Long Distance Optics Lake Havasu City AZ

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Havasu Falls RV Resort
(928) 764-0050
3493 North State Route 95
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Cycle Therapy
(928) 855-3553
2144 McCulloch Boulevard North
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Boat Broker Inc
(928) 453-8833
1680 Industrial Boulevard
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
JCPenney
(928) 680-9595
1799 N Kiowa
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Mesquite Bay RV Sales
(928) 855-1333
1555 Dover Avenue
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Sam`s Shooters Emporium & Indoor Range
(928) 680-4000
2183 McCulloch Boulevard North
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Southwest Firearms
(928) 453-4867
2148 McCulloch Boulevard North Suite 101
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Angler`s Professional Shop
(928) 854-2277
362 London Bridge Road Suite 1
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
USA RV & Marine
(928) 453-8721
951 Lake Havasu Avenue North
Lake Havasu City, AZ
 
Sam`s Shooters Emporium
(928)680-7000,(928)680-7177
2183 McCulloch Boulevard North
Lake Havasu City, 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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