Practice Clays

Practice Clays

Headed by 14 times FITASC Sporting World, European and British Champion, John Bidwell, High Lodge is classed as a Premier Plus ground by the CPSA, making it a world class shooting venue.

For those of you with a shotgun licence, High Lodge is open up to 7 days a week for practice clays (see here for current clay shooting times).

Various disciplines available:

  • High Tower 60ft, 120ft & various smaller towers
  • 30+ Sporting stands, mostly undercover
  • 6 x Compak/Sportrap layouts (5 under cover). Fully automated & voice activated plus additional 6 way multi-buttons for sporting use
  • Skeet
  • FITASC by appointment



  1. GAME CARTRIDGES are not permitted at High Lodge (MAX 28g/7.5) Anyone caught using game loads will be asked to stop shooting
  2. It is compulsory that everyone who enters the shooting area (and that includes air rifle shooting), wears eye, ear and head protection at all times.
  3. Spectators may accompany shooters, but shooters retain responsibility for their spectators.
  4. Guns must be broken at all times until in the shooting position, unless carried in a sleeve.
  5. Keep to the paths and obey all safety signs.
  6. We highly recommend the wearing of closed footwear and rugged clothing.

High Lodge Membership

Whilst High Lodge Membership is not compulsory to be able to take part in clay shooting on the ground, we do highly recommend you consider joining our membership scheme. For further information on our annual membership, please click here




Practice Clays Price Tariff

  • Sporting, Sportrap, Compak Sporting, Skeet, DTL & ABTNon Members - £38.00 per 100 clays

  • Members - £33.00 per 100 clays
  • Duck Flush. Available for organised bookings and pre-booked in advance for a minimum of 15 gunsBased on a 3 man team, total of 75 clays, supervised by a member of staff - Price on Request