My 300WM is a Vanguard. 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guarantee, improvements include a pillar-bedded stock design and a two-stage trigger, … Your email address will not be published. Lighter than my old rifle. The Vanguard Wilderness rifle is scheduled to begin shipping by November 1, 2015 and has an MSRP of $999. 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 company has also made some changes consistent across the entire Vanguard line. Shot consistent groups with cheap rem cor lokt ammo. S. ... (but not the Back Country). 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 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 have this gun in 257 wby mag and it is the best shooting rifle I’ve ever owned and I’ve shot most brands. Firearm is a nice rifle ,, like most Vanguard’s no surprise to me Fit and finish excellent. Shipping not available to P.O. 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 … Thank you Weatherby. 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. Shot 2 more great whitetails this past November. I hope the title is not misleading, as I believe both rifles have many desirable qualities that represent both ruggedness and refinement. MSRP: $3,499.00 | Your Price: $3,222.16. two stage trigger on their m1500s. During barrel break in this thing was immediately shooting sub MOA. 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. The action, barrel length of 24 inches, controls, etc., are unchanged from the recently reviewed Vanguard … There was little to no cover in the unit I was in and consequently had to crawl on every stock. Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Back Country .30-06 Rifle By Randy Wakeman. Weatherby Vanguard 2 Back Country Bolt Action Rifle .300 Win Mag 24" Barrel 3 Rounds Synthetic Stock CeraKote Tactical Grey Finish VBK300NR4O. If you want a classy, lightweight, balanced, tackdriving deer rifle for under $1K I highly recommend Weatherby Vanguard Rifles! Rifle Review: The Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Back Country. They are about the same price. Morrey - feel free to piggyback on here. Must be 18 or older to purchase rifle ammunition. The flutes are deep enough to actually shave weight. GOOD LUCK. Out of stock. I got this rifle in 30-06. In my opinion, the S2 model is one of the best value rifles on the market. Both are new in box. Joined: Sep 28, 2016 Messages: 33. It is a light weight rifle but recoil was still negligible for the 6.5 CM caliber. Joined Jan 20, 2017 Messages 1,777 Location Ramsay, MT. FC-747115423163. Residents of DE, KS, OH, and WA may have additional restrictions. Weatherby Vanguard H-BAR RC .308 Win 22" TB … GI#: 101534577. Note: Image may not be an exact representation of the actual item. It shoots 5/8″ groups at 100 yards using 130 grain Barnes VOR-TX. Just got back from an antelope hunt using my Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor. All I can say is wow! Providing the confidence of guaranteed SUB-MOA accuracy. Latest. Great quality and good looks. Located minutes from public hunting access in the Bighorn Mountains, and endless grassland prairies. I did a basic bore sight and my first shot was 3 inches left of center at 50 yards. Just got back from an antelope hunt using my Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor. The gun has great balance and is a joy to carry. We reserve the right to correct pricing errors. Hunting. Very pleased! MSRP: $2,999.00 | Your Price: $2,661.36. S. STS45 OP. Then it got dark. Restrictions Apply. With a light hand-laid fiberglass stock and weight-shaving flutes on my barrel, the Wilderness comes in at a scant 6.75 pounds. 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.. The Back Country, like every rifle in the Vanguard Series 2 line, ships with a guarantee of three-shot sub-m.o.a. I purchased the Weatherby Backcountry in the .257 Weatherby Magnum rifle the year before last and it has become my favorite rifle by far. Mostly a hunting/target shooting. 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 . 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. Or the Browning X-Bolt Medallion. As I understand it, this is the same rifle without the cerakote. 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. shoots 1 moa off my range bag. 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. 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. I bought the 308 for hunting. My most recent is the Wilderness in 300 Winchester Mag. Real tack driver love this rifle ,,,I’m reconsidering purchasing one in 6.5-300weatherby if anyone has done so would love to hear about it. Area Code: 814 . All ammunition is shipped domestic ground and an adult signature is required. And it's a genuine Weatherby to boot. I have access to a range of about 500 yard for target. In stock (Only 2 left!) $14.95 Per Firearm One $9.99 Charge For Any Amount of Accessories Shipping Information. All firearms MUST be picked up by the BUYER (ACTUAL PURCHASER) at your selected Sportsman's Warehouse store or chosen Independent Firearm Dealer (“FFL”). Weatherby’s rich heritage began in 1945 located in Southern California. Vanguard. 3 shots 3 kills for the weekend. When it comes to hunting, I'm a wilderness addict.The more remote the country, the more I love it. 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. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle | VLE257WR6O. 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. Get Special Offers Delivered Right to Your Inbox. Most of all, it is a rifle that proudly carries the Weatherby name, and we do not take that lightly. JeffRaines Member. 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. weatherby vanguard wilderness 308 review, I recently bought a Vanguard Wilderness in .25-06. Fluted Barrel / Trigger Guard / Bolt / Bolt Knob / Safety – Graphite Black Cerakote. The barrel is 24 inches of rifled precision that goes SUB-MOA without batting an eye. The buttstock is angled away from the body, which is a better fit for the female … Followed the Weatherby online barrel break in instructions. 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. 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. It is an extremely accurate rifle and the .257 Weatherby Magnum is a hard hitting round. That's why the Vanguard has become our most popular rifle option. I took it to the range to break in the barrel/sight it in. Fine rifle, very light. Compare specifications of Weatherby Vanguard S2 Back Country 240 WBY Mag VBK240WR4O and Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport II 5.56 NATO|223 10202. The balance of this rifle is excellent and even though it’s light the recoil is still very mild. handloads, powder imr 4138, fed 215 primers, nosler brass. – November 24, 2018. Browning has a 22 inch barrel. Next trip to the range gonna find out what ammo it likes An error occurred processing your request. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness .240 Wby Mag 24" VLE240WR4O . I like it and have had no issues. This Vanguard was an authorized return, evaluated and deemed that the action performs correctly for function and accuracy. just check your action screws and torque em to 50in/lbs is where I found my best accuracy. Great gun at a great price. I like how Weatherby stands by their products. Looks like this one comes in around 6.75lbs, so 7.75lbs with scope, which is about right for me. Accurate and reliable. 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. 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. All I can say is wow! Wild Chef. 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. My 1996 Vanguard Deluxe 30.06 shoots 9/16″ with 180gr Federal Trophy Bonded Tipped at 108yds . 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. The Mark V Backcountry Ti offers … The stock is glass bedded at the recoil lug and has a chassis, not pillars. Crawling in the vast prairie in the sleet and snow put this through pretty good test, and she did just fine. The Back Country was introduced to the Vanguard line a few years ago, and due to consumer demand Weatherby reintroduced it for 2013. 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 … zeroed at 100 yards using 5 rounds. BRAND NEW IN THE BOX AND READY TO SHIP! The weight is right at 8 pounds all up with a Leupold 4.5-14x40, 5 rounds, and a sling. I've also considered buying a stainless .243 Winchester Vanguard and putting it in a Bell and Carlson or possibly even a McMillan stock. Love to shoot it! I shot a 10 shot group that could be covered with a nickle!! PO Box 6630 put a 4×12 NIKON, ZEROED, AND WALA, 3 SHOTS CLOVERED INSIDE A INCH RED DOT. As I said just on the fence not sure what one. The stock touches the barrel on one side, but doesn’t seem to affect accuracy. I like it and have had no issues. Manufacturer: Weatherby, Inc. Model: Vanguard Wilderness SKU: VLE240WR4O Caliber: .240 Weatherby Magnum Capacity: ...Click for more info. 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. When it comes to hunting, I'm a wilderness addict.The more remote the country, the more I love it. Easy with a rifle you practice with and always shoots great. No Variation QTY. 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.. 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (MDT), Visitor/Service Center 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. This is my first weatherby but wont be my last. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness 6.5 Creedmoor Bolt Action Rifle, 24″ Barrel, Matte Blued Finish – Weatherby VLE65CMR4O $ 722.30. Posts: 1,125. Hunting deer under 300 yards. 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 Its very accurate, but my one complaint has always been that it's heavy. /  .270 WIN. Jul 16, 2020 #9 B. beginnerhunter Well-known member. Discussion in 'Rifle Country' started by JeffRaines, Oct 12, 2016. I'm thinking I may make m next rifle a Vanguard Wilderness. For the price it is a steal. When covering distances deep in the heart of big game country, the last thing a hunter needs is heavy gear bogging them down. 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. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. The Vanguard Wilderness Rifle is textbook for hunting and backcountry ruggedness when you’re covering distances deep in the heart of big game country. Can’t wait for deer season in Wisconsin. 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (MDT), Written inquires can be mailed to: Boxes, International Addresses, AK, CA, HI, MA, CT, IL, NY nor DC residents. F&S Classics: The Art of Lying. Contact your local authorized Weatherby dealer to order yours today. Providing the confidence of guaranteed SUB-MOA accuracy. I also recommend the Talley one piece ring mounts. Delivering the unmatched knockdown power of both Weatherby Magnum and standard calibers. I threw on a Leupold VX-2 Ultralight 3-9 and man is this a beautiful package! Feb 17, 2018 #2 PredatorX Senior Member. Looking to hear from folks who have handled or own the Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness Rifle. ... Weatherby VSE65CMR4O Vanguard Select 6.5CMR 24" Matte Black Synthetic. More The Gun Nuts. Reactions: WVgoodguy22 and beginnerhunter. Gonna order a Camilla in 7mm08 for the wife and another Wilderness in 240Wby Mag for myself. The Vanguard Backcountry doesn't make economic sense to me as it appears I could buy the Wilderness and … It’s lightweight easy to carry and handles great. 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 whole reason I got this gun was for it to be light and durable. This rifle is great. Its a dream to carry and recoil is about the same as my R700 in 308 thanks to Weatherby’s stock design. In stock (Only 1 left!) This is the most I’ve ever spent on a gun. Jan 4, 2019 #2 Brian in Montana Well-known member. Howa of Japan manufactures the Weatherby Vanguard action, and Tikka is a subsidiary of Sako of Finland. I am not disappointed in either. 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. Great product and so happy I decided to purchase this rifle. I decided on it for weight and the accuracy guarantee. I researched like crazy before buying, and my research brought me to the Weatherby VG S2. Wish the would add 6.5 Creedmore to the line. Vanguard .270 Win., $673. I picked mine up just in time for my antelope hunt. BUY IT NOW!! I love the lighter weight and fluted barrel. Drop-Box Magazine Models: .240 WBY MAG  /  .25-06 REM. Weatherby Stainless. Groups pretty well so far Purchase Now » View Details » Weatherby MCP01N65CMR4B MKV Carbonmark PRO 6.5 Creedmoor 24 Grey Black. SAVE UP TO $50 ON YOUR ONLINE ORDER TODAY! Only took 5 shots to site in and you could cover the last 3 shots with a dime dead center bullseye at 100 yards. Balance and feel are perfect. 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. VANGUARD WILDRNESS 6.5CR 26 SPIDERWEB ACCENTS|FLUTED BBL. Weatherby Stainless. The 257 is AWESOME and does a great job! Delivering the unmatched knockdown power of both Weatherby Magnum and standard calibers. Online pricing may vary from in-store pricing. 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. The fit and finish is nice. We do not accept returns on ammunition. Please read the complete description before purchasing. Followed the Weatherby online barrel break in instructions. Well worth the cost. I’ve only been hunting a few years and I attribute my success more to this rifle than my shooting ability. Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 Synthetic Review. Company Directory (307) 675-7800. Easily shoots sub 1 inch groups at 100 yards. Weatherby Vanguard Wilderness review. SAVE UP TO $50 ON YOUR ONLINE ORDER TODAY! All of mine, both Vanguard and Mark V have shot several loads under MOA and in some cases well under. Take a look at the Weatherby Vanguard Backcountry! nicely balanced rifle but the howa/vanguard action is beefy but the fluted barrel helps offset that some. Required fields are marked *. So despite the lighter frame, there is confidence of the Vanguard’s heavyweight impact when it’s time to drop that trophy. By David E. Petzal. (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. 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. The stock is comfortable when shouldered but a bit thick in the forend and down right fat at the wrist. NRApubs 45,372 views. Put a Swarovski Z5 scope with the ballistic turret on it and zeroed at 100 yards. By ticking this box you agree to an account being created using the given email address … Vanguard .270 Win., $673. Shooting my 6.5 - 300 WBY for the first time, 1 shot at 25 yards and 3 shots at 100 yds. And its my 3rd Vanguard. This rifle pulls up nice, and is amazingly light. Jan 4, 2019 #3 MinnesotaHunter Well … Campfire Regular. That's why the Vanguard has become our most popular rifle option. 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