Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark

The Cuilcagh Lakelands Global Geopark contains some of the finest landscapes on the island of Ireland.

Ranging from rugged uplands, lakes and forests through to gently rolling drumlins, the landscapes of the Geopark represent a complex Earth history dating back as far as 895 million years ago.

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Castle Archdale Forest

Castle Archdale Forest

Drumshane, Fermanagh

A 520 hectare mixed broadleaved and coniferous lowland forest located on the sho...

11 miles
Killeshandra Lake and Forest Walk

Killeshandra Lake and Forest Walk

Killashandra, Cavan

If you’re after a quiet walk with all but birdsong to interrupt the tranquillity...

24 miles
Lough MacNean Amenity Area

Lough MacNean Amenity Area

Toam, Cavan

Lough MacNean is a large freshwater lake divided into two parts.

8 miles
Lough Navar Forest

Lough Navar Forest

Church Hill, Fermanagh

A spectacular forest extends across 2,600 hectares of bog; heath; open water; na...

18 miles
Castle Saunderson

Castle Saunderson

Castlesaunderson, Cavan

The story of Castle Saunderson is marked by fire and blood, conquest, and divisi...

24 miles
Blacklion Village Trail (Cathal Buí Trail)

Blacklion Village Trail (Cathal Buí Trail)

Blacklion, Cavan

The Blacklion Village Trail, also known as the Cathal Buí Trail is a perfect spo...

17 miles
Ely Lodge Forest

Ely Lodge Forest

Blaney, Fermanagh

The forest extends over 250 hectares and is a delightful mixture of both native ...

7.4 miles
Carrigan Forest

Carrigan Forest

Doagh Glebe, Fermanagh

Carrigan Forest is the gateway between two significant expanses of upland forest...

20 miles
Cladagh Glen

Cladagh Glen

Marlbank, Fermanagh

The narrow-steep sided gorge of the Cladagh Glen is one of the most picturesque ...

14 miles
Shannon Pot

Shannon Pot

Derrylahan, Cavan

As the surface rising of Ireland’s longest river, the Shannon Pot’s fame can be ...

21 miles
Cuilcagh Mountain Park

Cuilcagh Mountain Park

Marlbank, Fermanagh

Cuilcagh Mountain Park takes in 2,500 hectares on the northern slopes of Cuilcag...

14 miles
Big Dog Forest

Big Dog Forest

Scribbagh, Fermanagh

Big Dog Forest, cloaked largely with conifers, dotted with open stretches of upl...

20 miles

Latest News

Temporary Closure – Lough Navar Scenic Drive

Temporary Closure – Lough Navar Scenic Drive

23 September 2021

Temporary Closure - Lough Navar Scenic Drive

Cuilcagh Boardwalk 3 day Closure for Essential Maintenance

Cuilcagh Boardwalk 3 day Closure for Essential Maintenance

14 September 2021

Cuilcagh Boardwalk 3-day closure for essential maintenance

Local Community invited to shape Shared Heritage Plan for Cuilcagh Mountain

Local Community invited to shape Shared Heritage Plan for Cu...

25 August 2021

For those living within approximately a 10-mile radius from the summit of Cuilca...

OCN Level 2 Tour Guide Training Opportunity

OCN Level 2 Tour Guide Training Opportunity

11 August 2021

This course is perfect for individuals who have a keen interest and commitment t...

Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark creates a Geopark Activity Passport!

Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark creates a Geopark Activity Passpo...

1 July 2021

We have the perfect solution to keep your children amused over the next couple o...

Forest schools grow new beginnings in Fermanagh and Omagh

Forest schools grow new beginnings in Fermanagh and Omagh

4 May 2021

Aimed at promoting sustainable outdoor education programmes to inspire innovativ...

Launch of OCN NI training courses

Launch of OCN NI training courses

31 March 2021

Lough Erne Landscape Partnership (LELP), in partnership with the Marble Arch Cav...

Mapping a Geopark poem by poem

Mapping a Geopark poem by poem

16 March 2021

How do you engage the public when you need to stay in your own 5km or 10 mile zo...

Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark creates ‘Heritage Champions’ of the Geopark

Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark creates ‘Heritage Ch...

3 March 2021

The Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark (MACUGG) has added to their existing...

Geopark’s Sustainable Training Scheme a success

Geopark’s Sustainable Training Scheme a success

25 February 2021

A new pilot sustainability scheme for tourism businesses within the Marble Arch ...

RFQ: Tour Guide and Story Telling Training

RFQ: Tour Guide and Story Telling Training

16 February 2021

The Lough Erne Landscape Partnership (LELP), in partnership with the Marble Arch...

Geological Survey Ireland announces funding awards for Community Geoheritage Projects

Geological Survey Ireland announces funding awards for Commu...

8 January 2021

Geological Survey Ireland has awarded Geoheritage grants to six community-based ...

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