Behind the Bullet: 28 Nosler – 3 Facts About It

28 Nosler

Near the end of 2013, Nosler released the 26 Nosler cartridge, which they called the “world’s most powerful 6.5mm commercial cartridge.” There have been other 6.5mm cartridges that can compete with Nosler’s 26, but this one is notable because it set the standard for a series of cartridges that have become popular among shooters and … Read more

Top 5 Long-Range Hunting Scopes – Updated

Long-Range Hunting Scopes

There is no doubt that rifles, ammunition, and optics have all come a long way in the last 25 years. Snipers can often hit targets from far away, which was once thought to be impossible or, at the very least, only possible for the military. Even though this isn’t the place to talk about whether … Read more

300 Win Mag vs 30-06: 12 Different Things

300 Win Mag vs 30-06

Sit down near the roaring fire at elk camp and watch the sparks fly up into the night sky. You can’t wait to drink the hot coffee that’s boiling in the blue enamel kettle you keep on the fire. It’s a cold night. After a day of stalking, your hunting partners will eventually catch up … Read more

Behind the Bullet: .17 Hornet – 3 Facts About It

We took turns sitting on a hot spot in one of the huge prairie dog towns that make up South Dakota’s Rosebud Reservation and shooting different rifles and cartridges. Some of my favorite rifle calibers were there, like the.22 Long Rifle, the.22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire, the.17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire, and the.17 Winchester Super Magnum. There … Read more

Tikka T3x Review – 3 Facts You Need To Know

As I get older, I want lighter weapons for trips into the wild, which includes mountainous and harsh places on earth where just getting there is half the battle. I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not an expert mountain climber or sheep herder, but I will argue that the Adirondacks and Catskills of … Read more

6.5 PRC Vs 6.5 Creedmoor: What Does What Better?

6.5 PRC Vs 6.5 Creedmoor

In this comparison blog post, we compare the features and prices of the new 6.5 Creedmoor with the old 6.5 Prc. We’ll explain what the new features are, what the differences are, and why you should consider buying one. So close to be kissing cousins, is there much to the 6.5 PRC vs 6.5 Creedmoor … Read more

Best 5 All Around Hunting Caliber – Updated

Best Deer Hunting Calibers of 2022

“What is the best all-around cartridge for hunting big game in North America?” is one of the most common questions I get. There are many good things to choose from. We have been successful because hunting methods have changed over time, optics have gotten better, and more advanced ammunition has been made. Still, “all-around” may … Read more

6 Best Handguns for Bear Country – Latest

Handguns for Bear Country

I’ll explain why some rifles are good for bear country after we’ve talked about what people have different ideas about in that area. There are two main ways of thinking about it. One choice is to bring along a huge gun that can do a lot of damage. Some people think that most encounters with … Read more