Copper Coast Geopark Ltd.
Knockmahon,
Bunmahon,
Co. Waterford,
Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)51 292828

Nine New Global Geoparks.

Nine new sites were added to the UNESCO-supported Global Geoparks Network during the 4th Asia-Pacific Geoparks Network Symposium that took place in the San'in Kaigan Geopark, Japan, from 15 to 20 September.
Brief details of each of them can be found here.  Five of the new Global Geoparks are in Europe - Lanzarote and Chinijo Islands (Spain), Pollino (Italy), Reykjanes (Iceland), Sitia (Crete, Greece), Troodos (Cyprus). 

Geopark

The area was declared a European Geopark in 2001 and a UNESCO Global Geopark in 2004. This geologically diverse area contains records of Palaeozoic volcanism and the last ice age. more

Location

The Copper Coast is a stretch of the southern coast of Ireland in County Waterford. It is named for the historic metal-mining industry, the legacies of which now constitute a tourist attraction. more

Walking Trails

Along with an audio tour around Annestown, we also have walking trail cards for the villages along the Copper Coast. The trail cards can be printed or stored for viewing on your phone. more

Website by: Déise Design
A European Geopark Located In Co. Waterford, Ireland.