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Bow Hunting in Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

Maybe hunting with a firearm isn’t your cup of tea. Or, perhaps, you want to pick up a new hunting method you’ve never tried before. In any case, bowhunting may be just the thing for you. Not only is it great recreation, but it’s also an excellent way to build coordination, stealth skills and precision […]

Gourmet Cuisine and Wild Game - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

As a responsible hunter, you probably know there’s much more to wild game than just a trophy. Harvest an animal, and you are harvesting a valuable source of meats, skins and other usable but it’s the meat that we are here to talk about today. In this blog, we’ll discuss five types of wild game […]

Markhor Hunting - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

In our previous blog, we discussed how you have the unique opportunity to harvest a trophy Aoudad right in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. However, this striking member of the wild sheep and goat family is just one of several related species that call Stone Creek Ranch home. Each is unique, from its pelt to its horns, […]

Blesbok Hunting Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

If you’ve ever heard the old ballad, Home on the Range, you probably know the opening lines:     “Home, home on the range. Where the deer and the antelope play….” In our previous blog, we discussed the identifying characteristics of the various types of deer you’ll find at Stone Creek Ranch. So, now that we’ve […]

Elk Hunting in Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

One meat you often don’t see in abundance in your average grocery store is deer and elk meat, better known as venison. However, as a hunter, you probably know that the great outdoors teems with these four-legged, antlered creatures, and you’ve probably even harvested a few of them as trophies in your time. Hopefully, you’ve […]

Trophy Whitetail Deer Hunting in Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

The whitetail deer rut—the annual mating season—is rapidly approaching, and it’s one of the best times to nab the trophy stag you’ve wanted to add to your collection. During the rut, whitetail bucks are much more likely to be active during the daylight hours, offering hunters prime opportunities to take the perfect shot. The rut […]

Hunting in Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

There are few feelings as amazing as the excitement you have after hunting your first Texas Whitetail deer, particularly if it is a large buck. After all, a lot of preparation, waiting, practice and patience goes into taking a shot. In fact, many hunters are so focused on actually harvesting a deer that they forget […]

Hunting in Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

This delicious trail-inspired recipe will warm you up in the morning before you head out on the hunt. And it’s great for a delicious everyday meal at home, too. Ingredients: 10 eggs, beaten 1 lb. venison breakfast sausage (you can also use wild boar, elk or any other wild game breakfast sausage) 1 24 oz. […]

Hunting in Texas - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

In the arcade game at your favorite bar, taking down deer with a rifle is probably pretty easy. There are crowds of them in front of you, you aim, and it takes very little to hit one (or multiple) of them. You can even get a top score within a few seconds! Here in the […]

Venison Meals - Stone Creek Ranch: Premier Texas Hunting Ranch & Outfitter in Gatesville, TX

This chorizo and potato hash recipe is super easy to make and will satisfy the heartiest of appetites, at breakfast, lunch or dinner. Ingredients: Feeds roughly 4-6 People – 1 pound Venison Breakfast Sausage – 1 pound Chorizo – 3 cups cube butternut squash (about half inch cubes) – ½ cup minced yellow onion – […]