The Westlands Country Park

Shooting Ground

Our Brands

Open 7 Days a Week: 9.00am - 5.00pm

All Abilities Welcome

Our dedicated team of instructors are trained to the highest standards are amongst the most experienced in the country. We offer instruction for novice through to experienced game and clays clay shooters.

Clay shooting practice is only available for valid shotgun certificate holders. You can still shoot at the range without a certificate by booking an individual lesson, “give it a go session” or group event with one of our qualified and insured instructors.

Premier Shooting Ground

Situated 5 miles away from the popular Gretna Green and set amidst 100 Acres of stunning Dumfries and Galloway countryside, Westlands Country Parks premier shooting ground comprises of up to 100 Promatic super sporter traps and 20 different stands, throwing a large selection of targets. Our Layouts include Scotland’s highest high tower with four simulation traps, down the line (DTL), Skeet layout, Compak, driven flush and a Rabbit pair.

To shoot alone, you must have a shotgun certificate. We must see the original document every time you visit.

However, if you do not hold a certificate, we offer a give it a go session, or full tuition, where you can experience the thrill and excitement of shooting clays, with a member of our team.

Clay Pigeon Shooting

We offer clay pigeon shooting instruction for novices through to experienced game and clay shooters, both at our shooting ground and in the field. Our dedicated team of instructors are trained to the highest standards.

Westlands Country Park sells a wide variety of cartridges inc. 12 bore, 16 bore, 28 bore, 4.10 and even 9mm.

Westlands Corporate Experience

English Sporting

The English Sporting clay shooting discipline has the sport’s biggest following in Britain. While other disciplines use only standard targets, Sporting’s targets are in all shapes and sizes, thrown in many trajectories at differing angles and speeds. Westlands Country Park has a fifteen English Sporting layout, providing an exciting variety of sporting targets with a good balance of difficulty for both the experienced and novice shooter.

Shooting Tuition

Tuition & Groups

We offer one-on-one tuition for individuals, as well as clay shooting experiences for groups.

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced shot, our professional and friendly coaches will provide the necessary tuition to accommodate your needs.

Give it a Go Sessions

Book a ‘Give it a Go’ session, available to guests staying with us and the general public.

Each session consists of 25 shots and typically lasts around 45 minutes.

£50 per person.

£46 per person for onsite guests.

Book now by calling us on 01461 800370

* Requires a Section 21 Notification


Whatever the occasion, Westlands Country Park gift vouchers are ideal. Simply choose the amount and then we’ll do the rest…

Gift vouchers make unique personalised presents for friends and loved ones. We offer vouchers from £10 upwards, and the lucky recipient can redeem the voucher against any facilities on our site.

They are completely flexible, you can use them any time. Vouchers are a great way to put aside money to save up for your holiday and watch your holiday fund grow! They’re the perfect gift for creating lasting memories with your loved ones.

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Our Unique Facilities



Down the line (DTL), Skeet layout, Compak, driven flush and twenty other sporting stands including a Rabbit pair.


Driven Flush

We have a wide section of stands to suit all abilities situated throughout a picturesque wooded in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway



Scotlands Highest Shooting Tower



100 Promatic Super Sporter traps