What is a trail carry?
Regarding this, what is the trail carry good for?
The trail carry uses one arm to carry the firearm, leaving the other free for balance. The cradle carry rests the gun across your forearm and elbow. The hand easily secures the firearm by grasping the stock. It is a comfortable carry that reduces arm fatigue.
Secondly, what is the shoulder carry? Shoulder Carry. Hold the stock, and lean the firearm against your shoulder with the muzzle pointing up. It works well in high brush, but is not secure.
In respect to this, what is the elbow carry?
Elbow or Side Carry. Tuck the firearm under your armpit and allow it to hang across your elbow, keeping the muzzle pointed at the ground in front of you. This carry has the least muzzle control. Use it only when no one is in front of you and there is little or no brush to catch the barrel.
What is the zone of fire?
The zone of fire is the area in which a hunter may shoot safely. The two key elements of a safe “zone of fire” is there are: No people. No buildings that could be occupied by people or, domestic animals.