The Howa Alpine Lightweight rifle is an all weather workhorse of a hunting rifle. It sports a light weight design that makes it easy to carry on a long trek. The 20" barrel is Cerakote coated for protection from the elements and will get you quickly on target. Its light weight synthetic stock sports a Pachmeyer Decelerator recoil pad and swivel sling studs. Howa has increased capacity and versatility with the Ammo Boost detachable magazine kit. It features a Vortex Viper 3-9x40mm Scope and Tally rings to target your quarry. The forged one piece bolt with two locking lugs is incredibly solid. It has a three position safety and HACT two stage match trigger.