Page Updated: Sept 2022
When choosing your safari vest for African hunting, go for comfort above all. Your choice of safari vest really depends on whether you are going to actually wear it for hunting and load it with your essential hunting gear, rather than carrying a day bag, just wear it for warmth in the mornings and evenings, or use it for general travel purposes.
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This cotton vest is lined with microfleece for warmth and with a bit of stretch in the fabric for a wider range of movement. There is ample pocket space including an interior zippered pocket. It comes with a sturdy 2-way antiqued brass zipper with leather pull at center front. Buy Now
This vest is tough, abrasion-resistant and water-resistant. It also delivers breathability and moisture management. The active fit features back gussets that will never restrict shooting. The pockets lie flat and won't catch on anything. Inside, the shell's lightweight, soft brushed fleece liner is warm and comfortable. Adjustable drawstring in hem. Buy Now
This durable vest has a ripstop nylon shell which is bonded to a microfleece lining. It is fully windproof with fleece-lined handwarmer pockets and a nylon overlay chest pocket. Buy Now
This ambidextrous shooting vest is made of a durable cotton/nylon blend with a mesh back. It has snap adjustments on the waist and a two-way zipper. There is a rear pocket, a zippered inside pocket and hidden zipper recoil pad pocket on both shoulders. The pad is removable. Buy Now
This lightweight fleece vest has a soft fleece interior and sweater-knit exterior. It is made of recycled polyester and comes with zippered pockets, a shaped hem with draw cord and zip front. Buy Now
This safari vest is made of 100% cotton and comes with a mesh back for ventilation, 19 pockets including 3 inside pockets and a zip front & D-ring waist adjusters. Buy Now
This durable safari vest is made of cotton and has lots of pockets for ample storage space - including a zippered wallet pocket, inside pocket, side entry hand pocket, lens pocket, passport-sized pocket, multiple zippered pockets for security and a water-resistant pocket with secure hook-and-loop closure. All of the pockets are nylon lined to help keep your valuables dry. Additional features of the vest include mesh back for ventilation, front snap enclosure and adjustable side tabs. Buy Now
This Rothco stonewashed cotton safari outback vest features 18 pockets with a mesh lining, vented back, zip front with snap closure. Buy Now
This Columbia vest is made of moisture wicking fabric with 50 UPF sun protection. The vest is vented with multiple pockets. Buy Now