Tree stands are used to give deer hunters improved visibility for making a kill. Safety should be the first concern for hunters who use deer stands, as heights and guns are a dangerous mix. Take this quiz to learn about how to set up a tree stand.
What is the main purpose of a tree stand in hunting?
place to rest
What is considered a low height for a tree stand?
How high may some hunters install a tree stand?
Which stand is attached to a tree?
What stand is easier to get up and down from?
What type of stand is a good choice for terrain without many trees?
Before you select a tree stand, what should you do?
check for restrictions
take climbing lessons
buy extra insurance
What is a sign that deer are in an area?
undisturbed plant life
What is a sign that a tree is not strong?
What kind of bark indicates a tree suitable for a tree stand?
What direction should you face when hunting from the stand?
towards deer signs
away from deer signs
Why do some hunters set up their tree stand several days before the hunt?
give deer a chance to acclimate
time for settling into the tree or soil
A tree stand is useful for hunting with what type of weapon?
What safety equipment may prevent serious injury from a fall?
Where do climbing sticks attach to?
What equipment can give you a foothold onto a tree?