What is the number one cause of injury or death while hunting? If you said firearm accidents, think again. One in three people will fall while in a tree stand, which is a statistic all too frightening to avoid. This may be our “Just for Kids” segment, but this is a lesson all hunters should follow 100% of the time.
TREE STAND HANGING TOOL KIT
In July and August, treestand hanging is hot, sweaty, buggy work. You do not want to fight the elements to reach a “perfect” location only to discover you don’t have the gear you need. It’s infuriating and means another disruptive trip in and out. To avoid retracing your steps, here’s a quick checklist.