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Outdoor Handguns Harrisburg PA

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 Harrisburg, PA that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Kell Brothers Guns Inc
717362323
4539 Rt 209
Elizabethville, PA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(717) 766-8377
Hampden Commons
Mechanicsburg, PA
 
Bomboys Gunsmithing
814355826
350 Bush Hollow Rd
Julian, PA
 
Wengers Business Svc
215570190
15 Tanyard Rd
Richboro, PA
 
Slavin, Scott Eric
215943461
704 Warwick Rd
Fairless Hills, PA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(717) 652-3174
Colonial Commons Shopping Center
Harrisburg, PA
 
Bass Pro Sports
(717) 565-5200
3501 Paxton Street
Harrisburg, PA
Hours
Mon - Sat 9:00 AM - 9:00 PMSun 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Long Shot Gun Shop Inc
570758226
Rt 225
Dornsife, PA
 
Mac Collectors & Repairs
610461454
536 Sycamore Ave
Folsom, PA
 
Col Kirks Auction Gallery
570458668
2267 State Route 42
Millville, PA
 

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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