Long Distance Optics Mishawaka IN

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(574) 243-4789
Princess City
Mishawaka, IN
 
Al-Bar Ranch
(574) 259-1188
55345 Fir Rd
Mishawaka, IN
 
Indiana Arms & Ammo Inc
(574) 233-3635
750 West Indiana Avenue
South Bend, IN
 
J & L Wholesale
(574) 277-8914
52467 Beech Road
Granger, IN
 
K & K Tackle CO
(574) 272-0241
18318 Farm Lane
South Bend, IN
 
Albright`s Bicycle Store
(574) 255-8988
2720 Lww
Mishawaka, IN
 
House Of Bicycles
(574)679-4992,(574)679-4991
10140 McKinley
Osceola, IN
 
Bernardo`s Fine Cigars
(574)277-1327, (888)284-8978
P.O. Box 368
Granger, IN
 
Hoosier Sport Limited
(574) 299-8161
60981 US31 South Suite 4
South Bend, IN
 
JCPenney
(574) 875-8531
3701 S Main St Us 33
Elkhart, IN
 

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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