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Tripod tips for long distance glassing: Part 2

Tripod glassing tips for hunting

Glassing long distance with a Sirui tripod and Zeiss spotting scope. Photo credit: Brady Miller

This is the second part look at tripod tips for long-distance glassing. If you missed part one, you can check out that article below. The following videos are answering several of the most common questions I get asked when it comes to long-range glassing with tripods.

Tripod Tips Part One

Also, for all your optic or tripod questions, you can always email me at or call me at (702) 847-8747 | Ext. 2. I'm always happy to help you out in selecting the perfect optic package.

The importance of a level tripod

A quick tip on why it's important to level your tripod to make sure you don't miss any game in the field.

Standing vs. sitting - What should you do when glassing?

A quick breakdown of the pros and cons of standing or sitting while glassing in the field.


How to set up a tripod with maximum stability

A quick tip on properly setting up your tripod to get the most stability for glassing.


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John I. - posted 2 months ago on 12-31-2019 03:55:41 pm

Appreciate this series. Not everyone is experienced with using a tripod for glassing. Thanks for the tips!

Michael N. - posted 2 months ago on 12-31-2019 07:24:54 am
Midland, Michigan

Great work on this video series. It's the basic stuff, but sometimes we forget.