Midfield Hunting Ranch - Matagorda County, Midfield, TX
This ranch is a superb combination hunting ranch that offers a great mix of hunting deer, waterfowl and birds. Located only an hour and a half from Houston in Matagorda County, the ranch offers a very private hunting ranch with a large wetland unit for waterfowl hunting with a good water well to fill, 200 acres of large oaks with lots of deer and pigs. The dove hunting in the area is excellent and there are bobwhite quail on the ranch. Includes a nice storage barn and modular home.
The property is located just north of HWY 111 just west of the town of Midfield.
Topography, Rangeland & Habitat
The property is mostly flat with the road frontage part of the ranch being primarily the open field which has been leveed off as a wetland unit encompassing approximately 84 acres. The wetland unit has a weir put in as a drain to control water depths within the unit. The majority of the rest of the ranch is covered in water oaks and live oaks with open areas interspersed throughout the forest. Numerous smaller natural wetland areas are found within the trees in the area. Portions of the ranch also have thick areas of brush creating excellent habitat for deer.
Excellent waterfowl hunting is found on this ranch. The general area is well known for its outstanding duck and goose hunting and with the large wetland unit, this property is usually covered with ducks and geese. There are also numerous Sandhill Cranes during the hunting season on the place. The ranch also has lots of whitetail deer with some exceptional deer for the area. Numerous hogs (of course) and the area is very good dove hunting with all the agriculture in the area. Several coveys of quail are on the ranch and there are occasional turkey.
There is a small modular home placed in a mott of live oaks that has two bedrooms. There is also a small storage barn located behind the home. There is one 6” well for filling the wetland unit run on three-phase powered pump and a 4” well for the home.
Water is accessed from the two water wells, and there are several small creeks running through the property. This country has the proper soils to put in a small lake should someone wish to add fishing to the activities.
Electricity runs along the road frontage and is run to the modular home and the two water wells.