What is the best 30 06 hunting rifle?

What is the all-around best hunting rifle?

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How far can a 30-06 kill an elk?

30-06 has been killing herds of elk for years. Its ethical range depends more on the gun, load, and shooter than anything. Your garden variety ’06 is fully capable out to 400 yards or so.

How far can you kill a deer with a 30-06?

As far as the distance that a 30-06 can effectively take deer, given the proper bullet, should be 400 yards or more IF, and only if, you can put the bullet in the right place at that range. Most people can not, under field shooting conditions, confidently shoot that far.

What caliber has killed the most deer?

The round that has killed the most deer in the US is . 30 calibre…. Namely in 30–30 but pretty much closely followed buy . 30–06 and people just like roughly 7.62 rounds overall for deer.

RE: Smallest Caliber For Deer Hunting

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. 223 is the smallest I would go. I personally have never shot a deer with one, but my buddy shot one for years.

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