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Desert Holiday Resort
(480) 982-1876
840 North Idaho Road
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Lost Dutchman State Park
(480) 982-4485
6109 North Apache Trail
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Superstition Lookout Travel Trailer Resort
(480) 982-3419
1371 East 4th Avenue
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Weavers Needle Activity Office
(480) 671-6076
250 South Tomahawk Road
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Arizona RV & Mobile Home Park
(480) 982-6968
2100 East Roundup Street
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Rock Shadows Travel Trailer Resort
(480) 982-0450
600 South Idaho Road
Apache Junction, AZ
 
AZDesert City Trailer Sales
(480) 982-5073
587 South Colt Road
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Superstition Mountain HOA
(480) 983-0777
200 East Southern Avenue
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Roadhaven Resort - Snack Shop
(480) 983-4420
1000 South Idaho Road
Apache Junction, AZ
 
Dash-In Mini Mart
(480) 983-1756
2345 North Apache Trail
Apache Junction, AZ
 

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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