There are several kinds of gloves. There’s cooking gloves, driving gloves, and several other gloves, but most people don’t actually wear them.
What makes a hunting glove necessary?
When you’re dealing with moving targets, you have to be as precise as possible and make sure that your armor will not slip off of your hands.
The best hunting gloves will keep your armor or your tools safe and steady in your hands and it can also keep your hands safe from any injury.
Read on to find out how each hunting gloves will fare in terms of quality, durability, and performance. Find out which hunting gloves deserves a yay or a nay.
- Mechanix Wear Tactical MultiCam M-Pact
- Mechanix Wear Tactical MultiCam FastFit
- Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves
- Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves with Sure-Grip and Extended Cuff, Mossy Oak New Break-Up
- Glacier Glove Alaska Pro Camo Waterproof Insulated Glove
- Reebow Tactical Army Military Hard Knuckle Tactical Combat Gloves Motorcycle Motorbike ATV Riding Full Finger Gloves for Men
- Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves (Realtree APG HD)
- ScentBlocker Trinity Glove with Text Touch
The first hunting gloves that made it to our list is the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam M-Cam that is made with TPR materials or thermal Plastic Rubber that provides protection for both your knuckles guard and fingers. It also fits to the form of your hand due to the TrekDry with MultiCam camouflage that is breathable, which makes it cool and comfortable to wear for your hands. On top of that, it also comes with a dual-layer internal fingertip reinforcement, which helps in lengthening the life of this hunting glove. You also would want steady hands during hunting so the XRD palm padding features is able to absorb the impact and vibration. Cleaning up the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam M-Cam is easier since you can just toss it in the washer.
The camouflage pattern of the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam M-Cam allows the user to maintain an entire ensemble that can to trick the human eye, which allows you to perfectly blend in with nature. This product measures 12 x 5 x 1 inches and weighs 4.8 ounces, which can be bulky for the hands, but it is extremely effective in protecting your hands from potential scratches and abrasions. On top of that, the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam M-Cam comes with a 90-day warranty, so you are protected against product defects.
Mechanix Wear Tactical MultiCam FastFit
Similar to the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam M-Cam, the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam FastFit comes with the form-fitting TrekDry material with MultiCam camouflage that is breathable and is able to keep your hands comfortable and cold. Apart from this feature, it also comes with a elastic and stretchable cuff that allows for a more secure fit that allows for more flexible wearing. It is also designed with a two-piece palm padding to eliminate bunching of materials. There is also storage for your gloves, since it comes with a nylon web loop.
Like the previous hunting gloves, it can also be washed on a machine. This is a slightly lighter hunting glove as it only weighs .8 ounces, but it carries the same dimension of 12 x 5 x 1 inches. The downside to this product is that the seam on these gloves can be easily torn apart, so you might need to re-stitch it manually when the original stitching has been removed. It is also on the thinner side, which is the reason why it is lightweight, so it is easier to create holes on the Mechanix Wear Tactical Multicam FastFit.
Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves
The next hunting gloves on this list is the Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves, which is created from imported polyester and spandex materials that are designed and tested to withstand the tough conditions, environments, and situations. It has a camouflage design with a breathable fabric that comes from the polyester and a spandex stretch to it. It also comes with an extended cuff for an added layer of protection to your hands. This means that the Primos Stretch-Fit gloves are ideal for professional users, recreational users, and casual users.
Now, it might be advertised as a universal fit, but these gloves might be on the larger size because it weighs 2.8 ounces and it has a 5 inch extended cuff, but it is great for when you want to use a gun because it can help you fire the pistol easily. The grip is also ideal for those who would wish to use this for hunting and for combat. However, this might is not a waterproof glove, so you have to be extremely careful when you are in close contact with any kind of liquid.
Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves with Sure-Grip and Extended Cuff, Mossy Oak New Break-Up
Stepping a notch above from the previous glove is the Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves with Sure-Grip and Extended Cuff, Mossy Oak New Break-Up edition. It comes with the same materials used on all Primos product and it has also passed several tests conducted to ensure that it can withstand and survive the effects of the toughest conditions and environments. For these hunting gloves, Primos integrated the Sure-grip technology to ensure that you would have a better grip on the gloves, along with a call pocket on the back of the hand and the extended cuff for an optimized level of protection.
The most important thing for a hunting glove is that it is able to hold a good grip on your armor of choice, and this is great for any kind of items from a gun, to a bow and arrow, and for a knife. You don’t want your hunting gloves to hinder your chances of shooting your target and this is why the Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves with Sure-Grip and Extended Cuff, Mossy Oak New Break-Up edition made sure that the grip on these gloves is perfect. This is best to use during winter time as it provides proper temperature regulation on your hands.
Glacier Glove Alaska Pro Camo Waterproof Insulated Glove
Another hunting glove that has caught our eye is the Glacier Glove Alaska Pro Camo Waterproof Insulated Glove, which is made with 60 grams of thinsulate for proper insulation. Similar to other high quality hunting gloves, this is waterproof to avoid decreasing performance due to a liquid filled glove. It is also breathable to ensure that your hands are of proper temperature and condition, even when you are wearing a hunting glove. When it comes to the materials, the Glacier Glove Alaska Pro Camo Waterproof Insulated Glove is made with pure and genuine leather palm padding.
It was difficult to find an effective waterproof and insulate glove, but the Glacier Glove Alaska Pro Camo Waterproof Insulated Glove was both efficient and effective to use, which makes it perfect for the winter time. Moreover, despite being waterproof, it is still highly flexible. This makes it convenient and comfortable to use as a hunting glove for every season. There is no need to wait for winter time before you take this bad boy out for a spin.
Reebow Tactical Army Military Hard Knuckle Tactical Combat Gloves Motorcycle Motorbike ATV Riding Full Finger Gloves for Men
Now, the Reebow Tactical Army Military Hard Knuckle Tactical Combat Gloves Motorcycle Motorbike ATV Riding Full Finger Gloves for Men is a multi-purpose gloves that can be used for a variety of ways. It is made with a molded hard knuckle and reinforced palm padding for heavy duty uses that allows flexibility. There is also sufficient protection for your hand against impact and scratch. It can be used when you’re riding motorcycles, motorbikes, or ATV’s and you can thoroughly enjoy these activities without being bothered by the fit of the gloves as it is able to provide dexterity and flexibility while in use.
It is strongly stitched to ensure that it will stay in place and it is comfortable to wear as it is lightweight, breathable, adjustable, anti-slip, dries fast, and is extremely resistant to wear and tear. It is able to support your hands and wrists properly while in use. The Reebow Tactical Gloves is also properly fitted on your wrists to provide protection and support. This glove is a hard knuckle tactical gloves that is designed with microfiber leather material to increase durability. Apart from being used for riding and hunting, it can also be used as shooting gloves, battling gloves, Airsoft paintball gloves assault gloves, and combat armor gloves.
Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves (Realtree APG HD)
The next gloves is another hunting gloves made from the Primos line and it is called the Primos Stretch-Fit Gloves (Realtree APG HD) that is made from quality materials and is designed and tested for the toughest environments and conditions. Like the other Primos glove on the list, it is also designed with the Sure-grip -Inchdots-Inch technology and an extended cuff. Among the Primos Glove on this list, this is by far the thinnest, which makes it perfect for pulling the trigger on your gun, shooting with a bow and arrow, and doing precise movements with your hands.
In terms of size, it has a universal fit because it stretches out to accommodate those with larger hands. This might not be an insulated hunting glove, but it is great in beating the cold as it keeps your hands warm since the materials are not as breathable as one would wish. However, it is the cheapest gloves on this list and you might want to give this product a second look if you’re on a tight budget.
ScentBlocker Trinity Glove with Text Touch
The final hunting glove on this list is the ScentBlocker Trinity Glove with Text Touch, which is equipped with the micro wick technology and can be stretched in four different directions. It also has a three inch long cuff that acts as a camouflage for the hands. It is a glove that is style to take the shape of the hands since it is made and treated with a honeycomb pattern silicon gripping treatment.
In terms of composition, it is made of 94% Polyester and 6% Spandex French Terry fabric with Trinity Scent Control Technology that maintains a natural scent on your gloves and removes the scent of your sweat on the gloves. This is on the larger side since it comes in an extra-large size and a double XL size, so those with smaller hands can find it difficult to maneuver other objects if you use this product. The ScentBlocker Trinity Glove with Text Touch is on the pricier side, so you might need to stretch out your wallet for this hunting glove.
There are various kinds of hunting gloves in the market, such as full gloves, fingerless gloves, mittens, riding gloves, and falconry gloves.
The most common materials used for hunting gloves are wool and leather. Wool regulates temperature properly, which needs thorough cleaning and treatment. Leather gloves are more durable and long-lasting, but it also more expensive and less breathable.
When buying a hunting glove, you should also consider the size of your hands, since you want your hands to properly fit into your hunting gloves.
Hunting gloves can also protect you against untoward accidents so it is best if you wear one when your head out to the forest.
You may think that a hunting glove isn’t a necessity, but I assure you that you would want supreme protection against unpredictable climates and protection against possible accidents.