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Christensen Arms Partners with W.L. Gore and Optifade

Christensen Arms Partners with W.L. Gore and Optifade

Christensen Arms, manufacturer of state-of-the-art precision firearms and custom carbon fiber barrels, is proud to announce they have partnered with W.L. Gore for usage of Elevated II and Subalpine Optifade camouflage on their premium firearms.

“This is an incredible opportunity for two iconic industry brands to partner together for the benefit of the consumer,” said Stephen Graham, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Christensen Arms. “Optifade pattern hunting advantages have been well documented. Adding this superior pattern to our state-of-the-art hunting rifles definitely gives the hunter an extreme advantage in accuracy and concealment.”

Christensen Arms will be using Elevated II and Subalpine patterns on the award-winning Ridgeline and Ranger .22 firearms. Available models are as follows:

  • Ridgeline 308 WIN 16.25" 1:10 - Elevated II
  • Ridgeline 6.5PRC 18" 1:8 - Elevated II
  • Ridgeline 6.5CRDM 20" 1:8 - Elevated II
  • Ranger .22LR 18" - Elevated II
  • Ranger .22LR 18" - Subalpine
  • Ridgeline 300 WIN MAG 26" 1:10 - Subalpine
  • Ridgeline 300PRC 26" 1:8 - Subalpine
  • Ridgeline 6.5PRC 24" 1:8 - Subalpine
  • Ridgeline 28 Nos 26" 1:8 - Subalpine

The Ridgeline is the quintessential hunting rifle. Offered in twenty chamberings, the rifle features a sporter carbon fiber composite gunstock and a stainless-steel radial muzzle brake built around a light target contour Christensen Arms carbon fiber wrapped barrel. The Ridgeline weighs in starting at 6.3 pounds and is backed by the Christensen Arms Sub-MOA Guarantee.

The Ranger 22 is built for precision—the bolt-action platform features an aluminum receiver with a steel recoil lug insert, Christensen Arms carbon fiber tension barrel, and a carbon fiber composite rimfire stock. The rifle is also well equipped with standard sling studs, a 0 MOA picatinny rail, and a match grade Rem 700 style trigger. The Ranger 22 weighs in starting at 5.1 pounds and is backed by a Christensen Arms Sub-MOA at 50 Yards Guarantee.

To learn more about Christensen Arms, please visit or follow us on social media @christensensarms.

About W.L. Gore

W.L. Gore & Associates, are a leading manufacturer of advanced technology products including GORE-TEX® branded products.

OPTIFADE™ Subalpine™ pattern is designed specifically for stalking and ambushing from ground level in tree-covered and vegetated terrain.

OPTIFADE™ Concealment Elevated II pattern is designed for elevated hunting. Its macro and micro pattern configurations echo the higher contrast of bright sky against the shaded underside of foliage, while allowing hunters to extend their season as the leaves change.

About Christensen Arms

Established in 1995, Christensen Arms is focused on incorporating top-tier aerospace materials and processes into production - resulting in some of the most lightweight, precise, and accurate firearms in the industry and around the globe. Always made in America, from the first prototype to the state-of-the-art current production models.

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