Stair is a favourite clout venue of many members of the BLBS in Scotland. The shooting field is made available to us by kind permission of Col. Mike Bullen, the owner of Stair House. The nearby Stair Inn provides a comfortable venue for after-shoot refreshments.

Shooting field at Stair
Members in the shooting field at Stair.

Directions (Route Map)

From the north: Leave the A77 about 4 miles south of Kilmarnock, and take the B730 to Tarbolton, briefly joining the A719 for Ayr along the way. Follow the B730 through Tarbolton, and across the slightly staggered junction with the B743, and continue downhill to Stair.

From the south: Leave the A77 at the Whitletts (Ayr North) Roundabout, and take the B743 Mauchline road, passing through Mossblown. About 1 miles east of Mossblown, take the B730 on your right downhill to Stair.

From the east: Leave the A70 Ayr road about 3 miles west of Ochiltree, turning right on to the north-bound B730 for Stair.

All routes: At Stair, leave the B730 eastwards at the Stair Inn, and almost immediately take the lane on the left marked for Stair House and the Church. Park in the Church car park, if spaces permit.

Stair House as seen from the shooting field
Stair House as seen from the shooting field


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