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

 
The next trip subject to weather and hill conditions,  will take place on Sunday, 4th September from 11am to 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 friends.of.robinswood.hill@gmail.com. Membership is as little as £5 for a single member or £8 for a family member.

 





What is going on
  • Trips on the Hill for Elderly & Disabled

    On Sunday  4th September we will run landrover trips to a viewpoint, 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.


  • Grizzlies Galore

    Tuesday 25th October at 7.30pm
    A presentation by Roger Jones on Grizzly Bears. Venue is St Barnabas Church Hall (Small Hall), Stroud Road, Gloucester. Room is open at 7pm.



  • An Autumnal Walk on the Hill

    Saturday 12th November at 10.30 am
    A walk to enjoy the Autumnal tints and look for fruit and fungi. Meet Claude Elliott our walk leader at the main car park off Reservoir Road. The walk will last about 2 hours. At this time of the year the hill can be muddy and slippery so walking boots and a stick are essential.


  • New Year's Day Walk

    Sunday 1st January 2017 at 10.30am
    Claude Elliott will be leading our annual New Year's Day walk on the Hill. Meet in the main car park off Reservoir Road. Return by about midday. Walking boots and stick essential.


  • 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
    http://www.gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk/allpathsleadtothehill




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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