Geopark News & Events

In this section you’ll find information about past and current news and events items involving Lochaber Geopark. If you are looking for older versions of our Newsletters, you can find them here.

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Local Geology Course

Have you ever wondered how Lochaber's dramatic landscape was formed?  Take this opportunity to unearth our local landscape that involves… Read More

Winter Geology Talk

"Ben Nevis: a Geological History" Date: Friday 9th February Description: The story of the geological surveys of Ben Nevis from… Read More

Detailed Agenda of AGM

Annual General Meeting The AGM of Lochaber Geopark will take place on Friday 16th February 2018 at 6.30pm Venue: Lochaber… Read More

Lochaber Geopark AGM 2018

You are invited to our AGM! Date: Friday 16th February Time: 6.30pm Venue: 55A High Street Agenda: Setting of membership… Read More

Geodiversity Charter

Celebrating the launch of Scotland's Geodiversity Charter First published in June 2012, the Charter encourages the promotion and management of Scotland’s geodiversity… Read More

Winter Geology Talks

2017-18 It's that time of year again! Jim Blair of Lochaber Geopark is running a series of winter geology talks… Read More

An Sgurr, Eigg.

Geoheritage Festival

We're delighted to be part of Scotland's Geoheritage Festival. The first ever national Geoheritage Festival will run nationwide from 1st… Read More

A world made of Crystals

September 22nd is European Minerals Day! Prof. Ian Parsons, Emeritus Professor of Mineralogy, is helping us celebrate by giving a… Read More

Tiger Rock at Cuil Bay

Cuil Bay Excursion

Join our excursion to Cuil Bay on 18th September. We'll meet at Cuil Bay waterfront at 10am. This excursion will involve… Read More

Darwin’s Rest new management

We're delighted to announce Darwin's Rest cafe and craft shop has reopened, and is now under new management. Hot, homemade lunches… Read More

A West Highland Earthquake!

On Friday 4th August, the west Highlands felt the largest earthquake since 1986! Remarkably, there were in fact three separate… Read More

Wildlife in the Geopark

Talk and photo presentation with David Findlay OBE 2-3pm on Wednesday 2nd, 16th and 18th August   The geology of… Read More

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