We tried out several different Glock 26 IWB holsters and came up with this list of the 7 best Glock 26 IWB holsters. We prefer inside the waistband (IWB) holsters because they hold your gun securely, are easily concealable and highly comfortable.
The Glock 26 is a great concealed carry weapon.
Let’s begin with our favorite Glock 26 holster and the one we recommend.
HSP Haley Strategic G-Code Incog Eclipse Half Guard IWB Tuckable Holster with Brushed Aluminum Super Mojo
This is a single clip, mid-line carry which offers enhanced placement of the mount so as to take full advantage of the rigs natural center of gravity. Inherent are adjustments in the depth of carry, angle of carry and the position of carry. Adjustments are supported via the unique modular mounting point of the holster. Introduced here is the patent pending super mojo adaptor that is used both to place the clip in the correct orientation and to provide multiple angle adjustments. The mounting clip Incorporates a patent pending negative angle designed to force the holster closer to the body. This improves the conceal-ability of the holster without increasing the bulk and supports a higher positional carry without compromising to the security of the holster during use.
Each of its distinctive features improve the concealed carry of a handgun from a variety of carry positions while aiding the acquisition of a full firing grip on the weapon prior to the draw. Combined, these features maximize function respective to the users: body type, deployment tactics, and level of training and personal preferences.
The Royal Guard offers the ultimate in comfort, durability, and versatility. Worn inside the pants, it allows real-world concealment of even a large defensive pistol. Made with the rough side of the leather facing out for the greatest degree of stability, the Royal Guard’s innovative design creates a smooth leather pocket reinforced for sturdiness and protection while also permitting unrestricted movement and easy reholstering. Combat grip accessibility, essential for speed, rounds out this most versatile of inside the pants holsters. Constructed of premium natural color horsehide, the Royal Guard fits 1 3/4″ belts, with an optional belt channel that fits 1 1/4″ belts.
Once you break this Glock 26 holster in, it will feel like a second skin and you won’t even remember that you’re wearing it. I would highly recommend this holster to anyone who enjoys the comfort and utility of an IWB holster, only as long as they are willing to pay the cost.
This is a very comfortable, highly concealable inside the waistband (IWB) holster. It is a tuckable holster that features adjustable cant and ride height and runs best right over your hip pocket. Made from hand boned Hermann oak leather, this rough side out holster breathes easily and holds your sidearm comfortably with a high degree of stability.
This holster will be extra concealed, inside the waistband (IWB), with optimum comfort and very little exposure. The extra-wide belt loops allow the holster to be worn flat against the body or showing the shape of the gun through your clothing. The rock steady extra wide mounting prevents the holster from moving or shifting during even the most demanding physical activities and our soon to be available optional Kydex clips will allow a shirt tuck feature with this holster as well.
This holster is made from light-weight material and once you break it in, you will find wearing it a comfortable experience. You can carry your weapon in this holster without worrying that it will show that you’re carrying a weapon. If you’re looking for an outstanding leather holster, this is a good investment for you.
These holsters are made for inside the waistband, it has 1.5″ Belt Loops. This holster is made for the right-hand shooter, left available as a custom order. We use 7 to 8 oz. premium leather, wet molded to fit the gun. Our recommended wearing position is 3:30 – 4:00; positioning the front of the holster with the side seam of your pants, the back of the holster towards your back pocket.
Keeping the pistol at the 4 o’clock position (imagine if you will, your belly button is the 12 o’clock position, your spine is the 6 o’clock, your right arm is the 3 o’clock position, and your left arm is the 9 o’clock and you are right handed) then your pistol is at the 4 o’clock position. If you are being mugged then this is the perfect place for your Glock because you will have fast access, in line with your back pocket.
Behind-the-hip (4 o’clock position), tuckable, adjustable cant, slim profile, adjustable ride depth, interchangeable spare bodies. This “hybrid” holster combines cowhide leather backing with a Kydex half-shell mounted on the leather. The leather backing provides the desired comfort achieved by leather holsters. The kydex half-shell provides the reliable, consistent draw and re-holstering capabilities that make Kydex holsters easy to use. The clips can be swapped out for different styles, colors, and belt widths. Leather backing notice leather is a natural material and shades may vary from hide to hide. Comp-tac molds EVERY holster with the actual pistol. Due to this fit process, there may be small scuffs on the inside of the holster. This is normal and caused by the fit process.
This holster ties together several elements of our other popular holsters to create a very comfortable IWB package. When it comes to IWB holsters, there are 2 opposing schools of thought… 1- Put a large, soft backing on the body side of an IWB holster to make it comfortable 2- Make an IWB holster so small and thin that the wearer does not realize it is there. It is a great holster that offers complete comfort and full concealment.
You may pay a couple of bucks more but it is money well spent. Consider how much thought you gave to your gun before you bought it and it will help to keep in perspective how important it is to choose the right IWB.
If you have a Glock 26 and are in need of an IWB holster, we recommend the first holster on this list. It’s the HSP Haley Strategic G-Code Incog Eclipse Half Guard IWB Tuckable Holster with Brushed Aluminum Super Mojo and, while it’s not the cheapest, this is a one-time investment that you’ll use often. You have spent hundreds of dollars on your gun, so why would you carry it with a cheap holster?
When you’re choosing the best holster for you, you’ll need to consider a couple things. First is the durability. It should last you years of service and be able to withstand wear and tear. Next is the comfort. You should have great comfort with an inside the waistband holster. You should be able to do day to day activity and not feel the holster and forget you’re wearing it until it needs to be worn.
That’s the end of our list. Did we miss any conceal carry IWB holsters for the Glock 26? If so, please leave a comment below and we’ll check it out!