Groovy Geology at Hopetoun

Hopetoun House Houptoun House, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, Scotland

Enjoy your Bank Holiday at Hopetoun with a Ranger-led stroll along the foreshore exploring part of the best of West Lothian’s geological resource. We might even spot some local wildlife as we go! Not suitable for children under 8. Exact times subject may change with the tidal forecast. This walk will cover approx. 3 miles […]


North West Highlands Geopark Field Excursion: Kinlochbervie

Relationships Within and Between the Lewisian Gneiss and Torridonian Sandstone of the Kinlochbervie Area With North West Highlands Geopark Geologist Pete Harrison and Geopark Director Murdo MacPherson   The day will consist of a walk along the coast between Oldshoremore and Sheigra, examining the wide variety of structures within the Lewisian Gneiss of the area […]


North West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark Geotour

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 […]