Long Distance Optics Sequim WA

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Kayak Instruction Excellence
(206) 669-1622
211 Taylor Street, Suite Five
Port Townsend, WA
 
Sport Townsend
(360) 379-9711
1044 Water St
Port Townsend, WA
 
Pacific Coast Soccer Camps
10402 51Sst Pl W
Mukilteo, WA
 
Cliff McCrath's Northwest Soccer Camp
15600 Ne 8Th St. Suite 647
Bellevue, WA
 
OSA Soccer Academy LLC
83 Columbia Street #306
Seattle, WA
 
PT Outdoors
(360) 379-3608
1017B Water Street
Port Townsend, WA
 
Adventures Through Kayaking
(360) 417-3015
4821 S. Dry Creek Rd
Port Angeles, WA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(425) 255-3070
The Landing
Renton, WA
 
Washington Soccer School
(206) 547-6866
University of Washington Athletic Facilities
Seattle, WA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(253) 845-5188
South Hill Mall
Puyallup, WA
 

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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