Deer Stands Knoxville TN

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(865) 531-2221
The Commons
Knoxville, TN
 
River Sports Outfitters Inc
danrak@danrak.com
2918 Sutherland Avenue
Knoxville, TN
 
Sport Seasons
(865) 524-6226
E Town Mall
Knoxville, TN
 
Mascot Memorabilia Inc
(865) 212-4222
6512 Baum Dr
Knoxville, TN
 
Banana Republic
(865) 470-2622
7600 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(865) 379-1480
221 Hamilton Crossing Dr
Alcoa, TN
 
Bass Pro Sports
(865) 932-5600
3629 Outdoor Sportsmans Place
Kodak, TN
Hours
Mon - Sat 9:00 AM - 10:00 PMSun 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Gap The
(865) 531-3943
7600 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN
 
Lids
(865) 693-3388
7600 Kingston Pike Ste 1606
Knoxville, TN
 
New Balance Knoxville
(865) 539-1100
8027 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN
 

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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