Guns of the Old West
Eli Whitney Jr., the Whitneyville Armory and the Colts They Produced
Why the .36 Caliber Pistol Was the Most Popular Among Early Gunfighters
In the hands of the immortal Wild Bill Hickok and others, the Colt Model 1851 Navy, and with it the .36 Caliber Pistol, became the guns of legend.
The New Winchester Golden Spike Rifle Is Transcontinental Glory
Nothing honors the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad like the this special lever action, the Winchester Golden Spike Model 1866.
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Gun Review: Pedersoli Classic Side-by-Side Deluxe Flintlock Shotgun
The Pedersoli Classic Side-by-Side Deluxe flintlock shotgun was created in celebration of the company's 60th anniversary.
Gun Review: Umarex Colt Peacemaker Nickel & Gold
If you are into Cowboy Action Shooting, practice sessions with this head-turning Umarex Colt Peacemaker Nickel & Gold is time well spent.
Shooting a SASS ‘Wild Bunch’ Match Using a Custom Ruger SR1911
Athlon Outdoors contributor William Bell competes in a Single Action Shooting Society match with a customized Ruger SR1911 pistol and Cowboy Choice ammo.
The EMF 1858 Buffalo Bill Commemorative Shoots as Good as It Looks
Taking out the EMF 1858 Buffalo Bill Commemorative—a Pietta-made Remington Model 1858 replica to commemorate Buffalo Bill—for a test out on the range.
Peacemaker Predecessor: Remembering the 1871-72 Colt Open Top
Take a trip down memory lane with us as we look back on Colt’s first cartridge-firing six-shooter: the Colt Open Top.
Gun Review: Chiappa 1892 Mare’s Leg Third Version
Practical shooter or total toy? This Chiappa Mare’s Leg, based on one used in 'Wanted: Dead or Alive' promotional photos, may surprise you with its performance.
‘Godless’ Firepower: 9 Guns Used in Netflix’s Western Miniseries
Examining the firepower in 'Godless,' Netflix's newest Western which offers good entertainment with a good storyline and plenty of gunplay for old West enthusiasts.