ARs for Hunting

Although there has been some intial bias towards the AR as a hunting firearm, more and more sportsmen are favoring the AR as the gun of choice when heading into the woods. Patrick Hayes Photo

ARs in Deer Camp?

One 2011 study commissioned by the National Shooting Sports Foundation found that just over 18 percent of all gun owners now own an AR-style rifle (probably higher since 2013). Of those, nearly 20 percent say they use their ARs for hunting.

Ambush Firearms 6.8 SPC II.

ARs for Whitetails

Modern hunters want modern guns and the light-hitting .223 isn’t the only caliber offering for tactical rifles.