Coombe Crags Guided Geology Walk with Cumbria Geoconservation

Coombe Crags – Tropical seas and river deltas of the Carboniferous

Cumbria Geoconservation will be leading two walks for Tullie House to explore Carlisle’s diverse geological history. Time travel 359 million years ago to the Tropical seas of the Carboniferous in Coombe Crags on Sunday 15th May. Please book in advance as there are limited places on these walks. Find out more on Cumbria Geoconservation’s amazing work by visiting their website:

All children under 16, must be accompanied by an adult. Places are limited and must be booked in advance. Please visit our website or all the box office on 01228 618700 to book onto this workshop.

A 4 mile walk on field and forest paths, some steep ups and downs, requiring reasonable agility. Small risk of vertigo. Excursion expected to take 3-4 hours. Packed lunch recommended. No toilets at start.

Meet at Banks Car Park, NY 574 647
Group size: Max 12 people


(Image by Steve Rozario)


Adult: Free Children: Free, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. The guided walk is free, but spaces are limited so booking is essential.


On: 15 th May 2022, 10:00 am Until: 15 th May 2022, 2:00 pm


Coombe Crags