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Yorkshire Wildlife Park - Lion Country

Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Branton, Doncaster, DN4 6TB

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    • The Lion Country is a section within the Wildlife Park grounds. The lion section is to the right when you enter the park entrance.


Opening Times and Parking

  • For information on opening times and parking please refer to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Main Entrance / Safari Village access guide.


  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Doncaster.

Outside Access (Lion Country Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in the grounds of the Wildlife Park.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 530cm (17ft 5in).

Lion Country

  • The pathways within the Lion Country are compressed gravel with a loose chipping surface. There is a bridge to cross within the grounds which has a concrete surface. The pathways within the area have an easy to moderate gradient. There are park benches along the pathways in various locations. To the centre of the area there is a picnic table with a roofed covering. Upon leaving the area there are signposts to direct you to different areas.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are no public toilet facilities within the Lion Country. The nearest accessible toilets from the Lion Country would be the Polar Ice toilets at the main park entrance.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • The nearest standard toilets are at the main park entrance.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents are not available in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.
  • This service cannot be requested.