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Cathal Buί Festival

Saturday 29th June  Moneygashel – A Walk through Time (Cathal Buί Festival)
Time: 11.30am   Meet at Gowlan Church, Blacklion
Enjoy a guided tour of the mystical surroundings of Moneygashel Cashel.  Discover examples of stone working spanning from prehistoric times to 20th century with local Geopark Guide Séamus Ó’hUltacháin.  Distance approx. 4km.  Walk will last approx. 2 hours. € 5 for adults and children free.  Wear sturdy footwear and warm waterproof clothing. For more info and bookings contact Séamus on +353 (0) 87 9653178

Exploring a Prehistoric Landscape, Cavan Burren Park (Cathal Buί Festival)

Sunday 30th June  Exploring a Prehistoric Landscape, Cavan Burren Park (Cathal Buί Festival)
Time: 1.45pm    Meet at Interpretative Centre, Cavan Burren Park , Blacklion
As part of the Cathal Buί Community Arts and Heritage Festival, experience a guided tour of the wonderful prehistoric landscape of Cavan Burren Park.  Learn more about the magnificent megalithics, the amazing geology and the intriguing folklore of this special landscape with local Geopark Guide Séamus Ó’hUltacháin.  Walk will last approx. 3 hours. Wear good footwear and bring warm waterproof clothing.  € 5 for adults and children free. For more information and to book contact Seamus on +353 (0) 87 9653178.

Cycling the Geopark Way in Killykeen Forest Park 

Saturday, 29th June    Cycling the Geopark Way in Killykeen Forest Park 
Time: 2pm   Meet at Main Car Park, Killykeen Forest Park, Cavan
As part of Bike Week 2019 experience the Geopark through a different perspective.  Join Geopark and Cavan Adventure Centre staff and enjoy cycling a trail around this majestic park.  Learn about the geology and biodiversity of the park while taking in breathtaking views. Free event.  Booking essential.  Wear sturdy footwear and wear warm waterproof clothing. To book  contact the Geopark on +353 (0) 49 9526121

Seán Éamoinn Ruairί Trail

Sunday 23rd June Seán Éamoinn Ruairί Trail (Fleadh na Rίochta, Glangevlin
Time: 2pm – 4pm  Meet at Glangevlin Hall
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.

Summer Solstice Cavan Burren Walk – Not to Be Missed

Saturday 22nd June Solstice Sunrise Walk at Cavan Burren Park 
Time: 4.30am   Meet at Interpretative Centre, Cavan Burren Park , Blacklion
Experience the magic of the Summer Solstice with local Geopark Guide Seámus 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 to experience how our ancestors related their place of burial and worship to the astronomical phenomenon which marks the longest day and shortest night of the year.  Free event.  Booking Essential.  Please wear sturdy footwear and bring warm waterproof clothing. For more information please contact +353 (0)49 9526121 during office hours.