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Outdoor Handguns Bakersfield CA

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 Bakersfield, CA that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Aloha Gun Traders
(661) 861-9405
3539 Brian Way
Bakersfield, CA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(661) 588-8100
Northwest Plaza
Bakersfield, CA
 
Coastal Netting Company
(661) 631-1582
2933 16th Street
Bakersfield, CA
 
The Supply Sergeant
(661) 336-0658
3530 Chester Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 
Pensingers
(661) 325-5055
1770 Golden State Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 
Bear Mountain Sports
(661) 854-1634
17801 South Edison Rd.
Arvin, CA
 
Bryant`s Quality Plus Radiator
(661) 324-4343
1030 Chester Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 
Valley Cycle Polaris
(661) 324-0768
3808 Chester Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 
Suzuki of Bakersfield Honda Center
(661) 324-9695
2211 Chester Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 
Specialty Trim & Awning Inc
(661)322-7360,(661)322-6484
631 California Avenue
Bakersfield, CA
 

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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