General Discussion
Discussion of popular firearm topics, education and training, gun safety, concealed carry and self defense, preparedness, and more

New Member Introductions New
Sporting Systems

Welcome to Northwest Firearms! Grab a chair and tell us a bit about yourself
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General Firearm Discussion New
Oregon Arms & Ammunition

Our most popular section for general gun talk and firearm-related discussion
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Education & Training New
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Firearm education, gun safety, training classes, first aid, mental preparedness, tactical strategies, theoretical situations, and more
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Defensive Carry & Self Defense New

Open carry, concealed carry, EDC rigs, concealed handgun and pistol licenses (CHL and CPL), strategies, and tactics, in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Preparedness & Survival New

What-if scenarios, emergency plans, bug out vehicles, HAM radios, skill building, food storage, water purification, shelter, and more
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Firearm Laws & Legal New

Questions and discussion about current local, state, and federal gun laws pertaining to Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Firearm Legislation & Activism New
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Questions and discussion about proposed local, state, and federal firearm legislation, as well as pro-gun activism efforts in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Firearm-Related News New

Firearm-related news in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming, the United States, and around the world
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Off Topic New

This section is for non-firearm topics, so join us around the campfire and let us know what's on your mind
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Northwest Activities & Information
Firearm-related events, pro-gun activism, outdoor shooting areas, competitive shooting, hunting, fishing, gun shops, ranges, and more in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming

Northwest Firearms Events New

Calendar and discussion of gun shows, competitions, pro-gun rallies, and other firearm-related events in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Outdoor Shooting Areas New

Information and discussion on where to shoot for free outdoors in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Competitive Shooting New

The place to discuss 3 gun, IDPA, skeet, trap, clays, cowboy action, and any other kind of competitive shooting

Note: This is the discussion section. Please add events to the event calendar
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Northwest Hunting New

Hunting big game, small game, varmint, waterfowl, upland game bird, and everything else in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Northwest Fishing New

Everything pertaining to fishing in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Business Discussion & Reviews New

Information and discussion about gun shops, gun clubs, ranges, gunsmiths, and other firearm-related businesses in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Firearm Specific Sections
Questions and discussion about various types of firearms

Handgun Discussion New

Questions and discussion about all types of handguns, including semi-automatic pistols, revolvers, and more
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Rifle Discussion New

Questions and discussion about all types of rifles, including semi-automatic, bolt-action, and more
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Shotgun Discussion New

Questions and discussion about all types of shotguns, including pump action, semi-automatic, break action, and more
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Rimfire Discussion New

Questions and discussion about all types of handguns and rifles using rimfire ammunition
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NFA Weapon Discussion New

Questions and discussion about machine guns, short barreled rifles, short barreled shotguns, suppressors, destructive devices, and AOW's
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Curio & Relic Discussion New

Questions and discussion about curio and relic firearms
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Black Powder Discussion New

Questions and discussion about black powder rifles, pistols, shotguns, and more
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Air Rifle & Pistol Discussion New

Questions and discussion about air powered guns
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Knives & Other Discussion New

Questions and discussion about knives, bows, spatulas, pointy sticks, etc
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Accessories & Maintenance
Questions and discussion about ammunition, reloading, firearm accessories, scopes and optics, gun safes, maintenance, and repair

Ammunition & Reloading New

Questions and discussion about ammunition, from .17 to 22mm and everything in between
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Gear & Accessories New

Questions and discussion about firearm gear and accessories
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Scopes & Optics New

Questions and discussion about firearm scopes and optics
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Gun Safes & Secure Storage New

Questions and discussion about gun safes and secure firearm storage
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Maintenance & Gunsmithing New

Questions and discussion about all aspects of firearm care and maintenance, troubleshooting, gunsmithing, refinishing, and repair
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Northwest Firearms Classifieds
Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade handguns, rifles, shotguns, and more in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming

Handgun Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade handguns in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Rifle Classifieds New
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Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade rifles in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Shotgun Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade shotguns in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Part & Accessory Classifieds New
HighLine Firearms

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade firearm parts and accessories in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Scope & Optic Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade scopes and optics in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Ammunition Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade ammunition in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Reloading Supply Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade reloading equipment and components in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Curio & Relic Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade curio and relic firearms in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Air Gun Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade air guns in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Knife & Edged Tool Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade knives and other edged tools in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Non-Firearm Item Classifieds New

Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade general items in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming
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Great Deals New

Great deals on firearms, ammunition, and accessories from around the country
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Items Wanted New

Looking for firearms, gear, or accessories in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, or Wyoming? Post here!
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Northwest Firearms Community
Sections pertaining to the Northwest Firearms community

Northwest Firearms Announcements New

Northwest Firearms community announcements
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Community Help New

Questions, problems, ideas, and feedback pertaining to Northwest Firearms
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Arms Collectors of SW Washington Gun Show
Battleground Community Center
912 E Main St, Battle Ground, WA 98604, USA
DRRC .22 Rimfire Challenge Oct 10
Douglas Ridge Rifle Club
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Oregon State Steel Challenge Championship
Central Oregon Shooting Sports Association
Millican, OR 97701, USA
Miller's Quarry Clean-Up
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Miller Rd, Mt Hood Village, OR 97067, USA
Free Firearms Safety Course (I-1639 Compliant)
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