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Best light weight camo rain gear

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In my continuing upgrade of my hunting equipment, I am looking for new camo rain gear. I want it to be tough,quiet, light weight, windproof yet breathable and of course 100% waterproof. It does not have to be warm, because bowhunting the Delta in October can be brutally hot. I layer underneath the jacket and pants in cold weather. As long as it blocks the wind and rain, that should be fine. I am not looking for a bulky rain suit. Many thanks to you guys for the opinions on the hunting knife. I've narrowed it down to a couple of choices and I will let you know what I pick. In my shopping thus far for the rain gear, I've had a little sticker shock with some jackets alone going for $200 bucks. For that money it had BETTER keep me dry! haha! Thanks in advance for any advice you guys have.....
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Froggs
Frogg Toggs
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rain gear
Cabelas MT050. It's pricey, but it's everything you described and it's packable.
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You pick what you want for way cheaper
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frogs
i know the frog toggs work but to me they seem a little loud ..just my opinion i like the rain suede i think its called
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Rain Gear
I would shy away from Frogg Toggs. They are really more for fishing than hunting as they are very noisy and not very good at repelling water in a heavy rain - been there and done that! I'll never own any more of that stuff.
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Camo Frogg Toggs
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Interesting tidbit
I have some gore tex rain pants that I used when I was a mail carrier. They cost about $120 and they were excellent for the wind and pretty good for repelling most of the rain. the problem I had and I have heard and read this from other hunters---if you sit in gore tex, you tend to get a wet behind. It seems that while gore tex lives up to its reputation for being breathable, a liability is water tends to get through at a contact point. Again I do not want to spend an arm and a leg to get something that keeps me "somewhat" dry. Sitting in a tree stand in the rain for hours at a time is a very good test. Please let me know if your gear passes this test and what type is it. I've heard that Game Hide makes some good stuff. Any feed back on that?
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gore tex
iv' experienced the same thing with my gore tex pants...i have a jacket and a pair of pants made out of saddle cloth and they work relly well not usually cheap but i found both of them on sale at economy boots in alex a few years ago..soft quiet and water proof
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Kool Dri
I haven't tried it myself, but my nephew has, and swears it's the best thing since icemakers.

http://kooldrirainwear.com/
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RAIN GEAR
I bought the herters rain pants and jacket from cabelas and could not be happier, they go on easy and you can get the complete set for about $100-120. my 2 cents.....
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browning
Browning dry lite rain gear very light weight breathable ,and very quite you can roll up and fit in your coat pocket the best I used so far
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get sum yet?
Did you make a decision yet? I am looking for the same exact thing. I was in bass pro this weekend and saw some red head stretch rainwear. It felt pretty awesome. I didnt buy it yet because I wanted to see if there were any reviews on it, (but couldnt find any).
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Still looking
I went to Cabela's and Bass Pro. I have searched the internet and read all the reviews. One thing that I am looking for that eliminates some of them is that I want to be able to wear it in October at the Delta where the temp can still be near 90 degrees. Anything that brags how warm it keeps you is not what I am looking for. Gamehide makes some interesting stuff. The Kool Dri stuff does not give any reviews or too much info about the material. The noisiness of Rain Toggs scares me. Even the pricy MT050 stuff from Cabela's has its detractors also. The stretchable rain gear at Bass Pro seems very suceptible to getting cut by briars or sharp sticks, though extremely light weight it does not seem very tough. So bottom line is I am still researching, but truth be told my stuff is old and not that great so whatever I get will be an update.
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Gore Tex
I would recommend something with GoreTex. Although I've never sat in a puddle of whater, I can tell you that my RedHead packable Gore Tex jacket has never let me down. I currently use some army issue gore tex pants when I need to cover my legs. My buddy bought some insulated Red Head waterproof coat/pants (not gore tex) three years ago to use on a Tensas deer hunt. We sat in out stands all morning in the pouring rain. He looked like a soaked buzzard sitting in a tree. That particular waterproof product didn't do it's job.
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RAIN GEAR
THE KIND THAT KEEPS YOU DRY!!!!
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Rain gear
I have a Drake lightweight pullover rainjacket that I like. I've only had it a year and have not been in any longterm downpours, but have been in occasional short term showers. Seems to work great. Did not need pants so I can't comment on whether Drake makes a good pant.
In addition, I do have a set of Cabela's "Guidewear" Gore-tex raingear that works great but I use this raingear for fishing and I don't think this material would be quiet enough for hunting.
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carhart?
has any body tried the carhart rain jacket? i bet it is very tough. i just wonder about the heat. i'm looking to replace my (junk) frog toggs, and this is a very hard item to find.
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squaltex
I just purchased the squaltex top & bottom from bass pro it will be a little to warm for hot days. Im hoping it will work fine for temps. 70 or below. when it gets cold hopefully it does I will wear insulated underwear under it.
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Gamehide Journey
I decided to try the Gamehide Journey jacket and pants after reading the users reviews and I also have a buddy that has had a Gamehide rain jacket for a few years and he absolutely loves it. When it comes in, I will test it out and let you guys know how well it works.
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Re: Best light weight camo rain gear
update?
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Re: Best light weight camo rain gear
check our Columbia gear
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Re: Best light weight camo rain gear
Man this is an old post! The Gamehide was OK. It was comfortable enough, but not 100% waterproof. also It picked up a lot of those stickers that come out in the winter. Those things are near impossible to get off. Still have not found what I was looking for...hey maybe I will write a song...Haha!
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