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Thimbleby Shooting Ground

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I took my Grandson for a shooting lesson at the above ground . He thoroughly enjoyed it , the... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
RhonaandChris
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
Fantastic shooting lesson

Having never even held a gun in my life I was a little nervous when I arrived at Thimbleby for my... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Janette W
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Durham, United Kingdom
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We welcome all to Thimbleby Shooting Ground. Although we offer lessons to people of all abilities, we welcome anyone with their own license to come and shoot unaccompanied. (Non-License holders are also welcome but must be accompanied by a license...more
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Northallerton DL6 3PY, England
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Visited for the weekend, first time since last year.This is still a very good shooting ground. best in the area. Good breakfast sandwiches, good shooting with some demanding stands. Good easy access to all the stands. if you like clay shooting this is well worth...More

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Katie F, Front Office Manager at Thimbleby Shooting Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for your review, really pleased you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 15 July 2018

I took my Grandson for a shooting lesson at the above ground . He thoroughly enjoyed it , the instructor was first class.The safety aspect was discussed first,then gun fit and finally the shooting.I was a very proud Grandad when we came away,we will be...More

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Katie F, Front Office Manager at Thimbleby Shooting Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are really pleased you & your grandson enjoyed your trip, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Having never even held a gun in my life I was a little nervous when I arrived at Thimbleby for my first ever shooting lesson which was a Christmas present from my husband, he knew I had been jealous of his visits when he attended...More

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Katie F, Front Office Manager at Thimbleby Shooting Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thanks for the review! So pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience, we hope to see you both again soon.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

I went here for a lesson to iron out any bad habits, and for an individual shoot afterwards. The coaching was good, and saw my scores improve on my next shoot. The venue is in nice, natural surroundings, with a lot of the traps hidden...More

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Katie F, General Manager at Thimbleby Shooting Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is my 2nd visit to this shooting ground and I do believe it to be the best in Yorkshire and surrounding counties. All 20 of us are big clay shooters of a very good standard the birds are of a good variety nothing unhitable....More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Called in whilst visiting relatives nearby, had a 50 bird round along with my Brother in Law who shoots there quite regularly. Great facilities and a good variety of targets from easy to quite difficult, great for all skill levels. Would certainly return.

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Katie F, General Manager at Thimbleby Shooting Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Really pleased to hear your comments, thank you. Hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Pleasantly situated in North Yorkshire with a good Club-house serving teas, coffees and snacks. The only Staff member under pressure to cope with it all but did so with grace and good humour (they need more staff). The shooting is varied and testing with plenty...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Me and the nephew had an intro to shooting with Kevin, my nephew had never shot a shotgun before and was really nervous and I had only shot once before. Kevin couldn't have been more understanding, helpful and knowledgable and safe, he put my nephew...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Had a joint lesson with my son Kevin was an excellent instructor. They have lots of stands to shoot from we went to the training ground which was very good some easy clays and some not so easy. They have a small cafe for butties...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2016

Good variety of clays in a scenic location. Really relaxed feeling and everyone are friendly. Some clays are more challenging but there are lots for all skill levels.

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