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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Prescott, AZ
 
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(480) 816-4199
16858 East Avenue Of The Founta Suite 106
Fountain Hills, AZ
 
Ancala Professional Shop
(480) 391-2777
11700 East Viaduct Linda
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Apache Wells RV Resort
(480) 832-4324
2656 North 56th Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Performance Bicycle
(480) 348-1875
14747 North Northsight Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(480) 615-2748
Fiesta Mall
Mesa, AZ
 
Sun Canyon Embroidery
(480) 816-6333
15611 East Chaparral Way
Fountain Hills, AZ
 
The Pampered Horse & Rider Inc
(480) 342-8801
17040 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Countrywide Tradition
(480)595-4053 , (480)595-5069
10550 East Desert Hills Dr
Scottsdale, AZ
 
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(480) 945-2881
16631 North 91st Street
Scottsdale, 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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