Free Deer Stand Plans

A List of Free Plans for Building a Deer Stand

If you're a deer hunter, or know someone who is, you should consider using one of the below free deer stand plans to take your deer hunting to the next level.

These plans include free-standing deer stand plans, as well as, tree deer stand plans. They are in a variety of sizes, all with different features, so you should find just the deer stand that will work best for your hunting ground.

You'll find diagrams, step-by-step building instructions, photos, material lists, cut lists, and more helpful resources as a part of these free deer stand plans.

These free deer stand plans are just some of many free woodworking plans that are available, such as ones that show you how to build a tree housecabin, go-cartkitchen island, picnic table, desk, coffee tableshed, rabbit hutch, jewelry box, and chicken coop.

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Free Deer Stand Plan from My Outdoor Plans

A green deer stand in a field.
MyOutdoorPlans.com

This 6x6 deer stand can hold several people at once and has windows on all sides.

A list of materials and tools are given, and each object that's needed to build the deer stand are marked on an overview image so as to give a very easy-to-understand visual on how all the pieces fit together.

In addition to an overview, the plan explains how to build a deer stand with step-by-step instructions and pictures. More

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Free 2-Level Deer Stand Plan at Free Deer Stand Plans.com

A two-level deer stand.
Michael Sakowski

This plan has you put together a deer stand that reaches 15 feet along a tree, with both a platform at the top and one at just 6 feet off the ground.

In 5 parts, you'll find a walkthrough that includes a list of materials, cutting instructions, info on putting the top and bottom levels together, and finishing the top. More

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Free Deer Tree Stand Plan at Hho4free.com

A deer stand up in a tree in the woods.
hho4free.com

This plan describes building a deer stand around a tree, so it also includes a hand-rail, platform, and a ladder.

The instructions call for a 16-foot ladder and have details for putting all the pieces together, along with all the specific measurements.

Actual images of this deer stand are found at the bottom of this plan. More

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Free Octagon Deer Blind Plan

Illustration of an octagon deer blind plan

Download this PDF file to get a deer blind plan that's raised off the ground with a ladder entrance, but doesn't require a tree for support.

This plan doesn't have as much of a text explanation as some of the others ​on this list. Instead, there are lots of drawings and measurements that you must focus on to understand how to build the deer blind. More

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The Outdoor Texan's Free Deer Blind Plan

A wooden deer blind.
OutdoorTexan.com

The Outdoor Texan has this free 4x8 deer blind plan on a single page with several images to follow along with.

This deer blind may take around 10 hours to complete and is estimated to cost around $300. More

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Free Deer Stand Plans.com's Economy Deer Stand Plan

Picture of a deer stand with a swivel chair
Michael Sakowski

Though there's zero protection from wind and other weather conditions, this deer stand can be built much cheaper than most.

It stands 8 feet tall and 42 inches wide with a swivel seat at the top.

Follow along with the plan details for a materials and cut list, info on building the ladder, top, and seat, as well as assembling all the pieces together and setting up the stand. More

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Free Deer Stand Plans.com

Picture of a deer stand with a closed layer
Michael Sakowski

This is another free deer stand plan from FreeDeerStandPlans.com, but instead of being open to the elements, this stand has two layers, both of which has a top and one that's entirely closed in.

Like most of the deer stand plans in this list, FreeDeerStandPlans.com has all the materials you need plus written instructions to understand how it's built.

More actual images of the stand can be found at the link above, More

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DIY Deer Shooting Blind from My Outdoor Plans

A wooden deer shooting blind.
My Outdoor Plans

This deer box stand plan has plenty of diagrams and directions to help you build it.

You'll also find lots of user photos and comments to make changes to your deer stand to include a blind and other features. More

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Bob Scheierl's Free Deer Stand Plan

The Scheierl deer stand is a ladder and floor/platform built alongside a tree, and it's one of the easier ones to build.

All the instructions for this deer stand are in one image that you can save and print off.

It includes a full list of materials that you need, 14 steps to get you through the building process, and measurements for all the cuts that need to be performed.

This plan also has some modified versions of it that may be more suitable for what you're after. More