Your best bet is in the outfitter section.
There are numerous opportunities on large well managed ranches for does for a few hundred bucks in your area. And you will actually see deer and come home with venison.
Sandhill crane require decoys and farm fields for consistent opportunities. Hunting public for them is a waste of time and an excercise in frustration.
Auodad you will have to draw for on the few public properties that have them.
In Texas, you have to pay to play.