470 & 475 Turnbull Game Gallery

African Lion with 475 'Turnbull

"Three days of tracking, two confrontations and one shot from my .475 Turnbull with a 400 grain Barnes bullet and the lion was down! Another shot for good measure...and my son Dalton, put in the final killing shot. What a trip!

<...

Read More

1 Photos

Alaskan Brown Bear

“An Alaskan brown Bear I shot with my 475 Turnbull with outfitter, Jeff Burwell, Hoonah, Alaska. Absolutely the best hunt I've ever been on. The accommodations and guides were superb. We saw over 70 brown bears in 8 days."
- Jimm...

Read More

1 Photos

Colorado Elk with the 475 Turnbull

Doug Turnbull has just returned from Colorado where he was able to harvest this nice 5x5 elk. Doug was accompanied on the hunt by outdoor writer Bob McKinney.

The following is an excerpt about the 475 Turnbull cartridge from an upcomin...

Read More

4 Photos

The new 475 Turnbull & Australian Water Buffalo

The new 475 Turnbull is at it again, this time up against Australian Water Buffalo. As you can see from the photos the 475 Turnbull was up to the task once again

Read More

5 Photos

Alaskan Grizzly Bear

Starting in Anchorage Alaska and then flying 260 miles west-south-west into the interior to the Stony River Lodge, Jim was able to harvest this beautiful Grizzly bear using his restored Winchester Model 1886.

The bear measured a squar...

Read More

2 Photos

Blonde phase Black Bear with the 475 Turnbull

Jimmy Harrison (better known as Jimmy "the hat man") from Double H Hats was hunting in Southwest Montana, and was able to harvest this beautiful black bear in a blonde color phase. Jimmy was hunting with his Model 1886 chambered in 475 Turnbull. ...

Read More

3 Photos

470 & 475 Turnbull  harvest wild pigs

Never passing up a chance to go hunting, a group of Turnbull restoration employees recently traveled to Tioga Pennsylvania to do some wild pig hunting. We were blessed with an absolutely beautiful spring day with temperatures in the mid 50’s. ...

Read More

12 Photos

Red Stag and 470 Turnbull

Lisa has been after this one for about three weeks now. She had been out to Ross Hammock Ranch where this fellow was four times now. When she finally got her clear shot at him she dropped him with one shot.

She shot him at about 50 yard...

Read More

2 Photos

The 475 Turnbull & Dave Scoville harvest Two Elephants, a Cape Buffalo and a Hippo

The 475 Turnbull has returned to Africa once again and this time renowned outdoor writer Dave Scovill went in search of “the big boys”. Dave was able to harvest two Elephants, a Cape Buffalo and a Hippo using his USRAC Model 1886 chambered in...

Read More

5 Photos

Another Pronghorn Antelope with 475 Turnbull

Jimmy Harrison (better known as Jimmy "the hat man") from Double H Hats was able to harvest this Antelope with a rifle chambered in 475 Turnbull. Jimmy was hunting in Southwestern Montana.

By the way, the signature bowler hat worn by D...

Read More

1 Photos

Pronghorn Antelope with 475 Turnbull

Equipped with keen eyesight, Pronghorn Antelope prefer the open country so they can see danger coming. Antelope hunting can test a hunter’s patience and marksmanship with long shots from little or no cover. Harvesting an Antelope is as true a ...

Read More

1 Photos

Wyoming Mule Deer with 475 Turnbull

Dear Doug,

Here's a Mule Deer we were able to harvest with a dynamic shot from the turnbull .475 after a neat stalk through juniper and rocks near casper, wyoming last weekend. The bullet travelled the length of the animal from front to...

Read More

1 Photos

Record book Elk harvested with a 475 Turnbull Rifle

What hunt could be more classic than Elk hunting in Colorado. Jim Townsend was able to harvest this monster bull Elk in Colorado while hunting with his Winchester Model 1886 chambered in 475 Turnbull.

This Elk green scored at 435, whic...

Read More

1 Photos

The 475 Turnbull Goes to Alaska

Doug Turnbull has just returned from Alaska with his Winchester Model 1886 chambered in 475 Turnbull. The 475 Turnbull proved again to be a potent big game cartridge. Doug Turnbull was able to harvest this beautiful 64 inch Alaskan Moose with one...

Read More

7 Photos

Craig Boddington with the  475 Turnbull

Doug, your rifle performed wonderfully.

That Mozambique floodplain country IS NOT the perfect venue for open sights! Thank God your rifle is so absurdly accurate! We had the herd bedded, as you can see, no way to get closer, waited ab...

Read More

2 Photos

"Dugga Boy" Cape Buffalo with the New 475 Turnbull

James Brion (left) and Rob Dunham (right) of Nosler's MagnumTV teamed up in Tanzania, August 2008 to harvest this old "Dugga Boy" on film using a Turnbull .475, model 71. The show is expected to be on the Magnum Action Video Series in late 2008 o...

Read More

2 Photos

The 475 Turnbull Goes to Africa  for the Second Time

In April of 2008 Doug Turnbull returned to Africa with his trusty Winchester Model 1886 chambered in 475 Turnbull. Doug wanted to continue testing his new proprietary cartridge on the plains game found in Tanzania.

The new 475 Cartridg...

Read More

7 Photos

The 475 Turnbull goes to Africa for the first time

Much consideration went into designing the 475 Turnbull. Doug Turnbull began with plans for an appropriate case neck length, making the neck longer to prohibit movement in the magazine tube. Doug wanted to keep the neck roughly about .465” sigh...

Read More

5 Photos

Kansas Buffalo

Following a memorable hunt in 2005 and 2006, Doug Turnbull once again returned to the Hawes Ranch in southern Kansas. Using the 475 Turnbull round on large game for only the second time, Doug was once again in pursuit of Buffalo on the Kansas prairi...

Read More

1 Photos

Another "Dugga Boy" Cape Buffalo with 475 Turnbull

"After two days of searching for and glassing several herds of buffalo in marshy vegetation best suited for a web footed giraffe, we found three dugga boys. And where were they you ask ? Where else but in area of phragmites that seemed to have no...

Read More

1 Photos