Long Distance Optics Liverpool NY

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(315) 652-7674
Great Northern Mall
Clay, NY
Dick's Sporting Goods
(315) 449-2232
Shopping Town Mall
Dewitt, NY
Sports Authority
(315) 422-2363
Carousel Center, 1 Carousel Center
Syracuse, NY
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting Delivery & Assembly
Monday - Saturday: 10:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 6:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

NorthWind Expedition Kayaks, Ltd.
(315) 685-4808
2825 West Lake Rd.
Skaneateles, NY
Dick's Sporting Goods
(631) 421-3028
870 Walt Whitman Rd
Melville, NY
Dick's Sporting Goods
(315) 487-1115
Fairmount Fair Mall
Syracuse, NY
Sports Authority
(315) 622-1145
4000 Route 31
Liverpool, NY
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard Jr. Season Lease, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Camillus Kayak Shop
(315) 672-8439
24 Main Street
Camillus, NY
Dick's Sporting Goods
(518) 583-7218
Wilton Mall
Saratoga Springs, NY
Dick's Sporting Goods
(914) 328-3487
The Source
White Plains, NY

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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