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What caliber rifle?

If you had only one rifle to hunt bear, deer, and elk in PA. what caliber would you choose? (25/06, 270, 7mm, 30/06 ect.ect.)
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30/06 or 308
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Remington 760 in 30-06
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30/06. Inherently accurate, more available bullet wts and styles than most, and arguably capable of taking nearly any animal you are likely to come across.

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.308, shorter case, shorter action, lighter weight rifle.
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The 308 winchester
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