The dramatic natural landscape of the Scottish Borders offers some of the finest pheasant shooting in the country. Rough shooting is very popular, with some of the finest Scottish sporting estates providing excellent driven pheasant shooting and first class hospitality. Please contact the hotel to who will be happy to assist in making special arrangements.
On Dryburgh Abbey Hotel’s doorstep there are a number of picturesque river, forest and woodland treks and trails for all abilities of walkers and hikers to be discovered. The Hotel can provide information to guests on the different routes.
With more fish caught in its waters than any other river in Britain, and the longest salmon season in the country, the River Tweed is world renowned. Guests of the hotel can fish for trout and grayling on the Hotel’s stretch of river – see our Fishing Breaks page for more information. We are happy to assist in arranging fishing at other locations and a ghillie to guide you.