About the Study Guide

You are looking at the Kansas Hunter’s Ed Study Guide. At the present time, you cannot obtain hunter education certification from Hunter Ed. However, you can use this Study Guide as a resource to learn more about hunter safety.

Portable Tree Stands

Portable tree stands can be safe and environmentally friendly. Homemade stands should not be used. Commercial stands that are manufactured, certified, and tested to industry standards are best. You should follow the manufacturer's instructions and also practice installing a tree stand before you go hunting. Portable tree stands come in three basic types: hang-ons, climbing stands, and ladder stands.

A permanent tree stand