Barnes Keith ranch runs one of the most respected hunting operations in Texas. We give you the opportunity to hunt trophy whitetail deer, outstanding exotics, Rio Grande Turkey’s and native game.
Bow hunters travel long distances every year to participate in our hunting program. Bow hunters have a good chance of taking a deer that qualifies for Pope and Young status without trophy fees. Family members are committed to making Barnes Keith ranch one of the best hunting facilities in the state of Texas.
Tom Nelson, host of the American Archer, films a bow hunting video for The Outdoor Channel at the ranch each year. A quote from a recent TV show, “there is no place like Barnes Keith Ranch in America!
Barnes Keith Ranch is located 75 miles northwest of Austin along the Colorado river in San Saba country. Wildlife biologist have been involved in the whitetail deer herd management since 1983. This includes over 10,000 acres of prime hunting territory with 11 miles of Colorado river frontage.
The combination of water, feeding areas and cover make an ideal habitat for hunting Rio Grand Turkeys, trophy whitetail deer, huge wild feral hogs, exotic and native game. In addition, we supplement the native diet with nutrients and minerals, resulting in heavy antlers and body weight.
Barnes Keith ranch has some of the most knowledgeable hunting guides in the business. All of our guides live on the ranch or in the area. They are passionate about hunting, experienced and a lot of fun