Rio Grande Turkey Hunts
We offer some of the finest Texas Rio Grande turkey hunting trips in the country on our private, hidden creek valley ranch; Rancho Madroño. Our Bandera County location is known for its large population of Rio Grande Turkeys. Our spring turkey hunts are either early morning calling or in blinds with decoys.
Rancho Madroño offers perfect habitat for the Rio Grande Turkey. Turkeys roost along the creek, they feed in the meadows and wooded hills, and nest in the Cottonwoods. Plan your next Texas Hill Country turkey hunt at Rancho Madroño.
Near San Antonio, Texas
Located in the Texas Hill Country just 40 miles west of San Antonio, TX, the ranch offers prime habitat. The ranch features Live Oak trees which produce acorns, a favorite food of turkey. Two private miles of Pipe Creek meander through the ranch providing a year-round water source. Meadows and forest land provide feeding areas and safe roosting areas. Managed for hunting, we incorporate a year-round supplemental feeding program as well.
Turkey Hunting Seasons
During the Spring, Bandera County falls into the South Hunting Zone. Find out more about the Texas Turkey Hunting Seasons.
FOOD AND LODGING
Food and Lodging at our high-end lodges at Rancho Madroño are part of the experience of hunting your desired game this coming season.
We provide our hunting guests with a private cook serving mouthwatering steaks and wild game dishes along with traditional southern country fare.
A big part of the hunting experience is being able to have a great meal under the Texas Hill Country stars in such a unique and tranquil setting that is Rancho Madroño while you exchange stories fireside of the day’s hunt and other tales, “Tall Texan or otherwise,” with your hunting companions.
Food and Lodging Charges are per hunter or guest
$425 per person, per night
$325 per child under 10, per night
* Hunts are a Minimum 2-Night Stay
Optional $350/night for lodging but no meals provided and you can use existing amenities to cook for yourselves if you choose.
*Lodging in one of our of High-End Lodges on the Ranch
*Meals, Beverages, Refreshments, and Snacks
*Transportation To and From the Field
*Field Dressing and Cold Storage
*Private Access to Pipe Creek for Bass Fishing
*Hiking, Mountain Biking, and Paddleboarding
*Trophy Fees For Game Taken or Wounded – See Fees Above
*Experienced Hunting Guide (provided for an additional daily fee of $250)
*Meat Processing, Skinning, Caping, Shipping, and Taxidermy
*Gratuities and Taxes
Spring Turkey Hunt Package – Additional Options
- Optional Airport Transfers from San Antonio, Texas – $100 per person
- Optional package additions to hunt other Game Animals
- Extra Nights at one of our Lodges with Family and Guests
Ranked as one of the Top Texas Turkey Hunting Destinations in 2021 by Ranch Review and Outfitter Connection!
Axis Doe Hunts
In addition to an Axis Buck or Whitetail Buck hunt, add an Axis Doe Hunt for only $850
Spend more time afield. In addition to an Axis Buck hunt, Whitetail Trophy Buck hunt, or a Spring Turkey Hunt, hunt for wild hogs on the ranch. $350 per hunt includes an experienced hunting guide as an add-on package.
Add a fast-paced upland hunt to a buck hunting package. Choose a pheasant hunt, chukar partridge hunt, or a quail hunt over expertly trained gun dogs. Prices: contact Rancho Madroño to price an upland hunting package.