunting season begins long before opening day. The excitement and buzz about the upcoming season will encourage hunters to get started on their preparations sooner rather than later. The most experienced hunters begin to prepare and plan early. Subsequently, the most prepared hunters are the ones with the most success. Below,… Read more »

The Proper Tree Stand is Up to the Preference of the Hunter

Every hunter has their own preferences when it comes to hunting. From which time of day to hunt is best to which firearms are the best to use, but we’re talking about tree stands here. Every hunter may even give you a completely different answer when it comes to which tree stand is the best… Read more »

How Masking Your Odor Will Help Your Hunting Game

Deer have an incredible sense of smell. As a hunter, your odor is overwhelming, and they do not like it. Deer can detect the average human odor from as far away as 80 yards, and that’s if they aren’t downwind. So, masking your human odor is imperative to a successful hunt. There are a few… Read more »

WHY CHOOSE TO HUNT WITH A GUIDE ON YOUR NEXT HUNT?

hunting with a guide in Texas

Hunting guides are skilled huntsmen who are extremely knowledgeable in the areas of hunting and tracking, as well as the region in which they are leading excursions. But sometimes, hunters can be brash in not wanting to hunt with a guide, feeling confident hunting in unfamiliar land. Sometimes, those hunters will soon find out this… Read more »

Benefits of Family Hunting Trips

Father and son hunting whitetail deer in Texas

Hunting is not for everyone, but for some, it can be a wonderful learning and bonding experience with friends and family. With Schmidt Double T Ranches, you’ll get the bonding experience that your family needs. We have the land and guided hunts to help you learn and develop hunting skills that you’ll use for the… Read more »

The Benefits of Venison Meat

Venison meat cut up

Eating healthy and proper has become much more impactful in our country in the last several years. When it comes to hunting for yourself, it comes with greater benefits than heading to the grocery store for your meat. Whitetail Deer offer high quality meat for a healthy diet. Here is why it’s beneficial for you… Read more »

Plan Your Whitetail Deer Hunt for the Fall

Whitetail Deer in forest

We know it’s been tough for all of us around the country dealing with social distancing and the lockdown during the Coronavirus Pandemic. We’re doing our part to keep everyone safe and healthy at this time staying away from people and washing your hands. Social distancing can be difficult to manage, and if you’re having… Read more »

Venison Stew for the Winter Months

Venison Stew from whitetail hunt

Although Texas doesn’t have a very cold winter compared to other states up in the North, there’s still a bit of chill in the air. We know the winter is the soup and stew season, so we want to give you a little Venison Stew recipe to have during these chillier months. Venison meat can… Read more »

What to Do with Your Venison Meat After a Hunt

Venison meat from seasonal hunt

After a successful hunt, the question is always “what am I going to do with the venison meat?” There are plenty of options you can choose from when it comes to the use of the venison meat from your kill. Here are some great ideas for using the meat from your kill! Venison Steaks Venison… Read more »

What Good Hunters Do…

Hunting has been all over the news lately and not for the right reasons. The saga of Cecil the lion and Walter Palmer the dentist is ongoing, but what it means for hunting and conservation efforts worldwide will be everlasting. First off, we would like to say that there is so much good to hunting…. Read more »