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101 Twitter Accounts Every Gun Lover Should Follow

April 17, 2012

gun rights on twitterIf you are a gun enthusiast then you probably already know how much our community has grown online in the past few years.

One of the most active conversations for gun lovers is currently taking place on If you you want to meet the movers and shakers in our gun community and get the latest news, commentaries, reviews, videos and more for firearm owners, then these are  101 Twitter accounts that you should be following…

(A special thanks to @GunmartBlog for encouraging us to expand this list.)

  1. ITS Tactical @ITStactical - ITS Tactical is dedicated to showcasing the everyday gear and DIY projects that can help you live better on the tactical side of life. In a very short time they have built up  one of the largest online networks for gun, gear and survival buffs across Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and their awesome website. If you haven’t visited recently, then you are missing out.
  2. Julie Goloski Golob @julieG1 – This is the official twitter profile of Julie Goloski Golob. Julie describers herself as, “World & national shooting champion, author of SHOOT, veteran, foodie, wife & proud mom with a passion for hunting, photography & the outdoors.” Julie is an active tweeter who always shares fun and informative information.
  3. Dustin Ellermann @TopShotDustin – Dustin Ellermann was the Top Shot season 3 Champion and is an active tweeter about guns, parenting and life in general. His tweets are fun and let you connect with the real person behind the tweets. Check him out…
  4. Epic Tactical - @EpicTactical - These guys are having a lot of fun as one of the most active tweeters in the tactical guns and gear community. They offer lots of great firearm reviews and gun talk via both Twitter and their popular website
  5. F3 Tactical - @F3Tactical - These guys are pretty new on Twitter but so far they look like they are going to build a strong reputation for themselves here. Based on their profile, they are a tactical gear shop dedicated to providing quality kit to public safety professionals, military, security and responsible, armed citizens.
  6. Guns & Ammo - @GunsAndAmmoMag - This is the official twitter profile for the popular magazine and website. Guns & Ammo is one of our favorite website for their combination of gun reviews and interesting entertaining news and commentaries for gun lovers.
  7. USA Carry@USACarry - USA Carry is a great resource for gun information related to Concealed Carry, Permit Info, Reciprocity Maps, Firearm Forums, Instructor Lists. They also have frequent Free Giveaways that make them a favorite among the shooting community on Twitter.
  8. The Ready Nation - @TheReadyNation - With over 16,000 followers, Jeff Davis is one of the most popular survival tweeters on Twitter. The Ready Nation shares information from across the web on topics such as Food Storage, Emergency Preparedness, MRE’s, Freeze Dried Food, Water Storage, Dehydrated Food, Expert Survival tips.
  9. Rebecca Hauptman@RebeccaGuns – Guns mostly, with a side of DIY and a sprinkling of awesomeness.
  10. Stephanie Hayden@StephanieRJF – Mother of 2 with a kick @ss hubby and amazing job, oh yea and Im that chick on that show ;) #sonsofguns
  11. NRA@NRA – National Rifle Association of America
  12. Col Cooper’s Ghost@ColCoopersGhost - It’s just FOUR RULES! How hard could it be?
  13. GunNoob@GunNoob – Gun Noob is a resource for the beginner to intermediate shooter. If you want to learn about firearms, give us a look.
  14. Andrew Tuohy@VuurwapenBlog – I run VuurwapenBlog, which is a fact-based firearm and gear resource. I also work in the firearm industry.
  15. FourGuysGuns@FourGuysGuns – Gun tips, advice and reviews for n00bs. Because you shouldn’t have to dress in Real Tree to appreciate Firearms and not be judged. America Wins.
  16. That Texas Lady@ThatTexasLady
  17. Team Gun Blogger@TeamGunBlogger – Team Gun Blogger aims to help introduce new gun owners to the benefits of daily carry, competitive practical shooting, firearms training, and practice shooting.
  18. Chuck Johnson@gunexpert – Former officer, antique gun collector, avid hunter, family man.
  19. Michelle Viscusi ‏ @MichelleViscusi - ”Im a badass independent woman.” Errr… wait thats not me ;)
  20. Paige Wyatt@Paigeewyatt – Make sure to watch American Guns on Discovery Channel!
  21. Kurt Wyatt@kurtneilwyatt – i love my job almost as much as i love my fans.
  22. Packing Pretty@packingpretty – Assistant Director of CRPC firearms training dept, NRA instructor, action pistol competitor, martial artist, animal lover, writer, cook, wife
  23. Bruce F@Mousegunner – A blog about mouse guns and shooting gear. We cover a wide range of topics.
  24. AllAK47@AllAK47 – We want to be your primary resource for anything AK-47 or Kalashnikov related. Check us out on
  25. AR15.COM@AR15COM
  26. Monderno@Monderno – Guns, gear, knives, survival. Tweets by Brandon.
  27. GLOCK Inc.@GLOCKInc
  28. Randi Rogers@RandiMRogers
  29. GearScout@GearScout – Gear news, about, you’ll see it on the Military Times GearScout.
  30. Women’s Outdoor News@TeamWON – The Women’s Outdoor News features news, reviews and stories about women in the outdoors.
  31. Gun Politics Blog@GunPoliticsBlog
  32. Gears Of Guns@Gearsofguns – We are here to talk about firearms only. Please leave your political views at the door.
  33. Glenn fleming@flemgunner – Welder for red jacket firearms and one of the guys on sons of guns
  34. Charlie Watson@CWSonsofGuns – from Red Jacket Firearms. Appearing on Sons of Guns
  35. Allen Forkner@GrumpyGunner – I’m the PR dude for several shooting and outdoor sporting goods companies. I get paid to talk about my favorite things in the world. Living the dream kids…
  36. SHOT Show Media Day@SHOTSh_MediaDay – Follow me, Kelsey Williams, to get the latest updates on SHOT Show Media Day at the Range 2013 taking place on January 14,2013
  37. Outdoor Life@outdoorlife – Outdoor Life magazine, your source for hunting and fishing adventure!
  38. Shooting Times@ShootingTimesUS – Official Twitter for Shooting Times™ magazine.
  39. Nick Leghorn@NickLeghorn – Staff Writer for the firearms blog The Truth About Guns focusing on long range rifle and competition shooting.
  40. The Sportsmans Guide@sportsmansguide
  41. Caleb Giddings@radicaleb
  42. Regis Giles ‏ @RegisGiles – Creator/Owner of Girls Just Wanna Have, NRA columnist, self-defense activist, hunter and conservationist.
  43. Tactical – Guns & Weapons for L.E., Special Weapons for M&P, Combat Handguns, Tactical Weapons, Tactical Knives, Guns of the Old West, Pocket Pistols, Black Guns…& more
  44. Jerking the Trigger@jerkthetrigger – Tactical gear news and reviews for the regular guys.
  45. SHOT Business@SHOTBusiness – SHOT Business is the modern magazine of the shooting sports industry. It is the official publication of the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF).
  46. Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) @2AFDN – Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) is a non-profit working to protect 2nd Amendment gun owner rights. MOLON LABE!
  47. Dan Hall@danmhall – Founder / CEO, | Passionate about using technology to add value and create efficiency within organizations.
  48. glam gun girl@GlamGunGirl – A mom, a wife, a cook, a shooter, a Bible teacher and a shark tooth hunter.
  49. Savannah@SavannieOakley – Dancer, shooter (usually not at the same time), and writer with an interest in all things tactical and elegant.
  50. The ZSA Team@ZOMBIESHOOTERS – ZSA is a new fast paced shooting sport that provides safe, competitive, firearms fun. So many Zombies, so little time. Raleigh NC
  51. Kristen Williams ‏ @TheGunChick – I heart handguns. Graduate of Gunsite Academy’s 250 and 350 classes. I’m also @TheGolfChick. Aiming for pars, birdies & bad guys.
  52. Charlie Pratt@charliepratt – I work at @bold. I co-founded @gunway. I love@katieshootsit. I like to make things, and make things go.
  53. Yankee Gun Nut@YankeeGunNut – Sporadic fire from a couple of big bores. We’re a couple of gun nuts behind the lines in Connecticut, bloviating about topics that interest us.
  54. Shannon Salyer@SMSalyer – I do PR & marketing for the hunting & shooting industry. Dressage rider & beer snob when I’m not working!
  55. Rooster@FillYerHands – Just a normal guy who likes shooting. USPSA, GSSF, NRA life member, GA Tech grad and engineer. I will question you on your BS, left or right.
  56. Haus of Guns ‏ @HausofGuns – Practical Gun & Gear reviews, advice, safety and tips for the Average Joe Shoote
  57. Gunway@gunway – A place to share your firearms & outdoor life with others.
  58. Gun Blog@gunblognews – Gun Blog and Gun News
  59. RomeoTangoBravo@RomeoTangoBravo – Stay current on the ever changing landscape of firearms related issues, products, and events.
  60. Shelley Rae@ShelleyShooting – Writer & Social Media Consultant for the firearms industry.
  61. Heidi – Lucky Gunner@LuckyGunner – Fanatical about selling cheap ammo & providing stellar customer support. We only display what we’ve got in-stock & we ship FAST.
  62. LauraBurgess@LauraBurgess – Public Relations Firm for law enforcement/military/shooting sports/fishing/boating/outdoors
  63. Tom Gresham@Guntalk – Host of Gun Talk Radio, Gun Talk TV, Guns & Gear. Talk about guns and sometimes airplanes! When seconds count, the police are only minutes away!
  64. Weapon Blog@WeaponBlog – The official Twitter page for the Weapon Blog.
  65. Shooting Illustrated@ShootingIllustr – The Internet’s Definitive Source for the Modern Shooter. Gun Guides, Videos and Articles on Firearms.
  66. GunUp@GunUp – The Leading Gun Blog Network. Gun Pricing, Product Info, News, Articles and More! Vet owned. #2A #SOT
  67. AmmoLand@AmmoLand – – Shooting Sports News Service for the Ammunition, Firearms, Shooting, Hunting and Conservation communities.
  68. – The Official Blog of the NRA’s training, competitions and National Firearms Museum.
  69. Gun Nuts Media@gunnutsmedia – Gun Nuts Media: the leading online provider for information on the guns and gear of the action shooting sports!
  70. Chris / Alicia Irwin @GunStoreChris – Business Man (Autodidact) Innovator w the hardest working wife by his side, Husband, Dad, Firearm Cognoscente: celebrities, athletes & everyday people @Gunstore
  71. The Gun Store @Gunstore – Try One!
  72. Panteao Productions @PanteaoVideos – Panteao Productions produces instructional videos taught by the top instructors in the firearms and tactical community.
  73. Ladies-Shooting@LadiesShooting – Fabulous shooting & lifestyle website, just for the girls. *LAUNCHED 1.08.11* New content every other day. Contributers always welcome. Home of the S&CBC.
  74. ArmedDiva@ArmedDiva – the Armed Diva Community. Stop by and join us on and follow my blog & for the Armed DIVApreneur!
  75. SC Gun Goddess@scgungoddess – Hard Core GLOCK Girl!,SLED CWP Instructor, NRA Basic Pistol Instructor, NRA Range Safety Officer & Glock Armorer & Glock Instructor
  76. Robert Farago@guntruth – The Truth About Guns explores the ethics, morality, business, politics, culture, technology, practice, strategy, dangers and fun of guns.
  77. SHOT Show@nssfshotshow – The official Twitter home of NSSF’s SHOT Show.
  78. WomenGunOwners@WomenGunOwners – Proud American born in Texas. Texas State HQ Director for Americac2c, #tcot, love smooth jazz, hunting, & great people. God Bless America!
  79. Shooting Divas@shootingdivas – Shooting Divas believes that women should not fear having a sense of security by caring a firearm.
  80. G G ‏ @girlsloveguns – I’m a fledgling gun-lover : D who writes about her experiences transitioning from a girl afraid of guns to a girl in love with guns.
  81. YouCanCarry@YouCanCarry – Providing information about firearms and concealed carry around the United States. Follow us on Facebook:
  82. – Making survival a practical matter.
  83. Armed American@USP_Compact – I’m a proud responsibly armed 1st generation American Citizen. Became a Citizen of these United States in 2010, and forever humble to be welcomed here.
  84. TheHomeDefender@TheHomeDefender – An extension of my youtube and facebook pages. Sometimes I have opinions or events that don’t warrant a video. I’m a husband and father and will defend my home.
  85. Robert Leatham@RobLeatham – Champion Action Shooter, World-Class Firearms Instructor, 6-Time IPSC World Champion, 24-Time USPSA National Champion, 16-Time Single Stack / USPSA Champion
  86. Dmitri@TheFPShow – Professional Russian.
  87. Nutnfancy@Nutnfancy – Tactical Gear Reviewer. Nutnfancy, The Nutnfancy Project, TNP, NutnfancyGear, Concepts of Freedom and Gear
  88. Tactical Daily Deals@TacticalDeals – Find the best deals on brand name tactical, military and outdoor gear with 50%-90% discounts on our site.
  89. Girl’s Guide to Guns @GirlsGuide2Guns – We heart fun, fashion, beauty and most of all, firearms. Tweets by @natalietweets & @shackels.
  90. Packing In Pink @PackinginPink – Women’s PINK shooting accessories and apparel (which come in a variety of colours)
  91. Armed Candy @ArmedCandy1 – Representing women learning and loving guns (& welcoming the men who love us too).
  92. Rachel Ilana @Shira324 – armed and fabulous
  93. Survival Spot @Survivalspot – The Practice & Philosophy of Survival
  94. Off Grid Survival @offgridsurvival – Urban & Wilderness Survival • Survival Skills • Hiking, Backpacking & Gear • Prepping & Preparedness • Bushcraft, Knives, Self Defense, Hunting & Firearms
  95. MichaelBane @MichaelBane – from
  96. Sheriff Jim Wilson @sheriffjim- Cowboy, Western Entertainer, Senior field Editor, NRA Publications
  97. Balloon Goes Up @BalloonGoesUp – We do not get to pick when the balloon goes up, only how well prepared we are to respond to it.
  98. Massad Ayoob @MassadAyoob -
  99. TheSurvivalMom @TheSurvivalMom – Survival and preparedness with style! Author, blogger, speaker, and trainer.
  100. Survival Cache @SurvivalCache – The Gear Site for Survivalists
  101. Tactical Gear @TacticalGearMag – Tactical Gear Magazine serves law enforcement, military and personal defense readers.
(This list was updated on May 20, 2012)
So there you have it… 101 Tweeters tweeting about guns, gear, survival and American pride!

Who are your favorite Twitter accounts to follow? Leave a comment below so we can add your favorite tweeters to our list.

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