Hill Country property is home to exotic animals, lakeside sites


A luxury commercial hunting complex right in the middle of Medina Lake is for sale in Bandera and Medina counties. This land has been populated with many exotic animals that roam the land.

The 400+ acre Medina River Ranch Resort offers abundant native and exotic wildlife hunting, hiking, a swimming lagoon, boat dock, and fishing on Medina Lake. the the property is listed by Guy Allcorn, associate broker at Texas Ranch Sales. Animals found on the property include elk, fallow, axis, black fallow deer, addax, oryx, scimitar oryx, red deer, aoudad, mouflon, sika and the zebra, according to the list.

Medina River Ranch.

Photo by Texas Ranch Sales, LLC

The property is 10 miles from Bandera, “The Cowboy Capital of the World”, and about an hour from San Antonio. The lodge can accommodate around 80 people or more. A “spectacular gated entrance” from Old Castroville paved road leads to a mile-long paved ranch road that leads to a bridge over Rocky Creek and then to the main lodge and conference center overlooking Medina Lake, according to the listing.

The lodge and conference center has a state-of-the-art entertainment center and includes a business center, a lounge area with a bar, and a lake-view patio for alfresco dining. There are clear grazing areas, a boat launch, a dock at Medina Lake, and a helicopter pad. The property can be used for everything from business/corporate retreats to weddings.

Medina River Ranch.

Medina River Ranch.

Photo by Texas Ranch Sales, LLC

Near the main lodge is the Ranch Villa with 12 luxury hotel-style rooms, five elegant cabins with a combined total of 15 rooms, and a dormitory that can sleep up to 10 people, according to the listing.

This ranch boasts of having bred 120 to 350 white-tailed deer due to a decade-long focus on improved genetics and a science-based feeding program. Other native species present on the site include fox, bobcat, dove and turkey. The resort was developed in 2001 to provide guests with the highest quality adventures possible while participating in all types of associated events, according to the listing.

MySA contacted Texas Ranch Sales, LLC for a list price, but was told by email that it was company policy not to disclose the list price.

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