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OFF-SEASON CHECKLIST FOR TREESTAND MAINTENANCE

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.

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Treestand Buyer's Guide

At Summit, we are constantly striving to build the world's best tree stands.  Every waking hour of our engineer's lives is devoted to the pursuit of the perfect tree stand. The truth about stands however is that there's no such thing. Stands, like fishing lures or game calls, are job specific - you wouldn't go deer hunting with duck calls now would you? Similarly, hunters should equip themselves with the stands that were engineered and built to fit their specific needs.

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Trimming Shooting Lanes

Many well-hidden stands need a little trimming done around them to ensure a clear shot, but don’t get carried away or you could ruin your hotspot. 

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Two Whitetail Deer in the Snow

What is the Second Rut?

Have you heard about the second rut before, but don’t know what it is or how to hunt it? We’ll detail exactly what this flurry of buck activity a month after the main rut is and how to best hunt it.

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