July 31st, 2008, 01:52 PM
traditional archery hat for hunting
hey guys, what hat do you guys wear while hunting with your recurve or longbows. Where can i find a hat for hunting, I have been just turning my regular cap backwards but sometimes i would like a little bit of a bill.
July 31st, 2008, 03:12 PM
When hunting,I use a wool felt crusher from Cabela's.I have the nuloden and a khaki camo
Last edited by JimPic; July 31st, 2008 at 03:14 PM.
July 31st, 2008, 03:40 PM
thanks but down here in mississippi during bow season its anywhere from 85- 97 degrees and that would be hot
July 31st, 2008, 05:22 PM
July 31st, 2008, 05:42 PM
LL bean even has camo boonie hats - I just saw one at Gander Mountain that had a mesh top (I would only use that for two weeks) 20 bucks
google boonie hat
July 31st, 2008, 06:52 PM
July 31st, 2008, 07:23 PM
bucket hats work well as I can fold away the brim to allow complete string clearance.
July 31st, 2008, 08:34 PM
What's that red dot on that Dingo's face - laser sight, it makes his mouth move
August 1st, 2008, 06:35 AM
its his tongue....licking his lips....must have spotted a baby
August 1st, 2008, 12:17 PM
I was at Cabelas last night and they have a mesh style boonie for 12 bucks
August 1st, 2008, 10:46 PM
hey wings! i would suggest trying a do rag. thats what i wear here in ohio until the cold weather sets in. they are very light weight they have no bill to get in the way of the string. give on a try. i bought mine at bass pro here in cincinnati.
August 2nd, 2008, 08:09 AM
I've had good luck wearing a runner's cap. They are usually made from cool max, made to soak up sweat before it drips into your eyes, and have a short bill. The only draw back is they are normally pretty bright color wise if that matters to you.
August 4th, 2008, 03:44 PM
Scent lock has a short brimmed bowhunter hat. In cold weather a fleece woolie cap.
August 4th, 2008, 11:40 PM
I wear an old Rancho Safari boonie hat ,works great and it has lots of MOJO. I've killed a lot deer with a stick and string while wearing it. it's the only thing you will see me wearing on a consistant basis.
August 5th, 2008, 06:29 PM
Bass Pro Shops has a couple of short-billed ballcaps for bowhunters. I just picked one up last weekend in Bossier City. It was $9.99 and came with a Team Realtree t-shirt.
August 6th, 2008, 01:31 AM
I didn't see a combo deal like that one in Denham Springs.
Originally Posted by rod251
I did see this on there website:
August 6th, 2008, 01:51 AM
parachute silk bandana, excellent medicine for hot days
August 6th, 2008, 10:37 AM
August 6th, 2008, 09:05 PM
I got mine at a local hat shop (now closed).
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