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Outdoor Handguns Lewiston ME

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 Lewiston, ME that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(207) 721-3074
131 Topsham Fair Mall Rd
Topsham, ME
 
L.L.Bean Adventures
(888) 552-3261
RT 1
Freeport, ME
 
Medomakriver Trading Post
(207) 845-2520
5 Bumphill Road
Washington, ME
 
John'S Marine Service
207474589
1397 East Madison Road
Madison, ME
 
Cider Hill Associates
207363430
121 Cider Hill Rd
York, ME
 
Eastern Outrigger
(207) 841-5321
77 Barrows Drive
Topsham, MA
 
Seaspray Kayaking Rentals & Tours
(207) 443-3646
Brunswick, ME
 
Norm''Sgun & Ammo Shop
(207) 282-2361
83 Guinea Rd
Biddeford, ME
 
Kelley''Sgun Shop
(207) 325-4357
61 Acccess Hwy
Limestone, ME
 
Pondview Sports
(207) 924-3401
890 Dover Rd/P.O.Box 73
Dexter, ME
 

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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