Do you guys wear Camo?

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Do you guys wear Camo?

Post by Karl » Sun Jul 17, 2016 7:54 pm

Coming from a previously rifle background, just curious as to what folks wear hunting out there. Does camo help?

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Post by georgiaboy » Sun Jul 17, 2016 8:02 pm

You can call me an old fart but all I use is the old woodlands pattern. :)
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Post by one shot scott » Sun Jul 17, 2016 8:41 pm

I do wear camo to break up the pattern. I try to do what I can to avoid looking like a human sitting ina tree :lol:
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Post by sproulman » Sun Jul 17, 2016 8:56 pm

Yes on camo and buy soft ones ..does it make difference on deer seeing you not that i can see ..I like it because i feel i am hidden from people also ..

deer smell you invest in good rubber boots for archery they smell your feet,spray your clothes with scent remover and put in bag away from odors..

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Post by L. E. Carroll » Mon Jul 18, 2016 12:09 am

I hunt on the ground, pretty exclusivly in a spot and stalk method. I always rely pretty heavily on my Camo...

This year I am also going to include a couple different types of ghilie suits into the mix as a couple places I lay in wait for mule deer the desert camo one could help me blend into the sage brush better. One has a face net and the other, a hood which also works well.

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Post by wildcatter » Mon Jul 18, 2016 1:09 am

Don't know? just what I wear year round! I do worry more about wind and odor, but always try and blend into my surroundings,,,,,, whites greys and browns don't care much fer dark patterns.
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Post by amythntr » Mon Jul 18, 2016 6:07 am

.....only to bed! :shock: :mrgreen:

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Post by flightattendant100 » Mon Jul 18, 2016 6:20 pm

amythntr wrote:.....only to bed! :shock: :mrgreen:

Anthony :)
Colton has camo boxers!! :lol: :lol: :lol: The kid wears camo to church! He thinks he is "Duck Dynasty" I guess. He is still prayin' for the beard.

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Post by Stocksoccer » Mon Jul 18, 2016 7:54 pm

I wore military camo for years when my budget was tight, it worked well. I do have scent lock gear and works roughly the same. Still getting deer, and yotes.

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Post by xcaliber » Mon Jul 18, 2016 8:06 pm

Covering your face goes a long way in my opinion. I have had more close encounters since I bought into that belief. Dark solid colors work great too if you sit still. I do wear camo. though, mostly so other hunters don't find me! :lol: :lol:
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Post by vixenmaster » Tue Jul 19, 2016 1:04 pm

Some times i wear camo some times i jus mix dull muted colored clothin. Grays tans brn's some blk, green dull type
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Post by VixChix » Thu Jul 21, 2016 12:17 pm

flightattendant100 wrote: Colton has camo boxers!! :lol: :lol: :lol: The kid wears camo to church! He thinks he is "Duck Dynasty" I guess. He is still prayin' for the beard.
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Re: Do you guys wear Camo?

Post by Rather-B-Huntin » Thu Jul 21, 2016 4:38 pm

Camo clothing? Yes! Pattern depends on time of year and terrain.

But most important is disguising your scent. I've stood within 10 yards of deer wearing jeans and flannel shirt, with the wind in my favor, and they looked right at me and continued to feed. Fool their nose and fooling the rest of their senses becomes easier.
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Post by papabear1 » Fri Jul 22, 2016 9:44 am

amythntr wrote:.....only to bed! :shock: :mrgreen:

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