The Savage Mark II is great for plinking and hunting. Just like their other rifles, the Mark II is accurate and reliable. The detable box magazine allows for easy loading and loading, making this great for newer shooters or for shooters who enjoy efficiency. This Mark II has scope mounts already attached to the receiver and a picatinny section on the forend of the stock to allow for bipod mounting. It is also in like new condition with few signs of use.