Taking Your Gun to Canada
Many hunters view Canada's vast landscape as something of a paradise. But you can't hunt the Great White North without a firearm or two in tow. Crossing the border with your favorite rifle or shotgun is very doable, but it's going to take a little paperwork. Here's what you need to do.
Traveling With Firearms
Follow these guidelines when traveling with firearms and ammunition.
Rule Change Snags Traveling American Hunters
U.S. State Department implements new rule for exporting personal firearms in 2012 but only now begins enforcing it.
Tips for Traveling with Firearms
Going on the road with your favorite hunting rifle? You need to be ready. Here are a few tips for traveling with your firearms.
When Crossing the Border, Beware the ‘Lost’ Bullet
Each year, hundreds of American citizens are arrested at border crossings with Mexico and Canada. Their crime? Crossing into Mexican or Canadian territory in possession of a firearm or ammunition that’s not registered according to those countries’ laws.
Tips for the Traveling Hunter
Canada, Alaska, the Rockies, Africa, Europe and Australia—there is an entire world out there to be explored and hunted. Doing so is not as easy as hunting in your home state; it requires an extra measure of research and planning.
Traveler’s Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States 21st Edition Now Available
Traveler’s Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States, now in its 21st edition and updated for 2017, is a quick-reference guide that covers everything from transporting a firearm in a vehicle and concealed carry reciprocity to where and how a gun can be carried for all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
2019 Traveler’s Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States Now Available
Updated for 2019, the 23rd edition of "Traveler’s Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States" is a quick-reference guide that covers everything from transporting a firearm in a vehicle and concealed carry reciprocity to where and how a gun can be carried for all 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as detailed information for travel to Canada and Mexico.
Essential Gear for the Traveling Hunter
Traveling the world will certainly take you out of your comfort zone, but accumulating a set of tools and necessary gear will make your dream hunt much more comfortable.
Rifles for the Traveling Hunter
Many different rifles can be made to work in a pinch, but if you’re planning to do some serious traveling, keep these tips in mind while making your choice, and you’ll have a lifetime of successful hunts.