in , ,

2017’s Best Hunting Gear: The Year’s Top 10 Firearms and Loads

Top 10 Firearms and Ammo

The Latest Rifles, Shotguns and Loads from Stoeger, Browning, Benelli, Ruger, Winchester and More

Also check out Outdoor Canada’s full roundup of the year’s top new hunting gear, including firearms, bowhunting gear, optics, apparel and accessories.

Super Black Eagle 3
Super Black Eagle 3

Super Black Eagle 3

A complete redesign takes this hard-core waterfowler’s favourite from Benelli to new levels. The enlarged bolt handle and release lever, extended choke tubes and three-sided mag cap mean never having to remove your gloves, and the felt recoil is now among the lightest. Plus, the improved loading system makes for reliable and ultra-quick follow-up shots, while the interchangeable butt pads and shims ensure a custom fit.

Stoeger Canada

Ken Bailey

Ken Bailey

An all-around hunter, Ken Bailey enjoys pursuing waterfowl the most. Based in Edmonton, Outdoor Canada's longtime hunting editor Ken Bailey has hunted every major Canadian game animal, in every corner of the country. For many years, he’s shared his deep knowledge of game behaviour, and wide expertise with all manner of firearms with OC's readers. His work has been recognized numerous times by both the Outdoor Writers of Canada and the National Magazine Awards. Ken is a committed conservationist, dedicated to habitat preservation, sustainable harvests, and passing along our hunting heritage to the next generation. He's also an avid fly fisherman, and a pretty darn good game chef.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *