Global Network of National Geoparks

GEA NORVEGICA UNESCO GLOBAL GEOPARK

Celebrating Earth Heritage Gea Norvegica UNESCO Global Geopark is the first in Scandinavia. It is located in southeastern Norway, in the counties of Vestfold and Telemark at the western side of the Oslo Fjord. The story told in this UNESCO Global Geopark is a 1.5 billion year-long journey, from old mountain chains, the tropical sea, strange volcanoes, rifting of a continent and a glaciated sur...

MAGMA UNESCO GLOBAL GEOPARK

Celebrating Earth HeritageMagma UNESCO Global Geopark is situated in southwest Norway covering 5 municipalities and parts of two regions. Magma UNESCO Global Geopark is an area of unique magmatic geology. The story began as early as 1.5 billion years ago when red-hot magma and sky-high mountains characterized the region. Through millions of years, glaciers helped to form the characteristic landsc...

Trollfjell UNESCO Global Geopark

Celebrating Earth HeritageTrollfjell UNESCO Global Geopark is located on the coast in the middle of Norway. It covers 10,082 km², two-thirds of which is part of the ocean. The geology of the Trollfjell Geopark reveals ahigh diversity of rocks. This ancient space was formed by 500 million years of continental movements, and its bedrock is composed of rocks that were formed from the ancient Iap...