Now that the Shooting Sports Hall has become an increasingly important fixture at the Great American Outdoor Show, attendees are enjoying exhibits from many top firearm manufacturers affording close-up viewing hundreds of current models, including some of the newest to hit the market.
More than 200 exhibitors set up shop inside the Shooting Sports Hall of the Great American Outdoor Show, and with only a handful of them representing major firearm manufacturers,
Guns, gadgets and gear were the predominant themes as NRA ramped up its presence at the opening weekend of the 2015 Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, Pa.
Founded in 1999 and named after its original product, Magpul has been "providing innovation to the individual in the shortest time" (company's mission statement) for 16 years.
More than 1,100 exhibitors and manufacturers have erected booths at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex for everything from shooting sports equipment and supplies to hunting gear, archery, fishing, ATVs, cabins, trucks, RVs, boats and virtually anything else related to America’s love of the outdoors.
NRA Publications Editorial Director John Zent recalls how his father took him to his first "sportsman show" and got him hooked on the annual event that is now owned and operated by NRA as the Great American Outdoor Show.