A fanny pack holster is a small fabric pouch worn around the waist. It looks like an ordinary fanny pack, but it has a concealed compartment for carrying a handgun. It is an alternative to a waistband, ankle, holster, or shoulder holster. It consists of an outer compartment for storing keys, loose change, and other small items, and a concealed compartment at the back for the handgun.
Legal information: A fanny pack holster is usually sold only to law enforcement officers, off-duty law enforcement officers, and private citizens with CCWs. In many instances, it is illegal to carry around a concealed handgun.
Types of Fanny Pack Holsters
Kinds of Fanny Pack Holsters include the following:
A fanny pack holster with a gun compartment is concealed by a detachable front pouch. The front pouch is pulled back to reveal the gun compartment and draw the handgun out.
A fanny pack holster with a gun pouch puts the handgun at a ready position. It allows the handgun to be easily pulled out.
Choosing Fanny Pack Holsters (Buying tips)
Size: Choose a fanny pack holster made with a universal internal holster to fit most pistols. Materials used: Look for a fanny pack holster made of 1200 Denier Nylon for water resistance and durability.