Boonie Military Hats

First introduced to the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, the boonie hat is a wide-brim military hat now widely used by armed forces around the globe. It has become one of the most iconic and popular pieces of military-style clothing. While its design has remained largely unchanged, the boonie hat offers superior protection from the elements compared to similar hats, such as the bucket hat, thanks to its stiffer brim. Also known as a jungle or bush hat, the classic boonie hat boasts several distinctive features. The 'branch loops' sewn around the crown are designed to hold additional vegetation for camouflage. An adjustable neck strap provides stability and ensures the hat stays in place. The crown often features rivets or mesh panels for ventilation. Some boonie hats include snaps for attaching neck protectors or securing the brim in an Australian giggle or digger hat style. Boonie hats are durable and functional and appeal to a wide range of outdoor enthusiasts. They are particularly popular among those who enjoy hiking, fishing, Airsoft, hunting, and paintball. Their versatility and practicality make them a must-have for anyone spending extended periods outdoors. For those looking to purchase a high-quality boonie hat, the Military 1st online store offers an extensive selection. Our range includes various colors and camouflage patterns, such as genuine MultiCam, A-TACS, and DPM camo. We stock products from renowned brands like Helikon-Tex, Pentagon, and Propper, ensuring you get the best in terms of quality and durability.

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  2. Mil-Tec Boonie Hat with Mosquito Net Coyote
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  3. MFH Fisherman Bucket Hat Urban
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  4. Helikon CPU Hat Olive Green
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  5. GI Ripstop Bush Hat Coyote
    Now $20.36 Was $23.95
  6. GI Ripstop Bush Hat ACU Digital
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  7. Helikon CPU Hat Shadow Grey
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  8. MFH Fisherman Bucket Hat Black
    Now $19.51 Was $22.95
  9. GI Ripstop Bush Hat 3-Desert
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