Winter Carry vs. Summer Carry

In Northern Colorado a popular weather joke is that we have two seasons: Summer & Winter. It’s certainly not entirely true but when your first snow often comes the first or second week of October while the leaves are still up and it was 80 degrees the week before you start to consider the possibility. … Read more

What is 3 Gun Competition

Lately in the shooting sports it seems like everywhere I go I hear, “3 gun this, 3 gun that, Ole’ MacDonald had a 3 gun, blah, blah, blah, blah, blah.” I’ve enjoyed watching youtube clips and even glancing at competitions on the show occasionally, but only this past week did I decide to give it a go. … Read more

What is Cheek Weld?

There are a lot of terms in the shooting world (and especially the gun review world) that can be considered “isms.” An ISM is basically a word that is unique to that particular field of expertise. When we get comfortable in a certain environment we start using ISMS that are well defined and understood to … Read more

What is Plinking?

With several rimfire related reviews coming up in the near weeks, I thought I’d throw out a few thoughts about the fast dying art of “PLINKING.” The word “plinking” is often (or WAS often) used in shooting circles to describe a practice most often done with rimfire guns. When I was growing up with a .22 or … Read more

Why Do I Carry a Knife?

“Why do you carry a knife?” or “Do you REALLY need a knife?” are some of several questions I routinely get asked by many people. Why do you carry a knife?Have you ever given it much thought? I’ve been known as being the “knife guy” by family, friends, coworkers, and to some extent online. It’s … Read more

Best .300 Win Mag Rifle

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Power, flat shooting trajectory and a rifle that is easily carried. It’s stronger than a .308 and smarter than most available calibers when you need stopping power out past 700 meters. This is an article that will visit our picks from the broader market of the best .300 Winchester Magnum Rifles. From a historical perspective, … Read more