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RHS South West in Bloom
Sutton Seeds Cup 2016 >>


New Play Area
Celebration Event
22nd October >>


Conservation Work Party
Saturday 5th November 10am
Help look after your hill >>


Troopers Hill Chimney
Repair Works
October 2016 >>

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How to get here, maps
& local information >>

Events for 2016 >>

Help us look after Troopers Hill >>

Learn about the Hill's Wildlife >>

Learn about the Hill's History >>

Troopers Hill Field Play Area >>

Troopers Hill Local Nature Reserve is a hillside overlooking the River Avon that has been quarried and mined in the past.

The Hill contains a fascinating mix of history, wild plants and animals. With heather and broom, rocky crags and gullies, stunning views and two listed chimneys, Troopers Hill is one of the most spectacular wildlife spots in Bristol.

There is free unrestricted access to Troopers Hill, all day everyday and by crossing Troopers Hill Field you can get the top of the hill without any steps or steep slopes.

  Coming Soon!

Dark Sky Discovery SiteDark Sky Discovery

Troopers Hill has been designated as a Dark Sky Discovery Site. It is a good spot for star gazing, above the city lights.


Troopers TrailsTroopers Trails, learn more about the Hill
Audio Trail, Tree Trail, Woodland Trail
Fun Learning Trails >>


Our Walking for Health Group

RHS Pride in Parks ★★★★★ >>
RHS It's Your Neighbourhood >>

Our Newsletter - latest edition >>

St George Neighbourhood Partnership

Members of the Green Capital Partnership
Friends of Troopers Hill are members of the Bristol Green Capital Partnership

Bristol 2015 Directory

Discover East Bristol

An accessible and beautiful informative map for the St George & Greater Fishponds areas, highlighting outdoor activites, routes, landmarks and features of its parks and nature reserves.

Troopers Hill Activity Sheet


Visit Bristol's other
Local Nature Reserves

Discover East Bristol

Troopers Hill is one of twelve Local Nature Reserves in Bristol.

Leaflet with map of Bristol's 12 LNRs >>
Nature in the City Page >>

Friends of Troopers Hill was formed by a group of local residents in 2003, we aim to:

• Provide a friendly community focus for people who care about Troopers Hill.
• Carry out practical conservation work to help look after Troopers Hill.
• Organise public events such as walks and talks.
• Work with Bristol Parks to make sure Troopers Hill is well looked after.

Friends of Troopers Hill do not charge membership fees. Anyone listed on the group's mailing list is considered to be a member. Email to join.

Our meetings are open to everyone with an interest in Troopers Hill or its surroundings. A copy of our constitution can be downloaded here: Friends of Troopers Hill Constitution.


A fascinating mix of wildlife and history on your doorstep

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