The Mark V Backcountry Ti offers … I’ve only been hunting a few years and I attribute my success more to this rifle than my shooting ability. This rifle is great. Morrey - feel free to piggyback on here. Fit and finish is pretty good. We are sorry to hear about your experience, and if you have any more questions please reach out to Customer Service. Love to shoot it! Adjustable Match Quality, Two-stage Trigger, Hand-laminated, raised comb Monte Carlo carbon fiber composite stock, Barrel length is 26” for magnum chamberings & 24” for non-magnum and 240 Wby Mag. nicely balanced rifle but the howa/vanguard action is beefy but the fluted barrel helps offset that some. All Vanguard rifles are guaranteed to shoot a 3-shot group of .99” or less at 100 yards (SUB-MOA) from a cold barrel when used with Weatherby® factory or premium ammunition within Two-Years of Verified Purchase Date to Original Purchaser. I've also considered buying a stainless .243 Winchester Vanguard and putting it in a Bell and Carlson or possibly even a McMillan stock. JeffRaines Member. winterangehunter Jul 16, 2020 #9 B. beginnerhunter Well-known member. FC-747115423163. Or the Browning X-Bolt Medallion. Maybe even get 2 Wilderness, a 240Wby and a 6.5-300Wby lol!! We can actually be some of the first folks to post photo reviews/grouping on these! When covering distances deep in the heart of big game country, the last thing a hunter needs is heavy gear bogging them down. Take a look at the Weatherby Vanguard Backcountry! (I set mine at 2.75lbs. I decided on the wilderness model in 308 because of the bead-blasted fluted barrel, aluminum bedded lightweight stock and the excellent trigger. Copyright © 2020 Sportsman's Warehouse. Weatherby’s rich heritage began in 1945 located in Southern California. 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (MDT), Visitor/Service Center On top of this you get the best customer service on the Planet and I have dealt with just about every other major manufacturer. Contact your local authorized Weatherby dealer to order yours today. The action, barrel length of 24 inches, controls, etc., are unchanged from the recently reviewed Vanguard … I'm thinking I may make m next rifle a Vanguard Wilderness. The Vanguard Camilla Rifle—“designed by women, built by Weatherby”—incorporates a high comb, along with a number of other features that make this rifle superbly comfortable to shoot. WBY VANGUARD 257WBY 26 WILDERNESS Black Gray WEB $ 750.00 (0) Weatherby VDT300WR6O Vanguard Sporter Bolt 300 Weatherby Magnum ... Weatherby MBC01N257WL8B Mark V Back Country 257 Wthby Mag 3+1 2 $ 2,349.00 (0) Weatherby MK-V BC-TI 257WBY 26B $ 3,002.00 (0) Weatherby MK-V BC-TI 300WBY 26B In the 1970s it introduced a line of rifles that would support the less powerful cartridges on offer, and brought to the market the Weatherby Vanguard line. By ticking this box you agree to an account being created using the given email address … Its a dream to carry and recoil is about the same as my R700 in 308 thanks to Weatherby’s stock design. Weatherby Vanguard 2 Back Country Bolt Action Rifle .300 Win Mag 24" Barrel 3 Rounds Synthetic Stock CeraKote Tactical Grey Finish VBK300NR4O. This Vanguard was an authorized return, evaluated and deemed that the action performs correctly for function and accuracy. zeroed at 100 yards using 5 rounds. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor Bolt Action Rifle, 24″ Barrel, Matte Blued Finish – Weatherby VLE65CMR4O $ 722.30. The Back Country, like every rifle in the Vanguard Series 2 line, ships with a guarantee of three-shot sub-m.o.a. GI#: 101534577. Dismiss notification. I have a 40mm bell and the low rings were perfect, maybe 1/8 inch from the barrel. handloads, powder imr 4138, fed 215 primers, nosler brass. I shot a 10 shot group that could be covered with a nickle!! F&S Classics: The Art of Lying. Wash … So despite the lighter frame, there is confidence of the Vanguard’s heavyweight impact when it’s time to drop that trophy. All I can say is wow! I have dreamt of owning a .257 Weatherby rifle from the first time I learned of the cartridge back when I was a teenager. When it comes to hunting, I'm a wilderness addict.The more remote the country, the more I love it. Finally had a chance for a outing to the range The following ammunition cartridge ballistics information and chart can be used to approximately compare .300 Weatherby Magnum vs .300 Winchester Magnum ammo rounds. Weatherby MBT01N65CMR4B MKV Backcountry TI 6.5 Creedmoor 24 Black Grey. All of mine, both Vanguard and Mark V have shot several loads under MOA and in some cases well under. In addition to the new RPM round, Mark V Backcountry rifles are available in 10 calibers ranging from 6mm Creedmoor to .300 Wby. I have 5 Weatherbys, 4 Vanguards and a Mark V, but this one is my go-to SE Alaska Blacktail Deer rifle. Fit and finish excellent. How about 5/8″ groups @ 108yds with 180gr Barnes TSX in 30.06! Followed the Weatherby online barrel break in instructions. My 1996 Vanguard Deluxe 30.06 shoots 9/16″ with 180gr Federal Trophy Bonded Tipped at 108yds . Campfire Regular. Either a Weatherby vanguard range certified. All rights reserved. Shipping not available to P.O. I have it set up with a Leupold 6x fixed power scope. This rifle pulls up nice, and is amazingly light. The heaviest and largest of the three test rifles, we liked the feel and handling of the Weatherby as a solid shooting tool. I don’t shoot mine all that much but it did get used hard for a few seasons with zero issues, it’s very accurate and reliable like all the vanguards … Can’t wait for deer season in Wisconsin. Jan 4, 2019 #2 Brian in Montana Well-known member. For the price it is a steal. Hunting deer under 300 yards. BRAND NEW IN THE BOX AND READY TO SHIP! NRApubs 45,372 views. Bolt is smooth and trigger is crisp. 3 shots 3 kills for the weekend. In stock (Only 1 left!) Weatherby Mark V Backcountry TI .257 Weatherby Mag... Our Low Price $3,057.10 QuickView Weatherby Mark V Weathermark LT .257 Wby Mag 26" Fluted Barrel 3 Rounds Accubrak... Weatherby Mark V Weathermark LT .257 Wby Mag 26" F... Our Low Price $1,655.34 Your Security is Our Priority Our guarantee Shopping with us is absolutely safe - you never have to worry about credit card safety when … We reserve the right to correct pricing errors. $679.99 . This thing is a tack driver. Put a Swarovski Z5 scope with the ballistic turret on it and zeroed at 100 yards. This rifle is a tack driver with 127 gr Barnes bullets. – November 24, 2018. The action is smooth. this is my second 300 weatherby in accuguard, have not shot it as of 9-4-18, just ordered it, all my weatherby’s are tackdrivers, I have no doubt this bad boy will do it in style. Easily shoots sub 1 inch groups at 100 yards. Great quality and good looks. I researched like crazy before buying, and my research brought me to the Weatherby VG S2. The Mark V Backcountry features a light, creep-free TriggerTech trigger, carbon fiber stock, and Weatherby’s Accubrake ST muzzle brake that reduces felt recoil up to 53 percent. Followed the Weatherby online barrel break in instructions. good morn port. Weatherby has announced two new Mark V rifles, the Backcountry and Backcountry Ti, chambered in an all-new Weatherby magnum cartridge, the 6.5 Wby. Weatherby Customer Service representatives are available to assist you: Monday through Friday Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle -The heart of the Wilderness rifle, the renowned Vanguard action, is affixed to a hand-laminated, raised comb Monte Carlo, carbon fiber composite stock with full length aluminum bedding plate, matte gel coat finish, and spiderweb accents. /  .30-06 SPRG. 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (MDT), Written inquires can be mailed to: The actual purchaser must be 21 years of age or older to purchase handguns and/or firearm receivers, frames, silencers, or pistol-grip only firearms. I hope the title is not misleading, as I believe both rifles have many desirable qualities that represent both ruggedness and refinement. There are those who will argue that at 6 pounds, 12 ounces the Back Country is not a true lightweight, and they are correct. All I can say is wow! Las Vegas. Weatherby Stainless. It is the customer's responsibility to follow all Federal, State, and Local Laws. Most of all, it is a rifle that proudly carries the Weatherby name, and we do not take that lightly. Only complaint is i wish it had a target barrel crown. VANGUARD WILDRNESS 6.5CR 26 SPIDERWEB ACCENTS|FLUTED BBL. Note: Image may not be an exact representation of the actual item. Hunting. Great gun at a great price. MSRP: $2,999.00 | Your Price: $2,661.36. My buddy and I then decided to see what it could do and we were hitting targets at 500 yards prone off a pack no problem. MSRP: $3,499.00 | ... Weatherby VWC65CMR0O VGD Camilla Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor. They are a nice light weight but solid mount. Looks like this one comes in around 6.75lbs, so 7.75lbs with scope, which is about right for me. RPM (Rebated Precision Magnum). Illustration courtesy of Weatherby, Inc. New for 2013 is Weatherby's Back Country version of their popular Vanguard Series 2 bolt action rifle, which uses a push feed, Mauser-style, dual opposed lug design. The buttstock is angled away from the body, which is a better fit for the female … With a light hand-laid fiberglass stock and weight-shaving flutes on my barrel, the Wilderness comes in at a scant 6.75 pounds. With a light carbon fiber stock and weight-shaving features like the flutes on the barrel, this rifle pulls up nicely and has a clean trigger break. Then it got dark. Joined Aug 16, 2015 … Drop-Box Magazine Models: .240 WBY MAG  /  .25-06 REM. Sub MOA using Gorilla Ammo 165gr SGK. For 2020, Weatherby has expanded their flagship Mark V rifle line and introducing two new models that weigh between 4.9 and 6.3 pounds—the Backcountry and Backcountry Ti. We do not accept returns on ammunition. I could not be happier with this rifle. Any Rifle Chambered in .375, .378, .416 or .460 Weatherby Magnum. Please note, the following information reflects the estimated average ballistics for each caliber and does not pertain to a particular manufacturer, bullet weight, or jacketing type. An error occurred processing your request. I did a basic bore sight and my first shot was 3 inches left of center at 50 yards. Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by JeffRaines, Oct 12, 2016. Item No. The flutes are deep enough to actually shave weight. This new version of Weatherby’s venerable Vanguard is covered in First Lite Fusion camo – which Weatherby calls “a proprietary mix of ‘crackalature’ shapes and colors derived through nature-based algorithms and oriented for macro and micro disruption.” It helps the rifle disappear from view at short and long distances, basically. Shot my first mule deer last month at 328 yards! I threw on a Leupold VX-2 Ultralight 3-9 and man is this a beautiful package! Weatherby Vanguard H-BAR RC .308 Win 22" TB … Flat-Rate Shipping. Latest. two stage trigger on their m1500s. The Weatherby rounds that I use are the ones loaded with the Barnes bullet. There are those who will argue that at 6 pounds, 12 ounces the Back Country is not a true lightweight, and they are correct. The heaviest and largest of the three test rifles, we liked the feel and handling of the Weatherby as a solid shooting tool. As I understand it, this is the same rifle without the cerakote. Gonna order a Camilla in 7mm08 for the wife and another Wilderness in 240Wby Mag for myself. The carbon-fiber stock is durable, the action is silky smooth, and everything on this gun seems well built and robust, from the safety lever to the magazine floorplate release. American Rifleman Editor-in-Chief Mark Keefe discusses the Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Back Country, the latest Gun of the Week from AmericanRifleman.org. Weatherby Stainless. Balance and feel are perfect. Rifle Review: The Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Back Country. Joined Jan 20, 2017 Messages 1,777 Location Ramsay, MT. The actual purchaser must be 18 years of age or older to purchase rifles and/or shotguns. Both are new in box. The whole reason I got this gun was for it to be light and durable. Developed in conjunction with the Backcountry Ti, this model carries many of the same innovative technologies including a carbon fiber stock, 3D HEX recoil reducer, TriggerTech Trigger, and Accubrake ST. I am not disappointed in either. Restrictions Apply. Your email address will not be published. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle | VLE257WR6O. just check your action screws and torque em to 50in/lbs is where I found my best accuracy. Thank you Weatherby. Wish the would add 6.5 Creedmore to the line. During barrel break in this thing was immediately shooting sub MOA. If you want a classy, lightweight, balanced, tackdriving deer rifle for under $1K I highly recommend Weatherby Vanguard Rifles! Howa of Japan manufactures the Weatherby Vanguard action, and Tikka is a subsidiary of Sako of Finland. Certain states have stricter laws regarding a firearm buyer’s age and Sportsman's Warehouse complies with such requirements. Nothing shoots flatter, … Mag., and there are left-hand models available in .257, 6.5-300 and .300 Weatherby magnums. With an overall length of 44.5 inches, featuring a 24-inch barrel, and an unloaded weight of 7.5 pounds, the … I like how Weatherby stands by their products. I love the lighter weight and fluted barrel. Details; SKU: 775916: Brand: Weatherby: Model Number: VBK300WR6O: UPC: 747115431380: Handling firearms or firearms parts can expose you to lead and other petroleum products known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm. Kimber hunter or Vanguard wilderness ? Feb 17, 2018 #2 PredatorX Senior Member. It is a light weight rifle but recoil was still negligible for the 6.5 CM caliber. GOOD LUCK. I own a Wilderness in a 25-06. RPM (Rebated Precision Magnum). Weatherby MBT01N65CMR4B MKV Backcountry TI 6.5 Creedmoor 24 Black Grey. Trigger crisp, recoil minimal. (it was boresighted at the store).After 6 rounds,I moved out to 220 yrds.The first 2 shots were 1in above the bullseye and measured3/8″.This gun is light,comes up fast,and has a great trigger. And it's a genuine Weatherby to boot. Well worth the cost. Come opening morning it dropped an antelope right through the heart at 117 yards. Jan 4, 2019 #3 MinnesotaHunter Well … Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness .240 Wby Mag 24" VLE240WR4O . Founded by legendary hunter Roy Weatherby, Weatherby Firearms produces some particularly high-quality rifles like the Mark V and the Vanguard models. Posts: 1,125. Delivering the unmatched knockdown power of both Weatherby Magnum and standard calibers. The Mark V Backcountry features a light, creep-free TriggerTech trigger, carbon fiber stock, and Weatherby’s Accubrake ST muzzle brake that reduces felt recoil up to 53 percent. Online pricing may vary from in-store pricing. just check your action screws and torque em to 50in/lbs is where I found my best accuracy. HB I have said wby vanguard s2 backcountry in 257 bee that will put wby factory 110 accubonds in a 3 shot group 100yds in slightly less than 3/4" nicely triangled group. With an overall length of 44.5 inches, featuring a 24-inch barrel, and an unloaded weight of 7.5 pounds, the heft and balance were very comfortable. Topped with a Burris 4.5 x14x42 mm Joined: Sep 28, 2016 Messages: 33. MSRP: $3,499.00 | Your Price: $3,222.16. Shoulder a Weatherby Vanguard and see for yourself. The drop box mag is handy. weatherby vanguard wilderness 308 review, I recently bought a Vanguard Wilderness in .25-06. Any firsthand experience with the Vanguard Wilderness or the similar Backcountry? Boxes, International Addresses, AK, CA, HI, MA, CT, IL, NY nor DC residents. The Vanguard Backcountry doesn't make economic sense to me as it appears I could buy the Wilderness and … Shot consistent groups with cheap rem cor lokt ammo. Crawling in the vast prairie in the sleet and snow put this through pretty good test, and she did just fine. From all the great reviews i assume this one will not get published.I have 5 other vanguards that are nice guns but the finish and function are terrible on this one.i have some issues with the finish but mostly the function of the bolt is terrible it hangs up unless you hold it up.I sent it back and they told me basically if it opens and closes it functions as it should.My advice is not to buy one without putting your hands on it first.I ordered mine new from buds gun shop the box was in perfect shape this all came from the factory.I have a lot more but i dont want to write a book. Area Code: 814 . Purchase Now » View Details » Weatherby MAP01N65CMR6B MKV Accumark PRO 26 … $14.95 Per Firearm One $9.99 Charge For Any Amount of Accessories Shipping Information. The Back Country, like every rifle in the Vanguard Series 2 line, ships with a guarantee of three-shot sub-m.o.a. Written inquires can be mailed to: Weatherby, Inc. PO Box 6630 Sheridan, WY 82801 USA I am very pleased and look forward to using it for years to come. The gun has great balance and is a joy to carry. Dreams do come true. The Vanguard Wilderness rifle is scheduled to begin shipping by November 1, 2015 and has an MSRP of $999. I cant wait till they make it in a 6.5 creedmoor…….it will be a must have to add to my collection. There was little to no cover in the unit I was in and consequently had to crawl on every stock. RETURN NOTES FROM WEATHERBY: 308win. I’ve got an older model Vanguard in 30-06 that is a tack driver and has harvested many white tails so when it came time for a more updated and lightweight rifle I came back to the Vanguard model I’ve grown to love and trust. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle -The heart of the Wilderness" rifle, the renowned Vanguard action, is affixed to a hand-laminated, raised comb Monte Carlo, carbon fiber composite stock with full length aluminum bedding plate, matte gel coat finish, and spiderweb accents. The barrel is 24 inches of rifled precision that goes SUB-MOA without batting an eye. The nine-lug version of the Backcountry rifle weighs 6.3 pounds. Only took 5 shots to site in and you could cover the last 3 shots with a dime dead center bullseye at 100 yards. They are about the same price. ... Weatherby VSE65CMR4O Vanguard Select 6.5CMR 24" Matte Black Synthetic. These newer Vanguards are designated “Series 2”; in addition to the accuracy guarantee, improvements include a pillar-bedded stock design and a two-stage trigger, … In my opinion, the S2 model is one of the best value rifles on the market. No Variation QTY. I bought the 308 for hunting. It’s lightweight easy to carry and handles great. SAVE UP TO $50 ON YOUR ONLINE ORDER TODAY! Shooting my 6.5 - 300 WBY for the first time, 1 shot at 25 yards and 3 shots at 100 yds. Purchase Now » View Details » Weatherby MCP01N65CMR4B MKV Carbonmark PRO 6.5 Creedmoor 24 Grey Black. All ammunition is shipped domestic ground and an adult signature is required. The 257 is AWESOME and does a great job! The stock is glass bedded at the recoil lug and has a chassis, not pillars. Put a Swarovski Z5 scope with the ballistic turret on it and zeroed at 100 yards. I can't speak to the hs precision but I do have a weatherby vanguard s2 backcountry which is the exact same rifle as the wilderness except its cera coated gray in .257 bee that shoots 110 accubond factory ammo less than 3/4" at 100 yds for 3 shots. OP. shoots 1 moa off my range bag. Vanguard .270 Win., $673. The trigger breaks very clean. July 24, 2013. ).I don`t shoot mine more than twice before I let the barrel cool…it does heat up fast.I also run a patch down the bbl. It shoots 5/8″ groups at 100 yards using 130 grain Barnes VOR-TX. I like it and have had no issues. The company has also made some changes consistent across the entire Vanguard line. Providing the confidence of guaranteed SUB-MOA accuracy. SAVE UP TO $50 ON YOUR ONLINE ORDER TODAY! Weatherby Vanguard Backcountry .300 Mag Bolt Action Rifle, Matte Black/Spiderweb Accents - VBK300WR6O. Weatherby Customer Service representatives are available to assist you: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (MDT) Visitor/Service Center 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (MDT) Customer Service (307) 675-7840. That's why the Vanguard has become our most popular rifle option. The stock touches the barrel on one side, but doesn’t seem to affect accuracy. Then dial it in ,, oh this is in 25-06 Apply for an Explorewards Credit Card. I have this gun in 257 wby mag and it is the best shooting rifle I’ve ever owned and I’ve shot most brands. The fit and finish is nice. As I said just on the fence not sure what one. Vanguard .270 Win., $673. Accurate and reliable. 257 Weatherby Magnum, 26" Chrome-Moly Fluted BBL, Bolt Action, Composite Blac... Hinterland #: 78195; MFG #: VLE257WR6O; In stock . Reactions: WVgoodguy22 and beginnerhunter. That's why the Vanguard has become our most popular rifle option. S. STS45 OP. It is an extremely accurate rifle and the .257 Weatherby Magnum is a hard hitting round. I like it and have had no issues. I have the Wilderness in 270 Win and I really like it. Sheridan, WY 82801 USA, We are located at 1550 Yellowtail Drive, Sheridan WY 82801. A valid U.S. and/or state government-issued identification document, or combination of government-issued documents, which reflect the buyer's current residential address, must be presented at the selected store location prior the completion of any firearm-related paperwork and background check initiation. /  .270 WIN. Weatherby's sub-moa guarantee is legit as it gets as long as the shooter does their part. Weatherby Vanguard Back Country Bolt Action Rifle -The fastest, flattest shooting rifles on the market. Select Options. Manufacturer: Weatherby, Inc. Model: Vanguard Wilderness SKU: VLE240WR4O Caliber: .240 Weatherby Magnum Capacity: ...Click for more info. Weatherby Vanguard Back Country Bolt Action Rifle -The fastest, flattest shooting rifles on the market. The weight is right at 8 pounds all up with a Leupold 4.5-14x40, 5 rounds, and a sling. Vanguard. Required fields are marked *. Narrowed down my choice between 2 rifles Mountain rifle chambered in 270 caliber Kimber is a pound lighter Any opinions on Weaterby vs the Kimber . Shot 2 more great whitetails this past November. The lightweight Weatherby Mark V Backcountry is a good-looking rifle, and there’s no faulting the quality of construction on this gun. Ive always heard good things about the vanguard series, but always shy'd away due to the heftiness. Easy with a rifle you practice with and always shoots great. My 300WM is a Vanguard. STS45. Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic Review. Weatherby Mark V Backcountry TI .257 Weatherby Mag... Our Low Price $3,057.10 QuickView Weatherby Mark V Weathermark LT .257 Wby Mag 26" Fluted Barrel 3 Rounds Accubrak... Weatherby Mark V Weathermark LT .257 Wby Mag 26" F... Our Low Price $1,655.34 Your Security is Our Priority after a couple of shots as per the break in.I am using a Nikon 3.5-14 Prostaff 5 scope.I could not be happier with this setup. Love the stock and the recoil pad. The balance of this rifle is excellent and even though it’s light the recoil is still very mild. S. ... (but not the Back Country). One of the new rifles I tested for the upcoming Gun Nuts (which promises to be bigger than The Sound of Music) is the Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Back Country. It's been almost 35 years, but now I have one! I bought this rifle in 257 weatherby topped with Nikon 3.5-14 , very accurate! Compare specifications of Weatherby Vanguard S2 Back Country 240 WBY Mag VBK240WR4O and Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport II 5.56 NATO|223 10202. What I read about them are good things. Weatherby Backcountry or Mark V Ultralight #8950618 06/16/14: Joined: Feb 2014. These terms do, however, express in a general sense my overall impression of these two rifles. When it comes to hunting, I'm a wilderness addict.The more remote the country, the more I love it. Illustration courtesy of Weatherby, Inc. New for 2013 is Weatherby's Back Country version of their popular Vanguard Series 2 bolt action rifle, which uses a push feed, Mauser-style, dual opposed lug design. Thread starter pumatom; Start date Feb 17, 2018; Feb 17, 2018 #1 pumatom Member. I also recommend the Talley one piece ring mounts. Pretty confident my next hunting rifle will be another Weatherby, if not the rest of them from here on out. Its very accurate, but my one complaint has always been that it's heavy. Talley 30MM Weatherby Vanguard (Med) $ 33.27 (5) Weatherby VGT653WR6O Vanguard Synthetic Bolt 6.5-300 Weatherby $ 507.00 (1) WBY VANGUARD 257WBY 26 WILDERNESS Black Gray WEB $ 750.00 (0) WBY VANGUARD DLX 300WBY 26 AA WALNUT GLOSS BLUE $ 941.00 (0) ... Leupold BackCountry Weatherby Mark 5 2-pc 1" Medium Matte nicely balanced rifle but the howa/vanguard action is beefy but the fluted barrel helps offset that some. Your email address will not be published. Very pleased! Implementing the new 6.5 WBY RPM, the Backcountry weighs in at a mere 5.4 pounds built on a 6-Lug receiver. More The Gun Nuts. Company Directory (307) 675-7800. Fluted Barrel / Trigger Guard / Bolt / Bolt Knob / Safety – Graphite Black Cerakote. This is the most I’ve ever spent on a gun. This thing is a tack driver. I can't speak to the hs precision but I do have a weatherby vanguard s2 backcountry which is the exact same rifle as the wilderness except its cera coated gray in .257 bee that shoots 110 accubond factory ammo less than 3/4" at 100 yds for 3 shots. Providing the confidence of guaranteed SUB-MOA accuracy. Test a caccia: Weatherby Vanguard S2 Wilderness - Zeiss Conquest V6 - Brenneke Tog - Duration: ... Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Back Country - Duration: 2:37. That thing has treated me well! March 19, 2013 By Joel J Hutchcroft. Firearm is a nice rifle ,, like most Vanguard’s no surprise to me The stock is comfortable when shouldered but a bit thick in the forend and down right fat at the wrist. The Mark V Backcountry Ti offers … Get Special Offers Delivered Right to Your Inbox. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle -The heart of the Wilderness" rifle, the renowned Vanguard action, is affixed to a hand-laminated, raised comb Monte Carlo, carbon fiber composite stock with full length aluminum bedding plate, matte gel coat finish, and spiderweb accents. Delivering the unmatched knockdown power of both Weatherby Magnum and standard calibers. PO Box 6630 This is my first weatherby but wont be my last. Please try again later. Looking to hear from folks who have handled or own the Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle. I own a Weatherby Vanguard S2 with a 24" barrel in .308, and I reload for it. Weatherby, Inc. Wilderness in .30-06 with 24 inch barrel. Joined Feb 15, 2016 … Joined Feb 22, 2014 Messages 82 Location Burley, Idaho. I decided on it for weight and the accuracy guarantee. Don't have the wilderness, but the original vanguard trigger is what I weigh other triggers against, so simple and sweet, adjusted it to 2.75 no problems in 10 years, similarly savage triggers are good and weatherby uses howa actions on these vanguards, howa has the h.a.c.t. By David E. Petzal. But the older I get, the more my pack and rifle seem to weigh, making me value lightweight rifles, such as the new Weatherby Vanguard S2 Back Country.. WBY VANGUARD 257WBY 26 WILDERNESS Black Gray WEB ... Weatherby Vanguard S2 Bell & Carlson 3006 $ 1,292.00 (2) Weatherby ORION 1 12GA 26IN MC3 $ 740.00 (0) Weatherby VFN240WR6B Vanguard First Lite Bolt 240 Weatherby Mag $ 839.00 (1) Weatherby VFN653WR8B Vanguard First Lite Bolt 6.5-300 Weatherby $ 848.00 (0) WBY 6.5CREED MKV 22 FLT RC OUTFITTER DESRT CAMO $ 1,727.00 (0) Weatherby VANGUARD … The B&C stock on the Weatherby Backcountry is the same one B&C sells on their website as the Weatherby vanguard/Howa 1500 stock.The H-S stock is of better quality than the B&C and is made to free float the barrel whereas the B&C is not and uses dual opposed forward pressure pads. For 2020, Weatherby has expanded their flagship Mark V rifle line and introducing two new models that weigh between 4.9 and 6.3 pounds—the Backcountry and Backcountry Ti. Next day we coyote hunted and it dropped one at 135 yards and the next one at 305 yards. Overall I am very happy with this rifle. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness review. BUY IT NOW!! And its my 3rd Vanguard. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle - The heart of the Wilderness" rifle, the renowned Vanguard action, is affixed to a hand-laminated, raised comb Monte Carlo, carbon fiber composite stock with full length aluminum bedding plate, matte gel coat finish, and spiderweb accents. Lighter than my old rifle. I have access to a range of about 500 yard for target. Just got back from an antelope hunt using my Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor. Just got back from an antelope hunt using my Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor. I have a weatherby backcountry and it’s a nice rifle, I think the wilderness just has a different finish on the metal than the backcountry. Fine rifle, very light. The new Backcountry in 6.5 RPM weighs just 5.4 pounds. Mostly a hunting/target shooting. Browning has a 22 inch barrel. Wild Chef. Love the fluted barrel. In stock (Only 2 left!) The Weatherby is 24. Campfire Regular. HB I have said wby vanguard s2 backcountry in 257 bee that will put wby factory 110 accubonds in a 3 shot group 100yds in slightly less than 3/4" nicely triangled group. I decided to get a 240 Wby Wilderness because of the versatility that the 100gr spritzers would allow.Anything from groundhogs to deer,with an occasional coyote.I got on paper at 100 yards in 2 shots. A true family business operated by third-generation leader Adam Weatherby headquartered in Sheridan, Wyoming. Out of stock. I purchased the Weatherby Backcountry in the .257 Weatherby Magnum rifle the year before last and it has become my favorite rifle by far. During barrel break in this thing was immediately shooting sub MOA. I have owned over 2 dozen Weatherby rifles and 8 Weatherby shotguns and all have been of excellent quality and craftmanship. Located minutes from public hunting access in the Bighorn Mountains, and endless grassland prairies. My most recent is the Wilderness in 300 Winchester Mag. 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