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Outdoor Handguns Grand Junction CO

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 Grand Junction, CO that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Dels Gun Shop
970434959
334 3Rd St
Clifton, CO
 
The Horse in Sport
(970) 263-0101
215 Colorado Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Triple Play Records
(970) 243-3974
525 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
REI - Recreational Equipment- Inc.
(970) 254-8970
644 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Crime Prevention Resources
(970) 257-7725
344 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Zumiez
(970) 257-0222
Mesa Mall
Grand Junction, CO
 
Sabber Design & Manufacturing
(970) 254-9314
1126 South 9th Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
Ruby Canyon Cycles
(970) 241-0141
`301 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
Champion Boots & Saddlery
(970) 242-2465
545 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
VELO Junction
(970) 241-2425
251 Colorado Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 

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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