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

 
  The next Land Rover trip is Sunday, 19th May between noon and 4pm.
Our next two trips are Sunday, 21st July and then Sunday, 15th September 2019.

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
  • Spring Walk on the Hill

    Sunday 24th March at 10.30 am

    Join us for a walk around the Hill to hopefully spot the signs of Spring! Claude Elliott will be our leader and the walk will start from the main car park off Reservoir Road. Good walking shoes and a stick are useful as the Hill can be slippery at this time of year. Well behaved dogs are also welcome.


  • Spring Talk with Jenny Williams

    Thursday 18th April at 7.30pm

    Jenny Williams from the Civic Trust will come to us about her experiences in a South African Bird Sanctuary!
    Venue is St Barnabas Church Hall (Small Hall), Stroud Rd, Gloucester.
    The room will be open from 7pm.


  • Annual General Meeting

    Tuesday 28th May at 7.30pm
    After the official business the Rangers will give an update on Robinswood Hill. The hall will be open from 7pm and the minutes from the 2018 AGM and the agenda will be included in the April edition of the newsletter.


  • Land Rover Trips

    Sunday 19th May 2019 between noon and 4pm
    Land Rover trips to a viewpoint, with tea and coffee provided by the St Barnabas Cub Scouts.
    Meet in the car park off Reservoir Road. No booking required.


  • Trips on the Hill for the Elderly & Less Able

    Sunday 15th July & Sunday 9th September from 12 noon to 4 pm
    Land Rover trips to a viewpoint,with tea and coffee provided by the St Barnabas Cub Scouts or the Friends of Robinswood Hill.
    Meet in the car park off Reservoir Road. No booking required.




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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