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Bay Cycle & Fitness
(850) 785-2022
2424 West 23rd Street
Panama City, FL
Play It Again Sports
(850) 769-7611
2343 Martin Luther King J
Panama City, FL
Equus Unlimited.Com
(850) 763-9163
3406 Douglas Road
Panama City, FL
Sports Authority
(850) 784-6089
The Panama City Square, 525 W. 23rd Street
Panama City, FL
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Steve`s Bike Shop
(850) 769-6808
1926 West 23rd Street
Panama City, FL
RV Connections
(850) 763-9400
1915 North Highway 231
Panama City, FL
Cruise America Motorhome Rental & Sales
(850) 763-2310
1151 East 15th Street
Panama City, FL
Morgan`s Archery & Firearms Professional Shop
(850) 785-6250
3022 Stanford Road Suite E
Panama City, FL
Aamco Transmissions
(850) 763-1308
103 East 23rd Street
Panama City, FL
Saunders Service Center
(850) 763-7656
1128 Chestnut Avenue
Panama City, FL

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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