We specialize in guided trophy whitetail rifle hunts.

Year round management, protein supplement, great nutrition, specially planted fields, and excellent genetics produce awesome results.

Our hunts take place on a rolling terrain covered with Live Oaks, Post Oaks, Cedar and Mesquite. The landscape provides for an exciting fair chase hunt in this Central Texas Setting.

All hunts are fully guided one on one, or one on two and will take place exclusively within our high fenced central Texas ranch. Hunts on the Morning Star are typically done from elevated ground blinds.

Management Hunts

Beginning each October, we offer a limited number of management buck hunts through early November and will resume the 1st week of January. These mature bucks are harvested as a part of our management program and are offered at a reduced rate from our trophy hunts. Our management hunts feature bucks of at least 3 years of age and a minimum of 8 points. These deer will not exceed 140 B & C score. They are guaranteed to give anyone an enjoyable and exciting 1 to 2 day experience.

Management hunts are priced at $2,500 for a two-day hunt. All Management Hunts require a $1,000 deposit upon booking.

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Trophy Hunts

For an experience of a lifetime, reward yourself, or someone special, with a Morning Star Ranch Trophy Hunt. Our Management program has yielded wonderful results enabling the ranch to book a limited number of 2-3 day Trophy Whitetail hunts. These hunts are in short supply; we encourage you to reserve your hunt as early as possible. These hunts will focus exclusively on our trophy bucks ranging from 140 to an excess of 170 B & C inches.

Trophy hunts start at $3,500 for a three-day hunt. All Trophy Hunts require a 50% deposit upon booking.

NOTE: Due to the nature of hunting, a kill is not guaranteed. An opportunity to make a shot is 100% guaranteed. Three days should be allowed for the Trophy Hunts.
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Morning Star Ranch - Ropin Cattle
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