Friends of Hugh Miller Fossil Collection

Online Event

The Friends of Hugh Miller would like to show you round their fossil collection with this short video by geologist Gavin Berkenheger. https://www.facebook.com/The-Friends-of-Hugh-Miller-1148338595254661/?view_public_for=1148338595254661 The organisation brings together people from all […]

Geopoetry 2020

Online Event

This event was due to take place at the Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh. Due to the coronavirus situation it will now take place online, and we are delighted to present […]

Free

Virtual Walk: Siccar Point to St Abb’s Head

Online Event

The rocky coastline to the south of Siccar Point is one of the finest walks on the east coast of Scotland. Dramatic cliffs of greywacke sandstone plunge to inaccessible beaches, […]

£5

Virtual Walk: Dunglass to Siccar Point

Online Event

Where else on Britain’s coast can you walk through 100 million years and three geological periods? Probably nowhere! This coastal walk follows the route of James Hutton and friends on […]

£5

Return of the Virtual Rock Doctors

Online Event

Send in images of your summer finds and see if the Rock Docs can identify it for you. Send in an image during the week before the event, or earlier, […]

Edinburgh Geological Society: Joppa Shore (online excursion)

Online Event

The section at Joppa extends from the Upper Limestone Formation, through the Passage Formation and into the Lower Coal Measures (Carboniferous). The excellent exposures allow for study of the sedimentology […]

Lochaber Geopark: Ardgour to Lochaline

By car, with a series of stops from Ardgour to Lochaline. Moine metasediments, Strontian Granite, dykes, Moine/Triassic(?) unconformity, Jurassic sediments, Lochaline quartz sand, finishing with a beach Jurassic fossil hunt. […]

£50

Edinburgh Geological Society Excursion: Joppa Shore

The section at Joppa extends from the Upper Limestone Formation, through the Passage Formation and into the Lower Coal Measures (Carboniferous). The excellent exposures allow for study of the sedimentology […]

Lochaber Geopark: Glen Coe

An introduction to the geology of Glen Coe, including Dalradian basement, pre-volcano land surface, rhyolite lava flows, the North Graben Fault with andesitic debris (optional, up the hillside), and a […]

£65