Cartridge Debate: .375 Ruger vs. .375 H&H Magnum

Aug 16, 2016 | 0 comments

The .375 H&H Magnum has long been extremely popular among guides in Alaska, but on my last two hunts there—one for grizzly, the other for moose in grizzly country—my guides carried Ruger Model 77 Alaskan rifles in .375 Ruger. And though it is not likely to entirely replace the .375 H&H, the Ruger cartridge is catching on.
I think the .375 Ruger’s popularity among Alaskan guides has more to do with the rifles in which it has been available than with the cartridge itself. Its effectiveness on game is just as good as that of the .375 H&H, but rifle options …read more