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Golden Pawn Shop
(870) 741-6204
815 Highway 62 65 North
Harrison, AR
 
National Auto Trim
(870) 741-6860
2101 Highway 7 North
Harrison, AR
 
Capital Pawn
(870) 741-4782
1010 North Main Street
Harrison, AR
 
Parkway Travel Park
(870) 743-2198
8835 Highway 7 South
Harrison, AR
 
Ozark Outpost
(870) 743-9466
801 South Pine Street
Harrison, AR
 
Replay Sports & Outdoor Shoppe
(870) 365-0488
123 East Stephenson Avenue
Harrison, AR
 
The Bicycle Outfitter
(870) 741-6833
112 North Walnut Street
Harrison, AR
 
Dan`s RV Sales
(870) 743-1406
1013 Bennett Drive
Harrison, AR
 
All Professional Auto Glass & Archery
(870) 741-3424
521 Old Bellefonte Road
Harrison, AR
 
Holt Inc
(870) 741-2162
315 West Stephenson Avenue
Harrison, 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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