Are they really a good idea?
Boddington says yes, with a few caveats.
Tips for judging African plains game.
What to look for on impala, kob, lechwe, reedbuck, sable, and waterbuck.
The idea that sheep hunts require ultra-long-range cartridges is mostly myth.
Standard calibers work just fine.
International travel is different, but still possible, in the age of COVID.
Prepare for delays, and learn to be flexible.
Thoughts on what works, what’s popular, and what’s trending.
Cartridge choices of Kansas deer hunters run from the new to the old.
Some of the cartridges developed in recent times are great.
But many are simply redundant.
Hunting Coues deer in the desert Southwest tests your glassing skills to the limit.
This is a hunt where 10X is not enough!
When choosing a cartridge in the 6.5mm family, velocity matters, but so does energy.
A few of these cartridges hit the “sweet spot” for hunting big game.
Hartebeest are one of Africa’s most interesting antelopes.
They are also among the continent’s most widespread plains game.
Rocky Mountain goats are magnificent animals.
They’re also one of the most challenging species to hunt in North America.
Craig Boddington honors his hero, Robert “Pete” Petersen, on a New Mexico hog hunt.
Petersen was a quarter-bore fan, and the rifle used on this hunt was a duplicate of his favorite.
How to choose the right bullet for your hunt.
Bonded, homogenous, tipped, low drag… sorting through the many types.