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Dick's Sporting Goods
(480) 615-2748
Fiesta Mall
Mesa, AZ
 
Earnhardt
(480) 964-6616
2222 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Diversified Fleet Repair
(480) 827-1883
3431 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Tiffany R-V Resort & Apartments
(480) 830-6337
3265 East Main Street Unit 24
Mesa, AZ
 
Price One RV
(480) 641-2199
3302 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Chelsea FC Soccer Camp
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Prescott, AZ
 
Maaco Collision Repair & Auto Painting
(480) 924-9280
3113 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Rangemasters Caswell
(480) 632-2755
856 East Isabella Avenue
Mesa, AZ
 
Bear Mountain Inc
(480) 926-7161
899 East Southern Avenue
Mesa, AZ
 
Trail Riders Holiday Park
(480) 969-3350
2460 East Main Street
Mesa, 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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