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Forrest Estate Experiences

| Forrest Estate, St John's Town of Dalry, Castle Douglas DG7 3XS, Scotland
+44 7747 691447
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Great experience!

A fun, safe and educational introduction to shooting! Great hospitallity by Andrew and Murphy. Best... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thomas G
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Professional and exceptional experience

My partner persuaded me to try clay pigeon shooting on a recent trip to D&G. We called Andrew and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Team_Lucky_Duck
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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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Forrest Estate is a purpose built country sports activity centre in the specializing in providing access and education for a full range of country sports including clay pigeon shooting, rifle shooting and trout fishing located on a breathtaking 11,000 acre private estate in the heart of Dumfries and Galloway. A.P.S.I qualified, professional and friendly instruction is provided.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Forrest Estate, St John's Town of Dalry, Castle Douglas DG7 3XS, Scotland
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+44 7747 691447
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fun, safe and educational introduction to shooting! Great hospitallity by Andrew and Murphy. Best experience you can get when you want a complete introduction!

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner persuaded me to try clay pigeon shooting on a recent trip to D&G. We called Andrew and he was able to fit us in on the same day. On arrival I was incredibly anxious having never been in the vicinity of a firearm...More

1  Thank Team_Lucky_Duck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to do some shooting this is the place to go. Andrew is a great instructor and spends time to explain how to do it properly so that you get the most out of the experience. Very safe environment with different places to...More

Thank WoodyMJL
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Couldn't have asked for more. We used as a team build activity and it was such a great afternoon. Andrew and Barry were knowledgeable, supportive and down to earth which made the experience so enjoyable. Extremely professional in approach from the 45 mins learning session...More

Thank lawlaw85
Reviewed 11 May 2017

A thorough and interesting introduction into the history of clay pigeon shooting led into a series of stands which were challenging, but thoroughly enjoyable. Andrew has the ability to tailor his teaching to the level of the person shooting, from the nervous newbie to the...More

Thank Highmoormist
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Went on a family day out & was throughly looked after! We were all beginners and by the end of the day we felt like we had learnt a great deal of terminology and skills. Will definitely be visiting again on our next trip up!

1  Thank Olivia T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Beautiful spot, excellent shooting facilities and expert tuition tailored to the individual. We were in a group of somewhat mixed ability and everyone was really happy with the tuition they received from Andrew after a surprisingly interesting talk and slides about the history of shooting....More

1  Thank SandTGX
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Went with family including grandparents ( age range 21 - 79) We were all made to feel very welcome. Andrew took us all through the safety routines and tuition with professionalism, patience and humour. Sam, despite his young age was really good with the older...More

1  Thank Spmcf
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This was my first time ever shooting and I had such a great day! Great instructors who taught us all how to use the guns as well as a short introduction to the sport itself. So accommodating, even for total novices. The location was stunning...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Really enjoyed our afternoon of clay pigeon shooting. Excellent tuition. Highly recommend this for a group activity.

1  Thank Kate C
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