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Please note Patrick and Angela’s walk from Painswick will now be one week earlier, on Monday 13th January.Read More
We are feeling the need for one or two more leaders to complete our amazing walks programme. We wonder if one or two regular walkers would like to team up with a buddy (an experienced walk leader) and work out a walk for the next programme. Please give Mike a call if you wish to explore…Read More
There are just a few spaces left for our Annual Lunch at the Bear of Rodborough on Saturday 15 February at 1pm. £25.70 for 3 courses plus coffee and mince pies. Plus excellent company! Details are in our October newsletter. Mike will have emailed (or posted) you a copy of this but you can also…Read More
This Christmas we’d love to grow our Ramblers walking community. That’s why we’re offering a special incentive for any members who buy Christmas gift membership for family, friends or a loved one. When a member buys Ramblers gift membership they’ll receive a £10 gift voucher from Cotswold Outdoor (with thanks to Cotswold). Hurry – we…Read More
Christine T writes, “Please could you appeal on the South Cotswold website to anyone that remembers Brian (our former chairman and Group holiday leader extraordinaire) to visit him if they can fit in the time. Brian would be delighted to see anyone from the R.A if they have time to visit him. Brian is fine.…Read More
You can see 4 photos taken by our Ramblers Holidays speaker at the AGM on the Photos section, November, Pre-AGM walk. He and his wife were very impressed with our Group and enjoyed making their presentation. Thank you to everybody for attending the meeting and helping to make it go so well. Richard and Mike…Read More
To see maps and where to meet on the above walks, click the date of each walk.
To see details of later walks, click the Walks menu above and then Walks Programme - or simply click HERE
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 put on two, three or even four walks and 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.
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 soon, (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.