Best Air Rifles for Hunting Medium-Sized Game


Air guns for raccoons and woodchucks

Searching for an air rifle to take down medium-sized game? Remember, as the size of your game increases, the power needed to humanely make a kill will also increase. However, you also need to note that with air rifle hunting, accuracy is just as important – if not more - than power. So you need a rifle that offers both:


Ideal for slightly larger game, the following selection of high-powered air rifles offers the accuracy and power needed to take down your prey:


Sumatra 2500, 500cc Reservoir

Hunting and shooting over long distances requires power, and this air rifle has plenty of it. Lighter than it looks – weighing in at only at eight pounds - and offering deadly accuracy, this air rifle is the perfect companion for taking down targets at long distances.


  • 8.0 lbs.
  • Pre-charged pneumatic
  • .22 caliber
  • 6-shot rotary clip
  • Lever action
Sumatra 2500, 500cc Reservoir

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Velocity: 1100 fps


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Benjamin Marauder Air Rifle

Weighing in at just over seven pounds and with a capacity of 10 pellets with auto indexing, this classically styled air rifle is capable of firing off pellets at over 1100 feet per second. And with the durability and reliability you have come to expect from the Benjamin name, this is a great choice for your next round of field target shooting.


  • 7.12 lbs.
  • PCP and CO2
  • .177 caliber
  • 10-shot repeater
  • Bolt action
Benjamin Marauder Air Rifle

Customer Rating: 5.0 out of 5.0 stars
Velocity: fps


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AirForce Condor Bounty Hunter

Fans of the Talon SS will love the Condor air rifle from AirForce, which offers the same power, but with a longer barrel and two more inches of scope rails. With a shooting velocity at a screaming 1450 fps, the PCP air rifle offers superior accuracy and power at impressively long distances.


  • 6.71 lbs.
  • Pre-charged pneumatic
  • .177 caliber
  • 5 lbs. cocking effort
  • Bolt action

Customer Rating: 5.0 out of 5.0 stars
Velocity: 1450 fps


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AirForce Condor Bounty Hunter


Dragon Claw Air Rifle

If you're looking for incredible hunting power, the Sam Yang Dragon Claw will meet your expectations! Throw a .50 cal. projectile and get 230 lbs. of force. With that type of hunting power, the Dragon Claw can humanely and effectively take feral hogs, coyotes, foxes, nutria, possums, woodchucks, raccoons and similarly sized animals.


  • .50 caliber
  • 7.65 lbs.
  • Pre-charged pneumatic
  • Rear adjustable sight
  • Bolt action
Dragon Claw Air Rifle

Customer Rating: 5.0 out of 5.0 stars
Velocity: 679 fps


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