Sporting Activities, Scotland, UK - Duns Castle

Duns Castle
Duns Castle

Sporting Activities

Nature Reserve

DUNS CASTLE ESTATE:
Beautiful wooded and landscaped grounds with fine walks; nature reserve and lake; croquet when fine on lawn; billiards, by special arrangement, tennis and table tennis

GOLF COURSES:
20-50 per person per round depending on course e.g.

  • Goswick (22 miles away)

  • Dunbar (20 miles), (01368) 862317

  • Bamburgh (30 miles)

  • Gullane (40 miles), (01620) 842255

  • Duns (1 mile), (01361) 882194

  • Hirsel (12 miles), (01890) 882678

  • Roxburgh (20 miles)


Hire of trolleys/caddies extra. Click here for more information on golf.

TENNIS/SQUASH:
Local clubs/courts 1-mile approx. 4.50 per person.

SWIMMING:
Good public large pool (heated) 1 mile - cost approx. 3.00 per person. Telephone (01361) 883397 .

HORSE RIDING:

Local riding centres include Haggerton at Berwick, (01289) 381237, Ferniehurst at Jedburgh, (01835) 863279 and Beachcomber near Berwick, (01289) 381217.

HILL-WALKING:
Southern Upland Way (marked trails) very close, excellent walking country.

Snow

ARCHERY:
Available on castle estate. Book directly with www.macksports.co.uk .

CLAY PIGEON SHOOTING:
Around 2 hours shooting, using one gun with instructor, trapping and cartridges included. For 11 people or less £294, for 12 – 20 people £347.

TROUT FISHING:
Local permits from 5 per day, or tuition sessions with permit and tackle hire approx. 17.50 per person per half day. 2-12 miles away. Click here for more fishing information.

SALMON FISHING:
Very good on River Tweed (10-18 miles away). From 200 per rod per day high season (September.)

GAME SHOOTING:
Pheasant, grouse, smaller numbers of woodcock blackcock etc, and deer stalking (roe deer) all available in good local shoots; walk-up or driven. Costs depend on location, apply separately for rates.


 

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