South Cotswold Ramblers

2010 Walk Photos

Ramblers Resolution
Fri 1 January 2010
Our first walk of the decade from Frampton-on-Severn on a bright but nippy day.
Winter Wonderland
Sat 9 January 2010
Richard and Di get out on foot to lead a hardy few around the commons on a very cold day. Here are Martin's pictures
Rodborough and Minchinhampton
Sat 9 January 2010
Richard and Di walk from home to lead a day walk in the snow AND he takes pictures too!
Painswick and Edge
Sat 16 January 2010
After our midweek walk is snowed off, 18 of us are glad to get out again on John's walk as the snow melts.
The Baton Walk from Hill
Sat 23 January 2010
Joe's day walk gives Bernard the chance to proudly display the Baton celebrating 75 years of the Ramblers
The Skylark Walk
Wed 27 January 2010
After all that snow and ice we have a large turnout of about 40 for Ray's walk on the Arlingham peninsula
Nailsworth and Kingscote Woods
Sat 30 January 2010
A beautiful frosty sunny morning encourages another large turnout after the recent dodgy weather for Christine's great walk
Bibury and Ablington
Wed 3 February 2010
Jacqui takes us the less common route upstream along the Colne, with a view to Arlinton Row as we return.
Luckington to the springs
Sat 6 February 2009
A bright winter's day for a sociable walk in Wiltshire to see the source of the Avon
Slimbridge Winter Spectacle
Wed 10 February 2010
A full day out. Ann leads a 7 mile walk to Frampton and back before many of us stay to admire the WWT inhabitants and the wild bird feed
Minchinhampton figure of eight
Sat 13 February 2010
Alex leads us on two downhill walks, keeping us warm on a perishing day.
Bisley and Sudgrove
Wed 17 February 2010
Ten hardy walkers brave the snow - it soon stops and we are rewarded with an enjoyable walk
Cotswold Canals Walk No 5
Sat 20 February 2010
From Tunnel House we pass the source of the Thames and continue to Ewen, returning via the RAG, Cirencester
Up to Randwick
Wed 24 February 2010
A hilly morning walk with views, sun and winter aconites
Rodmarton and Tarlton
Sat 28 February 2010
A soggy walk after much heavy overnight rain gets us out in the fresh air!
Waterley Bottom and Coombe Hill
Wed 3 March 2010
Janet and Jane lead us on their first walk through the woods, with an interesting stop on the way
Hawkesbury and Kilcot
Sat 6 March 2010 Down into the Kilcot Valley and by Hawkesbury Church and then back up to the pub for lunch
Piccadilly Wood new path
Wed 10 March 2010
A pleasant morning walk near Robinswood Hill
Painswick short and medium walks
Sat 13 March 2010
A wonderfully clear day for a photographer's walk in the beautiful Spring countryside
Kingscote longer faster walk
Sat 13 March 2010
Well. that was the intention, except an exceptionally long lunch time got in the way!
Kissing Gate Opening Walk
Wed 17 March 2010
The press are there to see us setting off to open five of our kissing gates at Eastington and King's Stanley
Frampton-on-Severn gentle walk
Sat 20 March 2010
Nearl a flat walk, although there was one hill with an altitiude of 13 metres.
The WAS Way
Wed 24 March 2010
Helen leads a keen group all the walk around Stroud on this newish waymarked route.
Five Peaks Challenge
Thu 1 April 2010
Carol and her merry band cannot resist. Wonder what they did the rest of the day?
Cotswold Canals Walk No 6
Sat 3 April 2010
From Ewen we go cross country via Siddington to the Water Park, much of the canal dry, more than can be said about the weather.
Uley, Owlpen and Nympsfield
Wed 7 April 2010
Rosemary arranges us a rare chance to look inside Owlpen Church and we enjoy a stiff climb up to Nympsfield.
Shortwood, short and medium walks
Sat 10 April 2010
A figure of eight gives us a chance to do either 4 or 8 miles around this spectacular hilly area
Sherborne Estate longer walk
Sat 10 April 2010
Graham leads some of us round this pretty area, visiting the Barringtons on a fairly level walk
North Nibley and Coombe Hill
Wed 14 April 2010
Waterley Bottom, Coombe Hill, Wotton Hill and the Tyndale monument are on our route today
Foston's Ash figure of eight
Sat 17 April 2010
Bill takes us to Sheepscombe in the morning and Caudle Green after lunch
Cam Peak and Dursley
Sat 24 April 2010
Spring is now in full bloom as we walk in the hilly countryside near Dursley
Diesel and Dander in Dean
Sat 1 May 2010
Patrick enjoys taking us on the train as well as a walk in the Forest
Whiteshill meander
Wed 5 May 2010
A lovely morning for Denys's workout to Haresfield Beacon
Uley evening stroll
Thu 6 May 2010
Steve and Rosemary help us get away from the General Election by walking over Uley Bury before repairing to the Old Crown!
Frocester figure of 8
Sat 8 May 2010
A level walk all around the area, and we visit the medieval barn
Andoversford to Cleeve Common
Sat 8 May 2010
Graham leads a faster longer walk to the highest part of the Cotswolds
Wed 12 May 2010
Richard leads a 12 mile midweek walk from Rodborough, and members enjoy a good workout.
Avening evening stroll
Thu 13 May 2010
John has a sunny evening for a 4 mile stroll back to the pub!
Lansdown- A Civil War Battle for Bath
Sat 15 May 2010
Jacqui's walk combining history and scenery on a lovely day
Rodmarton circular
Sat 22 May 2010
A hot day for Tim's tour to Tartlton. A good day for leaning on a farm gate.
Hillesley midweek walk
Wed 26 May 2010
Cygnets, one of the many signs of Spring on Jacqui's walk
Forest Walk
Sat 29 May 2010
A walk with lots of interest including many large rocks and a suspension bridge
Purton evening walk
Thu 3 June 2010
A perfect evening for one of our popular summer time walks, down by the Severn
Brimscombe walk on the wild side
Sat 5 June
Richard leads a longer walk through some of our best countryside
Countryfile Walk
Sat 12 June 2010
Errol and Pip leads us round several villages in the North Cotswolds
Kingscote evening walk
Thu 17 June 2010
Mike and Heather are fortunate to have picked a really warm summer evening woth amazingly clear views
Cotswold Canals Walk No 7
Sat 19 June 2010
Bernard is out in the wilds and reaches Marston Meysey, not much water
Coates Kemble circular
Sat 26 June 2010
A really hot day and Tim takes the group on an interesting walk
Avening Evening Walk
Thu 1 July 2010
A very pleasant evening walk followed by some free food at the Bell - can't be bad!
Painswick day walk
Sat 3 July 2010
Part of the Welcome to Walking Weekend
Painswick half day walk
Sat 3 July 2010
Part of the Welcome to Walking Weekend
Tue 6 July 2010
The Nun's Story is featured in Ray's walk
Castle Combe walk
Sat 10 July 2010
A select few enjoy (very) quiet countryside
Upton St Leonards
Thu 15 July 2010
We discoverer lovely new paths and sunshine
Amberley evening walk
Fri 16 July 2010
Sally and Keith lead us past several pubs before arriving back at the Black Horse
Eastleach walk
Wed 21 July 2010
Anne leads the group on a quiet country walk - well almost!
Thu 22 July 2010
After a damp start we are rewarded with a memorable walk in evening sun
Avon Walkway
Sat 24 July 2010
Karen leads us away from home, past several impressive bridges.
Ramblers 75th Anniversary Cake Walk
Wed 28 July 2010
Our celebratory walk from the Daneway
Goodrich, River Wye and Coppett Hill
Sat 31 July 2010
Richard and Di lead us out of area for a great walk
Shipton Moyne walk
Wed 4 August 2010
Hope everyone has dried out. Just a few photos to remind you of the exceptionally dry summer we are having
Kingscote evening walk
Thu 5 August 2010
Dramatic evening sun for our walk in this exquisite valley
Arlingham walk
Sat 7 August 2010
Although rain threatens, a dry walk through Wick Court and up Barrow Hill
Cotswold Canals Walk No 8
Sat 7 August 2010
From Marston Meysey to the end of the trail at Lechlade
Up and Over Selsley Common
Wed 11 August 2010
Carol leads a morning walk with great views
South Cerney walk
Sat 14 August 2010
A walk round lakes, river and canal
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Last of the Summer Rain?
Sat 14 August 2010
A test of character, well, three characters, in inclement weather
Golden Valley Circle
Sat 21 August 2010
Starting from Oakridge we do a morning circle.
Bourton on (in) the Water
Wed 25 August 2010
Summer is here! We did have a dry morning....
Selsley Common and the Stanleys
Sat 28 August 2010
A lovely morning for our walk led by David and Maurice
Amberley evening walk
Thu 2 September 2010
Lovely sunshine for our last evening walk of the year. Winter draws on!
Painswick and Edge
Sat 4 September 2010
Lots of new faces as Brian leads the first of our 6 walks for the Stroud Walking Festival
Miserden circular
Wed 8 September 2010
Richard takes us up hill and down dale via Battlescombe and Edgeworth
Circle of Painswick and Painswick Beacon
Sat 11 September 2010
Two walks in one as part of the Stroud Walking Festival
Randwick & back
Wed 15 September 2010
Bernard leads us to Randwick and the woods from St Cyr's Church
Stroud Choice of Walks 1
Sat 18 September 2010
Richard leads a longer faster walk to Haresfield Beacon
Stroud Choice of Walks 2
Sat 18 September 2010
Mike and Heather lead the more relaxed shorter walk (8 miles) to Pitchcombe and Juniper Hill
Cowcombe Hill circle
Wed 22 September 2010
An all day way visiting quiet places
Iron Age Fort and Cheese Roll
Saturday 25 September 2010
Bernard leads an up and down day walk
Uley Dursley circular
Wed 29 September 2010
Steve and Rosemary take us on a tour of the valley
Horsley circular
Sat 2 October 2010
A good turn out for a pleasant walk up to Kingscote
Arlingham circular
Wed 6 October 2010
Ray kindly stands in for James (get well soon!) and leads the walk on a lovely morning
Malvern Ridge Walk
Sat 9 October 2010
14 miles visiting all the peaks
Minchinhampton figure 8
Sat 9 October 2010
We lunch at Rodborough Common, where else but near Winstones!
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Tetbury and Westonbirt
Sat 16 October 2010
Superb weather for Olivia's walk through Shipton Moyne and skirting the Arboretum
Miserden circular
Wed 20 October 2010
Lovely crisp weather for a walk around the park and to Wishanger
Painswick and Edge
Sat 23 October 2010
John takes 22 of us on a longer (but not faster) hilly morning walk of 7.5 miles
Barrow Wake walk
Sat 30 October 2010
A popular Autumn walk, here stopping in Coberley for coffee and cake!
Yatton Keynell and Castle Combe
Wed 3 November 2010
Autumn colours in evidence for our Wiltshire excursion
Coaley Peak walk
Sat 6 November 2010
A large group take this Autumn walk visiting Uley Bury
Churn Valley walk
Wed 10 November 2010
Enid sets off from Cockleford, near Cowley on a bright Autumn day
Tewkesbury and Deerhurst
Sta 13 November 2010
We visit three churches, one battlefield and walk along the river
Tunnel House
Wed 17 November 2010
The light rain does not stop an enjoyable walk led by John
Walk from Minchinhampton Common
Sat 20 November 2010
A damp chilly morning, but 22 of us get warm and cheerful
Cowcombe Hill walk
Wed 24 November 2010
A bright morning for a winter walk with lots of participants
A dip into Toadsmoor
Sat 27 November 2010
No, not the lake, just a walk on a freezing day.
Around Ashmead
Wed 1 December 2010
An icy morning sees Maurice leading us around and up Cam Long Down
Wotton to Dursley
Wed 8 December 2010
A memorable sub zero experience led by Rosemary and Steve
Christmas Lunch
Sat 11 December 2010
Weren't we lucky to pick the non snowy Saturday?
Minchinhampton unoffical walk
Sat 18 December 2010

If anyone has any good wintery photos doing local walks, please send them to Mike.
Stroud Festival of Winter Walk
Wed 29 December 2010
After the snow, the fog! 29 enjoy stretching their legs.