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BLACKHAWK! Diversion bags give you some peace of mind during travel with your modern sporting rifle or AR rifle.

Carry Your Modern Sporting Rifle Discretely, Safely

With the popularity of modern sporting rifles and AR rifles among competitive shooters, recreational shooters and deer hunters, some folks want to be less conspicuous when traveling with them from home to the range or hunting area. Traditional carrying cases can be dead giveaways to would-be thieves who might break into a vehicle or...

Weighing in at almost 3 pounds, Remington’s 2020 Networked Tracking Scope will add some heft to your rifle. Bipods, shooting sticks or some type of makeshift rest is required to accurately shoot in the field.

Remington’s 2020 Tracking Scope Is High-Tech, Long Range

Today’s hunter has more choices for equipment than ever before, and better choices thanks to improvements in technology for scopes, guns, bows, ammunition, arrows and clothing. One of the newest things is Remington’s 2020 Networked Tracking Scope, a high-tech scope that helps shooters and hunters make accurate shots out to 500 yards. Or longer,...

Henry Repeating Arms Shifts Production From Northeast

Henry Repeating Arms, a leading lever action rifle manufacturer headquartered in Bayonne, N.J., will begin manufacturing its steel centerfire rifles in its Rice Lake, Wis., facility in 2014. To date the Wisconsin plant has supplied the Bayonne operation with many components used in all Henry models including receivers, bolts, sights and other internal parts....

Shooting Ranges Close due to Federal Shutdown

With the temporary closure of National Parks and Forests in the state, two of Alabama’s public shooting ranges will be closed until the federal government’s budget shutdown is resolved. The South Sandy Shooting Range in the Oakmulgee Wildlife Management Area located in the Oakmulgee Ranger District section of the Talladega National Forest and the...

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Labor Unions Oppose Bill That Might End Hunting

A bill that likely would end or so severely impact hunting in California that it might not recover is sitting on Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk waiting his approval or veto. Assembly Bill 711 would ban lead ammunition for hunting in California. Although some nontoxic shot is available, mostly for shotguns, within the rifle-handgun world...

This nice 10-point Coues deer was taken  at 350 yards in January 2012 in Chihuahua, Mexico with the .257 Wby. Mag. and Robb’s handloads.

No Debate: Weatherby .257 Delivers Solid Accuracy, Power For Deer

While we’re out back scrappin’ and fightin’ about the never-ending debate on what caliber rifle is best for deer hunting, for one veteran there’s no doubt in his mind what he prefers. Rob Robb has hunted deer throughout the country, along with other game including elk, pronghorn and sheep. He’s tried guns of different...

Bullet Performance

Must-See Video: Bullet Impacts, Wound Channels

Do you know what your hunting bullets do when they hit a big game target? Sure, they deliver energy and help you have a successful hunt if you make an accurate shot. But have you ever seen the bullets and the devastation they do upon impact and afterward? It’s pretty amazing. Check out this...

Shooting Range

Get Zeroed in for Deer Season at New Shooting Range

The U.S. Forest Service and the Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries have partnered to create a new shooting range located in the Conecuh National Forest in south Alabama. State, federal, and local officials will hold a grand opening ceremony at 10 a.m. on Sept. 26. The public is invited to attend and...