A Hunters View of AVR

A Hunters View of AVR Hot

Blog February 13, 2017 0

To Joe and the staff at Agua Vida Ranch I just wanted to thank you for the great time I had at your ranch in January.  I have hunted all over the world and you run a first class operation here in Texas.  When I pulled into the gate,... Read more
Renew Licenses  This Week

Renew Licenses This Week

Blog December 22, 2016 0

Renew Licenses This Week With the turn of the calendar, September is a big month.  Not only pumpkin spice everything comes out, but the start of the new hunting seasons.  September 1 is the general day hunting starts for many outdoorsman, the time honored tradition of the dove hunt.  However,... Read more
Axis Beef Wellington- John Humbert
Axis Beef Wellington- John Humbert INGREDIENTS 1 lb Axis Deer Venison Backstrap, all silver meat and sinew trimmed off. 1 lb of Puff Pastry dough 1 Package of Proscuitto or very-thin sliced/shaved ham 1 generous helping FoiGras or your favorite pate (mushroom-based works best) 1 egg NOTE: Traditional Beef... Read more
How To Rattle The Big Boys

How To Rattle The Big Boys Hot

Blog November 30, 2015 0

How To Rattle The Big Boys The last few trips down to the ranch, our guides have been having luck with rattling in the big bucks. Nothing is as much fun as banging the antlers and having the big boys coming running in ready to fight. Below are a... Read more
Sighting In For The Season

Sighting In For The Season Hot

Blog September 21, 2015 0

Sighting In For The Season Soon we will be coming up on the busiest time of year at gun ranges. General hunting season doesn’t open in Texas until November, but many shooters travel to states to hunt using firearms as early as September. When gun ranges become crowded, I... Read more
September 1

September 1 Hot

Blog September 1, 2015 0

With the start of September many seasonal events take place. School is back in session, football season starts, the summer heat begins to fade, and camo comes back in style. When Sept 1 rolls around every 364 days, it’s like New Year’s a few months early. This is hunting... Read more
Prepare For The Hunt

Prepare For The Hunt

Blog August 18, 2015 0

Prepare For The Hunt A month and a half away, archery season is close. With that in mind, a few tip to get ready. 1. Inspect the quality of your arrows – With carbon shafts; the days of slightly bent aluminum are mostly in the past. Still, it can... Read more

Dream Come True

Blog June 25, 2015 0

The Agua Vida Ranch is a dream come true for the serious outdoor sportsman who enjoys watching incredible numbers of wildlife as much as they do harvesting that big buck of their dreams. Agua Vida Ranch has developed a reputation for abundant wildlife which includes Whitetail, Axis, Fallow Deer,... Read more

Summer 2015

Blog June 24, 2015 0

The summer months at Aqua Vida Ranch are just as active as the fall. With the summer sun heating up, new stands are being built to better provide full coverage in high traffic areas of the ranch. Later in the month Axis hunt will start, as the summer is... Read more