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  1. alaska1996

    alaska1996 Active Member

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    This will be my first season hunting on the public lands. I'm looking to get a couple white tails this season. Is the Luminant unit 607 any good? I'm also looking at the Sam Houston forest, how is it?

    The AHP and hunting licence is all that's required, correct?
     


  2. jrbfishn

    jrbfishn TGT Addict

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    All you need is state hunting license and public lands permit, some areas require resevation or have restrictions though
     
  3. jrbfishn

    jrbfishn TGT Addict

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    I know lake granger is pretty good for hogs
     
  4. mantawolf

    mantawolf Active Member

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    If you look at the back of the map books, they publish how many deer were taken on the opening weekend, or at least they used to. You can gauge roughly how decent they are. It is hard hunting public land for sure, stalking works best.
     
  5. dbgun

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    I use to hunt Sam Houston National Forest, west of New Waverly. Killed my first deer there (7 ptr.). Always saw does, but only had a chance at two bucks. My buddy, on the other hand, killed an 8 pointer, 3 years in a row. Of course his wife didn't give him a hrad time about being out there every Saturday.
     
  6. TX69

    TX69 TGT Addict

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    You go first ..... I spent a weekend deer hunting on public land and barely escaped with my life. No way I'm ever going back.
     
  7. AMERICANTARGETS741776

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    Anyone know where to do some free Boar Hunting in the Southeast side of Texas? I heard this year the HOG problem is at its worst..
     
  8. ZX9RCAM

    ZX9RCAM Over the Rainbow bridge... TGT Supporter

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    Howdy Alaska, welcome back....
     
  9. mantawolf

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    HA! I didn't say I did it anymore. When I do go anymore, it is later in the season after the opening weekend... And not usually to kill deer so much as walk around with a gun and pretend I am hunting.

     
  10. ZX9RCAM

    ZX9RCAM Over the Rainbow bridge... TGT Supporter

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