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Bandera County exotic photos #7556462 07/15/19 12:11 PM
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A few weeks ago, my wife and I visited a private ranch in Bandera County owned by a very close and dear friend of mine. I've known the owner for most of my life, and in fact, he gave me my very first deer rifle at age 4. I'm 31 now and haven't been to the ranch in over 10 years, so it was great to introduce this very special place to my wife. The ranch is 4,000 acres of high fenced property on the Medina River. Of all the ranches I've been on, it is still absolutely one of the most gorgeous places I've ever been.....and will always hold a special place in my heart.

The ranch is not open to the public, and is leased for hunting by a corporate group. I've got more photos than is possible to post here, but I figured I would share a few of the highlights. I hope you guys enjoy them as much as I enjoyed taking them. (keep in mind these are low-resolution files, the full-resolution versions are much better!)

And before anyone asks.....yes, that is a Kangaroo. haha

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Re: Bandera County exotic photos [Re: Eland Slayer] #7556470 07/15/19 12:18 PM
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There is also a nice herd of Bison on the property....here a few of the better shots I got of them.

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Re: Bandera County exotic photos [Re: Eland Slayer] #7556496 07/15/19 12:48 PM
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Great pictures!!! Thanks for sharing

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Originally Posted by EddieWalker
Great pictures!!! Thanks for sharing


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pictures are like post cards, good job


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Vey nice photography!!


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Great pictures!!!


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What is this guy, just a non-typical Axis or something else?


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What is this guy, just a non-typical Axis or something else?


That is a Barasingha Deer in velvet. They are another species of deer from India and are roughly 2-3 times the size of an Axis....400-500 lbs.

Here are a few more pics I got of that same bull.

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Neat animal! Thanks, Wade!


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Great pictures!!! Thanks for sharing


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Awesome ranch....


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Looks like a awsome place to spend the day with a camera. thanks for sharing.



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Originally Posted by Stub
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Great pictures!!! Thanks for sharing


That they are up

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Great pics! cheers


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I think I and my wife drove past this place this past Saturday when we were going to Bandera from our lease in Comfort. Not to terribly far from Bandera Pass
awesome pics by the way

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Awesome!

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Sweet looks like the ranch right down the road from me on 337 in Medina

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