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 is the minimum caliber for moose?
300 Winchester Magnum. For many folks, we’re just now getting to what they might consider the bare minimum for moose. The . 300 WM has firmly established itself as a fine cartridge for moose (and anything else on this continent).
Will a 30/30 kill a grizzly bear?
The 30-30 is not a grizzly gun.
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.
Will a 308 kill an elephant?
The trick to killing an elephant is knowing exactly where to hit them, and then doing it. If you hit the spot, a . 308 will kill them.
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.
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.
Can a 22 kill a bear?
22s can kill things like bears, short of brain and spinal cord shots, the . 22 may not incapacitate the bear quickly enough.