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hunt package of a lifetime.
Big Time Texas Hunts is your chance to win
eight premium hunt packages on some of the finest private ranches and
prime wildlife management areas in the state.
Grand Slam Hunt Winner
One winner receives this hunter's dream of four hunts for Texas big game
including desert bighorn sheep, white-tailed deer, pronghorn and desert
mule deer. This hunting package also includes food, lodging, taxidermy
and professional guide service for all four hunting trips. The Texas
Parks & Wildlife Department only issues two to three bighorn sheep
public hunting permits a year. This is your chance to be one of the few
able to have a bighorn sheep hunting opportunity. The white-tailed deer,
pronghorn antelope and desert mule deer hunts will be on some of the
most exclusive private ranches in Texas. AND you can also bring along a
non-hunting companion to share in these awesome hunting trips.
Wild Hog Adventure
One winner and up to three guests will take a long weekend trip to hunt
the big Texas wild boar. You'll pursue elusive free-range wild hogs
where they average 125 lbs. and have weighed in at up to 465 lbs. Food,
lodging and transportation to and from the stand is provided.
Premium Buck Hunt
One winner and a guest will receive the ultimate guided white-tailed
deer hunting experience in the South Texas brush country.
Six winners receive a high quality three-to-five day hunting trip for
white-tailed deer. Each winner can bring a hunting companion.
More Chances to Win Premium Hunt Packages
Your Big Time Texas Hunts entry could win
you incredible once in a lifetime hunts like:
- Big Time Bird Hunt for quail
and dove with three guests and a Rio Grand Turkey Hunt with one
- Waterfowl Adventure is an
East Texas hunt for ducks, and Gulf Coast hunts for duck and geese
for one hunter and three guests.
- Exotic Safari
for you and a guest gives you a chance to hunt exotics, like Sable
Antelope, Gemsbok, Simitar-horned Oryx, and Axis Deer.
- Gator Hunt: Each alligator
hunt winner will entitle the hunter to harvest one trophy alligator.
All necessary equipment, expert guides, lodging and gator hide
removal are included in the hunting package.
Proceeds support wildlife conservation,
habitat management, and public hunting. If you win, you'll enjoy a
once-in-a-lifetime hunting experience, but even if your name isn't
drawn, you're still supporting the important work of wildlife
conservation in Texas.
Place your entry with the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife.
The discounted $9 per entry price is available only for online
Hunting Seasons by Animal
Texas has a lot to offer resident and
visiting hunters in game and nongame and fur bearing animals. The Texas
Department of Parks and Wildlife maintains a list of
hunting seasons, core counties and license and stamp requirements
- Alligator ( available in 22
- Chachalaca ( Requires Upland
Game Bird Stamp)
- Dove (Including special
White-winged Dove seasons)
- Duck (Special seasons for
youth, falconry and Dusky Duck)
- Goose (Hunting regulations
and requirements vary by type)
- Javelina (Open season in 43
northern counties and 50 southern counties)
- Mule Deer (Hunting season in
the Panhandle and Southwestern Panhandle. Special Season for archery
- Pheasant (General open season
in 37 Panhandle counties)
- Pronghorn Antelope (Pronghorn
Antelope may be hunted only by permit issued to the landowner or
- Quail (Quail may be hunted
statewide when during season with required stamp)
- Rabbits and Hares (Hunt
statewide with no closed season)
- Rails, Gallinules and Moorhens
(Hunt statewide with game stamp. Special season for falconry hunts.)
- Sandhill Crane ( Migratory
Game Bird Stamp & Federal Sandhill Crane Permit Required)
- Squirrel (157 counties with
no closed season and no bag limit)
- Teal (Statewide open season
in September with required stamp)
- Turkey (Spring and Fall
Seasons with special seasons for archery and youth hunters)
- White-tailed Deer (Special
Seasons for archery, youth and muzzleloader hunters. Late antlerless
and spike available in North and South Texas.
- Wilson's Snipe also called
Common Snipe or Jacksnipe may be hunted statewide in season with
- Woodcock (Regular season statewide.
Special season for falconry hunters)
A hunting license is required of any person,
regardless of age, who hunts any animal, bird, frog or turtle in this
state (except furbearers, if the hunter possesses a trapper's license).
No license is required for nuisance fur-bearing animals, depredating
hogs or coyotes. Non-residents under 17 years of age may purchase and
hunt with the Youth Hunting License . . .
Texas Parks & Wildlife
Where To Hunt: Hunting Info For Every State
Find hunting license and permit info, where
hunter education classes, laws and regulations for every state at
National Shooting Sports Foundation
NSSF is the trade association for
America's firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect
and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a
membership of more than 12,000 manufacturers, distributors, firearms
retailers, shooting ranges, sportsmen's organizations and publishers.
The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
More than 87 million Americans hunt, fish
and enjoy other wildlife-related recreation annually, contributing over
$120 billion to the U.S. economy and supporting nearly three million
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