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Outdoor Handguns Rochester MN

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 Rochester, MN that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Minute Man Handgun Range
507527240
55616 State Hwy 57
West Concord, MN
 
Tyrol Ski & Sports
(507) 288-1683
1923 2nd St. SW
Rochester, MN
 
Merrifield Ordnance Depot
218765330
24245 Gunpowder Rd
Merrifield, MN
 
Bettis, S Kirk
218575269
35783 18Th Ave
Motley, MN
 
R&R Arms, Inc.
(218) 759-1866
25323 Beltrami L
Bemidji, MN
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(507) 252-9651
4603 Maine Ave. Se
Rochester, MN
 
Sports Authority
(507) 282-9400
80 25th Street Southeast
Rochester, MN
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Hyytinen Hdwe Hank
218927311
312 2Nd St Ne
Aitkin, MN
 
Earl'S Gun & Repair
320749263
3493 260Th St
Cushing, MN
 
E. Arthur Brown Company
320-834-3000, 800-950-9088
650 County Road 40 NW
Garfield, MN
 

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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