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Outdoor Handguns Charlottesville VA

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 Charlottesville, VA that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Western Classics
434823131
5840 Emerald Ln
Charlottesville, VA
 
Woodzell'S
434823574
522 Shelton Mill Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Mountain River Outdoors Incorporation
(434) 973-0239
1301 Seminole Trail
Charlottesville, VA
 
Jefferson Engraving & Awards Inc
434973303
1847 Seminole Trail
Charlottesville, VA
 
Safe House Concepts
703232422
2301 Wakefield Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
House Of Engraving Incorporation, The
434979364
1512 Antoinette Ave #A
Charlottesville, VA
 
Rivanna Rifle And Pistol Club
(434) 977-5482
1570 Old Lynchburg Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Albemarle Law Enforcement Sales
804924515
2501 Bennington Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Wal-Mart Store #1780
434973141
975 Hilton Heights Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
434974564
1940 Rio Hill Center
Charlottesville, VA
 

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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