Could a 45-70 with very hot loads handle the big 5 ?
Could a hot 45-70 load handle the African Big 5 ? Maybe using a 500 grain bullet going as fast as possible out of a 22 " Marlin Lever action ? Could you include pictures if you have done this or a friend has ?
I just got back from my elk trip to Colorado and must say that I learned quite a bit about hiking in that one trip. I researched all I could on the internet and thought I was prepared going out. For the most part I was but I want to pass on a few major things I learned that helped me drastically!
1. Pack light. I know this may sound like common sense but believe me. After reading everyone's advice on what you need to pack, chances are your pack will end up weighing more...