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Outdoor Handguns San Luis Obispo CA

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 San Luis Obispo, CA that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Harbor Gun Shop Inc
(805) 772-1000
505 Morro Bay Boulevard
Morro Bay, CA
 
The Professionals Choice
(805) 462-9501
8810 Morro Rd.
Atascadero, CA
 
Art`s Cyclery SLO
(805) 543-4416
2140 Santa Barbara Street
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Mat`s Brake & Alignment
(805) 543-8737
770 Capitolio Way
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Powerhouse-San Luis Powerhouse
(805) 543-4643
798 Francis Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Uncle Eds Outfitters
(805) 461-5777
7425 El Camino Real Ste 20
Atascadero, CA
 
Storni`s Gun Ranch
(805) 995-2122
1720 Cottontail Creek Road
Cayucos, CA
 
Tackle Warehouse
(805) 784-0901
3536 South Higuera Street Suite 250
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
Granite Stairway Outdoor & Travel Outfitters
(805) 541-1533
871 Santa Rosa Street
San Luis Obispo, CA
 
San Luis Obispo County - Lopez Lake Recreation Area
(805) 788-2381
995 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA
 

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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