Trips on the hill
The Friends of Robinswood Hill organise a day when the elderly and less able are taken up the hill by 4x4.

This year we are going to have three Land Rover trips. These will be on Sunday 14th May, Sunday 23rd July and Sunday 10th September. between noon and 4pm.

Welcome to the Friends of Robinswood Hill website

We hope you will find this website a useful place to find out more about this part of Gloucester.

The Friends of Robinswood Hill is a society set up to promote the conservation of Robinswood Hill.

Robinswood Hill Country Park is managed by Gloucester City Council and is recreational amenity for those who enjoy the countryside in the city.

The Hill covers 250 acres (1 km2) rising to 198m (650 feet ) with a Millenium beacon and trig point on the top.
The working party meets each month click here for more details.

If you wish to become a Member then please contact us using the contact form or emailing us at Membership is as little as £5 for a single member or £8 for a family member.


What is going on
  • Annual General Meeting

    Wednesday 31st May at 7.30pm
    After the official business the Rangers will give an update on Robinswood Hill. The venue is St Barnabas Church Hall (Small Hall), Stroud Road, Gloucester and will be open from 7pm.

  • Trips on the Hill for Elderly & Disabled

    On three weekend days we will run Land Rover trips to a viewpoint on the Hill, with tea and coffee provided by the St Barnabas Cub Scouts. Meet in car park off Reservoir Road between 11am to 4pm. The St Barnabas Scouts will be near the top of the Hill serving drinks and the cafe will be open for food and drink. No booking is required. The dates are Sunday 14th May, 23rd July and 10th September.

  • Summer Evening Walk

    Wednesday 21st June at 7pm
    Why not come and make the most of the longest day by joining with our leader Claude Elliott for a summer evening walk on the Hill.
    Meet at 7pm outside the Ranger Centre, Reservoir Road, finishing at 9pm.
    Please wear suitable footwear and a stick can be useful.

  • Members' Group Visit in September

    A trip to the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum in Commercial Road, Gloucester is being arranged for a Wednesday evening in September. Unfortunately the full details are not available at present but will be given out at the AGM or by the end of June via email or post. There may be a small charge for this event.

  • All Paths Lead to the Hill

    Don't forget the All Paths Lead to the Hill Project also run many events on the Hill.
    Check out the project at

Friends of Robinswood Hill promoting the conservation of Robinswood Hill and Area by fostering public interest through guided walks, visits and occasional talks.

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