TALL PINES EXOTICS RANCH offers GUIDED bow and rifle hunts for wild boar, blackbuck, axis and rams. We are a family owned and operated, father-son establishment just doing something that we are equally as passionate about…Hunting! We will also be your guides. We are down to earth, experienced, avid hunters who have been hunting all of our lives, providing approximately 70 years of hunting experience combined.
TALL PINES is located in Centerville, TX, the halfway point between Houston and Dallas off I-45. You can find directions on our Location page.
We offer WEEKEND ONLY hunts. Check-in time is 7PM on Fridays. Check-out time is 12PM on Sundays. A $100 deposit is required to book a hunt. All hunts are booked on a first deposit received, first served basis. We will hold your reservation for no more than 10 days without a deposit. Your deposit will be applied towards your total at the end of your stay. You will receive a hearty, country-style breakfast and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast again on Sunday.
WHAT TO BRING:
Bow/rifle/weapons & ammo
Alcohol (TALL PINES does not provide alcoholic beverages and Centerville is a dry county.)
Coolers and bagged ice for meat transport
Valid Texas hunting license and HUNTER SAFETY CARD as required by Texas Parks and Wildlife.
When you visit TALL PINES, you will enjoy the comfort and convenience of a complete “bed and breakfast” type setting.
Our lodging is a clean, comfortabe mobile home that includes all necessities such as bedding, linens, bath necessities/toiletries, etc.
There are 3 bedrooms:
Bedroom #1 includes one king size bed
Bedroom #2 includes two full beds and one twin bunk bed
Bedroom #3 includes one full bed and two twin beds
(Cots and a fold-out sofa bed if needed)
Be advised that your cell phone service may be limited in our area, but we do have a land line available if you need to make calls. Between hunts you might enjoy fishing, playing pool, watching your favorite hunting program or sports on satellite TV, logging on to your favorite sites to instantly share photos via Wifi (must have your own device), or simply lounge around under one of our covered porches or the campfire to share your favorite hunting stories. For anyone interested in getting out for a bit, only 15 minutes from our ranch you will find several local antique shops in Centerville, as well as Woody’s Smokehouse.
Whatever your deer hunting style preference is, you will find something to accommodate your needs. Our hunts are done from regular deer stands, walking and stalking, from vehicles/ride and spot, or hunt under lighted feeders.
TALL PINES enforces a wounded animal policy, so aim/shoot carefully. If you draw blood, this animal will be treated as a kill.
The safety of our visitors is our top priority, so under no circumstances is a hunter allowed to leave their stand at any time during their hunt, unless advised otherwise by one of our guides.
Detailed pricing per animal can be found on our Rates page. Our weekend hog hunts require a 2 hog minimum. Cleaning & quartering offered for additional fee. Only cash is accepted, with the exception of deposits which must be in the form of a check in the amount of $100. Please contact us for mailing address. TALL PINES prices do not include taxidermy work or gratuities.