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Outdoor Handguns Beckley WV

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Kmart #3880
304469601
9000 Fayetteville Rd
Oak Hill, WV
 
Ace Paddling Center
(800) 223-2641
PO Box 1168
Oak Hill, WV
 
Prestige Pawn Shop, Inc
304387345
156 B Carolina Ave
Chester, WV
 
Slsa
304646802
Hc 37 Box 58
Maxwelton, WV
 
Glenville Sport Shop
304462868
305 N Lewis St
Glenville, WV
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(304) 252-3425
Crossroads Mall
Mt. Hope, WV
 
A.C.E Whitewater
(304) 469-2651
P.O. Box 1168
Oak Hill, WV
 
Big Dog Sporting Goods
304622272
1420 N 23Rd St
Clarksburg, WV
 
Chenoweths Ashland
304636869
Rt 2 Box 275
Elkins, WV
 
Paps Sport Shop
304847255
115 S Main St
Webster Springs, WV
 

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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