Deer Stands Evansville IN

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(812) 402-9100
The Pavilion
Evansville, IN
 
Fare Loans & Jewelry
(812) 468-4000
1432 North Fares Avenue
Evansville, IN
 
Gus Doerner Sports
(812) 477-6458
6219 Vogel Road
Evansville, IN
 
Gear Up
(812) 475-1119
1316 North Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
JCPenney
(812) 477-7222
800 N Green River Rd
Evansville, IN
 
Cutco Cutlery
(812) 962-0052
4772 Covert Avenue
Evansville, IN
 
Cooper`s Hawk Archery
(812) 402-3735
1625 North Garvin Street
Evansville, IN
 
Gilles Cycling & Fitness
(812) 477-8828
1412 South Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
Get Wet Inc
(812) 477-5004
1314 North Green River Road
Evansville, IN
 
Bicycle World
(812) 473-2453
3810 East Morgan Avenue
Evansville, IN
 

How high should you set your deer stand

I have hunted with a lot of different people who have different opinions on how high a hunter should set his deer stand.

The biggest part of setting your deerstand is to set it to where you are comfortable. If you are not comfortable because your deerstand is way too high in the tree, most likely you are not going to be making comfortable shots.

My opinion though, I think the higher up you can get the better chance you have of not spooking a deer. I like to set my stands anywhere from 25 ft. to 32 ft. being this is the highest I can get without feeling a little uncomfortable being any higher. A lot of the guys I hunt with tend to keep there stands around 15ft. to 20ft. I have hunted a lot out of both heights and I seem to see and keep deer around me a lot longer when I am higher in the tree. There is a better chance that your natural smell is going to stay higher in the air and the deer are less likely to smell you out. The deer don't seem to pay attention to things that high in the tree. They just have a harder time seeing that high up.

So if you want to see more deer and have deer hang around your stand a lot longer, push that stand a little higher than most hunters do and you will see the difference yourself.

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