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White-tailed deer forecast looks promising, experts say By Will Leschper The deer-hunting forecast in Texas is always good. Even in what the whitetail prognosticators term as “down” or “average” years, we’ve still got the largest population estimate in the country.

The Trophy Experience

TTHA Member shares his own Trophy Experience By Prentice Clemons Year after year of watching my uncles, Jimmy Spivey and Garland Spivey, taking record scoring bucks in North Texas, I was inspired to hunt in Walker County. On Nov. 30,

Duck Season Forecast

Youth-Only Duck Season Oct. 28-29 in South Zone By Will Leschper The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Trends in Duck Breeding Populations report is the gold standard for duck season prospects. Based on recent trends, things are still looking good.

TPWD offers 24 hour extension for purchasing Big Time Texas Hunts entries An error on the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Big Time Texas Hunts web pages provided incorrect information, giving the impression no one could buy Big Time Texas

Texas A&M Trophy Hunters Raises $40,000 Texas A&M Trophy Hunters held its 16th annual fundraiser banquet Oct. 6 at the Brazos Center in Bryan, Texas. The banquet brought together the Bryan-College Station community, as well as others from several Texas

Los Cazadores officially has new ownership By Jason Shipman The Pearsall-based Los Cazadores Deer Contest announced new ownership. The new owners are a partnership between Rad and Ashley Weaver, Mark Johnson, Jr., and Brooks Holzhausen. While the Weavers and Johnson

Quail Season Forecast

Quail season starts Oct. 28 By Will Leschper Quail hunting in Texas has largely been hit or miss for the better part of the past two decades, with large declines in bird numbers that have biologists scratching their heads. However

General Gun Season Opens Nov. 4 Texas bowhunters have already taken to the field since last Saturday, when the state’s deer hunting archery season officially kicked off. Wildlife biologists with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) expect good hunting

Gear Up for Game Wardens aims to purchase specialty equipment Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TPWF) has launched a new program to support Texas Game Wardens. Through private donations, Gear Up for Game Wardens will provide specialty equipment Texas Game

Volunteer mentors and landowners can make a huge impact By Sheryl Smith-Rodgers For the longest time, Dallas paramedic Ralston Dorn wanted to hunt, but he had no clue what to do or where to go. One year, he’d even taken