The Advantages of Hunting on the Ground

Text and Photo by Bob Humphrey

Shooting at ground level offers many advantages over treestands, but there are several strategies you must employ.

Treestand hunting is the most common method for bowhunters. An elevated perch offers greater visibility, allows you to move in the presence of deer and helps with scent-control.

Bowhunting on the ground is more difficult, but it certainly is not impossible. Following are the advantages and factors to consider for optimal success. Continue reading