Minnesota Hunter Safety Course


Why Treestand Safety?

Using a treestand offers many advantages to hunters; however hunting from an elevated position also includes certain risks and can cause serious injury or death.

Current research of reported incidents involving treestands indicates that a majority of hunters (82%) were NOT using a fall restraint system.

By using a Fall Arrest System/Full Body Harness properly and applying some basic treestnad safety principles taught here, treestand accidents could be significantly reduced or eliminated.