Category Archives: Guns & Hunting

Enjoy exciting hunting stories told by SCI members and read about the latest guns and gear they’re using in the bush.

Double-Rifle Fever


fastfifrevanZwolldoublereloadhuntforever012214Anyone wanting a new double rifle today can be forgiven if he feels like a plump young cottontail negotiating a dark forest infested with wolves. Continue reading Double-Rifle Fever

Nosler Unveils World’s Most Powerful 7mm Commercial Cartridge


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Nosler bills the 28 as the World’s most powerful commercial 7mm cartridge.

In 2014, Nosler introduced its first namesake cartridge to the world—the 26 Nosler. Since then, the cartridge has achieved such renowned success that adding another member to the Nosler cartridge family became an obvious decision. With a muzzle velocity of 3,300 fps when using a 160-gran bullet, the 28 Nosler is billed as the most powerful 7mm cartridge commercially available today. Continue reading Nosler Unveils World’s Most Powerful 7mm Commercial Cartridge

45 Year Quest – Desert Bighorn Dream Fulfilled


The desert bighorn's habitat is rugged, arid and not for the timid!
The desert bighorn’s habitat is rugged, arid and not for the timid!

The desert bighorn ram I had been chasing was 225 yards below us at about a 45-degree angle and walking away toward another drop off. The wind was blowing and gusting sporadically Continue reading 45 Year Quest – Desert Bighorn Dream Fulfilled

“Keep Looking!” – Patience is the Key to a Trophy Brown Bear


kodiakbrownbearskiffMy fascination with the giant brown bears of Alaska started when I was about 12 or 13 years old. While looking through a big game record book, It amazed me that eight out of the top ten Coastal brown bears listed, including the world record, came from Kodiak Continue reading “Keep Looking!” – Patience is the Key to a Trophy Brown Bear