Deer Hunting Rifle

sighting in your hunting rifle

sighting in your hunting rifle

What is the right hunting rifle for you. Everyone has their own opinion on which is the best hunting rifle, make and caliber. It like asking someone what is better a Chevy or a Ford. They all can kill a deer . But you will have to ask yourself a few question to find out the best hunting rifle and caliber that will work best for you.

  • What type of game you plan on hunting with this gun (deer, moose, bear, elk, bison)
  • What hunting method you will be using
  • Will you be carrying your gun or having it sit beside you
  • Will you be taking long shots
  • Where will you be hunting (In clear open fields or in thick wooded areas)

Then you will need to pick what action you like the best. There is no right or wrong answer to this question it’s just what you like the best.

  • There is a Bolt Action
  • Lever Action
  • Semi-automatic
  • Pump-Action

Then you will need to pick what type of sights you would like to use from open sight or a scope. The use of a scope is the most popular choice. All these choice can make it a difficult decision. Here is a good place to look and may answer some of your questions. Another way is too just talk to a fellow hunter or family member about it.

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