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Elevated stands place the hunter above ground level. They can be tree stands placed in or against trees, or free-standing structures. They have become increasingly popular in recent years with both firearm and bow hunters. While they offer certain advantages, they also have some drawbacks, including a degree of risk.

Video: Preparing To Hunt From a Tree Stand

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When hunting in Montana, hunters aren’t allowed to use trail cameras during any hunting season or in hunting areas. Please check the Montana hunting regulations before using trail cameras for scouting purposes.