About South Cotswold

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Some walks with South Cotswold ramblers (GR03) www.southcotswoldramblers.org.uk

If you’re thinking of joining us you’re welcome to try a few walks for free.
Supporting us (from only £2 per month) helps keep local footpaths open for everyone to walk.

Monday Strolls

Join the South Cotswold group for a 3.8 mile leisurely walk.

Across fields and past farms to Kingswood, alongside a stream and over more fields, some woodland and back to Wotton. Terrain 1 Not much climbing. Several cafes and pubs in Wotton.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 3.5 mile leisurely walk.

Walk from Sherston through Pinkney Park to Pinkney. Terrain 1 Not much climbing. Two minor hills. Various lunch options in Sherston at end of walk.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile leisurely walk.

From Brimpsfield to Syde and Caudle Green and return, going through woodland, steep narrow valleys and villages. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 3.5 mile leisurely walk.

Walk across Minchinhampton Common and down the hill to Hyde. Return via Hyde Common and Besbury Common. Lovely views. Terrain 1 Not much climbing. Minor hills will be taken quietly.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 3.5 mile leisurely walk.

A circular walk in the Berkeley Vale. Terrain 0 Mainly level.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile leisurely walk.

From the ridge take in amazing views westwards towards the Severn, before descending to Alderley, and then on an easy route towards Ozleworth, with a short climb taken gently back up to Tresham.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.5 mile leisurely walk.

Bournstream, Tyndale Monument, Brackenbury Ditches, Wotton Hill. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. One moderate climb taken at an easy pace. Just over the 4 mile limit but worth it for the view! Food can be pre-booked at the Royal Oak.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile leisurely walk.

Box, Minchinhampton, Burleigh. Terrain 1 Mainly level. Two short climbs taken at very easy pace. Villages, common and lanes. Lunch possible at Old Lodge but order after walk.

Midweek Walks

Join the South Cotswold group for a 9.0 mile moderate walk.

Undulating walk along the Cotswold escarpment, through Tresham, Alderley, Wortley and Ozleworth. Some steep climbs. Terrain 3 Hilly. Bring a picnic.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

Oakridge, Waterlane, The Frith, Siccaridge Wood, Trillis, Oldhills. Terrain 3 Hilly with some steep ascents and descents.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Cranham, Saltridge Wood, Cranham Wood, Buckle Wood, Buckholt Wood. Terrain 3 Hilly. A couple of lengthy and steep climbs. Pre-book meals at the pub.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

From Old Sodbury church walk via hill fort to Horton Court. Return via Horton and Little Sodbury. Part of Walk on Cotswold Way. Terrain 3 Hilly. Nearest pubs, The Dog Inn and Cross Hands Hotel.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.5 mile moderate walk.

Mostly through fields and along tracks. Bournes Green and the Oakridges and back via Water Lane. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. Pre book lunch before walk.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Winter walk that was curtailed by storm Eleanor as path was under water. Canal, river and field walk. Terrain 0 Level. Food available at Ship inn, Upper Framilode, we usually pre order.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.3 mile moderate walk.

Follow Shakespeare's footpath along river Avon to Twyning , then to Church End and back across fields to Tewkesbury. Terrain 0 Level. Fields and tracks. Good choice of eating places in Tewkesbury afterwards.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 7.3 mile moderate walk.

Oxpens Farm, Yanworth, Chedworth Woods, Chedworth, Fossebridge, Stowell Park. Terrain 3 Hilly. Bring a picnic lunch.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.3 mile moderate walk.

To Bodkin Hazel Wood, the Hill Fort, Horton Court and back via Cotswold Way. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. One steepish climb up to the Cotswold Way. Food available at the Beaufort Arms.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.5 mile moderate walk.

Woodchester, lane for a mile then climb through vineyards and fields to Selsley Common. Descent through woodland and Boundary Park. Terrain 3 Hilly. Lunch available at Ram but pre-ordering not possible.

Evenings

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

via Hilly Orchard, canal, Ryeford, Cotswold Way and Victory Park. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix with just one steep hill.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

Through Manor Woods to Amberley. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

Leisurely romp around Minchinhampton Common and environs, finishing in the Black Horse. Terrain 1 Not much climbing. On common and quiet lanes.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

Cam Long Down, Uley Bury, Downham Hill, Cam Peak. Terrain 3 Hilly.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 3.5 mile moderate walk.

See rare Large-Leafed Lime trees on a walk through Lineover Wood. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. Food available afterwards, please pre-book.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 4.0 mile moderate walk.

Tim leads a short walk to take in some of the old canals and railways passing through our valleys. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 3.5 mile moderate walk.

Amberley, Bownham Common, Rodborough Fort. Terrain 0 Level. Food available at the Bear of Rodborough.

Weekend Walks

Join the South Cotswold group for a 8.0 mile moderate walk.

A circular walk through woods and fields. Hermitage Wood, Bowcott Farm, Waterley Bottom, Ashen Plains Wood. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. Some short steep climbs followed by long sections of more level walking. Bring a picnic.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 10.0 mile moderate walk.

Selsley Common, Ruscombe, Whiteshill, Randwick, Doverow Hill, canal.Terrain 3 Hilly. Picnic lunch.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Walk around part of the Estate - Seven Mile Plantation, Little Badminton and the Great Park. Terrain 0 Level. May be muddy through the woods if wet. Nearest pub:Fox And Hounds Acton Turville.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

Through Dowdeswell village to church. Then to Lineover wood and back along the Gloucestershire way. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 7.0 mile moderate walk.

Sopworth, Didmarton, Brook End. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. Bring a snack. Pub Lunch available afterwards. Please pre-order

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.8 mile moderate walk.

Section of Cotswold Way, together with reasonable field paths and gradual gradients via Shab Hill, South Hill, National Star College, Crickley Hill Country Park, Air Balloon pub. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. Bring a snack for coffee time.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

Bagpath, Ozleworth Bottom, Lasborough. Terrain 3 Hilly. Pub lunch available at finish.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

A flat walk along the Thames Path to Somerford Keynes. Return route is thro' Somerford Keynes, alongside the lakes back to Ashton Keynes. Plenty of bird life and big skies. May be soggy in parts... Terrain 0 Level. Food available at the White Hart in Ashton Keynes. Please order lunch before start.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 10.0 mile moderate walk.

Selsley Common, Woodchester Mansion, Coaley Peak, back to start. Terrain 2 Hilly and level mix. Bring a picnic. Part of Gloucestershire Ramblers Walk Together event.

Join the South Cotswold group for a 6.0 mile moderate walk.

Fields, woods, canal path. Terrain 1 Not much climbing. Pre-book lunch at the Crown.