Global Network of National Geoparks

Northern Rocks Festival 2008

Source :source: Published :April 24, 2008

Northern Rocks 2008 runs between Saturday 24 May and Sunday 8 June. The two weeks are filled with events and activities to help you discover the geological secrets of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO European Geopark

Northern Rocks 2008 is the fifth North Pennines Festival of Geology and Landscape.  

European Geoparks Week

The festival celebrates the world-class geology of the North Pennines. It coincides with European Geoparks Week and is an official event of the UN International Year of Planet Earth.

Events for everyone

With themed walks, geological holidays, mine tours, talks, children's events and much more - there is something for everyone!

Find out more

Call 01388 528801 or email to get on the mailing list for the programme (available now), or download the pdf.