Expert Advice

Get even more from Savage® firearms by following the lead of our hunting and shooting trailblazers.

RATTLING RUTTING WHITETAILS

Rattling can bring rutting whitetail bucks in on a string. Mike Stroff shares his two top tips for getting the most from this calling technique.

Make Your Slug Gun Shoot Better

Slug guns don’t have to mean sacrificing accuracy. Mike Stroff reveals his best ways to extend range and enhance precision.

Accessory Must-Haves

The fast action of a 3-gun stage demands the right tools and accessories. Savage’s Patrick Kelley walks you through each one.

Firearm Upgrades

Want to run with the best 3-gunners? Savage’s Patrick Kelley shares his top picks to elevate your game and leave everyone else in the dust.

HOW TO CLEAN THE A17

The A17™ is one of the hottest semi-automatic rimfire rifles ever made. Check out these easy instructions for keeping it shooting its very best.

HOW TO MOUNT A SCOPE

Get the most accuracy out of any firearm with a properly secured optic. Take the guesswork out of scope-mounting with this easy-to-follow guide.

HOW TO SIGHT IN A RIFLE

A solid sight-in is the foundation of accurate, consistent shooting. Use this step-by-step rundown to properly sight in your Savage firearm.

RANGE WISDOM TRIGGER WORK

It's impossible to consistently make long-range shots with a mushy trigger and a heavy pull. Learn how Mike Stroff adjusts his AccuTrigger to guarantee accuracy.

BEAR TACTICS: THE POWER OF PATIENCE

When a promising bait site appears to go cold, it doesn’t mean the bears have left.Learn about the phenomenon and why a patient approach pays off.