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#6230222 - 03/20/16 11:48 AM New To Deer Hunting
Jho003 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 03/19/16
Posts: 2
First time deer hunter, new Dad also and would like to get more into hunting deer. Have hunted plenty of hogs over time and dove/quail. Anybody have any recommendations for a first time hunt package for deer? Cheap deer lease spots? Have been looking at Prone outfitters for this upcoming fall.

#6230279 - 03/20/16 12:22 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
Classic Rocks Offline
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Registered: 09/18/12
Posts: 1841
What's your location?

#6230305 - 03/20/16 12:39 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
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Registered: 08/04/10
Posts: 51828
welcome A wealth of knowledge on this forum and some of it is even useful, grin

#6230326 - 03/20/16 01:06 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
Tactical Cowboy Offline
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Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 2786
Loc: Abilene
Depending on your location, you may be able to hunt on public land. Also, look into the annual hunting permit through tpwd. It's $50 a year and you can hunt on some state parks. Lots cheaper than a lease.
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#6230403 - 03/20/16 02:38 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
TenTenWhitetails Offline

Registered: 02/17/16
Posts: 229
Loc: Vanderpool, TX
Can get you a nice hunt package. Vanderpool, tx. Pm with questions and what you are looking for.
Ten Ten Whitetails
Vanderpool, Texas

Whitetail, Turkey, Aoudad, Hog, Varmint, Predator Hunts- Lodging, Guided.

415 free range. Minutes from Lost Maples State Park.

Darting services avail. Accepting new clients.

#6230436 - 03/20/16 03:22 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
Red Cloud Online   content
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Registered: 09/04/09
Posts: 1421
Loc: Weatherford, Texas
You came to the right place. Welcome. up texas

#6230485 - 03/20/16 04:29 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
billyhunt Offline
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Registered: 09/25/11
Posts: 2196
Loc: granger,tx
Yep as said up above, what is the location that your hunting? And welcome. welcome

#6230500 - 03/20/16 04:57 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
Pitchfork Predator Offline
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Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 10512
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
welcome to the addiction.

Look in the outfitters section for cull buck and management hunts. Also meat hunts for axis does are delicious, year round and pretty reasonable on cost.

Make sure what ever you do, do not send money until you ask for and are provided multiple references from past hunters that have hunted with them.

If they give you an excuse of why they can't provide that, hang up and move to the next one on your list. up

Edited by Pitchfork Predator (03/20/16 04:57 PM)
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#6231518 - 03/21/16 01:46 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
Hannah Bunek Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 03/21/16
Posts: 2
I think that hunting depend on your location. You should bring
- 1. Choose Your Weapon
- 2. A License to Kill
- 3. Dress for Success
- 4. Eyes Like a Hawk
- 5. Know Your Distance
- 6. Speak the Language
- 7. Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark
I love hunting and Fshing

#6255562 - 04/11/16 01:22 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
Jho003 Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 03/19/16
Posts: 2
Located about 20 miles north of the Bryan/College Station area. Thank you to everybody who posted/responded. Actually have a place going to be hunting on the Brazos River. Now just debating around what time I should put corn in the feeder. Tends to be a lot of wild hogs down there though....

#6255601 - 04/11/16 02:03 PM Re: New To Deer Hunting [Re: Jho003]
rickym Offline
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Registered: 06/14/15
Posts: 3693
Loc: texas
If you can, build a pen around your feeder to keep hogs out and throw corn all year. Or start in September
Originally Posted By: Roll-Tide
Any ideas how to make it hard?


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