Black Tree


1070 TX-71 W, Smithville, TX


Black Tree, with its world class facilities, has emerged as a premier weapons, situational awareness, and survival training facility located in the heart of Texas.

Black Tree provides customized training for groups and individuals alike.  Black Tree also offers membership to its private shooting club. Black Tree’s 5-Star amenities are also available for weddings, birthdays, graduation parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, family reunions, corporate retreats and other events.


Black Tree is an experiential training company that equips individuals and groups for survival in unexpected circumstances. Its world-class facilities and elite instructors provide exposure to a wide variety of resilience and survival training with techniques and services appropriately tailored for individuals, groups, law enforcement and security personnel, and the military. Black Tree’s unique program of combat training, hand-to-hand protection techniques, and direct exposure and use of modern weaponry incorporates virtual reality scenarios that imitate real-life situations. In life and death circumstances, Black Tree prepares you for life. Black Tree is located in Smithville, Texas and offers courses throughout the year.  To find out more about course offerings or to register for a class, visit Black Tree’s website at


Black Tree is located in beautiful Bastrop County Texas. The 280 Acre ranch and its facilities offer panoramic views for miles. We can assist with planning a perfect event that will create a lifetime of memories.

Our staff is here to assist you with every aspect of your event to include catering, lodging, and transportation. Please call for pricing and availability. Check out venue photo here.

  • Weddings
  • Birthdays
  • Graduation Parties
  • Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
  • Office Parties
  • Family Reunions