The Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuges is taking public comments on its hunting plan. Since 1997, the refuge has allowed public hunting, under specific guidelines, for a number of species. In 2001, the refuge added dove hunting. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton
With so much of Texas land in private hands, many hunters have a hard time finding a place to hunt. Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge, located in western Burnet, eastern Travis, and southeastern Williamson counties, offers some public hunting options.