Have you ever wondered how to dive into the world of hunting without your wallet taking a big hit? You’re in the right place! Here at Canada’s Gun Store, we’re about ensuring you get top-notch quality without spending all your loonies. Today, we’re discussing the best affordable rifle combos for hunting, showcasing why they’re a hunter’s best companion. Whether you’re a seasoned hunter, a farmer, or just starting your hunting journey, this blog is your bullseye in budget-friendly hunting solutions!

Quality and Affordability with Combos

Venturing into the great Canadian outdoors shouldn’t cost an arm and a leg. But what exactly is a rifle combo? A rifle combo is a package that includes both a rifle and a complementary scope, pre-mounted and bore-sighted, ready for use. It’s a hassle-free solution that eliminates the guesswork of matching a rifle with the right scope, ensuring compatibility and optimal performance.

These well-matched pairings offer hunters the opportunity to experience superior quality and performance, often surpassing what one might achieve by purchasing a rifle and scope separately at the same price point. Choosing a combo means benefiting from the harmony between a rifle and its perfectly matched scope. This synergy ensures enhanced accuracy, reliability, and overall shooting experience.

Ease of Use

One of the joys of choosing a combo is the elimination of the fuss associated with mounting and boresighting scopes. It’s a ready-to-use solution, much like enjoying a poutine with the curds and gravy perfectly balanced. This convenience and assured compatibility between the rifle and scope make combos attractive for both seasoned and novice hunters.

Top Rifle Combo Picks at CGS

Savage Axis Combos

These combos are a true testament to versatility and reliability. Available in 10 different calibres and featuring 22″ barrels, the Savage Axis rifle is renowned for its accuracy and adaptability to various hunting scenarios. Axis combos come paired with a quality bore-sighted Weaver or Bushnell scope, this combo ensures clear and bright optics, enhancing your aiming precision. Whether you’re dealing with varmints or aiming for bigger game, the Savage Axis combo is a solid, budget-friendly choice that offers a range of options to suit your needs. And for those looking for variety, we also have Mossberg Patriot combos, offering similar reliability and value!


Ruger American Combos

Stepping up the game, the Ruger American combos bring together the well-crafted Ruger American rifle with a Vortex Crossfire II scope, ensuring there’s no compromising on quality. The rifle is known for its ergonomic design, featuring a lightweight stock for easy handling and a cold hammer-forged barrel for exceptional accuracy and longevity. With a variety of calibres available, it caters to different hunting needs.

The included Vortex Crossfire II scope offers long eye relief and a fast-focus eyepiece. Clear, tough, and bright, this riflescope hands other value-priced riflescopes their hat. Constructed with a hard anodized single-piece aircraft-grade aluminum tube, it’s nitrogen purged and o-ring sealed for waterproof/fogproof performance, ensuring reliability in any weather conditions.

The Ruger American combo is a versatile and dependable option designed for hunters who seek enhanced features and performance without breaking the bank. Every shot counts, and every loonie is well-spent with this top-notch combo.


Winchester XPR Combos

At the pinnacle of our list, the Winchester XPR combos offer a harmonious blend of luxury and practicality for hunters seeking superior performance. The Winchester XPR rifle is celebrated for its advanced features, including a high-grade steel barrel for precision, a nickel Teflon-coated bolt for smooth operation, and a detachable magazine for quick reloading. Available in various calibres, it’s adaptable to various hunting scenarios.

Like the Ruger combos, the Winchester XPR combos are also paired with the Vortex Crossfire II scopes. These scopes are renowned for their clarity, toughness, and brightness, offering long eye relief and a fast-focus eyepiece. Constructed with a hard anodized single-piece aircraft-grade aluminum tube, they are nitrogen purged and o-ring sealed for waterproof/fogproof performance, ensuring reliability in any weather conditions.

Investing in a Winchester XPR combo is an investment in excellence. It’s designed for those who desire top-notch quality and are willing to spend a few extra loonies for an unforgettable and successful hunting experience.


Canada’s Gun Store is more than a retailer; we’re a community, a family committed to destigmatizing hunting and shooting sports in our beautiful country. We pride ourselves on offering expert advice, quality products, and a sprinkle of Canadian humour. Our selection of rifle and shotgun combos is a testament to our dedication to providing value and service. So, whether you’re a seasoned hunter or just starting, join us in celebrating the joy of hunting the Canadian way!

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