Stories

My wife and I got drawn for the Trophy Antelope in southern Alberta. I took along my great Uncles Crown Grade Husky in 30-06. He had bought it when he was only 15 years old in 1958 and used it on a Moose, Mule Deer and a Cow Elk if I remember the story right. We bounced around the dusty prairie for three days...

Merkel Model 160 double rifle in 9.3X74R, used Norma factory ammo with 286 gr "Alaska" bullet, distance 40-50 yards. First bullet took out the top of both lungs, second shot through the heart, went about 50 feet before he went down and was dead before I had time to reload.

Ken from MD, USA

I got into my position merely before 6am, sat in bush and waited watching the deer trails I found back in early Oct. Right after I sat down, I heard a whistle. They were there! After 30 min I saw the movement, a buck and a doe. So I stood up slowly raising my SKS loaded with only one round of 123 gr hornady SP...

I took my family out for this long weekend camping in Gold Bridge. Cuz spring bear is open so I took my SKS (uses 7.62x39 ammo, the same as AK's) and Lee Enfield with me just in case. My plan was to use SKS (123 gr hornady sp handload) for close range whacking and Lee Enfield (174 gr interbond handload)...

The morning of October 01, 2006 found me and my hunting partner reacquainting ourselves with an area in north-central British Columbia we hadn't hunted in five years. We had arrived the night before in the upper Sukunka River and over a quick coffee that morning opted to set up camp after a tour to see...