2021 Binoculars & Spotting Scopes

2021 New Optics Guide: Binoculars & Spotting Scopes

While the hot-as-magma market for guns and ammunition has dominated the news, optics are also selling at a record pace. Fortunately, optics manufacturers have been able to develop and introduce a dizzying array of new products, including line enhancements, feature-rich budget options and technological marvels that were once unaffordable to anyone not named Bezos, but are now approaching price points where many shooters can make use of them. Whatever your needs or budget, we’ve got several binoculars and spotting scopes to fit your needs. 

Are Scout-Style Riflescopes Still a Viable Option?

Between magnified riflescopes, electro-optics and plain ol’ iron sights, today’s rifle shooters can pretty much take care of everything from the muzzle to several thousand yards (or meters) away. Picking one setup for a narrow range of distances is no problem, but it gets trickier when you need to skin several cats at once.

Bushnell Launches Military VIP Purchase Program

In the military and want to get your hands on a Bushnell optic? Take advantage of the new VIP Purchase Program built for U.S. service members.

Budget Glass: 7 Great Long-Range Riflescopes for Less

Many high-dollar optics have entered the market in recent years, but budget glass has improved as well. Check out these affordable options for your long-range rifle.

Red-Dot Pistol & AIWB: Training With Modern Samurai Project

As appendix carry and red-dot scopes have gained popularity, the learning curve has steepened.

First Look: Primary Arms Gold Series Riflescopes

Available in several models, the new Primary Arms Gold Series of riflescopes fills the gap between the company's Silver and Platinum models.

New Optics for 2019: A Complete Guide

There are a number of new options on the market for optics seekers, as manufacturers roll out new, improved variants of long-range riflescopes, red-dot optics, LPVOs and more.

5 New Low-Power Variable Optics (LPVOs) for 2019

Looking for a general-purpose riflescope that allows you to take full advantage of your AR-style rifle platform? Check out the latest and greatest in the world of low-power variable optics in 2019.

First Look: Leupold VX-Freedom Optics for 2019

Leupold expanded its affordable VX-Freedom optics lineup in 2019 with five new models.

First Look: Primary Arms GLx4 Riflescopes

Primary Arms rolled out a line of new riflescopes in 2019, designed for the growing market of long-range precision rifles. The new GLx4 riflescopes are available in a range of magnification options.

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