You have arrived at the virtual guide of Lauhanvuori-Hämeenkangas Geopark!
Lauhanvuori-Hämeenkangas Geopark connects the finest camping attractions of Western-Finland into a unity which combines geological heritage with culture and diverse opportunities for nature travel. On this website, you can take a virtual tour of the area. Welcome to Lauhanvuori-Hämeenkangas Geopark!
What is a Geopark?
Geopark is a shared international brand for unique geological sites. Geoparks aim to promote geological tourism, the preservation of geological heritage, the teaching of science, as well as advancing business in line with sustainable development. Strong local commitment is the backbone of Geopark.
Who are we?
Lauhanvuori-Hämeenkangas Aspiring Geopark is a region for geo and nature travel formed by Suupohja in South Ostrobothnia, Northern Satakunta and municipalities in Northwestern Pirkanmaa. Metsähallitus, Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke), enterprises in the region, as well as associations and stakeholders are applying for UNESCO’s Geopark status for the area together.