now if it is freezing rain that is a different story but I dont know any one stupid enough to hunt in freezing rain. 8)
Call me stupid then cause I have and will again if thats what the weather is doing when I can get the time to go hunting. Its not all that comfortable but by god I'm a huntin!!!
I use a V rest and just replace the rubber tips every season ($1.99) and I am good to go. I dont usually walk with an arrow nocked though so I dont have a problem with it falling off the rest and never had a problem with noise that I would attribute to the rest.....yet.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...