Shooting at the Rising Sun 


The Rising Sun Inn, Umberleigh, North Devon is perfectly located for high quality Pheasant and Partridge shoots. Our rooms are centrally heated perfect after a day’s shooting. Also close by are clay pigeon shooting centre's for all abilities. 
A big part of rural life around the Rising Sun are Game shooting and Deer stalking. The hotel is perfectly located for many shoots including the famous Hall Estate, Affeton and Temple Shoots. The big Exmoor shoots including Castle Hill and Molland are within a 30 minute drive from the hotel. For shooting parties who wish to bring their own dogs, most of the bedrooms are dog friendly. 

Local Shoots 


The Clovelly Shoot, located between Barnstaple and Bideford provides pheasant shooting to the highest standard. For further information phone 01805 603550 or go to the Clovelly Shoot website


The Molland Shoot is situated in the Molland Estate which is located in Exmoor National Park making it a superb, varied setting for shooting. Further information can be found at the GunsOnPegs Molland Shoot website


Other shoots can be found at the GunsOnPegs website

Shooting Information 

For all shooting information from latest legislation to improving your shooting go to the Shooting UK website
The Code of Good Shooting Practice is vital reading for your and others safety. Log onto the Countryside Alliance website to download the code. 
To learn more about shooting and conversation log onto The British Association for Shooting and Conservation website

Shooting Supplies 

Left something behind? Don’t worry there are several shops nearby. 
Blue Fox Glade are shooting suppliers in Chawleigh. Their address is LongClose, Chawleigh. EX18 7EX. Telephone 01769 580039 or visit their website
Tarka Outdoor Pursuits based in Great Torrington are suppliers in shotgun cartridges and air rifles. Their address is 5 High Street, Great Torrington. EX38 8HN. Telephone 01805 625832 or visit their website

Clay Pigeon Shooting 

North Devon Shooting Ground near Ilfracombe provides clay pigeon shooting for all abilities and ages along with tuition. For further details telephone 01271 863959 or visit their website
Ashpark Farm Shooting School located between South Molton and Exmoor provide clay pigeon shooting for all along with specialised tuition. For further details telephone 01598 740165 or visit their website
Blue Fox Glade in Chawleigh run monthly clay pigeon shoots as well as providing tuition and gun hire. Telephone 01769 580039 for further details or visit their website