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Which camo pattern do you like best for doves? #7573714 08/06/19 11:02 PM
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Realtree, Mossy oak, others?

What's the trick of the trade to getting the
right clothing for any particular dove hunt?

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Just not that complicated. It’s really not. Just hold still you will be fine.

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Brown/tan shorts and a tan/green shirt is what I wear. I ain’t dressing up for doves.


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Re: Which camo pattern do you like best for doves? [Re: Walkabout] #7573996 08/07/19 12:48 PM
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Originally Posted by Walkabout
Just not that complicated. It’s really not. Just hold still you will be fine.


Yup....limiting movement is much more important than camo....


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Re: Which camo pattern do you like best for doves? [Re: sam_mccloud] #7574550 08/07/19 11:00 PM
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Reminds me of the grounds keeper in caddyshack.

I'll admit, I have looked for camo with some yeller in it.


No matter how high a duck flies a hammer still breaks a window.
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From my experience camo patterns do not really matter. I do recommend a drab earth tone, but the biggest thing is limit the amount of movement until you are ready to mount the gun. I’ve killed countless limits sitting on a bucket next to a white pickup truck. The truck wasn’t moving and neither was I. The past couple years we’ve used a pop-up tent as our shade and it works great. At one time Academy had camo or drab green pop-up tents.

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Wranglers, shell belt and no shirt. I have a tan!

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Originally Posted by snake oil
Wranglers, shell belt and no shirt. I have a tan!

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Originally Posted by jnd59
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Reminds me of the grounds keeper in caddyshack.

I'll admit, I have looked for camo with some yeller in it.


Oh they make it. Full sunflowers on shirts/hats. The shirts look rediculous. One outfitter we were with had it for sale. He had 50 guys a day for a month straight so sold plenty I guess. Funniest hunt was some guys were wearing the vendor issued baby blue Columbia shirts given out as a gift before we hit the fields. They luckily scared all the birds to me for an easy limit. Hilarious watching them run around in those things.

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On a hot field blaze orange will work.

Just wear some comfy jeans and long sleeve t shirt

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Originally Posted by rickym
Brown/tan shorts and a tan/green shirt is what I wear. I ain’t dressing up for doves.


Same here.


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Originally Posted by bobcat1
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Wranglers, shell belt and no shirt. I have a tan!

roflmao

Camo speedo.


No matter how high a duck flies a hammer still breaks a window.
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Clothing really doesn’t matter to hunt doves. All you need is a good dove call and some dove scent and you should be good. up

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Originally Posted by Espy
Clothing really doesn’t matter to hunt doves. All you need is a good dove call and some dove scent and you should be good. up



Just make sure you stay upwind and don't get that scent on you.


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If you think you need camo to kill doves you must be a very special person living the groupie hype.


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As long as you have a como koozie your fine. Fast moving silver cans spook dove.

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Originally Posted by scalebuster
As long as you have a como koozie your fine. Fast moving silver cans spook dove.
Zactly!


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In the past a dark shirt and blue jeans. I'm trying out this pattern this year.

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U dont need camo for dove.
Shorts, flip flops and white T

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Originally Posted by beaversnipe
U dont need camo for dove.
Shorts, flip flops and white T


I agree 100%, but I don't like to wear my good t shirts at the lease. While hunting I'm always getting holes in my cloths on barbwire, mesquite, and stuff so I will often be in whatever Camos I have stored at the lease anyway. Just bought this one on ebay for only $8. banana2
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