Copfurn Shooting Ground
Coronavirus update 24th March
The shooting ground is currently closed, as per Govt. instructions.
Copfurn Shooting Ground is located on the Margaretting Road, Margaretting, near Chelmsford, Essex.
As you will see from the map link above the venue is 2 minutes away from the A12 at Margaretting & 3 minutes from the A414 west of Chelmsford.
From the A12 heading north:
Exit at J14. Turn left at the end of the slip road & head towards Writtle. Copfurn is approx one mile on the right after the trees are close to the road. Please drive slowly
On the A414 from Ongar heading towards Chelmsford
There are two roundabouts a mile apart before you reach Chelmsford. Turn right at the 2nd roundabout, signposted to Margaretting. We are about 1.5 miles away, on the left.
The shoot is an English Sporting layout, with 80 birds shot over 10 stands. Trophy and Birds Only classes are available. 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.
There is a hard standing car park of a limited size, & grassed parking for 4x4 drives, so please car share when possible.
Parking on the main road outside is not permitted at all.
Hot & cold refreshments available on site.
Plastic & fibre wad cartridges can be used, 24 or 28 gram only, nothing heavier, no exception.
80 birds is £23.00
For less than 80 per guest clays are charged at 30p per target, over 80 per guest, 28p per target ( 100 birds is £28.00 )
You can shoot as many, or as few targets as you wish.
Open from 10am until 2pm.
Please note that shooting finishes at 2pm on the dot!
If there is snow on the ground, we will usually cancel the event.
If we have to cancel, the first thing we do is leave a pre recorded message on the mobile 07768 742117.
The decision to cancel often won’t be made until early in the morning on the day of the event.