I have used aTreelounge treestand for about 15 years. I made my own after seeing the stand in a video. I used Aluminium from old balcony railings and cored it with wood to minimize noise. The absolute most comfy stand I have ever hunted out of, I can stay in it all day long, no problem.
It depends on what type of hunting you do and how far you have to pack it in.
I don't think there's one climber that perfect for all situations. I have a summit and it's very comfortable, but not great for bowhunting and I have a lone wolf that's light and great for bowhunting, but not real comfortable.
So what does your rifle cleaning kit look like? Is it a mess of bore brushes, different solvents and oils? Here may be the answer for you. I’m not going to recommend on how to clean your rifle or shotgun since you should already know that but suggest a way for you to keep all your supplies organized and where you can find them without getting four or five different boxes out to get everything together. And if you are like me and have a half dozen different calibers and...