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Swings & Things Sports Park
(928) 348-8333
380 East Entertainment Avenue
Safford, AZ
 
Safford Ranch Mobile Home Park
(928) 428-3828
3201 East USHighway 70
Safford, AZ
 
Essence of Tranquility
(928) 428-9312
6074 South Lebanon Loop Road
Safford, AZ
 
Red Lamp Mobile Home Park
(928) 428-3382
3341 West Main Street
Thatcher, AZ
 
Aguilar Ronnie
(928) 428-8040
2957 South Robinson Avenue
Thatcher, AZ
 
Gila Outdoor
(928) 348-0710
408 West Main Street
Safford, AZ
 
Cycle Path
(928) 428-4666
726 South 6th Avenue
Safford, AZ
 
Lexington Pines Mobile Home & RV Resort
(928) 428-7570
1535 West Thatcher Boulevard Ofc
Safford, AZ
 
Big Boy`s Toys
(928) 428-7465
2598 West USHighway 70
Thatcher, AZ
 
Aastro Transmission & Auto Repair
(520) 325-5500
5302 East Speedway Boulevard
Central, 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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