Lighter 45-70 Gov’t Loads For Deer and Black Bear A chance to actually enjoy shooting a big bore lever gun

The title suggests that a 45-70 Gov’t shooter can elect to use milder cartridges and still decisively kill deer and black bear; ammo that generates less recoil and ear splitting report. However, within five minutes of publishing, someone will pose the question, “Why would deer and bear need light 45-70…