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About South Cotswold Ramblers Group
Walk with us on our varied Group walks in the Stroud district including Painswick, in this beautiful part of Gloucestershire. Every week we walk between two and four times.
Get to know the best walks around the Five Valleys around Stroud including the Slad Valley made famous in Laurie Lee's Cider with Rosie, Westonbirt, Nailsworth, Berkeley, Slimbridge, Dursley, Frampton-on-Severn, Wotton-under-Edge and Tetbury as well as our regular walks outside this superb walking area.
If you decide to join our friendly group, you will be supporting the valuable work of Ramblers in Britain and you will also be entitled to walk with any Ramblers' group in Great Britain! Join our group here.
Come and try a few walks with us soon, (no need to join for up to three walks) anything from 4 miles at an easy pace up to 10 miles or even more. Keep fit, have a chat and see the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside.
Overseas visitors, please come for a hike/walk/stroll with us and practice your English!
CARING FOR FOOTPATHS AND OTHER RIGHTS OF WAY - our volunteer members keep an eye on the local footpath network, working with Gloucestershire Public Rights of Way (PRoW) Officers to help solve problems. Tell us about footpath problems here online.
FOOTPATH VOLUNTEERS - some of our members clear and waymark paths, and erect and repair signposts and stiles. Could you help?
WALK IN THE COTSWOLDS - You do not have to be a member to try a few of our walks before joining! We lead varied walks each weekend and mid week in the scenic South Cotswolds. see a map of our home area.
VISIT OUR HUGE PHOTO GALLERY - Our regularly updated walks photos show you our delightful area and the people who take part!
SOCIAL EVENTS & HOLIDAYS - we also arrange enjoyable walking holidays for our members and social events.
VISIT AGAIN - if you have enjoyed looking at our website, please visit again. Send us a message if you wish. We usually update the website several times a week. Good walking.
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Ray writes, “I did the walkover for this walk yesterday (13 September), and there are two tricky descents, one grassy and quite slippy when wet, the other stony with some loose gravel. Could you please advise on the Messageboard that walkers should bring poles if they have them. I have a few spare poles which…More ...
You can now join Ramblers by using Tesco Clubcard Vouchers £11 of vouchers (for single) or £15 (for joint) to swap for your first year’s membership. And also you can use them to renew your membership. Click HERE for details, including 30 reviews with 4 and 5 star ratings! Read more about our Group HEREMore ...
Hello South Cotswold Ramblers I thought you might all be interested in performances of my solo, comedy show at the Stroud Theatre Festival. They’re on Friday 29th Sep at 6.30 pm and Sunday 1st Oct at 6.00 pm at the Stroud Subscription Rooms. It’s based around a virtual walk that starts and ends in Tetbury.…More ...
South Cotswold Ramblers Group receive funding every time you book a holiday with Ramblers Worldwide Holidays. Click the link below for more information Don’t forget to mention our Group when you book. If you forget, you can ring them up later before you go away. Thank you. Click the logos above for more information about the various…More ...