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Our Braintree venue is situated within 100 acres of beautiful, picturesque Essex countryside and woodland. An enviable mixture of traps, stands, landscaping and a selection of 3 trap towers up to 100ft tall. Excellent tuition is provided by award winning instructors who've represented their country in various shooting disciplines. It means you needn't worry if you're a novice, as they'll have you smashing clays in no time. All instructors at Braintree are APSI and CPSA qualified, so you know you are in good hands.

Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays.

All equipment that you require is provided as part of your package. Enjoy our varied selection of shooting disciplines, then retire to our welcoming clubhouse for rest, relaxation and welcome refreshments.
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting Braintree, Essex
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting Braintree, Essex
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting Braintree, Essex
  • Clay Pigeon Shooting Braintree, Essex


50 Clay Shoot (Juniors)


N.B. : Includes 50 Clays and 50 Cartridges. On Saturdays we only shoot in the Mornings.

Restrictions: MinAge: 11,  MinGroup: 1,  MaxGroup: 1, 

50 Clay Shoot (Adults)


N.B. : Includes 50 Clays and 50 Cartridges. On Saturdays we only shoot in the Mornings.

Restrictions: MinAge: 16,  MinGroup: 1,  MaxGroup: 1, 

Half Day Shoot (6+ People)


Restrictions: MinAge: 16,  MinGroup: 6, 

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Experience the sheer satisfaction of cracking clays as you take advantage of one of our spectacular shooting grounds situated across the UK and Ireland! Accommodating those as young 5, our venues are tailor-made to accommodate your specific skill level. So, whether you're looking to learn the basics with full expert tuition from our qualified instructors or looking to improve your pre-existing dead-eye talents, we've got a venue to suit you! Upon arrival, you'll be equipped with all the latest safety gear whilst being presented with a full safety briefing.

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  • Facilities

      • Parking
      • Refreshments Available
      • Tea / Coffee
      • Toilets
      • Clubhouse
      • Full Instruction
      • All Equipment
      • Qualified Instructors



    • Fennes Estate
    • Bocking
    • Braintree
    • CM7 5PL
    Our fantastic Braintree Clay Pigeon Shooting venue can be accessed easily as we're just off the A131 road network. We're just a short journey away from the centre of Braintree, and you can access us from both Chelmsford and Colchester in around 30 minutes. Full travel information will be printed on your booking confirmation receipt.

    Maps and directions used on our website are for guide purposes only. Please use the directions supplied with your booking confirmation when making travel arrangements.

    Latest Reviews

      • "Dave was an excellent instructor, had the best time, will definitely revisit!"

        David Black , 9th OctRATED 4.44 out of 5

      • "Excellent day,Gary our instructor was fantastic.. had us all hitting clays on the first time, no no of us had even shot before,so a fab time had by the 3 of us"

        Kay burrows , 9th OctRATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Andy had a great time. He thought Brian the instructor was fantastic and that there was a good balance of tuition and shooting. He will definitely try this again "

        Linda, RATED 4.00 out of 5

      • "What a great experience the people on site where so helpful

        Would highly recommend ?"

        Dan O’Connor, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Good facility and friendly instructor"

        kevin Jarman, RATED 4.00 out of 5

      • "Kevin our instructor was incredible, Mike our booking advisor made it easy and simple, thanks for a great stag do!!"

        Sam Milchem, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Couldn't be better, enjoyed every minute."

        gary england, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "We had a great time Fennes Shooting school in Braintree was brilliant. Will definitely do it again soon. "

        Paul Barrand, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Me, my dad and my brother had a great day out! None of us had shot before and our instructor Frank was a really nice guy, we all shot really well thanks to his guidance. Overall we had a really good time and all want to shoot again! "

        Jack Gray, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Fantastic experience and the venue, instructors and facilities were great! Cannot fault anything from initial booking to the shoot. Thank you. "

        Rae Bramwell (Mrs), RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Great experience - it was our first time shooting and we both really enjoyed it."

        Karen MCNULTY, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Amazing experience and supported so well! Defiantly do it again:) "

        Chloe, RATED 4.00 out of 5

      • "I absolutely loved the course, I enjoyed every minute !"

        Raphael-Jan Van Tiggel, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Value for money learnt alot"

        Paul bryan, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Thank You The Big Shoot for being so professional in the whole experience . Regards From a happy customer "

        Michael Goodwin , RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Excellent tuition and thoroughly enjoyable"

        MR IAN JACOBS, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "Excellent Instruction from Dave on the day. A very nice man more than happy to provide guidance and assistance. Would highly recommend him."

        Alan Porter, RATED 5.00 out of 5

      • "The welcome at the venue was very friendly.

        My instructor, Kevin, was extremely patient, this being my first time shooting. He explained everything at a level that made it understandable for a novice.

        I would certainly return for further one-to-one tuition."

        David Rust, RATED 4.00 out of 5

      • "Excellent trainer, good day. Great facility. "

        J E LAUDRUM, RATED 4.00 out of 5

      • "Booked for a hen party, was warmly greeted and had the day's events explained to us while we tucked into bacon rolls and coffee.
        Our instructor was lovely, the shooting course is lovely. Would recommend to anyone considering a day here"

        Amanda Wright, RATED 5.00 out of 5

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    "Such a great, fun day. Would definitely recommend for group parties. (Girls and boys) great competitive sport. Instructors were great and so helpful with the shoot."

    April Fulcher, Braintree, Essex

    RATED 5.00 out of 5

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