my reply left me thinking.I know i know be careful ya might hurtyerself,ohh that the smoke i smell...Stands left up seaon after season each year.Does putting yer stand up allow you stake"claim"to that spot?i say ye for the season but not year after year.what about,the stand is there but you know they only hunt weekends,can you use the stand?and what about those people that walk in on your well groomed/tacked path and stand 100/50yrds behind you and shout"HEY YA SEE ANYTHING?can we legal wing em?
"Go afield with a good attitude, with respect for the wildlife you hunt and for the forest and fields in which you walk. Immerse yourself in the outdoor experience. It will cleanse your soul and make you a better person." - Fred Bear