Hunting Guns

Franchi Affinity 12-gauge semi-auto shotgun

Late-Season Goose Hunting Guns, No. 4

Franchi Affinity This company doesn’t make a bad gun to my knowledge and experience. Everytime I’ve shot one I’ve found it responsive, nimble, and always reliable. I don’t think you’ll find the brand-new Affinity to be any different. Replacing the model I-12, the Affinity sports a very trim receiver profile and fore-arm lines. It...

Ithaca Waterfowler 12-gauge shotgun

Late-Season Goose Hunting Guns, No. 3

Sorry for the gap in posts, folks. Been really busy with manuscripts for some really exciting books coming out this spring and fall. Have recently edited a fantastic book on big-bore revolvers that everyone is going to love, even if all you’ve ever owned is a J-frame S&W snubby. Also taking time has been...

Classic Sporting/Hunting Rifles of Gun Digest

Hunting Rifles: New Book Celebrates Iconic Guns

From David Crockett with “Old Betsy” to the mountain men and their Hawkens to the buffalo hunters and their Sharps and Winchester ’73s – these are the hunting rifles that fire the imagination of both hunters and historians. Now, Gun Digest presents a unique compilation of articles celebrating these iconic guns, "Classic Sporting Rifles,"...

Mossberg 935 shotgun

Late-Season Goose Hunting Guns, Setup No. 1

A functional and ultra reliable shotgun from Mossberg, plus Black Cloud shotshell ammunition from Federal that's made specifically for snow geese. Can't get a more tailored setup to start of your late-season goose hunts!

Browning A-bolt Shotgun Stalker

Coyote Hunting Guns, Setup No. 9

There are places rifles just aren't welcome, but you can still coyote hunt, especially if you're bringing along this wonderfully functional and rugged bolt-action shotgun from Browning. Plus, we've got one humdinger of a decoy from Flambeau. Check it out!

Thompson/Center Pro Hunter predator rifle

Coyote Hunting Guns, Setup No. 8

Thompson/Center's Pro Hunter Predator rifle gets a full camo treatment, perfect for staying concealed from the prying eyes of coyotes--and even better when matched with a camo scope from Nikon.

Browning A-bolt M100 Eclipse thumbhole stock centerfire rifle

Coyote Hunting Guns, Setup No. 7

Browning outdoes its own venerable A-bolt in the thumbhole stocked M1000 Eclipse model. Plus, an eco-friendly ammo choice from Remington.