Archive for .375

The .375 H&H: Salute to a Great Cartridge

It is often surprising to realize that some of our most useful hunting cartridges have been around for a long, long time. One of Sheriff Jim Wilson's favorites is the .375 H&H cartridge.

December 15, 2014

Use Enough .375

Back when life was mellow, I read a book by Robert Ruark called “Use Enough Gun,” which pretty much describes it. Ruark also wrote “The Old Man and the Boy,” which should be required reading for every young person. It conveys a lot of wisdom about people, guns, hunting and dogs. Once, when the old man was warming a park bench and was asked why he wasn’t doing anything, he replied, “I’m storing up for the future.” That’s a nice all-purpose answer that fits many situations.

January 04, 2013

Ruger Compact Magnums

This is a great bullet for deer and antelope, but it may be too soft for moose, elk, bear and other tough game.

May 29, 2009