9. Savage Arms Rascal Rimfire Youth .22 LR
Whether you are teaching your child or merely a gun newbie how to shoot, it is wise to choose the right type of hardware. Fortunately, there are two great choices under $250 that can fulfill this particular need. Savage Arms’ Youth .22 LR options range from 2.65 to 3 pounds, and you can purchase them for as low as $179.99. The design of these .22 LR guns is focused on offering a safe learning experience. The AccuTrigger is adjustable, and you can easily and safely unload a round without needing to pull the trigger. The lower price point than the Henry Mini .22LR is also very attractive for budget-conscious shoppers.
Although there are other options in this price range, the six adult and two youth rifles on this list represent the very best according to user reviews and personal experiences. If you have another bargain rimfire gun in mind that has performed admirably, be sure to let us know all about it in the comments!