What is the best Sitka jacket for duck hunting?

Is Sitka duck hunting worth it?

Yes it’s worth it. I have the Duck oven, Dakota beanie, travers hoodie. It’s a good starting point. I the duck oven is crazy warm, I wore it every day this winter walking the dogs no problems.

What is the best duck hunting jacket?

One of the most important pieces of gear that is often overlooked, yet probably the most important, is the duck hunting clothes we wear.

  1. Scent-Lok Men’s Cold Blooded Jacket. …
  2. Sitka Gear Downpour Pants. …
  3. Drake MST Camo Eqwader. …
  4. Coleman Fleece-Lined Pullover. …
  5. Drake Men’s LST Eqwader 3 in 1 Plus 2 Waterproof Wader Coat 2.0.


Is the Sitka duck oven waterproof?

The Drake MST tops are half waterproof at top and just fleece on the bottom to make it easy to tuck in the waders and they cost under $100.00 and the sitka cost $249.00 unless on sale.

What is the best Sitka jacket?

Trail’s top five favorite SITKA pieces

  • The SITKA Vapor SD Jacket. The SITKA Vapor SD Jacket is one of my favorite pieces of gear. …
  • The SITKA Ascent Pant. I bought my first pair of SITKA Ascent Pants for an archery elk hunt in Utah in 2010. …
  • The SITKA Core Lightweight Hoody. …
  • The SITKA Kelvin Active Hoody.
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Why is Sitka so expensive?

The truth is; the materials Sitka gear is made of is used, with equal performance, by many other manufacturers. Sitka is no better than gear that can be had for half the price.

Is Sitka Gear Made in the USA?

Is Sitka gear made in USA? NOT tying to start a debate, just want to know where they are manufactured. Nope.

What should I wear duck hunting?

Waterfowl hunters must essentially do three things to keep warm: stay dry, block the wind, and control body heat. Staying dry involves wearing outer layers of clothing-such as a hat, parka, and pants-made from 100 percent waterproof and breathable fabrics.

What is the warmest waterfowl jacket?

Waterfowl : Waterfowl Marsh

Designed for late wintry conditions in the marsh, the Boreal Jacket is our warmest waterfowl jacket, integrated with a GORE-TEX membrane and PrimaLoft® Down Blend Silver insulation.

What do you wear under duck hunting waders?

Usually a pair of fleece pants. Very comfortable and they will retain their warmth better in the winter than cotton if you are to sweat walking in or whatever. Spandex only for early season. Wool longjons and maybe fleece pant in the winter, usually just long jons tho.

Is Sitka Gear the best?

They definitely make great cold weather gear but I’m even more impressed with the lightweight warm weather clothing. The ascent shirt and pants is basically all I wear in Hawaii. It’s great for early season on the mainland too. The lightest, fastest drying hunting clothing available.

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Are Sitka Hudson bibs warm?

With advanced stretch technology, the Men’s Sitka Hudson Bib provides enhanced water-proofing, warmth, and abrasion-protection to keep you comfortable during your next waterfowl hunt.

Is all Sitka Gear waterproof?

Our GORE-TEX INFINIUM™ products range builds on the quality and performance of the original GORE-TEX products range, however, INFINIUM™ products are NOT waterproof.

What replaced Sitka 90 jacket?

Sitka Timberline is the replacement – I still prefer the 90% – wish they would bring them back.

What Sitka gear should I buy?

Recommended Gear:

Jetstream Vest (windstopper) or Kelvin Vest (insulation) 90% Jacket (warmer weather) or Stratus Jacket (colder weather) Traverse Gloves or Stratus Gloves. Traverse Beanie or Stratus Beanie (for colder weather)

Whats warmer Sitka or first lite?

Warmth: This is the biggest difference between the two brands. Sitka Gear is heavier & warmer, while First Lite is lightweight and built with mobility in mind. Sitka is better as cold-weather gear, First Lite is better if you need something lightweight with mobility.

Good hunting