The NxtStep Removable Treestand Climbing Step System is a patent pending removable climbing steps system with LocOut technology. It features Floating V Slide to set the sticks at the optimal angle. It has simple strap connections with no metal hooks. EZ grip knobs and guide pin for quick insertion. It features snap button connections, foot guard and no slip foot tape, T-handle for added safety and is maintenance free. Quick and quiet insertions and removal. TMA tested and rated for 350 pounds. It is field tested, weighs 20 pounds, 16 feet and made in the USA.