Activities in Derbyshire, Peak District;
Offering a large selection of activities for corporate, hen & stag party and large group accommodation in Derbyshire, Peak District. The Yeaveley Estate Shooting School is located in the heart of Derbyshire Peak District and is the ideal location to sample some of the finest shooting events and country sporting activities. Open Tuesday to Saturday by appointment, Sundays for open 50 sporting on 2 Sundays each month and 2 Sundays for air rifle meeting.
We cater for the business corporate event or Stag and Hen Party offering bespoke packages from the list of our activities that include clay shooting, shooting syndicate, rifle shooting, sniper school, cannon and black powder shooting, falconry, game butchery, archery, crossbows, hovercrafting, air rifle and air pistol shooting and bushcraft skills to create your perfect business corporate event or Stag and Hen Party weekend for you in the beautiful Derbyshire Peak District countryside.
Yeaveley Estate Shooting School boasts a rich history, being one of the first five shooting grounds in the country, it also provides an extensive clay shooting facility which is a challenge to both novice and experienced shooters. With it’s home based in Derbyshire, Peak District in the Midlands it is within easy reach for everyone for your business corporate event or Stag and Hen Party, whether you come by car, train or plane.
It’s beautiful shooting grounds and well appointed estate lodge offer the perfect spot for your corporate event, away day or private party, including that special Stag and Hen party. We have onsite accommodation in our 4 Cabins. The ‘Estate lodge’ has a fully licenced bar, to relax in after a busy day of activities.
Let us help you to make that perfect event. When you get to see, spend time and do something special with the people that really matter.
Yeaveley Estate is situated in the heart of Derbyshire on the edge of the Peak District.
- We are 20 minutes from Alton Towers
- 10 mins from Ashbourne “the gateway to the Peaks”
- 40 minutes from East Midlands Airport
- Rail links from Derby 20 mins, East Midlands Parkway 25 mins, Uttoxeter, 15 mins.
What’s on offer
Yeaveley Estate as a Shooting Ground has been established for nearly 60 years & we offer the discipline of English Sporting Clays. We have a wide variety of shooting stands which we vary as much as possible. We have a superb High Tower to provide some challenging high birds, or why not try your hand in our custom built Grouse Butts.
If you are looking to improve your shooting in a particular area, thinking of taking the sport of shooting up as a hobby or would simple like to have a go, then we are on hand to help. We are constantly upgrading our layout with a view to making our shoots as varied as possible and have stands both in the open & in amongst the trees.
Special features list:
Simulated Game Days/Flushes
Private Lessons and Practice 5 days a week (by appointment).
Please note the Estate is strictly fibre wad only.
We offer a full range of fun activities for Stag & Hen parties. As well as our exciting range of packages we also have a fully licensed bar (serving soft drinks only during activities). Our staff are happy to help arrange your on site accommodation in either tents or tipis or recommend local accommodation, pubs and transportation.
Proving extremely popular is the accommodation at Yeaveley Estate. We offer 4 Cabins; Each cabin sleeps 8 these are available year round subject to availability.
The one and a half acre lake here on the Estate has been described as perhaps the finest small dry-fly lake in Derbyshire. In Summer the lake abounds with natural fly life and the evening rises are often spectacular.
Throughout the year during school holidays and half term we hold kids activity days. These are for children aged 7 to 13 years of age for both boys and girls.