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Jim Harte's Marauder Soccer Camp
P.O. Box 15221
Clearwater, FL
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(813) 920-5700
8100 Citrus Park Town Center
Tampa, FL
 
Suncoast RV
(727) 545-3006
6740 Park Boulevard
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Suncoast Bicycles
(727)525-0154,(727)526-6304
7301 US Hwy 19 N
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Tackle Shack Watersports
(727) 546-5080
7801 66th Street North
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(727) 791-8580
Countryside Centre
Clearwater, FL
 
Firearms by WAIN Roberts
(727) 544-7935
5400 Park Boulevard Side
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Cracker Boys Outdoors Inc
(727) 520-7799
4508 62nd Avenue
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Privacy Electronics
(727) 541-4471
5075 Park Boulevard
Pinellas Park, FL
 
Spencers Western World Inc
(727) 544-2668
7108 66th Street
Pinellas Park, 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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