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Outdoor Handguns Bellingham WA

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 Bellingham, WA that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Trading Post Of Bellingham, Llctransfer Dealer
(360) 398-2469
5655 Guide Meridian
Bellingham, WA
 
Big 5 Sporting Goods #182
310536061
910 S Burlington Blvd
Burlington, WA
 
Bellingham REI Store
(360) 647-8955
400 36th St
Bellingham, WA
 
Valley Pawn Shop Inc
509662971
222 South Wenatchee Ave
Wenatchee, WA
 
Beararms Inc.
(253) 630-8053
15220 S.E. 272nd B
Kent, WA
 
Checkmate Pawn
(360) 647-2044
3016 Northwest Ave
Bellingham, WA
 
Kesselring Gun Shop
(360) 724-3113
4024 Old Highway 99 N.
Burlington, WA
 
Chelan Divers Sporting Supply
509682446
620 E Iowa
Chelan, WA
 
Wades East Side Guns
(425) 649-5995
13570 Belle-Red Road
Bellevue, WA
 
Bear Creek Guns
(509) 697-9000
101 Sinclair Lane
Selah, WA
 

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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