What is a Spotting Scope? (Part 1 of Spotting Scope Guide)

Originally published at https://outdoorstack.com/what-is-a-spotting-scope/

What is a spotting scope: This is the first part of our 5000+ words Spotting Scope Guide for Beginners. This article is followed by two others: How to use a Spotting Scope, and How to Choose a Spotting Scope?. Hope you enjoy this guide.

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