This perfect family sized South Texas Ranch has become available just in time for the upcoming hunting season! Chaparral Ranch exemplifies all that South Texas has to offer from excellent native wildlife and habitat to a top notch trophy deer herd. This ranch has been meticulously managed for years with extreme detail to improvement and enhancement on native species along with producing trophies year after year. This rare find offers both a great place to entertain friends and family combined with a seasonal opportunity for the serious hunter.
Location – The ranch is located 15 miles south of Freer off of Highway 16 on Las Lomas Rd. in Duval County. It’s conveniently located 3 1/2 hours from Austin and Houston, 2 hours from San Antonio and only 1 1/2 hour from Corpus Christi. Being only minutes away from Freer… fuel, supplies, groceries and restaurants are an easy access.
Habitat / Wildlife – The ranch consists of native South Texas brush along with mesquite, cactus, sage, hooded windmill, bluestem and an abundance of coverage for a healthy ecosystem benefitting the extensive wildlife. Chaparral is a high fenced, trophy game ranch. Improved deer genetics were introduced to the ranch in 2010 along with an extensive and calculated feeding program. Over the last 8 years the ranch has produced numerous deer in the 190”-200” range. Careful and conscious detail to harvesting along with trail cam pics and surveys verifies the existing trophies living in the brush. There are many other native species living on the ranch along with numerous turkey, dove, both bobwhite and blue quail, hogs, javelina, bobcat and all other predators. All the South Texas hunting seasons can be enjoyed!
Improvements – Centrally located on the ranch is a well thought out gated compound. The 2,000 sf headquarters consist of 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen, open living area along with a screened in porch with a wet bar and pool table. The house along with the porch are fully tiled and enclosed making it easy to clean and close up after a weekend of entertainment. The yard is perimeter fenced (snake proofed) along with an electric gate, crushed granite and an outdoor patio along with fire pit. There is also an equipment storage barn located along the entry road. The barn contains a game cleaning rack / area and also a walk in cooler.
The owners have built and maintained an extensive all weather road system throughout the ranch. The roads allow you to drive the entire perimeter along with the interior of the ranch in all weather conditions. The extensiveness of the roads make this ranch drive much bigger than the average.
There is a 5.2 acre soft release pen (over the 5 acre min. for a DNP breeding operation) along with watering system, alleys and interior gates located approx. half a mile from the compound.
There is a large 10 ton silo conveniently located to the entrance making it easy access for delivery.
Water – The house has a 2,000 gallon water storage tank that services the whole compound. The ranch has 1 water well. The well feeds the 6 water troughs that are located throughout the ranch. There are 2 nice size ponds on the ranch, one of which is located next to the compound.
Other – Included in the sale of the property are 7 Atascosa blinds along with 7 Texas Hunter products feeders. The large bulk silo and walk in cooler are also included. With the exception of the owners requested items such as deer mounts and several pieces of furniture the contents of the house will also convey. There is a 2011 60hp Kubota tractor along with shredder and attachments that don’t convey but can be purchased separately.
Minerals – There are no owned minerals
Price – Asking $2,774,250 or $2,250 / acre
CONTACT: Sam Shackelford - Sales Agent
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