Handguns


Outdoor Handguns Joplin MO

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 Joplin, MO that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Southtown Sporting Goods
(417) 624-4087
3022 Main Street
Joplin, MO
 
Oldcabin Shop
(417) 358-6720
155 N. Black Powder LN
Carthage, MO
 
Academy
(417) 621-6000
1717 Range Line Road
Joplin, MO
 
Jeff?S Outfitters
(573) 651-3200
Cape Girardeau, MO
 
D & M Gunsmithing
573646515
4329 Elkhead Rd
Bland, MO
 
Steve''Strading Post
(417) 782-9600
4324 So. Main St.
Joplin, MO
 
Appletree Outfitters
(417) 781-2147
1402 Saginaw Road
Joplin, MO
 
Joplin Pawn & Purchase Inc
(417) 781-7296
1204 South Main Street
Joplin, CO
 
Route 66 Pawn
573265202
1500 North Outer Rd
Saint James, MO
 
Bailey, Wesley Philip
573619320
1631 Hwy A
Bonnots Mill, MO
 

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....

Click here to read the rest of this article from Handguns Magazine