(830) 373-4452

Texas Dove Hunting

"South Texas Dove Hunting the way it was meant to be!"

What makes Y Bar Ranch's Texas dove hunting so great is that you will be hunting on irrigated farmland which provides unmatched forage and cover for dove. Our experienced dove guides will take you and your guests out to one of our many dove fields. The guide will stay with you in the field until the Texas dove hunt is over. The guide will be able to make sure the group is on a good fly way and have drinks available to the hunters.

We currently have dates available for the 2016 season.  Please contact us to learm more about our South Texas Packages and book your next Texas dove hunt. 

View the Dove Photo Album here

Y Bar Ranch is surrounded with acres of irrigated farmland and plentiful food, providing the best habitat and forage for dove hunting in Texas. During peak season, you will find thousands of birds flocking around our copious dove fields, providing you an ultimate hunting trip. Catering to distinct needs and budget of our guests, we offer numerous Texas dove hunting packages for the ultimate experience.

Our Texas Dove Hunting Packages

We focus on the needs and budget of our guest with numerous Texas dove hunting packages for the ultimate experience. Our dove hunts in Texas opportunities are available from September 23-November 13 and January 5 - January 23. hunting packages.

We recommend our most popular Texas Dove Hunting package that includes 3day/2night includes the following:

  • Day one hunt: lunch and dinner
  • Day two hunt: breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Day three hunt: breakfast and lunch
  • guides and transportation
  • Game processing
  • Well-appointed deluxe accommodation for 3 days and 2 nights
  • Swimming pool
  • Catch and release fishing
  • Pool table and horseshoes
  • Sporting clays
  • Meals and beverages

Dove and Quail Package

We also have a dove and quail combination packages offered from December 26-January 22. Dove and quail hunting packages are available for 1 day, 2day/1night, and 3day/2night. A well-facilitated truck with passenger seating up to 4 will provide transportation services from the lodge to the hunt spot and vice versa.

Quail Hunting  Packages and Amenities

  • Deluxe accommodation for 3 days and 2 nights
  • Meals and non alcohol beverages
  • Day one hunt: lunch and dinner
  • Day two hunt: breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Day three hunt: breakfast and lunch
  • Release fishing and catch
  • Dogs, guides and transportation
  • Pool table and horseshoes
  • Sporting clays
  • Game processing
  • Swimming pool

There are many opportunities for quail hunting  in the evening and morning with activities to enjoy in between breaks. We provide our guests with guides so all you have to bring is your shot gun. They will guide you to the the right spots that have plentiful quails to stalk down upon.

We suggest hunters bring their shotgun, appropriate shoes  and shooting glasses for Texas dove hunting. For our hunter's convenience, we also sell gauge shotgun shells.

To experience Texas Dove Hunting, call us at 830-373-4452 to book your next hunting adventure.

Texas Dove Hunt

DOVE1 DAY2 DAY | 1 NIGHT3 DAY | 2 NIGHT
 NONENONE$899.00

September 23 - November 13
January 5 - January 23 
South Texas Zone Mourning Dove
Prices are per person.
Observers welcome. $375.00 per observer, per hunt.

DOVE COMBINATION HUNT

QUAIL & HOG1 DAY2 DAY | 1 NIGHT3 DAY | 2 NIGHT
2 PER TRUCKNONENONE$1750.00
3 PER TRUCKNONENONE$1650.00
4 PER TRUCKNONENONE$1550.00
DOVE & QUAIL1 DAY2 DAY | 1 NIGHT3 DAY | 2 NIGHT
2 PER TRUCK$900.00$1450.00$1750.00
3 PER TRUCK$900.00$1350.00$1650.00
4 PER TRUCK$900.00$1250.00$1550.00


December 18 - January 22 
South Texas Zone Mourning doves.
Prices are per person.
Observers welcome. $375.00 per observer, per hunt.

Quail Hunt

QUAIL HUNT1 DAY2 DAY | 1 NIGHT3 DAY | 2 NIGHT
2 PER TRUCK$900.00$1650.00$2050.00
3 PER TRUCK$900.00$1550.00$1950.00
4 PER TRUCK$900.00$1350.00$1750.00

October 31 - February 28
Prices are per person.
Observers welcome. $375.00 per observer, per hunt.

QUAIL COMBINATION HUNTS

DOVE & QUAIL1 DAY2 DAY | 1 NIGHT3 DAY | 2 NIGHT
2 PER TRUCK$900.00$1450.00$1750.00
3 PER TRUCK$900.00$1350.00$1650.00
4 PER TRUCK$900.00$1250.00$1550.00


January 5 - January 23 
South Texas Zone Mourning and White-winged doves
Prices are per person.
Observers welcome. $375.00 per observer, per hunt.

 

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

You will arrive at Y Bar Ranch at lunchtime on day one. After lunch, you and your group can shoot sporting clays, and then load up in our vehicles and head to the fields for some of the best Texas dove hunting of your life. The guide will set you up in your hunting location with a stool and non alcoholic drink of your choice.  Once everyone in your group has limited out your guide will help pick up your gear and head in. You will arrive back to the lodge that evening where hors d'oeuvres and a campfire on our rock patio await.  Shortly after, a sit down dinner will be served.

On day two of Dove Hunting in South Texas, after a continental breakfast, you will hunt in the morning and have the option to be back at the lodge for a mid morning full breakfast, or hunt till lunchtime. You will most likely have your daily bag limit by mid morning, at which time you may enjoy any of the following facilities the Y Bar has to offer; fishing, sporting clays, play pool, horseshoes and swimming… (U.S. fish & game sets the daily bag limits on dove.) Lunch will be served and then if necessary a mid afternoon hunt. Your evening would be the same as day one with the only exception being a new dinner menu.

On day three of Dove Hunting in South Texas, after a continental breakfast, you will hunt in the morning and have the option to be back at the lodge for a mid morning full breakfast, or hunt till lunchtime.  As you depart you will be presented with a cooler containing your processed birds.

3/2 PACKAGES INCLUDES

  • Deluxe accommodations for 3 days and 2 nights
  • All meals & beverages
    (soft drinks, bottle water, etc.)
  • Day one hunt: lunch and dinner
  • Day two hunt: breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Day three hunt: breakfast and lunch
  • Guides and transportation
  • Catch and release fishing
  • Sporting clays
  • Pool table & horseshoes
  • Swimming poo
  • Direct TV on our 60" or 48" flatscreen TVs
  • Wireless internet
  • Game processing - all of your birds will be given to you in your own Y Bar Ranch cooler at your time of departure.
  • Dog kennels for your retrievers
NOT INCLUDED
  • Airport pick up in Pleasanton or Cotulla for $150.00 round trip
  • Airport pick up in San Antonio for $225.00 round trip
  • Gratuity is not included, but greatly appreciated.  The average gratuity is around 15% of the hunt package.  This will cover the entire staff.
Recommended packing list:
  • Please click our weather link to get the predicted weather forecast for the time period of your hunt. The temperature range on our dove hunts can range from 60 – 99 degrees on average depending on the time of year
  • For Hunting License information, please go to our license link for the type of licenses required
  • Shotgun
  • Snake boots
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Shooting Glasses
  • Bug spray
  • Any hard beer, liquor or wine you may prefer.
  • We sell 410, 28, 20, & 12 gauge shotgun shells at the lodge.