Not a member? Why not try up to three walks. See below.
After trying out and enjoying up to three of our walks, we hope you will wish to join our friendly group. Details of how to join Ramblers are here.
Current Group Walk Guidelines click here.
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South Cots walks as part of the Dursley Walking Festival – booking directly with the leader, you cannot just turn up!
2 of our leaders are putting on walks as part of the Dursley Walking Festival, 1 on Wednesday 6th Oct, 1 on Saturday 9th. The Dursley Walking Festival webmaster has found that walks with high numbers of spaces don’t attract as many bookings so he is limiting the spaces available on some walks and then…Read More
You do still have to do a simple Risk Assessment. You can find blank forms on the Leaders menu on our website.Read More
The village that disappeared Wednesday, 13 October 2021 Start time: 10:00 (Estimated finish time: 12:45) Moderate 5.7 miles / 9.2 km Group South Cotswold An easy and varied walk: North Meadow to Latton Basin, Latton, Down Ampney Airfield, the lost village of Eysey and back to Cricklade along the Thames path. Terrain 0 Level. A level…Read More
South Cotswold Ramblers have a two month programme of walks. . Further details of walks can be found here… Sue JonesRead More
The Dursley Walking Festival website is now live https://dursleywelcomeswalkers.org.uk/walking-festival/oct-2021 and booking which is required for all walks starts on 1st September. The programme this year is the biggest yet and walks suitable for nearly all abilities are included. Please take a few minutes to have a look at what is on offer. South Cotswold Ramblers…Read More
At our committee meeting on July 8th we decided to restart our formal walks programme, initially for 2 months from Aug 31st which will then get us back to our normal 4 monthly routine. We intend to have a fixed Saturday walk, 1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays as before but allow flexibility with a mid…Read More
About the South Cotswold Ramblers Group
Why not walk with us on our varied Group walks in the Stroud district including Painswick in this beautiful part of Gloucestershire? Every week we are putting on weekly Wednesday and Saturday walks and also two or three Mondays easier walks a month. We would love to see you. Get to know the best rambles 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.
Try up to three walks before deciding whether to join Ramblers and our group. Click here to see membership details.
If you decide to join our friendly walking group, you will also be supporting the valuable work of Ramblers in Britain and you will also be entitled to walk with any Ramblers' group in Great Britain! It's easy to join our group here.
Come and try a few walks with us as soon as it is possible, (there is no need to join Ramblers for up to three walks). Our walks are anything from 4 miles at an leisurely pace up to 10 miles or even more. Keep fit, have a chat and see the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside.
VISITORS FROM ABROAD, you will be very welcome to join us on a walk (hike) without being members.
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 three of our walks before joining Ramblers! 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.