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LONG-RANGE SHOOTING TIP – DOPING THE WIND


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When it comes to long-range shooting one of the most difficult factors to contend with is by far, shooting in the wind. Shooters can typically deal with parallax with a quality scope, drop of their bullet and even determine the overall range capabilities of their load. But wind is inconsistent and hard to measure, and […]

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Nikki Boxler

LONG RANGE SHOOTING – PART II:


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Sitting at the shooting bench staring down range at my targets, thoughts like “That’s so far, how can I possibly hit that?” always seem to come to mind.  Being new to the long range shooting world and surrounded by classmates and instructors observing my every move, I found myself overthinking and under confident. If mean, if I can’t keep calm when people are watching, what I […]

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Nikki Boxler

LONG RANGE SHOOTING – PART I


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My friend Rachelle Hedrick invited me recently to attend a long range shooting course that was hosted at her family-owned resort in West Virginia – Smoke Hole Outfitters. She described the details of the course to me and how it helped drastically improve her ability to fire long range shots accurately and elevate her overall […]

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DEALING WITH ELEVATION WHILE SHOOTING


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While for many hunters, the areas they hunt are largely flat, wooded land with shots close or at worse, down a field from a treestand perched about 15 feet off the ground, considering the angle of their shot is of little concern. But where the country opens up and mountains rule the terrain, most certainly […]

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Ron Spomer

GEARING UP FOR THE RANGE


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If you don’t want to waste ammo, time and money, gear up properly before heading to the range to zero your rifle or test new loads for accuracy. By eliminating as much human error as possible via a solid anchor, you can determine what your rifle and ammo are doing without worrying that YOU may […]

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NEW FROM WINCHESTER – EXPEDITION BIG GAME – LONG RANGE


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White-tailed deer hunting may still be the king of big game hunting across this country with more people pursuing them than any other animal in North America, but going after elk or sheep in the American West or Cape buffalo or other dangerous game in Africa remains the epitome of big game hunting adventure. But this […]

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Going Long: Long-Range Shooting Tips


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Want to up your overall shooting ability, learn to make long-range shots on targets and then everything closer will feel like a chip shot. Follow these basic steps to improve your long-range game. Make Sure Your Rifle Fits—Being able to control your rifle and maintain consistent attachment and form with every shot is key to […]

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5 Keys to Long-Range Accuracy: Shooting Skills, Part II


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Last week’s blog post looked at five keys to ensuring your long-range shooting equipment is up to snuff and ready to go the distance. This week, we offer five shooting tips that will keep you on target, no matter how far away that target might be. Body Alignment—Square the body off behind the rifle so […]

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