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NRA Great American Outdoor Show Attendance Nears Pre-Pandemic Peak

Over 165,000 people made the trip to Harrisburg for GAOS, and local officials estimate that the show contributes $75 million to the local economy each year.

When the NRA Saved the ‘Harrisburg Show’

In 2013, only weeks before the annual “Harrisburg show” was to begin, the event’s producer announced it had banned the sale or display of AR-style rifles. The sporting world was angered, and responded en masse to force a boycott. A year later, the NRA stepped in to rebrand the event the Great American Outdoor Show.

10 Reasons to Attend the 2020 Great American Outdoor Show

Here are just a handful of the many reasons to make the trip to the Great American Outdoor Show this year, held in Harrisburg, Pa., Feb. 1-9.

12 New Guns to See at the 2019 Great American Outdoor Show

Here are 12 new guns on display at Great American that you’ll want to check out. We’ve even put them in order by booth location, starting near the entrance to the Shooting Sports Hall in the Cameron Street lobby and working across the aisles from right to left.

10 Reasons to Attend the 2019 Great American Outdoor Show

Here's just a handful of the many reasons to make the trip to the Great American Outdoor Show this year, held in Harrisburg, Pa., Feb. 2-10.

Photos: Taxidermy at the 2018 Great American Outdoor Show

Get a closer look at some of the impressive taxidermy from the Great American Outdoor Show.

10 New Guns to See at the Great American Outdoor Show

Here are 10 new guns on display at Great American that you’ll want to check out. We’ve even put them in order by booth location, starting near the entrance to the Shooting Sports Hall in the Cameron Street lobby and working across the aisles from right to left.

Preparing for the Great American Outdoor Show

The 2017 Great American Outdoor Show has arrived! Here are a few things you should consider before hitting the floor at the Harrisburg Farm Show Complex.

Final Thoughts at the Great American Outdoor Show 2014

As the nine-day Harrisburg show comes to a close, American Hunter Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller, a native Pennsylvanian and lifelong hunter, reflects on the "new" Great American Outdoor Show.

Outfitters on Display

Outfitters from throughout the world have set up camp at the Great American Outdoor show, offering guests a chance to plan hunts and fishing trips in every corner of the globe imaginable. Here are a few of the operations that Justin McDaniel happened across in Harrisburg.

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