Gear Advice

Category: Get in the Game

— The top-scoring binoculars for less than $150.

Category: Good Value

— The top-scoring binoculars in the $150–$300 range.

Category: Upper Mid-Range

— The top-scoring binoculars in the $500–$1,000 range.

Category: High-End

— The top-scoring binoculars in the $1,000–$2,000 range.

Category: Lower Mid-Range

— The top-scoring binoculars in the $300–$500 range.

Category: Top of the Line

— The top-scoring binoculars in the $2,000-plus range.

Good Value

— The top-scoring scopes for less than $1,000.

How We Ranked 'Em

— An explanation of our methodology.

Midrange

— The top-scoring scopes in the $1,000-$2,000 range.

Top of the Line

— The top-scoring scopes in the $2,000-plus range.