A muzzleloader is a type of firearm that is loaded from the muzzle as opposed to from a magazine or chamber. They are well-known as black powder guns because originally, they would use black powder as a propellant. Many muzzleloaders today use more modern substitutes such as Pyrodex or Triple Seven as a propellant instead. These guns are commonly used for hunting, target shooting and historical reenactments. One of the main benefits of this type of firearm is they are simple to use and maintain making them a good choice for beginners. They are also less expensive in most cases than their modern firearm counterparts. Overall muzzleloader firearms can be fun and rewarding to shoot for those interested in hunting, history, and target shooting. Add one of these incredible muzzleloading rifles provided by Bear Creek Arsenal to your armory and enjoy a superior shooting experience with every pull of the trigger.