Purchasing Firearms Online at Gander Mountain
Purchasing a firearm from Gander Mountain is a pretty simple task. When you call 1-888-5GANDER (1-888-542-6337), our representatives will help you decide on what type of firearm will work for you, check inventory, get some information, then ring the sale. That part is very easy. The next part is getting that newly purchased firearm into your hands as quick and easily as possible while following all Federal, State, and local firearm regulations.
Using a Gander Mountain Store to Receive your Online Firearm Purchase
There are two ways to have the firearm you just purchased online transferred to you. First, if you are near a Gander Mountain store, we can have the firearm transferred to that store for you to pick up. Gander Mountain follows all Federal, State, and local laws concerning the transfer of all firearms. So, before you actually pull the trigger on purchasing a firearm from us online, check and ensure the firearm you are purchasing has no restrictions for you and that you can fully meet all of the requirements in a lawful transfer of the firearm to you.
If No Gander Mountain Store is Near You, You May Use Another FFL Dealer to Receive Your Online Firearm Purchase
You may reside in a state where there is no Gander Mountain store. If so, there’s no need to worry. The second way to receive an online-purchased firearm is to use a local Federal Firearms Licensed Dealer, known as an FFL dealer. The local FFL dealer receives the firearm; you complete the needed government paper work to satisfy all Federal, State, and local laws concerning the transfer of firearms with that local dealer; and they transfer the firearm into your possession.
Gander Mountain can help you find a local FFL dealer willing to provide this firearm transfer service. Simply call our Sales Associates at 1-888-5GANDER (1-888-542-6337), and they will gladly assist you. Please be aware that these dealers, at their discretion, may charge a transfer fee. If you already have a local dealer that you have previously used for firearms transfers, we will be happy to utilize them. Please work with our Sales Associates to get them set up in our system. After the selected FFL dealer receives your firearm, you will be notified that the firearm has arrived.
When you arrive at the selected firearm dealer’s place of business, take a few minutes and examine the firearm that you ordered from Gander Mountain. Verify it is the firearm that you ordered by checking the make, model, caliber/gauge of the firearm. Then you can begin the process of a legal firearm transfer at your local FFL dealer. If there is an issue with the firearm you ordered, do not complete the paperwork and background check. Please call our customer service immediately at 1-888-5GANDER (1-888-542-6337).
Federal Firearm laws require that the purchaser must be the one to receive the firearm and complete the federal and state paperwork (state if required), background check, and any other laws or regulations governing the transfer of firearms where the transfer is taking place.
Other Pertinent Information when Purchasing a Firearm
All firearms sales are final. It is a customers responsability to follow all Federal, State and Local laws. There are many websites and agencies that can give you information about firearm laws that will be adhered to when transferring a firearm. Here are a few:
We will do our best to answer your questions, but it is your responsibility to be in compliance with all Federal, State, and local laws regarding firearm transfer and ownership. As stated before, Gander Mountain follows all Federal, State, and local laws concerning the sale and transfers of all firearms and will not tolerate attempted illegal activity on this website or with our Company.
New Firearm Warranty Info
New Firearms purchased online at Gander Mountain are covered by the manufactures warranty. Please see manufacture's website or owners manual for specifics.
Used Firearms 30 Day Warranty
All used firearms purchased from Gander Mountain are guaranteed against defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 30 days from the date of purchase. Please save your receipt as your proof of purchase should warranty work become necessary. Accidental damage, abuse, and barrel ruptures are not covered by this guarantee.
Used Firearm 3 Day Inspection Period
Gander Mountain offers a 3 Day Inspection Period in which you can evaluate your used firearm purchase. The inspection period begins on the day your used firearm is delivered to the FFL dealer. If the firearm does not meet your expectations you must contact Gander Mountain within the 3 Day Inspection period. Contact us at 888-542-6337. When prompted press #3 for product assistance and then #1 to speak to someone in the Firearms department. If it’s determined that the firearm needs to be returned to Gander Mountain, it must arrive back at our facility in the packaging and condition it was shipped in. Gander Mountain will pay for the return shipping of your firearm. Upon receipt and inspection of the firearm, we will refund your money, less the original $25 shipping and handling fee.