Ive always wanted to shoot a big cat and just wonderin if anyone knew somewhere i could try and hunt without going broke, no guides or anything just a good percentage of a kill. thanks for any info
I live in the Stephenville area, and myself and some hunting buddies have seen tracks along the Bosque River some 20 miles to the south of us. After talking to area ranchers and folks who grew up in the area there have been two confirmed killed in the last probably 6-8 years.
Find someone with dogs. While it is possilbe to shoot a cat when you are looking for one you have a better chance of getting struck by lighting.
looking for cat 2% chance
looking for cats with a pack of trained dogs 50-75% over 5 days
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...