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The Herald: How to Play It Safe This Deer Season


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.