Deer Stands Gillette WY

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Gillette Primetime Paintball
(307) 685-3752
403 W Lakeway Rd
Gillette, WY
 
T T Guns & Ammo
(307) 682-5283
13646 State Highway 51
Rozet, WY
 
All Pro Cyclery
(307) 682-1233
114 S Gillette Ave
Gillette, WY
 
Cottonwood Professional Shop
(307) 532-3868
Municipal Golf Cours
Torrington, WY
 
Sports Authority
(307) 632-0712
Frontier Mall, 1400 Del Range Boulevard
Cheyenne, WY
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 6:00pm Mall store hours may vary.

Rocky Mountain Discount Sports
(307) 686-0221
4706 S Douglas Hwy
Gillette, WY
 
Universal Athletic Service
(307) 686-6605
1211 S Douglas Hwy
Gillette, WY
 
Deb's Bed & Bath Boutique
(307) 686-4919
221 S Gillette Ave
Gillette, WY
 
Rendezvous River Sports
(307) 733-2471
P.O. Box 9201
Jackson, WY
 
Rendezvous River Sports / Jackson Hole Kayak School
(307) 733-2471
PO Box 9201
Jackson, WY
 

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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