In 1938, Richard H. Vance opened his first general store in Columbus. Over the next 70 years, Vance Outdoors has grown to be the top source for shooters, hunters, anglers and boaters in central Ohio. Our vast selection of gear, along with our extremely competitive prices and exceptional service, have made Vance Outdoors your #1 stop for outdoor gear.

Naturally, we stock just about every caliber of ammunition you'll need from the brand names you've come to trust. If you prefer handloading your ammunition, you'll be pleased with our inventory of reloading supplies and accessories, as well as presses, dies and other reloading equipment. For black powder shooters, we carry a full line of muzzleloading supplies, including primers, ram rods, black powder, powder measures, nipples, musket primers, cylinder flasks, and more. We have open and concealed carry holsters from DeSantis, Uncle Mikes, Safariland, and Galco. For transporting your guns, we feature quality gun cases from Case-Gard, Allen, Bulldog, DoskoSport, and other fine makers. For keeping your guns secure, we stock Liberty safes.

We have hearing protection, ammo, gun slings, rifle slings, sights, gun cases, rifle cases, pistol rugs, targets, metal targets, shooting sticks, tripods, sporting clays, gun cleaning supplies, cleaning patches, gun cleaning kits, bore cleaners, paper targets, hand gun cases, travel cases, gun cleaning oils, shotgun cases, shooting gear bags, shot shell bags, gun locks, speedloaders, pistol grips, recoil pads, gun swivels, cartridge belts, shooting glasses, paddle holsters, concealed holsters, leather holsters, nylon holsters, ear plugs, buttstocks, shooting benches, lead sled, gun vise, bench rest, shooter rest, spinner targets, traps and targets, cleaning brushes, bore snakes, cleaning solvents, cleaning short, if we don't have it, you probably don't need it!

Our inventory of firearms includes hundreds of new and used models from manufacturers such as Remington, Winchester, Mossberg, Browning, Savage, Kimber, Bushmaster, Ruger, Springfield Armory, Smith and Wesson, Taurus, Glock, Sigarms, Para Ordnance, Rossi, Beretta, Heckler and Koch, and more. If you're looking to sell or trade your used firearms, please see us first for the best deal in cash or trade. Or let us sell your gun for you on consignment. We also handle out of state transfers.

Vance's is also a law enforcement supplier. We carry body armor, ballistic shields, helmets, handcuffs, flashlights, bags and cases, duty gear, tactical gear, and more.

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We're here for you from 10 am to 8 pm Tuesday through Friday, and from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturdays.

We're conveniently located just off of I-71. From I-71, take the Morse Road exit. Head east on Morse Road to Cleveland Avenue, then turn right and head south. You'll find us at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Cooke Road. For the absolute best in selection and price, Vance Outdoors is the place to be!

3723 Cleveland Avenue
Columbus, Ohio
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