The Morale, Welfare and Recreation Department (MWR) of Naval Air Station Kingsville manages this commercially developed 6,800 acre South Texas hunting ranch. Escondido Ranch is located 90 miles from Kingsville, Texas near the town of Freer. Our Ranch facilities and hunting program are maintained by active duty U.S. Navy personnel from Naval Air Station Kingsville. Ranch Manager is GSMC(SW) Jonny Gross, Ranch Staff are EN1(SW) Jesse Lindner, EN2(sw) Duane McCurdy, and EN2(SW) Chris Garcia.
* Please note there have been multiple changes to Escondido Ranch’s operations. All patrons will need to ensure they read the updated instructions from this site. We look forward to seeing everyone out at the Ranch!
* Click below for our updated deer draw instruction – 2012 – 2013 Hunting Season
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*Spring turkey season opens 16 March – 28 April 2013. Feral Hogs, Coyotes, Bobcats, Javelina season is year round.*
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