Beaujolais UNESCO Global Geopark
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Pedestrian race... and geosites !

This year for its 24th edition, the pedestrian race of "9 bell towers" is going to pass through several geosites: Espace Pierres Folles, Lucenay's quarry and villages of the Pierres Dorées area.

This race is a selection of the geo-initiative contest 2017.

Here is a playful and sportive way to discover and celebrate the Geopark !

Pedestrian race... and geosites !
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Geopark Beaujolais

Famous throughout the world for its wines and vineyards, the Beaujolais is also a region shaped by man, who has reaped the benefits of the soil's diversity. Its past is literally written in stone: in the golden, red, white, grey or black rocks and stones that have visibly been put to good use in local construction. This remarkable geology has given rise to great diversity, not only in the landscapes and heritage, but also in terms of human activity, in the culture and traditions that form the identity of the Beaujolais region.

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