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North West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark Geotour

17 September - 23 September

- £275.00

Travel the length of the Geopark visiting the areas of geological significance in the company of  local geologist Pete Harrison
Expert tuition by Geopark staff will help you to interpret the geology of this wild and remote highland landscape. The area has the lowest population density in Europe and exhibits unique geodiversity and biodiversity. As home of the oldest rocks in Europe, the first identified thrust fault, the oldest and biggest meteorite impact ejecta and with evidence of the earliest life; the North West Highlands Geopark really is the “Cradle of Geology”.

Sat 17th – Fri 23th September 2022£275 per person including transport, early bird discount of £15 if booked before Feb 28th (May tour) or June 30th (September Tour). £50 Deposit required. Friends of the Geopark also qualify for a further £15 discount. Fee includes tuition, insurance, transportation and materials. Accommodation is not included, however please feel free to contact us for advice.

Booking essential


Outdoor event - intermediateSuitable for adults and young peopleLevel of prior knowledge - beginnerLocation - outdoorsSubject Area - Sedimentary RocksSubject Area - Metamorphic Rocks


An event in the Scottish Geology Festival 2022, organised by the Scottish Geology Trust. Please support us: Discover – Support – Join.

Details

Start:
17 September
End:
23 September
Cost:
£275.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.nwhgeopark.com/geopark-geotours/

Organiser

North West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark
Email:
pete@nwhgeopark.com
View Organiser Website

Details

Start:
17 September
End:
23 September
Cost:
£275.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.nwhgeopark.com/geopark-geotours/

Organiser

North West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark
Email:
pete@nwhgeopark.com
View Organiser Website
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