Arran Geofest 2018

This year’s ARRAN GEOFEST 2018 is 12th – 14th October, hosted by Arran Geopark

Come and experience Arran’s fantastic geology!

Programme is as follows:

Friday 12th

18:30—20:00 Talk: Introduction to Arran Geology. Tea and scones. (Heritage Centre)

Saturday 13th

10:00—12:00 Walk 1: Hutton’s Unconformity (Lochranza)

11:00—16:00 Walk 2: Geology of North Arran (Lochranza)

11:00—15:00 Walk 3: King’s Cave to Drumadoon (King’s Cave Carpark)

13:00—16:00 Family event: Interactive geology activities (Brodick)

19:00—20:30 Talk: Dr Simon Cuthbert – Arran’s Journey Through Deep Time (Corrie Village Hall)

Sunday 14th

10:00—13:00 Walk 4: Glacial landscapes at Glen Rosa. (Glenrosa Campsite car park)

10:00—12:30 Walk 5: Corrie shoreline with Dr Simon Cuthbert (UWS). (Corrie Primary School)

Through October School Outreach Events


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is no provided transport. Parking is available at the Heritage Centre, Lochranza CiC, Corrie Village Hall and at Kings Cave

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Telephone 01770 830680

Which events are easily acceessible?

The talks all have disabled access. All the walks involve cross country walking along paths. The Geology of North Arran walk is arduous and remote.