Best Answerdepends on state law and local ordinance in Tennessee you can hunt as long no one is in danger if being hit. Here in VA most places you have to be 300 yards from occupied bulidings
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If it%26#039;s on private property, it can be as little as a couple of hundred feet. realistically you%26#039;ll wnat to get a little further away.
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Through past experience, I really don%26#039;t think it would matter how close because someone reported rifle use with deer in NYS 25%26#039; from residential and the NYS DEC (dept of environmental conservation) did not investigate.