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.
After more than a decade, Steyr Arms expanded its Scout Rifle lineup with new chambering options in 6.5 Creedmoor.
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.
Ruger added a new model to its scout rifle lineup chambered in .450 Bushmaster, giving consumers multiple options in the big-bore chambering.
Col. Jeff Cooper envisioned the scout rifle as a do-it-all tool for hunting and defense. SI Ammo Editor Richard Mann covers the development and use of the gun here.