GEOPARK NEWS BULLETINS
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- Green light for Cheshire geothermal energy research (BBC News) 09/07/2019
- Hidden underground valleys mapped by experts (BBC News) 05/07/2019
- Ocean finally engulfs 'earthquake island' nearly SIX YEARS after it was created (Daily Mail) 05/07/2019
- Holderness coast: Major cliff landslides 'every six years' (BBC News) 24/05/2019
SEAN’S SCOTLAND VISITS KNOCKAN CRAG
The STV Weather man, Sean Batty, has just been filming in the geopark, including an interview with Pete Harrison at Knockan Crag, followed by a quick visit to the Rock Stop at Unapool. He and the crew were really interested to find out about what is happening in the Geopark.
The programme containing this section is available now on the STV Player.
Another programme to look out for this month is BBC 4’s Men Of Rock currently showing on Tuesday nights where Iain Stewart talks about the key figures who played a part in uncovering Scotland’s geological history.
Plan Your Visit
Whatever your interests and however you choose to travel, the Geopark has some fantastic activities and amenities on offer for everyone, all year round. Search for activities or accommodation, download leaflets and put together an itinerary that will suit the whole family.
Stunning mountain landscapes, clean sandy beaches, ancient settlements, thriving communities – North West Highlands Geopark offers one of the best opportunities to explore wild places in Europe. Find out about the building blocks of our Geopark here.
The North West Highlands Geopark visitor centre and central hub. Cafe, local crafts and Earth Science interactive exhibition.
Are you looking for things to do in the North West Highlands? Pebble Routes are self guided trails allowing you to explore the lesser-traveled by-roads of the North West Highlands Geopark.
These driving and cycling routes through some of the nation’s best roads take in small communities and hidden treasures.
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