I have never owned the other calibers you mentioned but I had a 7x57 that my wife shot years back and it was a great caliber in my opinion. Light on recoil but had was good on game with handloads.
That's one gun I should have kept
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...