Paul Larson

Paul Larson

Location of hunt: South Dakota
Date: Winter 2007
Game taken: Plains Bison
Ammunition used: 400-grain Speer Flat Nose with Federal 215M Primer
Skinny: "Bullet entered between ribs behind front leg, penetrated through the heart, broke offside rib, lodged under the offside skin. Bull ran approximately 40 yards before collapsing & expiring, no follow-up shot required. Recovered approximately 650 lbs of meat from animal (deboned). Speer bullet performed very well.”
Rifle: Win. Mod.70 African
Weather: sunny, 8 deg. F., light 5 MPH breeze
Range: 215 yards, stalking hunt, taken with iron sights