Rustic, legendary and unique - the Vogelsberg Volcanic Region

Fire and water - these elements created and shaped the legendary Vogelsberg: experience the eventful history of the Vogelsberg Volcanic Region, which is with about 2,500 km² the largest contiguous volcanic area in Central Europe. Join us on a journey into the fiery past - in the heart of Hesse.

Geological history to touch - discover countless geological, biological and cultural peculiarities in the Geopark, which express the diversity and uniqueness of the region. Today, the Vogelsberg shows its lovely side - gentle mountains, small rivers, clear lakes and a diverse flora and fauna characterise the low mountain range landscape.

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Unfortunately the GeoTop 2020 (04. - 07. June) in the Vogelsberg had to be called off and is rescheduled for 2021!

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Green olivine in volcanic rock.

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Two job offers.

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Photo competition of the large-scale nature conservation project.

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Exciting stories from the region!


Out of love for the Vogelsberg

Source: hr fernsehen