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Kirk`s Cycle Shop
(706) 226-4090
929 North Glenwood Avenue
Dalton, GA
 
Putting Green Company
(706) 272-0140
1224 Riverbend Road
Dalton, GA
 
Discount Sporting Goods
(706) 226-1604
3106 Chatsworth Highway
Dalton, GA
 
Grant`s Pawn Shop & Sporting Goods Inc
(706) 278-5598
613 5th Avenue
Dalton, GA
 
Brown Enterprises
(706) 279-1611
2514 East Walnut Avenue
Dalton, GA
 
2000 Cleveland Highway
(706) 259-5911
2000 Cleveland Highway
Dalton, GA
 
Dalton Bicycles
(706) 260-2733
402 North Park Drive
Dalton, GA
 
Challenger Industries Inc
(706) 226-3896
1224 Riverbend Road
Dalton, GA
 
Dalton Motor Sports
(706) 278-2056
1011 Murray Avenue
Dalton, GA
 
Chatsworth Pawn & Sporting Goods
(706) 695-8106
300 South 3rd Avenue
Chatsworth, GA
 

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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