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Geopark Events


Our 2019 programme of events for the Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark is ready for your enjoyment. It is designed to embrace the ethos of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in hosting events within the Geopark area which reflect the rich natural and cultural heritage of the border regions of counties Fermanagh and Cavan.  The programme is also designed to cater for all interests: from family fun days, heritage and geology talks to walking and food festivals, craft workshops and guided rambles.  There is a mix of activities for all those interested in learning more about their Geopark.

 

 

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Date: 08th June, 2019

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Guided walk along the Magho Cliffs pathway leading from the the Magho Viewpoint to the Shore Road.  The view from the top is arguably one of the best vistas on the island of Ireland and the cliffs are also home to some of the rarest flora and fauna within the Geopark.  Please wear sturdy footwear and warm […]


Date: 09th June, 2019

Time: 10:00am

Join Geopark staff for this unique taste of the Geopark.  The day begins with a tour of the incredible underground cave system of the Marble Arch Caves, a delicious gourmet lunch in award winning Gearoid Lynch’s The Olde Post Inn, before finally taking a luxurious boat trip around the amazing waterway system of Lough Oughter, which […]


Date: 16th June, 2019

Time: 2:00pm

Learn more about the beautiful orchid plants on this guided walk with local Geopark Guide Andy King including lots of information on the local biodiversity of the Geopark.  Please wear stout footwear and bring warm waterproof clothing. Free event.  For more information please contact your local Geopark Office on  +353 (0) 49 9526121.


Date: 22nd June, 2019

Time: 4:30am

Experience the magic of the Summer Solstice with local Geopark Guide Seamus O’hUltacháin at Cavan Burren Park.  Enjoy a guided sunrise walk around this amazing relict landscape.  Walkers will be guided to the famous prehistoric monuments of Cavan Burren Park to experience how our ancestors related their place of burial and worship to the astronomical […]


Date: 23rd June, 2019

Time: 2:00pm

Bi-lingual guided walk as part of the Fleadh Na Ríochta, Glangevlin. Learn about the enigmatic Séan Éamoinn Ruairí on this Geopark Trail. Free event.  Please wear sturdy footwear and wear warm waterproof clothing. For more information please contact Luke McGinley +353 (0) 87 2851154.