I go with the 44 mag. It will take down any game in North America.
Just be sure you know how to shoot, and good with it, before you go hunting.
Mine is S&W
US Naval Aviation AMSC 20 years ( retired) ASW/Aircrew Wings, P2V plane capt. Also a Tail hooker, US Naval Academy (DI) Shooting Instructor (Annapolis) NDW shooting team member. VN vet, Bluenose and Shellback.
Alway keep your six covered