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Charlie`s Small Engine Shop
(479) 967-4200
701 South Arkansas Avenue
Russellville, AR
 
Rush Sporting Goods Inc
(479) 968-4322
815 North Arkansas Avenue
Russellville, AZ
 
Outdoor Living Center
(479) 968-7706
Highway 7 South
Russellville, AR
 
Emporium Jewelers
(479) 968-1110
214 West Main Street
Russellville, AR
 
C-Plus Pawn & Loan
(479) 880-0622
110 Warehouse Row
Russellville, AR
 
Early Bird Outfitters
(479)967-1387,(479)968-8441
715 N El Paso Av
Russellville, AR
 
S & L Pawn of Russellville
(479) 890-6479
1100 East Main Street
Russellville, AR
 
Highlander Cycling & Outdoors
(479) 967-4699
1001 North Arkansas Avenue
Russellville, AR
 
Hodges Heavy Duty 24 Hour Wrecker Service
(479) 967-1333
Highway 27 South
Russellville, AR
 
Janie`s Real Estate Agency
(479) 968-1379
3613 East Main Street
Russellville, AR
 

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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