10 Best Deer Rifles Ever Made

10 Best Deer Rifles Ever Made


If you're looking for the "best" deer rifle, the good news is there are a lot of very good choices today. Whether you hunt in the wide open Western plains or the dense piney woods of Texas, there's a gun to fit your needs.

But when it comes right down to it, there are only a handful of rifles that can truly be classified as great. In this competitive market, a gun doesn't become legendary overnight.

It takes many years and many deer to earn a reputation like that, which is why these 10 rifles have earned a place in the heart and the homes of America's deer hunting masses. Here's a list of the best deer rifles ever made.




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