Outdoor Skills - Hunting Q&A

Is antler rattling effective when you're hunting from a tree stand?

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Sometimes, provided that there are a good number of deer in the area, a high ratio of bucks to does, and not a lot of hunters stomping around and spooking them. I have rattled, and watched other people rattle, from Texas to Anticosti Island, and the results have been erratic at best.