Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Long Range Hunting & Shooting

Long Range Hunting & Shooting Nightforce Optics


Reply

Best place to hunt long range?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #8  
Old 12-11-2010, 05:10 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Central Pennsylvania
Posts: 4,072
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

Don't know what kind of budget you have, but they sell a PLRF10 here I on this sight I think. It is suppose to be good to 2K and farther. Quite spendy though. I think it is in the neighborhood of $3 to $4000.00. Suppose to have a really tight beam, and Shawn Carlock developed a stand to put an additional optic on the front to increase its power visually to what ever power you want to increase it too.

Tank
__________________
Matthew 7:13-14
"Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. [14] But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.

If you find your self in a fair fight, your tactics suck!- Marine 1st Sergeant Jim Ryfinger

Friends don't let friends develop canonitis!-chucknbach

arguing over the internet is like the special Olympics....even if you win, you are still...special!
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-11-2010, 06:04 PM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Afognak Island, Alaska
Posts: 502
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

Wyoming antelope is good option. Put in for a buck permit. If you don't draw out you can still hunt does. Lots of units have leftover does tags. Some units you can get multiple tags.
__________________
Long Range Sickle
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 12-11-2010, 06:13 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 2,615
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

Antelope is the most fun and easiest. Multiple tags and choose your shot. We got plenty of them within an hour of the house.
__________________
Predictions are difficult, especially when they involve the future
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 12-11-2010, 06:53 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Grantsville Utah
Posts: 3,471
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

Thank you for serving and defending our freedom so we can all enjoy this! I would suggest Montana as a great place for long range with a variety of animals to hunt including lots of off season predators and varmints. Southern Idaho is also good. Better have your wind doping down especially in Mt.......Rich
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 12-11-2010, 07:18 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Cabot, AR USA
Posts: 85
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

Praire dogs!! Probably not as glamorous as Big Horn Sheep, 6x6(or bigger) Elk, but still fun. Take multiple rifles to allow for cooling of barrels, and don't forget to bring plenty of ammunition(I ran out of .243AI pretty early on and had to ride it out on the .223Rem stuff for the last three days).

Fun times!!!



Thanks for your service!!


Scott
__________________
I make some of the finest writing instruments available. My favorite is the Cartridge Pen and closely followed by Fountain/Rollerballs.....
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 12-11-2010, 10:48 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 3
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

Thank you all for you appreciation and suggestions. If anyone has more ideas feel free to keep posting. I recently ordered an M200 Intervention in the .408 cal. and it is hard to find places to really put it through its paces. I am a personal contractor now so i get the opportunity to go to all sorts of fun places. On my off time i am free to travel in the surrounding countries. So i am really looking into the Indies and New Zealand. thanks for the heads up on the range finder. Keep the comments coming by all means!
Thanks again.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 12-12-2010, 08:33 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: So. Utah
Posts: 399
Re: Best place to hunt long range?

For range finders you could try the TRUpulse 200. It is the new range finder that the BOTW will be offering. However, there is no need to pay the price they will want if you just want a range finder. This thing will measure 2000 yards to +/- one ft on reflective targets and 1000 yard with +/- 1yd accuracy on non-reflective. All for around $700.00. Its worth a look. Heres the link

Laser Technology - TruPulse 200 Rangefinder
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Best place to hunt long range?
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Long Range Elk Hunt Long Time Long Ranger Elk Hunting 26 12-30-2011 03:18 PM
14 y/o's First Long Range Hunt Eaglet Long Range Hunting & Shooting 12 10-17-2005 10:17 PM
Place to long range hunt for elk Ronnie Johnson Long Range Hunting & Shooting 5 08-26-2005 01:29 PM
place to shoot long range at groundhogs tonys300winny Long Range Hunting & Shooting 0 08-06-2004 07:53 PM
(LONG RANGE) Red Tag Hunt Boyd Heaton Long Range Hunting & Shooting 2 08-24-2001 05:41 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:43 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC