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Author Kat Ainsworth Stevens

Kat Ainsworth Stevens is an outdoor writer, author, and Field Editor for Range365. She is a contributor for an array of major industry publications including USCCA Concealed Carry Magazine, Outdoor Life, and SHOT Business. Kat is heading into her second decade of concealed carry, has been an avid hunter for decades, and has never met a firearm she didn’t want to run (she also has a penchant for big bores). If it pew-pews, it’s on. Although she is now a full-time outdoor writer her background is eclectic and includes K9 Search-and-Rescue and emergency veterinary medicine.


Gun Reviews

[Review] Kimber K6s: Worth It

Looking for a primary or backup revolver? The Kimber K6s outperforms its price point in our review of its reliability, accuracy, ergonomics, and more. (Read)

Rifle

[Review] Daisy Red Ryder BB Gun: Adult & Youth Models

Ready to get your young one into shooting or reliving your own childhood? We hands-on review the Daisy Red Ryder 1938 in both Adult and Youth models. (Read)

Ammo

Best Frangible Ammo: [Purpose & Calibers]

Frangible ammo isn't just for steel targets. We'll go over their potential use in hunting and self-defense. Plus our favorites for popular calibers. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best Hunting Gear & Clothing for Women [Hands-On]

Looking for comfortable and fitting clothes as a woman hunter? We go through all our tried-and-tested clothing, boots, packs, guns, and more. (Read)

Hunting

Hunting Turkeys with Handguns [Guns, Ammo, Tips]

Gobble gobble! Want an extra fun challenge during turkey season? We go over all you need to get yourself a Tom with handgun picks, ammo choices, and tips. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Sig Sauer P226: Super Solid

The Sig P226 is almost always on a "best pistols" list. We see if it's worth the legendary hype for reliability, accuracy, ergonomics, and more. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Smith & Wesson Model 686+

I never liked revolvers until the Smith & Wesson 686. Check out my review on the S&W's reliability, shootability, upgrades, safety, and more. (Read)

Shooting

Best .50 Caliber Cartridges & Guns [Hands-On]

Who doesn't love a big boom? We hands-on review some of the best .50 caliber cartridges and guns out there. With plenty of pics and videos. (Read)

Pistol

[Review] Glock 20: 10mm Perfection?

Need an ultra-reliable 10mm? We hands-on review the Glock 20 for reliability, accuracy across a bunch of ammo, ergonomics, shootability, and more. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

5 Best Backup Guns: When All Else Fails

What happens when your main sidearm goes down? Do you have a belly gun for a last ditch effort? We review a few of our favorite backup guns for EDC. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Colt Python: Truly The Best Revolver?

Is the Colt Python really the best revolver of all time? We hands-on review two of them to see...complete with shooting videos. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] Marlin 1895 .45-70 Dark Series vs Originals

Looking to get a Marlin 1895? We hands-on review the new .45-70 Dark Series against some of the originals to see which generation reigns supreme. (Read)

Gun Reviews

[Review] CZ P10C: Compact Optics Ready 9mm EDC

Looking for one of the best compact 9mms? That's optics ready, ergonomic, reliable, and more? Read on for our hands-on review of the CZ P10C. (Read)

Optics & Scopes

[Review] Trijicon SRO Micro Red Dot: RMR Killer?

Want the best micro red dot? We hands-on review the Trijicon SRO for a lot of rounds downrange to see if it's better than the Trijicon RMR. (Read)
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