Category: Texas Hunting

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 »

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 »

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 »

Tents Are Out. Lodges Are In.

When you think hunting, you probably think camping in the great outdoors. But lodges are the way to go if you want to enjoy all the comforts of home and don’t want to have to lug as much gear. Lodges require hunters to bring less luggage with them. Staying in a furnished room eliminates the… Read more »

Experience the Beauty of Texas Hill Country

Whatever piques your interest, be it hiking, fishing, boating or hunting, Texas Hills Country is the place to experience the great outdoors. When you visit Hill Country you will enjoy the great outdoors for all it has to offer, the way it was intended. Fishing Because of the mostly spring-fed waters from Balcones Fault, the… Read more »

Texas Trip Worth the Trek

Why make the trip all the way to Texas to hunt? The better question is – Why Not? Texas has so much to offer new and veteran hunters. This state has the largest population of whitetail deer in the nation. This makes hunting easier and way more rewarding than hunting in any other state. Not… Read more »