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Academy
(713) 793-5000
2804 Business Center Dr. (Hwy 288 and FM 518)
Pearland, TX
 
Sports Authority
(281) 332-6818
Baybrook Shopping Center, 19801 Gulf Freeway, Suite 800
Webster, TX
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(281) 534-9253
Victory Lakes Town Center, 2620 Gulf Freeway South
League City, TX
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Fishing Tackle Unlimited
(281) 481-6838
12800 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX
 
Bass Pro Sports
(713) 770-5100
1000 Basspro Drive
Pearland, TX
Hours
Mon-Sat 9:00am - 9:00pmSun 10:00am - 7:00pm

Academy
(281) 557-5900
21351 Gulf Freeway
Webster, TX
 
Sports Authority
(713) 436-3363
Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway Street
Pearland, TX
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Simulator, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Adrenaline Sports Outfitters
(281) 557-8897
1185 West Nasa Rd 1
Webster, TX
 
Academy
(713) 948-4100
10414 Gulf Frwy (I-45 and Edgebrook)
Houston, TX
 
Creative Feathers Studio & Saltwater Fly Shop
(409) 935-3733
2224 Lake Rd
LaMarque, TX
 

Making Your Long Shot

"Not by a long shot" used to mean bad odds for a gambler trying to fill an inside straight in five-card stud. Nonetheless, nearly every hunting catalog and magazine we look at these days bombards us with "long-range" ammunition, "long-range" optics, and "long-range" rifles.

Long shots in the 400-plus-yard range should never be attempted at whitetails unless you have practiced thoroughly and are using an adequate long-range rifle/ ammunition/optics combo that you have confidence in.

For most whitetail hunting situations in the eastern half of the country, "long-range" is pretty short. But consider this: One of the most common land units in rural America is a 40-acre field. And there is scarcely a whitetail rifle hunter living who hasn't at least once in his life been sitting in a ground blind or tree stand along one edge of a 40-acre field and seen a buck of his dreams feeding placidly at the fencerow on the opposite side.

How far away is that deer? Just a quarter of a mile, or 440 yards to be exact. Should you try that shot? Probably not. But the temptation can sometimes be overwhelming. Not to mention the growing amount of whitetail hunting occurring in the more open states of the Great Plains and West....

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