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. 

Spotting Scopes 101: The Basics of Shot Spotting

To be a good long-range marksman, you need to learn shot spotting and spotting-scope usage—for yourself or your shooting partner.

Sightmark Solitude Spotting Scope Kits

The new Solitude spotting scope kits from Sightmark feature several key pieces necessary to any spotting setup.

Konus Introduces New Riflescopes for 2015

Konus offers several new scopes, red dot sights and other optics for 2015.

New Nikon ProStaff Fieldscopes

Two new spotting scopes from Nikon offer superior glass for a great price.

Redfield Rampage 20-60×80 mm Spotting Scope

Redfield has added a 20-60x80mm model with angled eyepiece to its Rampage spotting scope line for hunters and wildlife observers seeking powerful optical performance at affordable prices.

Brunton ICON Spotting Scopes

Brunton, a premiere leader in optics, portable power, navigation, instruments, lighting and gear announces its new Icon Straight Spotting Scope and Angled Spotting Scope.

Spotting Scopes

The same uniform-sizing claims are often heard in the sporting goods business, so Shooting Illustrated "tried on" three spotting scopes, side-by-side.


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