Way back in April of 2017, we received the new (at the time), Hornady .218 Bee ammo and empty brass. At the time, having a new factory option, along with unloaded brass for reloading, was good news for those who owned .218 Bee rifles. Winchester had not made any ammo for a few years, so […]

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The question of whether a suppressed .17 Hornet would make a difference while rockchuck hunting has been answered.  I met up with Riley (@shooter300 on IG) and his buddy, Kenny, for some serious rockchuck removal.  Kenny had some private farms where the rockchuck population was out of control!  The area we were shooting had rock […]

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We met up with Dick from Predator Pellets at SHOT Show 2014 and got some information on their new Metalmag pellets. These pellets replace the Poly-tip with a zinc, metal tip that is made for deeper penetration on tough varmints and small game. We tested these pellets extensively in both a Daystate Huntsman XL and […]

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The new CCI A17 .17 HMR Varmint Tip ammunition is now available. Announced at the 2015 SHOT Show, it is the first new .17 HMR ammo available in quite some time. We shot this ammunition at the range and took it hunting up in NE California for ground squirrels. Click Here for the Entire Review […]

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This is our review of the Volquartsen Semi-Auto 17WSM. Before the review portion, we show some of the results during our trip to Northern Arizona for prairie dog. The shots taken are from 100 yards, out to 350 yards, with the average being in the 200 – 250 yard range! Full Review on Varminter.com:  http://www.varminter.com/review-of-the-volquartsen-semi-auto-17wsm-with-hunt-report/ […]

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This is our review and hunt report with the CZ Model 512 American semi-auto 22 Magnum (22 WMR) rifle. The 22 Magnum is beginning to see a resurgence of sorts, as the rimfire ammunition becomes more readily available. Because of this, rifles like the CZ Model 512 have also begun to see a rise in […]

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Our review, with hunt report, on the Winchester 1885 rifle in 17WSM (17 Winchester Super Magnum). We took the 1885 out prairie dog hunting in Arizona, using the 20 grain bullet offering from Winchester, and also took it to the range to shoot for groups. Click Here for the Full Article, and a More Detailed […]

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This week we take the new Garrow Firearms Development 17HMR upper to Northern Arizona for a prairie dog hunt! We slay a bunch of marauding prairie dogs and put the GFD 17HMR to the test out in the field, with heat, dust and everything else we run into while roaming the high desert. The upper […]

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