There are tougher big game animals out there. But bears are bears, and a poorly-hit bear that escapes into thick cover and must be tracked can be bad news.
The essence of turkey hunting with a shotgun involves an “up close and personal” situation.
Plenty's been written about whitetail food plots,
Traditional bullets made for deer hunting don’t always cut it when shooting bigger game.
Here's the quesiton: Do cuteness and deer hunting mix?
Hunters registered more Boone and Crockett Club whitetails during the past 10 years than in any decade before. Some of the hotspots will surprise you.
Admittedly, in the final analysis, cost and availability are not big factors in my deer hunting cartridge selection. But they are factored into the equation.
In all big-game hunting, the person that can put his or her first shot on the money time after time is the one that will consistently fill a tag.
Want to fire up your deer camp? Start a discussion about religion, politics—or deer cartridges. Bob Robb gives you the criterion for making your case this fall.
The .30-06 has also proven itself to be very accurate in many different rifles, and is chambered by the major riflemakers in everything under the deer hunting sun.