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Tips for Using Range Time to Maximize Your Knowledge and Comfort of Your Firearm

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For both new and more experienced gun owners, feeling comfortable and confident with your firearm is essential to using it the right way. Finding the best firearm for your particular needs is the first step. Next, you’ll need to gain the knowledge and skills to become a proficient shooter. Here are some tips from the…

Make the Most Out of the Largest Sporting Days in Vegas 2021

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Las Vegas plays host to an incredible variety and number of sporting events each year, from boxing to MMA, college basketball to the NFL draft. But Vegas is also the ideal place to watch your favorite sporting events in a fun and highly energetic atmosphere. If you plan on being in Las Vegas during May…

Women Specific CCW: What You Need to Know About Protecting Yourself

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  Kris ChanskiKris Chanski, General Manager at the Range 702 and renowned gun enthusiast and gun training advocate Some women walk their kids home from school each day, while others leave late-night shifts at their workplace and head…

5 Therapeutic Benefits of Shooting at a Gun Range

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5 Therapeutic Benefits of Shooting at a Gun Range We all deal with stress throughout our lives, even for the most laid back and easygoing among us. In our primitive days, early humans relied on stress to get them out of tight situations. There’s a problem, though. We rarely find ourselves in an actual life-or-death,…

A Guide to Understanding Handgun and Rifle Calibers

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If you’re new to the world of guns and shooting, there’s a lot of jargon you might overhear at the range or at the gun shop that might be confusing at the very least. Whether it’s a magazine versus a clip or even the finer points of ballistics, the lexicon of firearms is vast. One…

5 Reasons the Gun Range Is the Perfect Date Night Destination

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If you’re looking for a unique date night idea that is sure to leave an impression, an exciting experience at the shooting range may be just what you need! Dinner and a movie might be nice, but a shooting range date night brings a thrilling and creative element you won’t get anywhere else. Whether it’s…

Ammo Shortage of 2020: How Long Will It Last?

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How long will the ammo shortage of 2020 last? Unfortunately, ammunition manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers expect supplies to be scarce until summer 2021 and possibly later. If you need ammo, especially common concealed carry and home-defense handgun calibers, you may be in for a long wait. In August 2020, Olin, the parent company of Winchester…

How to Train a Hunting Dog

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Hunting dogs, also called gun dogs, find and retrieve game for hunters. There is no such thing as the best all-around hunting dog. Still, there are best breeds for certain kinds of hunting, including:  American Foxhound for deer Pudelpointer for versatility Retrievers Setters Spaniels for birds There is lots of gear available for training and…

What to Know About Gun Laws With a Biden Administration

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With a Biden administration starting in 2021, guns, gun rights, and gun safety/control are hot topics of discussion and debate. Gun rights advocates are concerned about actions the new president will take against gun ownership. Gun control activists are optimistic that the new administration will curb the epidemic of gun violence in the United States….