Discover The Geopark
With a rich abundance of natural resources teamed with some of the very best facilities, the Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark is the perfect location for an activity holiday or just to relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Given the spectacular and unique landscapes the Geopark has to offer, it is hardly surprising that outdoor recreational activities are an extremely important part of the Geopark. The vast expanses of open water and the rugged landscapes lend themselves effortlessly to an array of diverse water and land based activities where there is something to suit everyone regardless of their interests or level of ability.
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There is one commodity that is not is short supply within the Geopark and that is water and, more significantly, waterways which have been sensitively developed to create the perfect environment for boating or cruising holidays. The rivers, lakes and canals in the Geopark region are part of one of Europe’s longest networks of inland […]
The rich limestone geology of Fermanagh and Cavan along with thousands of years of Earth processes, have created a unique and spectacular underground world of caves and potholes. Access to the caves in Geopark sites is strictly controlled for safety and conservation reasons and cavers should get permission from the landowner for any caves outside […]
The many lakes and rivers contained within the Geopark ensure that it is an angler’s paradise. Game anglers have the opportunity to fish for salmon and wild brown trout in addition to stocked rainbow and brown trout, as well as the sonaghan, ferox and gillaroo trout, which are unique to Lough Melvin. Coarse anglers will […]
The Geopark has an extensive network of high quality walking trails with rambling country lanes, winding forest tracks, breathtaking mountain walks or tranquil lakeshore paths all within easy reach. Interpretation panels are located at the beginning of most walks; providing a map of the route and indicating features of interest to look out for along […]
For an energetic day out the spectacular landscapes of the Geopark can be explored on two wheels along one of the many cycle routes contained within the Geopark. There are short routes ranging from 1 to 16 kilometres and for the more adventurous cyclists there are longer routes over 90 kilometres in length. For families […]