Category: Turkey Hunts

Turkey Sounds & Perfecting Your Calling for the Turkey Hunt

Any hunter would agree that you need to know a bit about the game your hunting, before you actually go out on the hunt—especially when it’s a Texas turkey hunt. At Schmidt Double T Ranches, we have plenty of experience with the wild Rio Grande turkeys and it’s no secret that these birds are an… Read more »

Turkey Hunting Gear & What to Wear on the Hunt

The turkey hunting season is upon us! We’re getting ready for the hunt, are you? If so, awesome! We’ll see you at our ranch for the best turkey hunting in Texas. If not, it’s time to get your hunting gear in order and your camouflaged attire picked out; there are gobblers waiting to be tagged!… Read more »

Turkey Hunting Tips, Tricks, & Techniques

Hunter looking at a sunset

It’s been said the Texas Spring Turkey Hunt is one of the most exhilarating hunts of the year! Why? Well, the gobblers and bearded hens are some of the most elusive animals to hunt, which makes the experience all the more fun. But beyond their elusive nature, you must remember that these birds are smaller… Read more »

Tips for Hunting Turkey

There are few things more enjoyable than going on a hunting trip, especially when you’re aiming to bring home turkeys. Hunting for turkey can be an incredibly fun, yet sometimes frustrating experience. A few easy mistakes can prevent you from even getting close to a turkey, but with the right preparation you should have no… Read more »

Tons of Jakes this year means for a huge 2014

The Texas drought in 2011 affected how things played out for this year as Jakes dominated the 3,000 acre landscape. Hunters were successful though, playing to the big gobblers and able to take down some nice prizes throughout the 14 hunts Schmidt Double T Ranches hosted this year. The key was trying to avoid the… Read more »

The Texas Turkey Spring Hunt

It’s been said the Texas Spring Turkey Hunt is one of the most exhilarating hunts of the year. The gobblers and bearded hens are some of the most elusive animals on the planet, which is what makes the hunt so fun. But beyond being elusive, remember these birds are smaller than typical big game hunting… Read more »