Largest contiguous ranch in the Texas Hill Country, miles of Lake Buchanan and Colorado River, preserved rough and wild, holistically managed, a dream you can experience only during your stay. Over 30 wild species of healthy exotic and indigenous animals, lakes, live water streams, waterfalls, and rivers. You are personally invited to find more of yourself in the middle of nowhere!

Tributary’s South Gate is located just over an hour from downtown Austin in Burnet County, where you will be our important guest in a new era realm of soil, water, and wildlife conservation…

5 Star Luxury, 5 Star Comfort

Come experience the beauty of the Texas Hill Country! We are lucky enough to call nearly 21,000 acres home. Our five star cabins will sweep you off your feet and make you feel right at home. From the banks of Buchanan to the mouth of the Colorado River, you can enjoy all the Hill Country has to offer in style, elegance, comfort, and luxury. 

“The beauty of Tributary Sporting Club takes your breath away. The lakeside sunsets, rolling hills, and the Colorado River Waterfall create a majestic backdrop to a very special place. Our hearts reside at Tributary!"


Come enjoy wildlife from around the world at Tributary Sporting Club!  Quail, whitetail deer, Rio Grande turkey, and more than 30 species of exotic wildlife make the ranch one of the most diverse and exciting outdoor experiences in Texas. Springfed creeks and expansive bottom lands intertwined with rocky hillsides and steep terrain create the perfect habitat for a unique and breathtaking wildlife experience at Tributary Sporting Club. Join us today for a world-class exotic safari! 


Relax in one of our 3,000 square-foot luxury cabins. Each cabin offers comfort and elegance. Our two-story get-aways offer you privacy, peace,  and quiet place to relax while winding down after a day on the ranch. Premium amenities will make your stay restful and relaxing.

“The most important component of the property at large is our people, collaborating within a values-based culture.”


Make Tributary Sporting Club your home for world-class trophy whitetail deer and exotic hunts. Whether enjoying your hunt from a comfortable enclosed blind or riding on an African-style safari hunt, you will encounter exquisite trophy animals only a trigger-pull away. Whether treating yourself, your family, or your clients to a hunt, you will not be disappointed at Tributary Sporting Club.


We have redefined the hunting experience at Tributary Sporting Club. With more than 30 species of native and exotic wildlife, our ranch provides every hunter with a unique opportunity to rekindle your passion for the outdoors. No matter your skill level, our professional guides see to it that you are comfortable, confident, and ready when the perfect moment presents itself!


White-tailed deer hunting is still king in Texas! Hunters from all over the country and the world come to Tributary Sporting Club for the opportunity to shoot Texas Giants! Our world-class deer herd provides hunters the opportunity to chase some of the biggest and best whitetails on the planet. Whether you like big frames, tall tines, width, droptines, stickers, or massive beams, we have the perfect deer for you! You won’t find a more diverse deer herd in the country – and we have the pictures to prove it!