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Outdoor Handguns Asheville NC

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Outdoor Handguns. You will find helpful, informative articles about Outdoor Handguns, including "Packin' in the Field". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Asheville, NC that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Pf Custom Guns
(828) 252-9487
18 Sunset Drive
Asheville, NC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(828) 299-0077
107 A River Hills Rd
Asheville, NC
 
Diamond Brand Outdoors
(828) 684-6262
HWY 25
Naples, NC
 
Chips Custom Gunsmithing
336498953
4022 Plainfield Rd
Sophia, NC
 
Arovid Llc
919682545
1428 Acadia St
Durham, NC
 
Morrison''S Guns & Ammo
(828) 665-0404
1240 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC
 
Asheville Outdoors
(828) 669-6886
PO Box 19291
Asheville, NC
 
Boles Hardware Co
336368472
Old Hwy 52 N
Pinnacle, NC
 
Ferguson Firearms
919931085
3300 Guess Rd #8
Durham, NC
 
Ko-Tonics
919338246
204 N Fifth St Ste I
Mebane, NC
 

Packin' in the Field

The outdoor handgun can be called upon to do things a city gun would not. Here are some options to consider for your field gun.

Packing a handgun in the field is not for everyone. Some may think it too Rambo-esque, while others just don't want to bother lugging a heavy handgun around on their hip all day. However, smart outdoorsmen know a good handgun on the hip beats a rifle in the cabin any day.

Some of the Rodriguez's favorite field guns are (from left) S&W Model 629, Freedom Arms' Model 97 and a Mag-na-ported Ruger Blackhawk.

As a hunting outfitter, I have some special reasons for keeping a handgun close--number one being that I'm sometimes called upon to put down wounded game. But not everyone who reads this magazine hunts. Whether it's hiking, biking, camping, fishing or ranch work, many of us spend time afield, where the potential for danger of the two- or four-legged variety is always present. A reliable, accurate handgun of adequate caliber, in a comfortable holster, is a good way to make sure you're able to stop those pests in their tracks when the need arises.

The most important factor to consider when deciding which handgun to carry is what sort of threat you are most likely to face. Across the country, bears are a big concern, with grizzlies making up an increasingly larger percentage of the problem in the West and have always been a factor in Alaska....

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