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Outdoor Handguns Eau Claire WI

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 Eau Claire, WI that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Eauclaire Scheels
701-8926, 715-833-1886
4710 Golf Road
Eau Claire, WI
 
Ravens Gunsmith Shop
715568431
11535 Cty Hwy Ss
Bloomer, WI
 
Sharpe Shooters
920478962
853 Anna Ct
Waterloo, WI
 
Gerhartz, Catherine
920269111
N10368 Hwy 175
Lomira, WI
 
Chris' Guns Sales & Svc
920787269
N3696 County Rd Mm
Wautoma, WI
 
B & Dshooting Supply
(715) 835-4867
3192 London Road
Eau Claire, WI
 
Canoe Outfitters, LLC
(715) 723-7670
12975 40th Avenue
Chippewa Falls, WI
 
Blackjack Sporting Goods
608254651
750 Gillette Lane
Wisconsin Dells, WI
 
Guns R Us
920994907
W5815 Creek Rd
Random Lake, WI
 
Schmidt Firearms
920733814
9595 Lind Ln
Neenah, WI
 

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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