Is the Scout Rifle Concept Obsolete?
For the last two decades shooters and self-proclaimed firearms experts have postulated that the Scout Rifle Concept, as originated by Jeff Cooper, is obsolete. But is it?
First Look: Christensen Arms Ridgeline Scout Rifle
Christensen Arms recently introduced the new Ridgeline Scout, a lightweight rifle that has multiple applications in the personal defense and hunting worlds.
Review: Ruger Scout Rifle in 350 Legend
Ruger's excellent Scout rifle, paired with the new 350 Legend round, makes for a great combination.
Range Review: Steyr Arms Scout Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor
The only Cooper-approved scout rifle in existence, the Steyr Arms Scout Rifle lineup saw a rare expansion in 2019 with the launch of a 6.5 Creedmoor chambering.
Scout-Rifle Build: Robar Ruger American Scout
After Ruger improved on its affordable American Rifle, SI Field Editor Ed Head aimed to make a true scout rifle out of the platform. Here's how it turned out.
New for 2019: Steyr Arms Scout Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor
After more than a decade, Steyr Arms expanded its Scout Rifle lineup with new chambering options in 6.5 Creedmoor.
New for 2019: Big Horn Armory Scout
Taking inspiration from Col. Jeff Cooper's scout-rifle concept, Big Horn Armory announced the launch of its Scout lever-action rifle, chambered in the big-bore .500 S&W.
Fightin' Iron: Building a Utilitarian 'Trail' Rifle
Call it what you will, a bolt gun that’s purpose-built and equally badass can go by many names...sort of. Here's a Scout-esque take on a back-country rifle built by Wiley Clapp: the Trail Rifle.
New for 2018: Ruger Scout Rifle in .450 Bushmaster
Ruger added a new model to its scout rifle lineup chambered in .450 Bushmaster, giving consumers multiple options in the big-bore chambering.
Review: Mossberg MVP Scout Rifle
The Mossberg MVP Scout rifle reflects the late Col. Jeff Cooper’s concept of his ideal utility long arm.