Which One Do You Use Most?
Deer hunting bullets are likely the most talked about topic in the whitetail world. The research certainly suggests it’s the most talked about. But why? Why are they so captivating? The reason is both simple and complex.
There are many avenues of discussion when talking deer bullets. Ballistics. Bullet Style. Grain weight. Muzzle velocity. Metal type. Cost. The list goes on. But one thing is for sure — people are as divided as the Grand Canyon over their ammo preferences.
That’s what we’re here for. We’re here to help clear the air and un-muddy the water. What are the best ammo options? And we’re not talking brands here. We’re talking best calibers for deer. And honestly, these are just my personal favorites, as well as those that seem to be most popular among the hunting crowd.
But I urge you this — decide for yourself. Don’t take my word for it. Use this as a beginning point. Do your own tests. See what shoots best through your guns. Find your favorite caliber. And let us help you along the way. These are our favorites (in no particular order).