article. I carry the same piece, M&P9 EZ, year-round nowadays. No worries about bears, with the only 4-legged wild animal possibly showing-up where I live (semi-rural), might be a coyote. IWB when venturing out into the general public, and OWB paddle holster at the range, and at night when walking the pup on my itty-bitty 3/4 acre property.
So true I have multiple guns that I carry XDS 40 in hot weather XDM 40 in cold weather XDM 10mm in the woods and for style a EMP CCC 40 and I really love this one. OH and a Glock 22 40 cal for a truck gun that I used to carry till I got the Springfields.
I usually am. I suppose I didn't need to have the 8.5" .44 Mag. in a shoulder rig at my mom's house last Thanksgiving AND the .22 mag under my sack, but other than that I usually have the right one on.