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
£20-50 per person per round depending on course e.g.
Hire of trolleys/caddies extra. Click here for more information on golf.
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)
Local clubs/courts 1-mile approx. £4.50 per person.
Good public large pool (heated) 1 mile - cost approx. £3.00 per person.
Telephone (01361) 883397
Local riding centres include Haggerton at Berwick, (01289) 381237, Ferniehurst at Jedburgh, (01835) 863279 and Beachcomber near Berwick, (01289) 381217.
Southern Upland Way (marked trails) very close, excellent walking country.
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.
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.
Very good on River Tweed (10-18 miles away). From £200 per rod per day high season (September.)
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.