Whether you are an experienced hunter or a novice nature buff, nothing stirs the blood like sighting-in on a well-antlered buck as he majestically steps into a clearing on an early, crisp, fall morning. Young Texas deer enthusiasts with a sincere “yearning for learning” should make plans to apply to one of our Buckskin Brigade programs.

Time & Place

North Texas Buckskin Brigade
July 25-9, 2021
Warren Ranch
Santa Anna, TX

Join us for the next camp

Both North and South Texas Buckskin Brigade camps offer participants an in-depth view of Texas’ deer. The committees select the students who will participate in a five day, intensive training to develop an in-depth understanding of one of the most sought-after trophies in Texas. Along with training to assist with the development of leadership skills, public speaking and working as a team, Buckskin Brigade will teach participants deer anatomy and biology, habitat and nutrition requirements, rattling, scoring and survey methods, as well as rifle and archery basics, and hunting/firearm safety. The Brigade model of leadership development, education and empowerment continues with our Buckskin Brigade programs. Come join us!

North Texas Buckskin Brigade

18th Battalion

2019 Top Cadet

Connor Rolf

2019 Top Herd


2020 College Scholarship Recipients

Shelby Green – $1,100

Case Lucky – $900

Johnathon Diaz – $750

Will Jackson – $750

Thank you to Washington County donors, Warren Charitable Foundation, Dr. Bill Eikenhorst, and Dr. Wallace Klussman for providing this year’s scholarships!

2019 Top Herd Hunt

January 10 – 12th, 2020 • Lueders, TX

Members of the Top Herd will be contacted directly with additional information about this hunt.

2019 NTBB Early Bird Hunt

December 13-15th 2019 near Rising Star, TX

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THANK YOU North Texas Buckskin Brigade Donors & Supporters!

North Texas Buckskin Brigade Committee

NameProfessional AffiliationCommittee Role
Matthew CoffmanUSDA-NRCSPresident/Coordinator
Trevor Dichschat Vice President
Kristi KeierleberEducatorSecretary
Janelle ColeEducator & Small Business OwnerTreasurer
Celeste DickschatEducatorMember
Bill EikenhorstVeterinarianMember
Maryann HeffleyStudentMember
Gary KaehlerCook Canyon RanchMember
Barrett KoenneckeTexas Parks and Wildlife DepartmentMember
Ricky LinexUSDA-NRCSMember
Kat LowryMember
Ryan McClintockUSDA-NRCSMember
John MeyerMember
Kent MillsMember
Samantha SaldivarMember
Cullom SimpsonMember
Russel ThomasMember
John TomecekTexas A&M AgriLife ExtensionMember