Burren Geosites

Burren Geosites

Geosites are areas of geological importance.  There are 9 sites in the Burren & Cliffs of Moher Geopark, each is accessible and tells a part of the story of the geology of the Burren.

The Stone, Water, Ice publication is a guide to each site and is available from Visitor Centres throughout the Burren.

Flaggy Shore
Fanore Beach
Doolin Pier
Cliffs of Moher
Lisdoonvarna Spa Wells
Burren National Park
Lough Bunny
Carron Turlough
Poulnabrone

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Irish Tourism Industry Awards 2017

A Big Congratulations to the Burren Ecotourism Network members that have been shortlisted for the Irish Tourism Industry Awards 2017.   Burren & Cliffs of Moher Global Geopark and Doolin Cave shortlisted for Best …

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Stone, water and Ice: the Burren – a landscape shaped by time.

This course is an introduction to the geology of the Burren aimed at anyone with an interest in the Burren and a curious mind. It will run for 5 Thursday evenings …

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