I was wondering if someone could help me locate the author of the image of the deer found on this site? It is the image of the deer lying on its back with the red arrow pointing upwards. I would like to ask him permission to use the image in my upcoming book. Please have him Private Message me or post on this thread. Thank you.
If you're only hunting deer the 260 is fine. If you want to go west and hunt larger game, buy the 300. I bought mine expecting to do that. It works a number on deer. With the Winchester SuperX i've never had one take another step. I've smacked one around 90degrees with it. It'll mangle the shoulders if you punch through them though. I'm happy with it though.
i live here in washington, and i shoot a 300 for every thing even the little black tails. i love it. if you want to hunt big mulies out west grap that 300. if you reload your own you can down load it for your seer so it wont be as devistaing
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...