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Nashville, Tenn.
April 10-12, 2015
Covington, GA
October 31-November 1, 2014
Raton, N.M.
September 20-October 5, 2014
Indianapolis, IN
April 25-27, 2014
2014 National Smallbore Rifle Championships
Bristol, IN
July 14-25, 2014
2014 National Rifle & Pistol Championships
Camp Perry, OH
July 8 – Aug 10, 2014
Washington, D.C.
June 23-29, 2014
On The Range
We're pleased to announce that professional competition shooter Julie Golob will be vlogging with NRA Family InSights!
Our primer on how to get the best out of shooting in the prone position.
Although it's true that silencers are heavily regulated, there are a lot of myths floating around about what it's like to own one.
Purchasing and owning a suppressor for your firearm is not as complicated as you may think. Here's what you need to do.
Want to get the facts on suppressors? Watch this video!
Umarex's Justin Biddle explains how their new Colt revolver air guns make great training tools.
The Chargers won their third team ACUI national championship in four years and took top honors in Trap events.
Don't let their "military" appearance fool you: The modern sporting rifle is the perfect first long gun for women.
If you're a military surplus gun collector, there are some guns you just have to own. From top to bottom in this photo: M1 Garand, M1903 Springfield, M44 Mosin-Nagant, and Lee-Enfield No. 1 MK III.
Rifle competition at 1,000 yards? It can be done!
Here's what the sweet science of ballistics means to you...explained in plain English.
Some advice from a five-time Olympic medalist on how to make yourself welcome at any range.
Some advice from a five-time Olympic medalist on the importance of using your vision properly.
Here's how a beautiful pistol helps support our Olympians.
So a man goes into a pawnshop … Though it sounds like a joke, the reality is that man often comes out with a great gun at a bargain price. Here’s what you need to know about buying guns from pawnshops.
The sport may have come to us by way of Mexico, but Silhouette is now an all-American pastime, too.
We spoke to concealed carry purse makers Beau + Arrow's Iris Yen at the 2015 SHOT Show and this is what she had to say about the new company.
The practical, perfect pump for home defense shines in this review.
Obtaining your concealed-carry permit is only the beginning of your journey towards personal protection.
 
In the Field
This ancient hunting art is still as fascinating today as it was when it was the sport of kings and nobility.
Being prepared for emergencies doesn't have to cost a fortune. Gear up your go-bag with these 10 items for under $10.
To be an ethical hunter, it's important to keep these four concepts in mind before you squeeze the trigger.
Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum strove to live by the mission of Outdoor Women Unlimited—and succeeded—on a recent turkey hunt in Alabama.
Here are five simple things that you may never have thought of that will increase your chances for success.
The story of how sound wildlife management—together with the assistance of hunters and anglers—has vastly improved America's ecosystem.
American Hunter Senior Editor Karen Mehall hiked 21 miles to Mount Rainier. Here's her list of essentials.
There are many huntable exotic species in the U.S., both on public and private land. Here's what to know before you decide whether it's your cup of tea.
The 2015 NRA/Brownells Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors combed the SHOT Show for the best products out there.
The 2015 NRA/Brownells Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors combed the SHOT Show for the best products out there.
It's called "shed hunting," and it's a terrific outdoor activity for springtime.
The 2015 NRA/Brownells Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors combed the SHOT Show for the best products out there.
The 2015 NRA/Brownells Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors combed the SHOT Show for the best products out there.
Mishka, the Karelian Bear Dog, is retiring after 12 years of making Washington State a safer place. Here's how she did it.
Hunting dogs have it better when it comes to health. Here's how to make sure it stays that way.
If someone told you there were a way to take your dog hunting all year long, would you be interested?
Technology is changing the way we do everything, including hunting. But is this always necessarily a good thing?
It's been in your freezer for who knows how long...here's how to prepare that mystery meat so it's delicious.
You may think these air rifles were made for kids, but you'd be wrong. Here are three air guns for adults that you'll want to buy.
Using a horse as part of your hunting strategy can increase your chances of success—and earn a lifelong friend.
 
Family Fun & Adventure
Catch these two shooting stars on an upcoming episode of "NRA All Access"!
Young Civil War reenactors experience America’s history—up close and personal.
If you think you’re one of the best then here’s your chance to prove it...and win cash.
The creator of over 40 outdoor-themed television shows speaks to NRA Family InSights.
At the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits, NRA Outdoors can set your family up with the hunting adventure of a lifetime.
5.11 Tactical displays their new pants and concealed-carry purses for women at the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits.
At the NRA Freedom Festival, Daisy Outdoor Products mans the door to the shooting sports.
The Pyramyd Air air gun range at the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits is a can't-miss for families.
Premiering Thursday, April 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT Series chronicles stories of military and law enforcement service dogs and handlers.
This old (and now illegal) method of market hunting has a fascinating history.
Find out how one man went from weapon inventor to creating a backyard favorite.
It’s not the kill that makes it exciting; it’s the hunt and the challenge.
This cool job is nothing like what you might see on TV, but it's still just as fascinating.
You'll want to make sure you experience the excitement at the 144th NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Nashville.
If someone told you there were a way to take your dog hunting all year long, would you be interested?
The art of shooting to entertain others has been around almost as long as guns themselves.
A man, larger than life, who brought high drama to the Old West.
Shooting Sports USA’s Senior Graphic designer decides to take her first step towards two new shooting disciplines by attending the Great American Outdoor Show.
The nation's oldest and best-loved BB gun manufacturer takes on the world of archery.
After harvesting her first deer, the author transforms the meat into traditional Korean dishes. You can, too!
 
Safety
There is no one best method of concealed carry—only the best method for you. Here's how to figure it out.
Wanting to help is basic human nature, but getting involved without knowing all the facts can be hazardous.
What do the teens of today think about the Right to Keep and Bear Arms? Ask this 14-year-old author, and you'll be reassured.
There’s a violent crime every 27.1 seconds, a robbery every 1.5 minutes and a burglary every 16.4 seconds in the United States according to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report for 2013—are you ready if your home and family are next?
Two grandmothers take charge of their own safety...and start a trend in their hometown of Aurora, Ind.
Choosing a handgun for self-defense can be a challenging prospect. Jim Wilson offers some tips.
Professional home-security systems are a fine tool in your defensive plan, but they can be expensive. Here are six ways to build your own effective security system without breaking the bank.
Safety and security while you're traveling goes well beyond having a personal defense firearm. Here are some steps to help make sure you never need it.
Involve the whole family in your emergency preparedness plans—you won't regret it.
Here's what you'll need to know if you're ever forced to defend yourself or a loved one with a firearm.
Are you and your family more prepared than you were on September 10, 2001?
The author, owner of Rick's Firearm Academy of Detroit, details your strategy to improve your safety and enjoy your trip.
You've got the firearm, the holster and the training. But there's one thing you might have forgotten that could prove critical should you ever need to use your gun in a defensive situation: legal advice.
It has been said that an armed society is a polite society. And nowhere is that more important than when dealing with law enforcement.
Was the snake you saw dangerous? What should you do to avoid a bite? How do you help someone who's been bitten? We explore the slithery world of America's venomous snakes.
There's an almost-uncountable number of self-defense munitions offered on the market today. Which ones perform like they should? Check out Tom McHale's list of his top picks.
Can your firearm pass the white-glove test? Here's how to keep your gun clean and safe to use.
Here's what you need to know if your family will be spending time outdoors in mountain lion country.
Home-defense is more than confronting a bad guy. It is a comprehensive plan for surviving all potential disasters that includes all family members.
Don't let your vacation turn sour before you've even gotten in the air: Keep the skies friendly with some simple precautions.
 
NEWS
Umarex USA, the famous airgun supplier, is sponsoring a free airgun match in Fort Smith, Ark.
 
NRA unveils a brand-new look for this 27-year-old program.
 
Catch these two shooting stars on an upcoming episode of "NRA All Access"!
 
A stunning piece of artwork by a 17-year-old takes this year's first prize.
 
With the passage of Senate File 392, Iowa is now one of a growing number of states offering apprentice hunting licenses, affording non-hunting adults the opportunity to give hunting a try when the "hunter's horn" sounds for them.
 
If you think you’re one of the best then here’s your chance to prove it...and win cash.
 
More good news for the youth shooting sports, courtesy of the MidwayUSA Foundation.
 
A free family event that helps celebrate the outdoors and the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's 150th anniversary.
 
This Saturday, April 18, Cabela's is offering a special treat for women and their families.
 
Allan D. Cors of Naples, Florida, was elected by the NRA Board of Directors as president of the historic 144-year-old association.
 
Want to get the facts on suppressors? Watch this video!
 
 
What can the NRA do for the four-footed part of your family? Watch this video and see!
 
Umarex's Justin Biddle explains how their new Colt revolver air guns make great training tools.
 
At the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits, NRA Outdoors can set your family up with the hunting adventure of a lifetime.
 
5.11 Tactical displays their new pants and concealed-carry purses for women at the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits.
 
Do you need a portable refrigeration unit for your wild-game meat? We found the Koola Buck on the floor at the 2015 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits that might just solve your problem.
 
Strolling through the exhibit hall, we polled the women attendees about what excited them the most at the show.
 
At the NRA Freedom Festival, Daisy Outdoor Products mans the door to the shooting sports.
 
If you're attending the 2015 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits then stop by the Freedom Festival to test out MILO Range simulators.