I recommend that you look at the . 30-06 Winchester or the Winchester Short Magnum (WSM) in . 300 caliber as possible choices for a moose hunting rifle. These rifle calibers offer a large choice in bullet weights to suit the demands of the modern day hunter.
What caliber is needed to kill a moose?
270 Winchester, the 7-08, the . 280 Remington with a 150 grain controlled expansion bullet would do the trick on a moose, especially for a recoil sensitive hunter.
Is a 308 good for moose hunting?
Although the . 3006 is the most popular choice for a moose hunting rifle the 308 caliber is still a very good. … 308 ranks right behind the 06 and has been used to harvest moose for hunters across Canada and the US.
Will a 30/30 kill a grizzly bear?
The 30-30 is not a grizzly gun.
Will a 350 Legend kill an elk?
350 Legend is powerful enough to kill an elk, depending fully upon exactly where the bullet is placed and the construction of that bullet.
Will a 6.5 Creedmoor kill a grizzly bear?
Now there is one caveat, if you’re in grizzly country then you need something more substantial. That Creedmoor round would probably bounce off a big bear and if it didn’t, you would wish it had. … It’s just proving to be a versatile round that does the business with a clean kill.
Is 30-30 Good for elk?
Plenty of elk killed with 30-30 every year. Lots of my family have killed elk with 30-30 and 300 savage at farther ranges than your talking about. Hit them right and elk will die with whatever you are shooting.
Will a 300 win mag kill a grizzly bear?
The . 300 Win mag is what I hunted grizzly, Black bear, and moose and big Caribou in Alaska with for many years and it is a very good caliber for stopping a charging animal with either a 180 Gr. or 220 gr. bullet.