February 14, 2014
You want to stay cool but you also want to cover up to protect yourself from the sun. That's always been a quandary for anglers in warm climates. Fortunately, today we can choose from a range of comfortable, purpose-built clothing options to shade us from harmful UV rays, without risking heat stroke.
Tightly woven fabrics, such as nylon and polyester, do a good job of blocking the sun. And the Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) may be raised further with special treatments.
Here are 7 great options and features to look for when purchasing sun protection clothing.