Im ready, I got my rifle sighted in at 200 yards dead on, Been practicing with my bow for archery season!! And been checking my trail cam pics every week. Just waiting for archery and rifle season to come. And im also hoping I can get a leftover rifle doe tag. Then I will be ready to do the wack and stack!! Good luck to you guys
been working on the cardio too... but i kicked it up a notch today...up and down 10 stories of stairs with a 40 pound pack on...2 steps at a time going up...doing it in 1 minute and 45 secs. up 60 seconds down... did it twice in a row! whew i was winded.
figure to sessions a day for a week then 3 sets at 1 minute 30 is my goal
i have been riding the bike about 50 miles a week (2nd week so far) going to try to get up to 100 miles a week. trying to get in shape for the altitude. we dont have much of a problem here at 300ft above sea level in ohio. gonna be getting the shooting here soon. truck just broke down so money going to that instead of bullets. oh well. grin and bear it. at least i can blame the wife cause she was driving it when it blew out the spark plug.
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...