E.J. Churchill at The Swinton Estate
We are thrilled to say that we will be re-opening as of Wednesday 2nd December 2020, you will need to book in advance for all shooting lessons and practice rounds and our booking lines are now open! Please contact Reception on 01765 357997 or email [email protected]. You can find all the details on our website as to how we are adhering to Government Guidelines and keeping COVID Secure by clicking here
We are regarded as one of the finest shooting providers in the World and so we are delighted to announce that E.J. Churchill shooting ground at The Swinton Estate is now open.
The Swinton Estate is one of the largest privately owned estates in England, situated near Masham in North Yorkshire and stretching over 20,000 acres from the River Ure in Wensleydale up onto the moors. It has been owned by the Cunliffe-Lister family since the 1880s and comprises Swinton Park, the 32-room castle hotel, Swinton Cookery School, the adjacent Country Club & Spa and Swinton Bivouac, the estate’s tree lodge and glamping retreat. The Estate offers guests and visitors a wide range of outdoor pursuits including walking, horse riding, mountain biking, falconry and fishing.
Booking & Price List
We are now open for Claymate, caddied rounds and lessons as per our usual shooting hours. There are social distancing measures in place across the site along with increased hygiene protocol, click here to read our complete guide. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the team on 01765 357997 or email [email protected]
You must book in advance for all shooting.
To book contact the team on 01765 357997 | 07958 265250 or email [email protected]
Click here to view our price list
Christmas Opening Hours
- Monday 21st December – Open
- Tuesday 22nd December – Closed
- Wednesday 23rd December – Open
- Thursday 24th December – Open
- Friday 25th December – Closed
- Saturday 26th December – Closed
- Sunday 27th December – Open
- Monday 28th December – Open
- Tuesday 29th December – Closed
- Wednesday 30th December – Open
- Thursday 31st December – Open
- Friday 1st January – Closed
- Saturday 2nd January – Open
- Sunday 3rd January – Open
- Monday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
- Tuesday: CLOSED
- Wednesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
- Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
- Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
- Saturday: 10.00am – 3.00pm
- Sunday: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Please note we are striving to be a Fibre Wad Only Ground, your cooperation and the reduction of the plastic wads on the ground would be appreciated.
The shooting ground is open to everyone, however we have three Membership packages available. To view the Membership information click here. To download the Membership application form click here. Email your completed form to [email protected]
E.J. Churchill Shooting Ground
Tel No: 01765 357997 | 07958 265250
FROM A1 SOUTH:
Take the turning for Ripon/Thirsk A61 at the roundabout go straight across onto the A6055 (this road is parallel to the A1). Continue for approximately 4 miles to the next roundabout and take the first turning left and continue for approximately 8 miles to Masham.
FROM A1 NORTH:
After Scotch Corner approximately 8 miles look out for a turning left for Bedale and Masham. Follow the signs through the roundabouts and continue through Bedale to Masham.
FROM HARROGATE TO RIPON:
(A61) from Ripon to Masham the road is the A6108.
All the above directions will bring you over the River Ure – down through an avenue of trees – stay on the main road past the petrol station (right) DO NOT GO INTO MASHAM.
Take the first turning left (signpost Warren Gill and Fearby) carry on for one mile and you will arrive at the 30mph signs and Fearby (crossroads).Take the right (signpost Warren Gill & E.J. Churchill) and continue for another mile. Over the watersplash approximately 100 metres and we are the first gate on the left. (E. J. Churchill) Continue over the cattle grid to the car park.
Take the first right junction as you arrive in to Masham signpost to Fearby and Warren Gill, (if you pass the petrol station you have gone too far) and take the directions above.
FROM SWINTON PARK HOTEL:
Turn left out of either car park. Take the first right to Fearby 1 ½ miles and E.J. Churchill Shooting Ground, follow road all the way to Fearby. At the crossroads, go straight over (signpost Warren Gill & E.J. Churchill) and continue for another mile. Over the watersplash approximately 100 metres and we are the first gate on the left. (E. J. Churchill) Continue over the cattle grid to the clubhouse.
To download the directions click here.
We look forward to welcoming you to E.J.Churchill at The Swinton Estate
For all enquiries and bookings please contact [email protected] or call 01765 357997 | 07958 265250
Please note that 01494 883227 is for the shooting ground in Buckinghamshire ONLY not North Yorkshire.