The Camargo style lodges stand tall with a caliche retaining wall and corrales de lena over a gorgeous lake in a large Tiocano Rio bowl named Lago Maria. The comfortable hunting lodges have 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms combined. This is the ideal location to relax after an exciting day of South Texas Hunting!
Los Compadres Hangout is Santa Cruz Ranch outdoor entertainment. Great spot for bbq'n, smoking meat, baking pan de campo, drinking beer and playing games. We have shuffleboard, darts and card games.
Meals at the lodge are homemade South Texas cooking, bbq, grilling. For breakfast we'll have eggs, fresh bacon, cornbread hash and beans. We serve exotic game like buffalo, elk, nilgai, etc. Occasionally we'll have whitetail and smoked pork. Dinner is served with sides like homemade cornbread, cowboy bread (pan de campo), vegetables, etc.
We make driving around the ranch fun with our onsite hunting rig. Whether you are hunting trophy whitetails, axis deer or any exotic game, it gives you a whole different perspective of the ranch and wildlife. It's perfect for your safari style hunts and just some fun family ride alongs. We also have a battery operated badboy and a Polaris RANGER.