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The Top 10 Rifle Cartridges for North American Big Game

From white-tailed deer to grizzly bear, these 10 big-game rifle cartridges have proven themselves most worthy in the field.

Top 10 Big Game Cartridges for North America

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The following is a list of cartridges that have earned the right to inclusion by being very, very good at what they do. It's not a list of my favorite cartridges: I admittedly have dubious practical taste. Rather, this is a list of big-game cartridges that have proven worthy on no uncertain terms.

I anticipate the most consternation will come from lovers of the .243 Winchester, the classic .30-30 Winchester, and the .308 Winchester. Because, you see, when it comes to...

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