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muskie55

climber treestands

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I am looking to buy a climber treestand for the upcoming archery season and I am wondering if anyone could offer up an opinion on what brand/model to get. I know that Lone Wolf is probably top of the line but they are so expensive. Are they worth the money or are there any cheaper options?

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I swear by the Ol'MAn climbers. Very simple, basic and I have had nothing but good luck with them.

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I have one that I really like, I think it's a Summit (or maybe an API).

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I have a basic summit climber I think I got for $190. its SO comfortable. but I dont find myself using it a lot due to a lack of straight trees without limbs. nonetheless, they are really nice stands.

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I have a summit and a gorilla and the gorilla is still in the box havent used it yet cause I like the summit so much but this year I'll give it a try

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You cant go wrong with a Summit. I have both a Viper and a Goliath. Solid, reliable, reasonably light, and very safe!

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I have an API, and think it is great.

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i like the gorilla stands. i got the gorilla Pro-Series Greyback Deluxe Hunter and i love it. very comfortable and roomy

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I love my summit climber. The only thing that I would caution about the summit's are the cord can sometime slip on some types of trees. There are some climbers with better cords/chains that go around the tree. I would also consider the accessories that you can put on the stand, such as: Gun holder, bow holder, bag accessory, whatever you want. I love mine, but I have customized my accessories to fit my hunting needs. It is definately safe and comfortable. I stay in mine from 4:30am-7pm straight and never had an issue with comfort.

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