Three Acres Shooting Ground is situated near Chelmsford in Essex. The closest postcode is CM6 1QQ, from this point you’ll still need to follow the directions, available via the links below.

Directions from M11 J7 ( London ) opens in a new tab / window

Directions from M25 J28 ( Brentwood ) opens in a new tab / window

Directions from A12  ( Suffolk )  opens in a new tab / window

Directions from M11 J8 ( Cambridge ) opens in a new tab / window

Multimap link opens in a new tab / window

The shoot is open on alternate Sundays throughout the year.

Entry times are 10:00 am until 1:00 pm. Shooting finishes no later than 2pm.

 The shoot  operates on the Claymate system, so if you are on your own you can use the solo delay features to launch the clays easily. 

The course is an 80-bird English Sporting layout, which is completely altered for each event, shot over 8 stands usually.

There is also  a separate practice stand.

80 birds is £22.00

For less than 80 clays per guest, clays are charged at 28p per target, over 80 per guest, 26p per target ( 100 birds is £27.00 )

You can shoot as many, or as few targets as you wish.

Trophy & birds only classes are both catered for.


Jan  closed

Feb  24th

Mar 10th & 24th

April 7th & 21st

May 5th & 19th

June 2nd,16th & 30th

July 14th & 28th

Aug 11th,18th & 25th

Sept 8th & 22nd

Oct 6th & 20th

Nov 3rd  & 17th

Dec 1st  ,15th & 29th