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Walks with Cirencester ramblers (GR01) Cirencester ramblers

If you’re not yet a member you’re welcome to try a few walks with us for free.
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Midweek Walks

Join the Cirencester group for a 5.0 mile leisurely walk.

A mainly flat walk through the Water Park. We can drive the short distance to the Bakers Arms for lunch and a drink afterwards. (1 refreshment stop).

Join the Cirencester group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

From Bourton on the Water we follow the river Windrush skirting a lake before climbing to Clapton on the Hill. We then return across fields to Bourton where we can enjoy a drink beside the river. (1 refreshment stop)

Join the Cirencester group for a 6.0 mile leisurely walk.

From Lechlade we take a level path beside the church of St Lawrence to St John’s Bridge. Walking along the riverbank we cross the Thames by a footbridge known as Bloomers Hole to Buscot Lock, we then continue following the river to Kelmscott passing close to the Manor. Walking through the village we then make our way back across the fields to Lechlade. (1 refreshment stop)

Join the Cirencester group for a 4.0 mile easy walk.

Heading south from Shipton Moyne, we pick up the Fosse Way before joining the Palladian Way through Easton Grey, then along backroads and fields back to Shipton Moyne and a drink.  (1 refreshment stop)

Join the Cirencester group for a 8.0 mile moderate walk.

We walk via the Ridgeway to Waylands Smithy, Uffington Castle and the White Horse before dropping down to Woolstone and Compton Beauchamp and then it is a steady climb back to the Ridgeway. (2 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 4.5 mile easy walk.

From Eastleach we walk upstream along the River Leach to Akeman Street and back.  (1 refreshment stop and the opportunity of lunch and a drink in the Victoria Inn)

Join the Cirencester group for a 4.0 mile leisurely walk.

Walking in and around Fairford.

and opportunity for drink at the end. (1 refreshment stop)

Join the Cirencester group for a 4.0 mile easy walk.

We walk in the Swinbrook and Astall area through fields to Widford, then back along the other side of the river, along quiet lanes. (1 refreshment stop and the chance of a pub lunch/drink at the end)

Join the Cirencester group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

A circular walk from Aldbourne visiting Green Hill and the Secret Valley.  Afterwards a drink in the Blue Boar. (1 refreshment stop)

Weekend Walks

Join the Cirencester group for a 7.0 mile moderate walk.

From Bledington we walk to Lower Oddington circling round Lower Oddington Ashes (a wood), then Lower Oddington and back on paths and tracks, last part on Oxfordshire Way back to Bledington . (2 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 7.0 mile moderate walk.

The route starts at Haresfield Beacon with wonderful views over the Vale of Gloucester to South Wales beyond.  Passing several sites of historical interest the walk continues through varied countryside to Standish Wood.  Several short reasonably steep climbs and a small number of stiles. (2 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Walking between Miserden and Winstone going via fields and woodland paths in Miserden Park. Both the villages have interesting churches and we will have fine views across the Frome Valley. Some strenuous climbs at the start and finish.  (1 refreshment stop)

Join the Cirencester group for a 6.5 mile leisurely walk.

A flat walk from Sharpness to Berkeley returning via the Berkeley Pill and the River Severn.  We should have far reaching views ranging from the Cotswolds and across to the Forest of Dean. (2 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 9.0 mile moderate walk.

From the carpark we walk down through a wooded valley passing Soudley Ponds to Upper Soudley. Continuing down the valley following Soudley Brook passing through Lower Soudley to Two Bridges. After morning coffee, we walk through fields to Haie Grove and onto Bullo Pill. Then along the River Severn to Newnham on Severn for lunch. After we climb through fields to Blaize Bailey before descending through woods back to the cars. One steep climb.  (3 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

From the carpark we walk down through a wooded valley passing Soudley Ponds to Upper Soudley. Continuing down the valley following Soudley Brook passing through Lower Soudley to Two Bridges. After morning coffee, we walk through fields to Haie Grove.  Then climbing through woods to Blaize Bailey and then descending back to the cars. One steady climb.  (2 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 7.5 mile leisurely walk.

From Bourton-on-the-Water incorporating Upper and Lower Slaughter. Tucked down in the Eye Valley this pair of Villages are the most charming in the area. Country lanes, tracks, riverside pastures and some road walking.  (2 refreshment stops)

Join the Cirencester group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

This walk follows the Cotswold Way from Wortley through Alderley then along lesser used paths through a lovely part of the Cotswolds. A track leads up a beautiful valley to the hilltop village of Tresham then drops down the hillside to Ozleworth Bottom with excellent views before returning to Wortley.  (1 refreshment stop)