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Walks with Gloucester ramblers  (GR04) www.gloucester-ramblers.org.uk

If you’re not yet a member you’re welcome to try a few walks with us for free.
Supporting us (from only £2 per month) helps keep local footpaths open for everyone to walk.

Midweek Walks

Join the Gloucester group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Right in the middle of the Forest, yet with a light open aspect, this is classic woodland walking country rich in industrial history, including mines, quarries and the superbly preserved remains of early tram roads. Travel Donation £4.00

Join the Gloucester group for a 4.5 mile moderate walk.

From the Rising Sun at Moseley Green walking towards the Barracks and climbing past New Fancy view to Staple Head Wood. Descending to Mallards Pike Lake and return to the start. Travel Donation £4.00

Join the Gloucester group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

From the St Paul's Epistle Car Park (near Kilkenny Inn on the opposite side of the road) pass an ancient encampment to Lower Dowdeswell then on to Andoversord Point-to-Point course and finally through Upper Dowdeswell. Travel Donation £2.40

Join the Gloucester group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Departing from the Ship Inn Brimscombe, along the canal to Jubilee Bridge, Thrupp, Nether Lypiatt Manor, Toadsmoor Valley, Bourne, and taking the canal back again to the start. The walk includes one longish climb from the canal to Nether Lypiatt. Travel Donation £2.60

Join the Gloucester group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

A relaxing walk from Bibury thrugh fields and along tracks to Coln St Aldwyn. Back to Bibury along the River Coln via woods and meadows. One short incline towards the end. Travel Donation £4.80

Join the Gloucester group for a 4.5 mile leisurely walk.

A walk along the river from Tewkesbury to Twyning and back with the possibility of viewing otter. Travel Donation £2.30

Join the Gloucester group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Walking across open fields to the isolated hamlet of Sudgrove with views all the way and then past Througham Court returning along country lanes. A few up and downs but mainly flat and always scenic. Travel Donation £2.80

Join the Gloucester group for a 6.0 mile leisurely walk.

This is one of three Whitmore Way walks around the villages of Corse and Staunton. This walk starts from Staunton heading east, then turns south to pass St Margaret's church before turning north past Pitts Mill and 19th century Chartist cottages before returning to The Swan at Staunton. Travel Donation £1.80

Join the Gloucester group for a 3.0 mile leisurely walk.

A short evening walk on Alney Island followed by a buffet at The Riverside.

Join the Gloucester group for a 4.5 mile leisurely walk.

A walk from Somerford Keynes around various lakes where there should be evidence of beaver and otter activity. Travel Donation £5.40

Weekend Walks

Join the Gloucester group for a 6.5 mile moderate walk.

A walk at the southern end of the Malvern Hillls, taking in Midsummer Hill, Holybush, Ragged Stone Hill and Chase End Hill. Walking through the hamlet of Whiteleaved Oak and visiting a picturesque mill pond on Hollybed Common. Good views and hopefully a wonderful display of bluebells. Parking at Swinyard Hill Car Park - £4.00 per car. Travel Donation £3.20

Join the Gloucester group for a 7.0 mile moderate walk.

Starting at Ashleworth the walk is alongside the River Severn to Haw Bridge. Returning to Ashleworth via Hasfield. Terrain is flat (max height is 20m) via tracks, fields, lanes and riverbank. Can be muddy. Parking is limited on grass verge, car sharing is recommended. Bring a packed lunch. Travel Donation £1.40

Join the Gloucester group for a 10.5 mile moderate walk.

A walk to Uffington Castle & White Horse, Lamborn Down & Upper Lamborn. Mainly using Lamborn Valley Way, Byways and bridleways. The area is rich in Tumullus, Barrows and other pre-history remains. Car Parking Fee £4 all day (unless I can find a alternative). NT members free. Travel Donation £6.80 Bring a packed lunch.

Join the Gloucester group for a 8.0 mile moderate walk.

A circular walk from Brockhampton to Severnhampton, Hawling, the Windrush Way, Coln Valley and Charlton Abbots. Parking is limited so please share cars where possible. Bring a packed lunch. Travel Donation £3.30

Join the Gloucester group for a 8.5 mile moderate walk.

From Fownhope we ascend through woods to the site of an Iron Age Camp before ascending to follow part of the Wye Valley Walk to Mordiford. Here we pass a mill with Gloucester connections. We then follow a ridge through a Nature Reserve, Haugh Woods and Common Hill. Bring a packed lunch. Travel Donation £4.40

Join the Gloucester group for a 10.5 mile strenuous walk.

Starting at the Car Park opposite the Queens Head Inn climbing towards the Gaer Hill Fort and later the open hillside. Walking north along the ridge to Bal Bach and then descent to Llanthony Priory. Ascend the path to Hatterall Hill and walk south to return to start. Bring a packed lunch. Travel Donation £7.30

Join the Gloucester group for a 8.5 mile moderate walk.

From Ledbury we follow paths and tracks through orchards and vineyard with scenic views of Ledbury Viaduct. The walk is via Wellington Heath, Coddington, Oyster Hill and then follows the Herefordshire Trail back to Ledbury. Bring a packed lunch. Travel Donation £3.50

Join the Gloucester group for a 9.0 mile moderate walk.

A walk re-scheduled from the last programme. Eardisland (interesting black & white buildings). Out into open countryside, including walking along the River Arrow. Bring a packed lunch. Travel Donation £6.80

Join the Gloucester group for a 7.0 mile moderate walk.

Being a linear walk, as in section 1, we wil need to do a car shuttle which will mean involving more cars than usual. Bring a packed lunch and please ring the leaders if intending to go staight to the walk. Travel Donation £2.10 which includes the cost of car shuttle.