Cherokee Ranch Exotic Hunts

We take pride in offering fair chase hunting for Whitetail, Exotic and African species. Cherokee Ranch provides a rich habitat from good brush country to rolling hills and valleys, which ensures our clients a challenging hunt.  Our terrain and vegetation supports over 30 species of native and exotic wildlife, originating from all over the globe.

Pricing & Reservations

If you would like to reserve a hunt or have any questions regarding pricing including a customized quote, please feel free to contact us anytime.

All Hunting Packages Include:

  • Transportation to/from San Antonio Airport
  • 3 days/2 nights lodging
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Open bar (beer, liquor, soft drinks)
  • Professional guiding provided
  • Field dressing of game
  • Rifles available if needed
  • Transportation to meat processor
  • Transportation to taxidermist

Fees and Disclaimers

Hunter: $300 per day

Non-Hunter: $100 per day

$1000 non-refundable deposit is required for all reservations.  A minimum of 30 days notice must be provided for cancellations and your hunt can be rescheduled 1 time.


All balances to be paid in full prior to departure with a check, cash and/or credit card.  Credit card transactions will be charged an extra 3% administration fee.


*A wounded animal is treated the same as a kill.  We will do our best to locate your animal and have tracking dogs to help.  However there is no guarantees on wounded animals.​

*Does not included hunting license, meat processing and/or taxidermy fees.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need a hunting license? What is the cost?

Yes, to hunt the whitetails and other exotic animals in Texas, you do need a license. Our guides can take you to a grocery store, approximately 6 miles from Cherokee Ranch. Please contact us so we can assist you with obtaining a license. A state issued Driver's License is required before a hunting license can be issued. The cost can vary depending upon the type of animal and whether you are from out of state. Please visit contact Texas Parks and Wildlife for additional details

Do you provide transportation to/from the airport?

Yes, we will provide a courtesy service, to and from San Antonio, TX airport only.

Are deposits required for reservations?

Our hunting safari can only be reserved with a non-refundable deposit of $1000 per hunt. We will send you a confirmation email upon receipt of your deposit.

How much is the daily fee and what does it cover?

Daily fee per hunter is $300 and $100 for non-hunter. This includes practically everything other than the trophy fee itself: - Lodging, guide fees, courtesy transportation to and from San Antonio Airport, all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and all drinks (colas, orange juice, beer, mixed alcoholic drinks and bottled water)

What are the final payment options?

All hunts will be paid in full before leaving Cherokee Ranch. Cash, cashier's check, traveler's checks or an approved major credit card will be accepted. When using major credit cards, there will be an administrative and handling fee of 3% applied.

What time of year can I come to cherokee ranch?

We provide year around hunting to accomodate all species.

Do I need to bring towels, pillows, blankets?

No, all of this is provided to you in the cabin.

Exotic & Native Hunts







Axis 31" and Above


Axis 30" and Below


Axis Doe








Dama Gazelle


Dybowski Sika








Four Horn




Hawaiian Black




Iranian Red


Japanese Sika








Nubian Ibex


Pere David


Red Stag




Scimitar Oryx


Texas Dall






White Tail Buck Management


White Tail Doe