Game shooting

Swinton Estate offers some of the most extensive and varied shooting in the UK due to its natural landscape and topography which provides an exceptional habitat for various species of gamebirds.

Take part in a bespoke sporting package on the 20,000 acre Swinton Estate that combines excellence of service with a unique sporting experience for the 2022 / 23 shooting season.

Indulge in the great Yorkshire hospitality at Swinton Estate with an overnight bed and breakfast stay in the luxurious Swinton Park Hotel. Each Gun will stay in their own opulent bedroom with a private dining experience by the Estate’s talented Chefs on the evening.

Over the beautiful heather moorland and stunning deep valleys you and your party can enjoy a day out in the Yorkshire countryside with a walked up mixed species day. Enjoy shooting an exciting range of challenging and varied simulated targets out in the field with a simulated game drive and team flush with E.J. Churchill at the Swinton Estate. An evening of Duck Flighting completes your bespoke shooting experience.

More Information

The Estate can additionally offer the following game shooting experiences:

‘Walked Up Shooting’ packages available for teams of up to 5 guns to include; walked up grouse, pheasant or mixed species. Walked-up days include a picnic style lunch served in a bothy on the moor and start from £1,300 plus VAT.

Duck Flighting – Evenings duck flighting available for a team of up to 6 guns at £110 per gun or £90 per gun when added to a walked-up grouse or mixed species day (prices exclusive of VAT). Duck flighting includes tea and cake at The Terrace Restaurant prior to being taken to the flight ponds for the evening.

All guests involved in our sporting offering can benefit from discount accommodation and spa packages.

The Rural Estate employs 5 full time game keepers across the grouse and pheasant shoots who are committed to wildlife and countryside management and work in hand with the farming tenants and forestry department. Please visit our conservation page for further information about the management of our natural resources.

Contact Us

Please contact the Estate Office on sporting@swintonestate.com or 01765 689224 to enquire and discuss your requirements to create a perfect experience for you and your guests.


Swinton Estate Office, Swinton, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4JH