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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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

Great Geology Day!

Join us in the Visitor Centre for a day of fun activities for kids. Learn about how the mountain building,… Read More

Excursion to the lead mine

August's excursion will take us to the Fee Donald Lead Mine by Strontian. 21st August 2017. Meet at 9.30am at… Read More

Loch Leven excursion

Join us on our next excursion! This time, we will be following one of our Geotrails, the Loch Leven Circuit.… Read More

UNESCO update 2017

In June 2016 Lochaber Geopark went through a validation process to become a UNESCO Global Geopark. We are pleased that… Read More

Eigg from Morar by Ian Parsons

Excursion to the Rhue Peninsula

On Monday, 29th May, Lochaber Geopark Geology Group (LG3) are heading out on their next excursion. Destination: Rhue Peninsula, Arisaig Agenda:… Read More

Intrusions on Lismore by Ian Hamilton

LG3 Excursion to Lismore

On Monday, 17th April, Lochaber Geopark Geology Group (LG3) are heading out on their next excursion. Destination: Isle of Lismore Agenda:… Read More

Cafe manager required!

Darwin’s Rest Visitor Centre, Café and Craft Shop  Responsible to: Lochaber Geopark General Manager Working hours: 9am to 5pm, 5… Read More

First LG3 trip of 2017

On Wednesday, 29th March, Lochaber Geopark Geology Group (LG3) are heading out on their first excursion of 2017. Destination: Lochaline… Read More

Glen Roy’s latest news

We're delighted to share this new paper on the Parallel Roads published in the Proceedings of the Geologists' Association journal,… Read More

Spring’17 Local Geology Course

Lochaber Geopark's local geology course with Noel Williams Are you interested in Lochaber’s dramatic geology or do you provide activities and… Read More

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