Hunting safety is top priority for hunter Bill Harvey, and in his opinion, Summit Treestands offers the best equipment to keep sportsmen safe from falls—as well as the ultimate guide to tree stand safety.
Tip #1: Select a tree that’s alive and healthy, without any noticeable rot or damage, and make sure it meets the size criteria outlined by your tree stand company.
Tip #2: Never hunt without a high-quality safety harness.
Tip #3: Inspect your safety harness for wear-and-tear throughout the hunting season.
Tip #4: Keep your eye on the weather for conditions like rain, sleet, ice, or snow that may make climbing tree stands dangerous.
For the full list of hunting safety tips, read the full article here.
What would have been the talk of the Archery Trade Association (ATA) Show this year, if it wasn’t canceled due to COVID-19, is the all-new Summit Viper Pro SD aluminum climbing stand and Dual Axis Hang-on stand.
With deer hunting season over and spring upon us, now is the time to ensure your treestands remain in good condition during the off-season to make your fall pre-season prep even easier. Whether it’s for your favorite Summit climber or multiple hang-on setups, here are some tips for maintenance.
With another deer hunting season in the books, now’s the time when stands start to get taken down and put in storage while you eagerly await next fall. As you follow your checklist for off-season maintenance, this is the perfect opportunity to inspect a critical treestand lifeline–your Full-Body Fall Arrest Harness System (FBFAHS).