I live in the Blue Ridge Mountians of Va. I'm 55 and I've been around bow's, and guns all my life, but I'm just getting started on long distance shooting 500 yards and out.
My weakness is guns and motorcycles.
Welcome to LRH!
What guns do have set-up or intend to set-up for LR shooting?
(1) m1a1 I've had for a long time really never have shot it much. long distance over 300 yards
(2) rem.700 5r milspec 308
(3) rem sendero 7mm mag.
I work nuclear power plants and I'm off all summer alot of free time. do you have any suggestions.
and thanks for the reply
Looks like to me you can do quite a bit with what you have.
Main thing is to practice from field positions and to have optics that are reliable/repeatable and or have good reticle systems, and then just have fun.
The more you start to find out what your niche is, you will have a better idea of what specific direction(s) you will lean toward.
Have fun, be safe, and be yourself.
I do the majority of my hunting and shooting with specialty handguns.
Why? I like doing it and like the challenge of it.