Range Bag Essentials: What to Pack When Headed to the Range
By GDC Staff
Range bags should always stock a few handy items to make the trip a successful one. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)
There’s nothing worse than rolling up to your shooting spot with all the wrong supplies or worse having to borrow some from neighboring shooters. Gun owners who know the essential supplies to pack before heading out can get the most out of a range trip. A well-stocked range bag can really turn a range trip from the ordinary to the extraordinary. This list will cover the must haves for any range bag.
Hearing and Eye Protection
Hearing and eye protection are vital components of any range bag. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)
Safety gear is a must and it all starts with hearing and eye protection. A somewhat obvious choice for range bag essentials, it never fails that at least one or two shooters show up to the range without this gear. Luckily, most ranges stock extras but donning a pair of glasses and earmuffs previously worn by someone else might not be your cup of tea. Therefore, it pays to stock your own pair in your bag.
A necessity to protect both eyes and ears from the effects of shooting, hearing and eye pro come in many