Sako Rifles

Sako Finland is home to some of the world’s finest hunting and sporting rifles.

For nearly 90 years the company has impressed the world with the legendary Sako accuracy- achieved through painstakingly developing and balancing all aspects of a high quality firearm.

The outcome is a rifle that feels extraordinarily smooth and solid, providing performance that will take your marksmanship to a new level.


The Sako 85 Carbonlight is a high-end rifle designed for gear-oriented enthusiasts who seek the best equipment possible. This ultra-light multi-purpose hunting rifle is the lightest Sako rifle ever made, and features a carbon fiber stock with a soft-touch surface, a right-hand palm swell and a cheek piece. The 85 Carbonlight is ideal for medium-sized game and is exceptionally comfortable to carry, even on long treks.

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If you are looking to shoot far, the Sako 85 Long Range is the answer. This rifle has been specifically designed for long range hunting. It features some great details like a flush design muzzle brake, 26″ match grade barrel, double sling studs and a stock designed for prone position, guaranteeing that the game is not safe, even at extreme distances. Available in 30o WinMag, 338 Lapua Mag.

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This rifle has semi heavy 540mm (21,1/4″) fluted barrel, matt black composite stock with soft gripping surfaces and blued action & barrel.
Features adjustable special fast target acquisition iron sights, detachable staggered 2-row steel magazine with TCL preventing unintentional loosening. Can be top-loaded.
Controlled cartridge feed, adjustable single stage trigger, barrel band for front swivel. 3 locking lug, very fast cycling turn bolt action with controlled cartridge feed & mechanical case ejection. Integral Dovetail rails for secure scope mounting.

The black bear rifle is extremely well balanced making it perfect in rapid situations.  A great close shooting range rifle for  New Zealand hunters in bush terrain. Available in 308.

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SAKO 85 BAVARIAN (now in Right and Left hand)

The Sako 85 Bavarian is a masterpiece combining high grade walnut stock in traditional European style with the superior performance and technology of the Sako 85 series. Under its stylish exterior design are new modern features and attention to detail – the classic checkering pattern of the Sako 85 Bavarian provides functionality and traditional looks and this rifle features the  Bavarian cheek piece and comb.The oil finished walnut stock also features a Schnabel-type fore-end and pistol grip end plate in rosewood.

The Bavarian is now available in both right hand and left hand, with a full stock Bavarian also available. For more information click here.

Click here to see all other models and calibers or visit the Sako Finland  web site for more information.

Please note that not all calibers and models may be available in New Zealand.

Only Sako riffles imported by Beretta NZ carry the SAKO Full Factory Warranty covering rifle accuracy and functionality.