Deer Stands Springfield MA

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(860) 253-9475
Stateline Plaza
Enfield, CT
 
Sports Authority
(413) 493-7091
50 Holyoke Street, #DP02
Holyoke, MA
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Jr. Season Lease, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 10:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 6:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Just Rite Auto Trim
(860) 253-0177
33 Palomba Drive
Enfield, CT
 
Smola`s Flyfishing Guide & Services
(860) 763-1856
483 Hazard Avenue
Enfield, CT
 
Taylor Rental Center of EnfieldQ
(860) 741-5999
150 Enfield Street
Enfield, CT
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(413) 747-3811
393 Memorial Avenue - Century Shopping Center
West Springfield, MA
Hours
10:00AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:00PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 6:00PM SUNDAY

Enfield Motor Sports Inc
(860) 741-2173
27 Palomba Drive
Enfield, CT
 
State Line Cycles
(860) 253-0221
270 Enfield Street
Enfield, CT
 
Mark`s Motor Sports
(860) 741-5115
70 Enfield Street
Enfield, CT
 
REC Components
(860) 749-3476
72 Shaker Road Suite 8
Enfield, CT
 

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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