Originally Posted by _cy_
thanks ... was thinking of bringing into Canada, Springfield Armory M6 Scout .22 Hornet/.410 .. packs real small.
.22 Hornet shells are custom loaded to produce 650+ ft lb energy. same for .410 shells, custom sized barrel loaded to 1250+ ft lb range.
a big ole can of bear spray purchased in Canada seems to be the best choice.
As a gunsmith who lived in the north, I can say with confidence that you are bringing a knife to a gunfight. Muzzle energy levels are NOT anywhere near adequate for griz
. Don't kid yourself, take the good advice on sprays or horns. Just sayin'