Win a Trophy Axis Buck Hunt

You don't have to wait until fall to get an opportunity to harvest a trophy class deer.  You can get a chance to win a trophy Axis deer hunt at the world famous Escondido Ranch located in the scenic SC Texas. 

To celebrate Texan's passion for hunting, we are looking for a few good writers to share with us their deer hunting adventures. So, cross your “t”s and dot your “i”s, literally, for a chance to win a trophy Axis buck hunt on Escondido Ranch during 2014/15 season.

Terms and Conditions

  • To be eligible for the drawing, you must submit a written article of 600 words or more about deer hunting in Texas.  The article must be of original content and should be written by the individual who participated in the hunt or witnessed it firsthand.  Photos or videos of the hunt are required.
  • All articles must be submitted on or before January 31st, 2015.
  • Drawing will take place on or before February 28th, 2015.  All winners will be notified via email and/or phone along with postings on 
  • All accepted entries will receive an Escondido Ranch T-shirt or a hat.
  • One runner up will be awarded an Axis doe meat hunt.
  • The grand prize winner will be awarded a trophy Axis deer hunt at Escondido Ranch.
  • All hunts will take place before June 30th, 2015.  
  • A minimum of 10 participants must submit an article in order for the hunt drawing to take place.  There is no limit of the number of articles which can be submitted by an individual.
  • Both the meat hunter package winner and the grand prize trophy winner must submit an article depicting their hunting experience on Escondido Ranch within 4 weeks following the hunt. 
  • Accommodations at the Escondido Guest House for the winner and a guest will be provided  by Escondido Ranch.  The winners are responsible for their own transportation to and from the ranch as well as meals.  The Guest House is equipped with a full kitchen.
  • By participating in this drawing you grant Escondido Ranch permission to post select articles on its website(s) for informational, educational and promotional purposes.  Escondido Ranch reserves the right to edit and modify the content of the articles.  Writing credit will be given to the writer.