Field Sports, Archery and Shooting in Royal Deeside and the Cairngorms, Scotland


Fieldsports on the local Estates are long standing traditional pastimes in the Scottish countryside. Shooting was once a way for country folk to feed their families, but is now a sport that attracts all types of people. Deer stalking is a means of managing herd populations now there are no natural predators, to ensure that their numbers do not increase beyond what the countryside can feed and sustain. Grouse shooting, deer stalking and a variety of other fieldsports are available on Royal Deeside. All fieldsports take place within clearly defined seasons to manage stocks and maintain populations.

Should you want to experience something on lower ground then there are several businesses offering archery, clay pigeon shooting and paint balling.

Scotsport Travel Co.
1. Scotsport Travel Co.

Learney House is situated on a beautiful site with a south facing view over the Dee Valley. This bar...
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Learney House, Learney Estate


Glen Tanar Estate
2. Glen Tanar Estate

Glen Tanar Estate supports a thriving population of Red and Roe deer. In order to keep the herds he...
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Brooks House, Glen Tanar


013398 86451

Craggan Outdoors
3. Craggan Outdoors

Archery is one of those activities that people 'discover' at Craggan Outdoors. It's great fun and th...
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Craggan Golf Course


01479 873283

Finzean Estate
4. Finzean Estate

Quote from the newly launched 10th edition of Peter Irvine's book 'Scotland the Best' - FINZEAN FARM...
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Balnaboth Steading


01330 850710

The Battle Grounds
5. The Battle Grounds

The Battle Grounds Nestled in the foothills of Royal Deeside just a few miles outside of Banchory, B...
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Druggam Woodlands


07772 485325

Invercauld Estate
6. Invercauld Estate

Outstanding salmon and sea trout fishing on the River Dee in the heart of Royal Deeside. Walking in ...
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4 The KeilochInvercauld


013397 41224

Ballogie Estate
7. Ballogie Estate

Ballogie Estate Enterprises is a family run land management business established in 1850 covering 60...
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Ballogie Estate Office


013398 86497

Glenmuick Estate Outdoor Pursuits
8. Glenmuick Estate Outdoor Pursuits

Glenmuick Estate is a traditional sporting estate situated in the heart of Royal Deeside and the Cai...
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01335 350279

Deeside Activity Park
1. Deeside Activity Park

Activities include Kart Racing, Quad Trekking, 4x4 Off Road Driving, Land Rover Defender Commander, ...
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Deeside Activity Park Dess


013398 83536