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Ground blinds are makeshift, temporary, or portable structures located on the ground that conceal the hunter. They're made of everything from plywood to camouflage-patterned fabric.

Hunter in ground blind
Ground blinds, often made of branches, conceal the hunter.

You should situate ground blinds:

  • Downwind, based on the normal wind pattern during a given time of day, such as morning
  • Away from the sun
  • Where the foreground and background are safest