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It doesn't matter whether you're a complete novice, picking up a gun for the first time or an expert who knows exactly how to explode clays left, right and centre. Here at The Big Shoot's Taunton location, we have a wide variety of thrills expertly designed to push you out of your comfort zone. We'll be getting you shooting fast and furious targets way beyond your current skill level in no time at all, thanks to the fantastic tuition from our team. One is a four time British ladies champion shooter, the other was a member of the team at the 2012 Olympics. With their help, there won't be a single clay in sight you can't take down with ease.

All our clay shooting experiences include all clays, ammo, tuition, gun hire and all safety equipment. Please wear wellies or outdoor footwear and suitable clothing for the weather on the day. Our opening hours are Monday to Saturday 9-5pm (closed Sundays).

The Shoot

Some of the best clay shooting action in Somerset can be found right here at our Taunton site- all you need to do is look around our state of the art facilities if you don't believe us! We have a wide range of shooting layouts for you to blast your way around, with plenty of shooting stands for you to put your gun slinging skills to the test. There are plenty of automated traps to take out, can you rise up to the challenge and catch them all? If you're a complete newbie, we have some of the finest expert tuition in the region, with national clay shooting champions by your side to help you every single step of the way!


25 Clay Shoot


A 25 clay shoot is the perfect introduction to the world of clay pigeon shooting, and gives you a real taste of just how much fun taking on the clays can be. Included your package is everything you need to try your hand at clay pigeon shooting including gun hire, clays, cartridges and full tuition from an experienced instructor. With a range of traps to work your way round too you can really take your shooting skills to the next level.

Restrictions: MinAge: 8,  MinGroup: 1, 

50 Clay Shoot


If you're looking to take your shooting skills to the next level a 50 clay shoot is the perfect way to perfect your technique. As well as including gun hire, clays and cartridges you'll also get full tuition from an expert instructor who'll help you master the basics and take your shooting to the next level. With a variety of different traps to work your way round too you'll get to face clays from all directions.

Restrictions: MinAge: 8,  MinGroup: 1, 

35 Clay Shoot


Facing a 35 clay shoot gives you the chance to really get your eye in, and with more clays to blast your way through you can really perfect your technique. As well as receiving full tuition from an experienced instructor this extended clay shoot also includes clays, cartridges and gun hire, meaning all you have to worry about is nailing those clays. With a variety of traps to work your way round too you can really take your shooting skills to the next level.

Restrictions: MinAge: 8,  MinGroup: 1, 

Clays and Archery


This action-packed dual activity experience gives you the chance to try your hand at both clay pigeon shooting and archery. The day gets under way with a 25 clay shoot, and with the help of an experienced instructor you'll learn all the basics and experience the incredible sensation of blowing clays to pieces. After working your way round some of the traps it's straight onto your second activity of the day, and you'll spend the rest of your day getting to grips with the ancient art of archery. With a range of tricky targets to set your sights on your precision will be put to the ultimate test, so get ready to find out how much of a dead-eye you really are.

Restrictions: MinAge: 8,  MinGroup: 1, 

Target Medley


Why master just one target sport, when you can try your hand at three! This awesome multi-activity experience gives you the chance to get to grips with clay shooting, archery and air rifle shooting. Your session starts with a full safety briefing, followed by an exhilarating 25 clay shoot. Then it's on to the other two target sports and under the guidance of our instructors you'll learn all the basics and develop your skills so that by the end of the day you'll be taking out targets for fun!

Restrictions: MinAge: 8,  MinGroup: 1, 

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    • Heywood Estate
    • Nynehead
    • Wellington
    • TA21 0BP

    The Big Shoot's Taunton location couldn't be easier to find, as there are plenty of transport links across Somerset. We are a short drive from the A38, just off the B3187. Full travel information will be printed on your booking confirmation receipt.

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      • "Very easy process. The boys had a great time. Very professional company.
        Wouldn't hesitate to recommend"

        Mr Stewart Hill, RATED 4 out of 5

      • "Easy to redeem voucher, good service and helpful member of staff at end of the phone.
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        Debbie Clack, RATED 4 out of 5

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        Very grateful for the patience and expertise of our instructor - Andy.
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      • "Had a great time.it was my first time at clay shooting and abbey who was my tutor was excellant...she was very patient with me and made me feel totally at ease...really enjoyed myself...and still have some monies left on my voucher so shall definetly be going again...top job"

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        Emma Brown, RATED 4 out of 5

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        Patricia McCarthy, RATED 5 out of 5

      • "Really enjoyed the session. The tutor was very informative and encouraging, he made the whole afternoon very enjoyable. The plus side being that we both managed to hit a good number of targets, the down side....my son beat me in the competition! Thoroughly recommended."

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    "Excellent instructor really enjoyed our group session, really easy to book thank you very much. "

    Michael Carpenter, Taunton, Somerset Clay Shooting

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