At this very moment I’m up in New Mexico on my elk hunt. So with that in mind, I thought I’d talk about some of the hunting gear I’m using this hunting season. I’ll discuss my hunting rifle, scope, ammunition, binoculars, hunting pack, and a new shooting aid I’ll be using on this hunt.
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What We Covered
1) Overview the rifle set-up I’m using for this hunt: my Ruger Hawkeye FTW Hunter in .300 Win Mag, my Leupold VX-5HD 3-15x44m scope, and Federal Premium’s 180gr Trophy Copper ammo.
2) Details of my new Shadow Tech Pig Saddle and shooting tripod.
3) Why I decided to go with the new Vortex Fury HD 5000 laser rangefinder binocular for this hunt.
4) Why I changed to a EXO Mountain Gear 4800 pack and why I’ll be using trekking poles for this hunt.
Best Scopes For Deer Hunting – Article referenced in podcast
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Learn more about EXO Mountain Gear Packs here.
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Below is a photo of the 180 grain Federal Trophy Copper bullet I recovered from those milk jugs.
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