Vortex High Country Tripod

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When out in the field hunting game or hiking the mountains enjoying the view, you want to make sure your pack stays light. The Vortex® High Country Tripod is a great way to give you a steady view while being lightweight and easy to carry. With different leg angles, the tripod remains stable even on uneven terrain, and the flip-lever leg locks keep the tripod from collapsing. Enjoy a steadier view with the Vortex® High Country Tripod.
  • Weight: 2.2 lbs.
  • Folded Height: 21 in.
  • Folded Width: 3.8 in.
  • Height: 15 to 52.3 in.
  • Maximum Load: 5 lbs.
  • Ball head
  • Carry case
  • Quick-release plate

Customer Reviews

4.4 / 5.0
14 Reviews
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Works great I. My coyote hunts
May 17, 2020
2 months ago
Built to last!
This tripod is light, compact, and sturdy. I have mounted my phone, Kaibabs 18x56, and a spotting scope on this tripod. When glassing it is best used sitting down or standing up if tripod is on a higher platform. The pan and tilt is smooth with the tighting and loosening of a knob. When the pan and tilt knob is locked you do not have to worry about losing the acquired target. This tripod fit great in my pack. I will be upgrading to the Pro GT since I am 6ft tall and would rather glass while standing.
April 15, 2020
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Great Lightweight Tripod
Bought this a few months back to couple with my Spotting Scope. It was worked out great. I was skeptical at first of the lightweight design and thin legs but it held up in some pretty stout Colorado Prairie winds. The legs are quiet to set up and very adjustable to account for terrain. Tall enough to be used while standing or sitting and works great.
January 14, 2020
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Very poor quality.
Legs are too close together wich makes it unstable. The legs are wobbly and add to it being unstable. The neck that the head rotates in is loose wich let's your scope rock back n forth. I don't recommend buying this tripod.
November 28, 2019
8 months ago
Response from SCHEELS
Thank you for your review! We're sorry to hear this product is not working out. Everything you buy at SCHEELS, on sale or otherwise, is guaranteed satisfactory or your money back. You don't take chances at SCHEELS ... ever. Just got to www.scheels.com/returns for your pre-paid return label. If you have any other questions or concerns feel free to email us at contactus@scheels.com. Thank you for choosing SCHEELS! - Logan
December 1, 2019
Logan L
Light Weight and Sturdy
I purchased this tripod last year before my deer and elk hunts in Arizona. I am very happy with my purchase. It was just what I wanted.
May 1, 2019
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Great match with my spotter
Great match with my Viper spotter! Nice and light weight for those long days in the mountains chasing elk. Wish it had a handle though.
May 1, 2019
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It’s extremely lightweight!
I got this tripod with my Vortex Viper spotting scope and it is extremely lightweight. This is definitely meant to be taken out on backcountry hunts and go on more rugged adventures. The legs are kinda thin and would be easy to break if a tree branch where to fall on it or something like that where to happen. Remember this can be used for spotting people when percision shooting but isn’t the greatest for things like that, if you are gonna be using this to spot shots at long ranges I would recommend one of the nicer vortex tripods that are a little more stable and have a handle to move the scope, this one seems to be more of a lightweight backcountry tripod you can take anywhere without it weighing you down.
May 1, 2019
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Love Love Love
I’ve had mine for about 5 year and I use it for so many things ! It’s great quality and I love it ! I recommend it to anyone
May 1, 2019
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Works great very strong.
March 4, 2019
1 year ago
Exactly what I wanted and expected to be. A high quality, very lightweight tripod!
January 20, 2019
1 year ago