Baseball caps and their high-performing utility components have long been a traditional must-have for the active man, and his modern contemporary is no different.
Fortunately today’s tactical hats offer a range of styles and materials to suit each man and his lifestyle.
From warm winter fleece to cooling nylon netting, tactical hats are both stylish and practical. And with a personalized Velcro patch area, every man can complete his daily look with his own unique signature.
Tactical hats are designed to protect one’s head no matter the season, but that doesn’t mean one’s preferred style should be sacrificed in the bargain. Available in an array of patterns as well as solid colors, the tactical hat allows for optimal comfort at no expense to personal taste. Under the blistering sun or while braving the winter winds, a tactical hat is made for all occasions.
A must-have in the city and wilderness alike, the tactical hat is the ideal accessory for the man on the go. Few of us have the time or patience to bother with uncomfortable or over-stylized hats that provide little in the way of protection; the efficient, fuss-free man deserves something better. He deserves the tactical hat.
This season why not invest in an accessory that will protect and perfect your ensemble? There’s no better time to find and personalize your own tactical hat, or gift one to a friend, colleague, or loved one. No matter the time or terrain, the tactical hat’s got your back–or head, rather.
1. 5.11 Tactical Flag Bearer
This stylish 5.11 Tactical hat is cool, lightweight, and comfortable for all-day wear. The front of the cap is perfect for embroidered patches, with two velcro loop areas to hold flag patches securely in place. This flag bearer cap comes buckram lined for added structure. Bundled by Gadsden and Culpeper, this hat comes complete with velcro hook backed patches that can be swapped out as necessary.
2. 5.11 Tactical Downrange
This Downrange Cap by 5.11 has a 6-panel construction that is meant to last. The cap itself is made of a reliable blend of cotton and polyester, with Dobby mesh panels on the rear side. A flex-stretch fit sweatband and the Buckram lining ensure a structured fit during each wear.
3. 5.11 Tactical Scope Flex
This 100% cotton tactical scope flex cap comes in either storm or cadet plaid, allowing you to match your uniform. This six-panel design allows for a flex-stretch fit that conforms to your head for an ultra-comfortable and secure wear. The interior of the hat is lined with an integrated sweatband, keeping moisture off your face and out of your eyes.
4. Arcteryx B.A.C.
This B.A.C. hat is a classic cotton baseball cap. The mesh back ensures proper airflow to your head to prevent overheating. This hat has Flexfit technology that allows the cap to self-adjust to a custom fit without having an adjustment strap in the rear. The all natural fibers ensure this cap is perfect for outdoor functions while being comfortable and durable for everyday use.
5. Blackhawk Tactical Hat
A bold and stylish tactical cap with 100% cotton washed chino fabric. This tactical cap by Blackhawk is complete with front and back loop patches to attach patches to easily. This cap has no metal rivets on the top, ensuring added comfort during each wear. This cap is complete with a soft structure lining and a 6-panel construction to ensure durability.
6. Condor Tactical Hat
This tactical cap by Condor is extremely lightweight to wear and comfortable. Made of genuine Crye Precision Multicam material, this cap includes a 3 hook and loop panel that securely displays patches in a dominant manner. This cap has ripstop fabric and an adjustable strap in the back that provides the most secure fit imaginable
7. Condor Mesh Tactical
A highly comfortable cap with breathable mesh in the rear for moisture-wicking. The velcro strap in the back makes the hat easily adjustable to get the most secure and comfortable fit imaginable. In addition to a solid and durable construction, this hat is finished off with a 3 hook and loop panel for patches.
8. Condor Microfleece Watch Coyote Brown
Stylishly warm and comfortable to wear. This micro-fleece watch cap has heat-retaining warmth that ensures your head is protected against cold weather and wind. The fabric is quick-drying and stretches to conform to your head for a snug fit. This hat is lightweight enough to wear on your own or fit it under a hood or helmet.
9. Crye Precision Multicam Skull Cap
This skull cap by Crye Precision has a multicam design printed on a polyester and spandex blend fleece. This cap is extremely light, fitting under helmets to add an extra layer of warmth to your head. If you prefer, you can wear the cap alone with goggles utilizing the built-in eyelets that allow you to secure your eyewear to keep it in place.
10. Crye Precision Velcro Multicam
This cap offers the classic ball cap fit with subtle differences incorporated by Crye Precision to set it apart from the rest. There are no metal rivets on the cap, ensuring a comfortable wear throughout the entire day. There is a black Velcro brand hook-receptive material on the underside of the brim that works well at securing VisorLites. Additionally, there is a loop panel on the front of the cap to hold patches in place securely.
11. Eagle Crest Hook And Loop Velcro Front Patch
This hunting camo tactical cap is perfect for any occasion. A comfortable 6-panel construction adds durability and strength to the structure. There is an adjustable back strap that allows you to change how tight or loose the hat fits to your own preference. Made with 100% cotton, this cap is the perfect addition to any collection.
12. Helikon Tactical Vent Hat
This hat is breathable, lightweight, and comfortable enough to wear all day long. The rear of the cap has a velcro adjustment strap so you can fit it to your head securely. There are velcro panels along the front, top, and rear of the cap so you can easily attach patches as needed. This is an excellent mid-depth cut cap that is suitable for military and law enforcement headgear systems.
13. Oakley Tinfoil New Era 39thirty Fitted
This is a stylishly comfortable fitted hat with a moisture-wicking headband built-in. This Oakley tinfoil cap is finished off with a curved rim and flexfit to ensure a comfortable wear every time. This cap is accented with a metal ellipsed O along the front and a new era flag embroidered on the side.
14. “Oakley Si
This 100% polyester Si cap by Oakley stretches to conform to the shape and size of your head comfortably. The classic Oakley O is embroidered at the center of the front loop patch, enabling you to wear the cap with a stylish patch attached or without the addition of one. The front of the cap has a liner along the rip, ensuring a close yet comfortable fit.
15. Rapdom Tactical Constructed Operator
This tactical constructed operator cap has a padded sweatband that keeps moisture out of your face and eyes. This cap is made with 100% cotton, with cotton hook and loop closures that work to easily attach patches with hook and loop backings. This hat has a 6-panel construction for added strength and durability and a lifetime warranty to ensure a lasting and reliable fit.
16. Rapid Dominance Low Crown Air Mesh
The 50/50 Cotton and Polyester blend of this Low Crown Air Mesh Tactical cap by Rapid Dominance a solid and reliable head cover for men. This hat has air mesh panels that let your head breathe as you wear and a padded sweatband for added comfort and absorption. The hook and loop closure and loop patch area are stylish and beneficial additions.
17. Rothco Operator Tactical
This Operator Tactical Cap by Rothco has numerous color options available to choose from. This stylish and comfortable military style hat has a color matching poly adjustment strap on the back and a plastic buckle. The reinforced air vent holes allow air to flow, preventing overheating during wear.
18. Tru Spec Military Boonies
This 100% cotton boonies hat offered by Tru-Spec meets all Military specifications. The brass screen vents prevent overheating on your head, allowing the air to flow freely. The adjustable chin strap is a stylish yet convenient way to adjust the position and to create a more snug and secure fit.
19. Under Armour Patch
This tactical patch cap by Under Armour is 97% cotton and 3% elastane, creating the perfect balance of comfort and stretch to conform to your head. This hat has a HeatGear sweatband built in that wicks away sweat to regulate the temperature of your head. Each hat has an adjustable back closure, an interchangeable UA patch logo, and a rear nameplate patch logo.
20. Voodoo Tactical Hat With Removable USA Flag Velcro Patch
The VooDoo Tactical cap is 100% cotton, embroidered with a Voodoo Tactical side logo and a front sewn on flag patch. The hook and eye closure provides security to keep your hat in place during activities. The poplin material is extremely soft and comfortable to wear all day long.