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MD/DE MBAA Bass Tournaments
(302) 734-2259
1983 Nault Road
Dover, DE
 
Dover Army Navy Store
(302) 736-1959
222 W. Lockerman St.
Dover, DE
 
Top City Inc
(302) 734-8643
2970 North Dupont Highway
Dover, DE
 
Eagle Eye Archery
(302) 698-1171
1416 Rising Sun Road
Camden Wyoming, DE
 
Alexander RV Center Inc
(302) 653-1166
1271 South Dupont Hwy
Smyrna, DE
 
Dover Rent
(302) 674-1177
724 South West Street
Dover, DE
 
Childers Wanda
(302) 735-8844
1043-c 2 Av
Dover, DE
 
Dover Indoor Tennis
(302) 734-1404
633 Persimmon Tree Lane
Dover, DE
 
Parkview Rv Center
(302) 653-6619
5511 Dupont Pkwy
Smyrna, DE
 
Hunter`s Haven
(302) 398-4948
15952 South Dupont Highway
Harrington, DE
 

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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