Welcome to the

CVA Shop

CVA was founded in 1971 as Connecticut Valley Arms, specializing in traditional side-lock muzzleloading rifles and build-it-yourself rifle kits. Since that time, CVA has developed a reputation for providing Customers with high-performing guns and accessories at the best value available. They strive to live up to that reputation today by continually developing technical innovations that redefine consumer expectations. CVA manufactures a variety of modern in-line black powder muzzleloaders, centerfire rifles, and black powder accessories. MidwayUSA carries an extensive line of CVA products, including the Paramount Pro V2, Paramount, Accura MR-X, Accura LR-X, Optima, and Wolf V2 muzzleloaders. CVA also offers the Cascade bolt-action rifle and the Scout single-shot rifles and pistols. Bottom line, it’s just a better gun, and CVA is proud to be America's #1 selling muzzleloader brand for over a decade.