Chinook is the title of a group of common sniper rifles in Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. They are manufactured exclusively by Jakobs, and features the Hyperion barrel.

Usage & Description

Chinooks usually have a lower fire rate and reload speed than other sniper rifles, but make up for it in accuracy.


  • Trespasser - Unique sniper rifle that bypasses shields, piercing directly into enemy health.
  • Elephant Gun - Unique scopeless sniper rifle with enhanced damage and a very low fire rate.


  • The Chinook is obtained randomly from any suitable loot source.