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Hilltop Shooting Club

Newtown Mount Kennedy, Ireland
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Brilliant couple of hours under Dave's expert guidance

Took my kids here for their first ever shooting experience. We started on rifles, followed by... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
London, United Kingdom
The student becomes the master

I took Ursula to the Hilltop Shooting Club for her first ever shooting experience. She was so... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Sean B
Wicklow, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Took my kids here for their first ever shooting experience. We started on rifles, followed by archery and then shotguns at clay pigeons. Dave was very patient - particularly with my daughter - and an excellent tutor. My son took to it like a duck...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

I took Ursula to the Hilltop Shooting Club for her first ever shooting experience. She was so excited and a little scared. David looked after us really well and clearly explained everything we needed to do. He suggested a competition which we all agreed to....More

1  Thank Sean B
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We booked in advance, which is recommended. I had never done clay pigeon shooting before and visited with my teenage son. This was amazing and definitely one to put on your to do list. We got expert tuition on safety and told exactly what was...More

1  Thank Warren S
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Good crack. Professional instructors. Another box ticked :) quite a few other activities available here also.

1  Thank Paddy R
Reviewed 22 October 2015

I'd always wanted to shoot a gun and finally got to do it in Hilltop the week before last. From the moment we arrived we were welcomed, tutored and bid farewell in the most genuinely friendly and courteous manner. The excitement and adrenaline really got...More

1  Thank Lobster1974
Reviewed 14 October 2014

I brought my husband here for his birthday. I don't like guns or shooting so I was not looking forward to it but I knew he would love it. Well, I have to hold my hands up (pardon the pun!) and admit that it was...More

1  Thank Gourmet_Thirteen
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Spent a morning here rifle shooting - Dave is a friendly and laid-back tutor (and not Dutch!!!) and after showing us the ropes we had a mini competition. I've never fired a rifle before but got on well with it and was only 4 points...More

1  Thank Heather G
Reviewed 30 March 2013

We went for the first time 3 weeks ago, we had a great time despite the weather ;), it is fun to do with friends/couple. The owners are really nice also.

1  Thank koco35
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Hi everyone, do you like shooting? Good, Positive: they brief you how to shoot. Negative: you must love shooting. TO CONCLUDE: nice as one-off experience, why? Boring. Ciao

1  Thank Giuliano M
Reviewed 15 April 2012

very friendly,chatty and helpfully...cater for all really enjoyed my day up there ...thank you pat and marion cooke

3  Thank Siobhan N
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