Our Texas turkey hunts have grown in popularity in recent years.
WSI currently has a tremendous land base with properties located in the heart
of the best Texas turkey hunting regions.
It is no wonder that over 75% of our Texas turkey
hunting business are repeat
customers, as our success rates every year are near 100% on hunters taking at
least one Rio Grande gobbler, and most hunters take two.
Why go Rio Grande Turkey Hunting with Us?
One of the key ingredients to quality, high
success spring turkey hunting is the ability to have access to large land masses
of quality turkey habitat. We have it. Annually, our Texas turkey hunts take
place on approximately ten different turkey hunting properties totaling near
100,000 acres. We restrict the number of mature gobblers we take off of a given
property, and we adjust the harvest numbers annually on our Texas turkey hunts based on our turkey
We offer two different Texas turkey hunting packages. Our most common
turkey hunting packages is an all-inclusive arrangement that provides you with
guide (2x1), meals, lodging, airport shuttle (conditional), and game care. Our
Rio Grande turkey hunts include one bird, but most hunts allow you to take
additional birds for an additional fee.
2010 Successful spring turkey hunt with the guys from HuntVe. WSI has
access to over 100,000 acres for Texas turkey hunting.
We also offer a limited number of “unassisted” Texas turkey hunts where
hunters essentially do their own thing. On most of these hunts, hunters either
camp out or stay in town in a motel. This is a no frills deal, but the turkey
hunting is great, with hunters enjoying high success hunts.
Hunting License & Seasons For Texas Turkey Hunting
Texas Turkey Hunting Licenses are unlimited, over the counter licenses, where no
drawing or lottery is required. Nonresident spring turkey hunting licenses are
$126, unless you purchased a general non-resident license during the previous
fall, and then you only pay for a $7.00 Upland Bird Stamp Validation. There are
no age restrictions in Texas, and youth licenses are only $7.00 for a Texas
turkey hunting license.
Our Texas spring turkey hunting season essentially runs from the third weekend
of March through the second weekend of May. Our southern Texas turkey hunting
zone starts two weeks prior to our north zone and ends two weeks earlier than
the north zone.
Texas Turkey Hunting - Combo Hunts
We offer a unique and fun spring turkey hunting - combo hunts
package where you can hunt turkeys, hogs, and possibly javelina on the same
hunts. These hunts normally take place in South Texas and include one gobbler
and two feral hogs, or one gobbler, one feral hog and one javelina. These Texas
turkey hunting combo hunts are generally limited in availability, so don’t delay
if you are truly interested in booking one of these Spring Turkey - combo hunts.
Turkey Hunting Options
S Ranch Lodge – Our Texas turkey hunts that take place out of this 4 bedroom, 4 bath facility offer our turkey hunting clients an opportunity to hunt multiple properties, totaling approximately 25,000 acres of excellent Texas turkey hunting. This is a
one bird package which includes meals, lodging, guide (2x1), and game care, and is priced at $1,195 per turkey hunter.
A second turkey can be taken for an additional $375. Lodge is relatively new with nice furnishings, big screen TV. and satellite dish. Hunters fly into San Angelo, where we can pick up and drop off at no additional expense. This is a great perennial destination for Rio Grande turkey hunting, and is located a few miles north of San Angelo.
Chaparrosa Ranch – This sprawling 80,000 acre ranch, located between Crystal City and La Pryor, is a hot spot for Texas turkey hunting. In addition to fabulous spring turkey hunting, Chaparrosa also features a 10 bedroom, huge lodge sported by all amenities and luxuries the most scrutinizing of turkey hunters might demand, including a swimming pool for enjoying a cool dip on a warm day. This 3 day, 3 night package is $1,595 and includes 1 turkey, 1 feral hog, and 1 javelina. An additional turkey can be taken for $500
on this Texas turkey hunt. We only harvest 20-25 birds here annually. Hunters should fly into San Antonio where they need to rent a car and drive to the ranch, approximately 2 hours away.
H. Yturria Ranch – This legendary ranch is steep in South Texas history and lore. Between each of the 3 South Texas H. Yturria
Divisions, our spring turkey hunting here encompasses approximately 25,000
acres, and is supported by 3 nice camps. Our main camp is Punta del Monte and is
built with an African theme comprised of 6 private chalets, large
dining/lounging facility, and large fire ring representing the centerpiece of
the camp. This 2.5 day, 3 night Texas turkey hunt package is priced at $1,175 based on 2x1 guide, and includes meals, lodging, and 1 gobbler. A second bird can be taken for an additional $525. Javelina, hogs, nilgai antelope, and various other exotic game can be added into the package for an additional fee. Hunters can fly into Harlingen and airport shuttle is available for $75 per vehicle per trip. A great spring turkey hunting destination with a unique taste.
We also have access to several other properties for spring turkey hunting, but the above options represent the majority of our package spring turkey hunting options. Call us at 325-655-0877 for other possibilities.
Check out one of our Turkey Videos from a 2011 Spring Turkey Hunt. For more videos go to our video page.