Long Distance Optics Fayetteville AR

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University of Arkansas Razorback Soccer Camp
(479) 575-4808
Christine Liberto: Bev Lewis Center, P.O Box 7777
Fayetteville, AR
 
Pack Rat Outdoor Center
(479) 521-6340
209 West Sunbridge Drive
Fayetteville, AR
 
On Deck
(479) 251-9239
2805 East Zion Road
Fayetteville, AR
 
White River Angler
(479) 442-2193
577 East Millsap Road Suite 2
Fayetteville, AR
 
Lewis & Clark Outlet
(479) 251-1344
509 West Spring Street
Fayetteville, AZ
 
Uncle Sam`s Safari Outfitters
(479) 521-7779
1494 North College Avenue
Fayetteville, AR
 
Mclellan`s Fly Shop
(479) 251-7037
18 West Sunbridge Drive
Fayetteville, AR
 
Hawg Sports
(479) 521-7464
2914 North College Avenue
Fayetteville, AZ
 
Southtown Sporting Goods
(479) 443-7148
4602 North College Avenue
Fayetteville, AR
 
Equestrian Connection
(479) 521-3255
2512 North Deane Solomon Road
Fayetteville, AR
 

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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