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Outdoor Handguns Bozeman MT

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 Bozeman, MT that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Northern Lights Trad. Co
(406) 585-2090
1716 West Babcock
Bozeman, MT
 
Bozeman REI Store
(406) 587-1938
2220 Tschache Street
Bozeman, MT
 
Maxwell Gun Shop
406538860
4633 Cottonwood Crk Rd
Lewistown, MT
 
Lewistown Lumber & Hardware
406538343
80711 U S Hwy 87
Lewistown, MT
 
Tims Gunsmithing
613 5Th Ave
Laurel, MT
 
Northern Lights Trading Co.
(406) 586-2225
1716 W. Babcock
Bozeman, MT
 
Northern Lights Outfitters
406888560
14349 Hwy 2 E
Essex, MT
 
Nemec'S Parts & Repair
406567247
402 Gaines St
Coffee Creek, MT
 
Bills Radio & Gun
406538314
806 W Evelyn St
Lewistown, MT
 
Sports Inc
406538349
333 2Nd Avenue North
Lewistown, MT
 

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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