Tag "deer hunting"

Old Cotulla Road Buck

A lady hunter returns to hunting, takes big trophy buck By Will Baird A map drawn from a survey commissioned in the first years of the 1900s hangs on a wall in the ranch headquarters. The framed work is large,

Memories Of Mexico

TTHA’s founder reminisces By Jerry Johnston I was wondering what to share from my memories of our past hunting heritage when I got a call from Horace Gore, our editor. Horace urged, “Why don’t you write about those early days when

Deer Rifles and Ammo

Bullet placement always the key By Horace Gore As a deer hunter for the last 60 years, and having taken whitetails and mule deer with rifles ranging from .222 Remington to .300 Weatherby, I would like to give my views

Here’s your whitetail season preview By Will Leschper Alan Cain, the whitetail program leader for the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, said this fall and winter will be on par with previous seasons in most whitetail hot beds across the

By Omar Berlanga Whether it was for birds, whitetail deer, a few exotics, or with little green plastic army men, I’ve been hunting for as long as I can remember. My first memories are from sitting on the back porch

J.J.’s Buck

Youth hunter bags Smith County whopper By Matt Williams Mistakes happen out there, but some take way longer to overcome than others. Just ask John Idrogo. Early in the 2014 season, the 48-year-old hunter from Tyler made a serious error

By Macey Leichliter When my dad told me that Texas Trophy Hunters had called him, I had no idea what they told him. He told me they held a drawing for all the kids who had entered into the big

By Jason Shipman with Jackson Craft For the past couple of years, Jackson Craft from Baytown, Texas, has had a streak of good fortune. He killed his best buck to date in 2016, won a hunt at the Hunters Extravaganza,

By Todd Malone On a Sunday afternoon, Nov. 19, 2017, we left Austin, Texas, around noon and made a couple of stops in Lockhart before heading to the family ranch near Luling. We were headed there for a one-day father-and-son

Couple celebrates wedding anniversary with a deer hunt By Bryan Hope For our first wedding anniversary, my wife, Cassandra, and I decided to spend it in a way special to both of us: in a deer stand. We couldn’t think