March 2014

More Dangerous-Animal Ammo: 45 Colt and 45 ACP Loadings

Handgun hunters have plenty of self-defense choices if they venture into bear country. But what about folks who want their carry guns to do double duty day-to-day and on the trail?

Grizzly Bear Shot and Killed By Hikers In Denali National Park and Preserve(May 31, 2010) — A grizzly bear that emerged from a thicket and charged two backpackers in the backcountry of Denali National Park and Preserve was shot and killed by one of the two who was carrying a .45-caliber semi-automatic pistol, according to park officials. [IMGCAP(1)] …

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