Depends on what kind of hunting you like to do. If you like to spot and stalk then I think Central California can't be beat. Big hogs (to 500 lbs) in fairly open oak foothills, perfect for spot and stalk. If you want some wild action with dogs and spears/ knives etc. then you can't beat the South (Tenn.). It just depends on what you're looking for. As far as guides there are plenty to be found, and prices can vary greatly.
Hawaii is better! The pigs tend to come out in the evening so, you can go out surfing in the morning then go pig hunting in the afternoon. Plus the pigs here are not really big so there isn't as much work getting them out.
Just kidding! In my own opinion, after reading the many posts, every place seems to have its own charm.
There is something about the look and feel of a bolt action rifle with a walnut stock that pleases me. Call me old fashioned, but the character of the rifle I choose to own is equally as important to me as how that rifle performs.
I’ll be the first to admit that the lack of weight in a carbon fiber stock is awfully nice when chasing elk in high country and that any synthetic could help a bit when mother natured decides to rain on your parade. My own preference, however, is to...