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The Ruger American Rifle at Gunsite Academy

The fall hunting seasons are rapidly approaching, and there's never a bad time to work on your form. With that in mind, Ruger invited Associate Online Editor Shawn Skipper to Paulden, Ariz., to attend Gunsite Academy's Hunter Prep course under the watchful eye of venerable instructor Il Ling New. Once there, it was time to put the budget-friendly Ruger American Rifle through its paces. Get a closer look at Gunsite with this gallery.

August 20, 2013

Smith & Wesson M&P-10

.308 Winchester is perfect for most big game, and Smith & Wesson has provided hunters an M&P that's just right for the job.

July 19, 2013

Planning A Custom Rifle

If you're going to spend the money it takes to design a custom rifle, you'd better do it right—the first time. Keith Wood offers a few things to keep in mind when planning the long gun you've been dreaming about.

July 19, 2013

Does the AARP Still Want Your Guns?

AARP has provided services and benefits to people 50 and older for more than half a century, and has 40 million members—but is it anti-gun?

April 11, 2013

First Look 2013: Firearms

Check out this rundown of some of 2013's upcoming firearms releases—many of which will be on display at the 2013 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in May.

March 28, 2013

Ruger 10/22 Takedown

The Takedown can be disassembled by locking back the bolt, pressing the locking lever forward and twisting the barrel section 45 degrees.

March 25, 2013

Nosler 48 Legacy

The Model 48 Legacy is everything the late John A. Nosler envisioned the ideal rifle to be.

March 07, 2013

9 Reasons to Consider Weatherby's Hog Reaper Rifle

Weatherby has entered the hog hunting market, and Brian McCombie has tested it. He's offered nine reasons you should be paying attention to the Hog Reaper.

March 04, 2013

Rossi Rio Grande

The lever-action rifle is inherently American, and Rossi tried to capture as much of the design's history as possible with its Rio Grande.

January 25, 2013

Going the Distance

How to manage those ultra-long shots.

December 10, 2012

Ruger American Rifle

The Ruger American's molded polymer stock houses a pair of V-blocks to bed the action and free-float a hammer-forged barrel.

December 05, 2012

Choosing Your Child's First Gun

Your child's first gun can influence whether he becomes a lifelong hunter or walks away altogether.

November 16, 2012

10 Rifles for Today's Deer Hunter

When it comes to selecting a rifle, there's almost no end to the options available. Which models are the best on the market today? Check out Keith Wood's Top 10.

November 16, 2012

Mossberg’s 4x4 Platform

With the 4x4 platform, there's little doubt that Mossberg is on the upswing of rifle manufacturing—and they're offering them at reasonable prices, too.

October 26, 2012

BAR LongTrac Oil Finish

The BAR, in all its iterations, remains a nimble, hunting-accurate rifle that allows for quick follow-up shots.

October 15, 2012