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The Camperdown Country Park Crows Nest

Camperdown Country Park, Coupar Angus Road, Dundee, DD2 4TF

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  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Dundee.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Dundee.

Opening Times (Summer)

  • Monday 09:30 - 18:45..
  • Tuesday 09:30 - 18:45..
  • Wednesday 09:30 - 18:45..
  • Thursday 09:30 - 18:45..
  • Friday 09:30 - 18:45..
  • Saturday 09:30 - 18:45..
  • Sunday 09:30 - 18:45..

Opening Times (Winter)

  • Monday 09:30 - 15:15..
  • Tuesday 09:30 - 15:15..
  • Wednesday 09:30 - 15:15..
  • Thursday 09:30 - 15:15..
  • Friday 09:30 - 15:15..
  • Saturday 09:30 - 15:15..
  • Sunday 09:30 - 15:15..


  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located in Camperdown Park between the children's play area and wildlife centre.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders cannot booked in advance.
    • There is/are 10+ Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 340cm x 600cm (11ft 2in x 19ft 8in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 90m (98yd 1ft) from the the Crow's Nest pavilion.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 180m (196yd 2ft) from the the Crow's Nest pavilion.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is/are slopes/ramps.
    • The car park surface is tarmac and block paving.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop-off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There is additional parking throughout Camperdown Park.

Inside Access

  • There are tarmac pathways around the play area.
  • The pathways consist of easy and moderate slopes.
  • Some of the adventure equipment is accessible by easy and moderate slopes.

Changing Places

  • Location and access View
    • The facility is located at the rear of the Crows Nest.
    • There is level access to the facility.
  • Dimensions and features View
    • You do need a key for the facility.
    • It is a radar key.
    • The key can be obtained from The wildlife Centre or the kiosk at Crows Nest.
    • The dimensions of the facility are 250cm x 520cm (8ft 2in x 17ft 1in).
    • The facility changing bench height is adjustable.
    • The facility changing bench is wall mounted.
    • The length of the facility changing bench is 190cm (6ft 3in).
    • The facility hoist is powered overhead.
    • The overhead hoist covers the changing bench and the toilet.
    • The sling is attached to the hoist by hook and loop.
    • The facility toilet has a transfer space on both sides.
    • The transfer space on the left as you face the toilet is 230cm (7ft 7in).
    • The transfer space on the right as you face the toilet is 115cm (3ft 9in).
    • Wall mounted grab rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on the right.
    • Drop down rails are provided.
    • As you face the toilet the drop down rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • The type of wash basin is fixed.
    • Wall mounted grab rails are available at the wash basin.
    • As you face the wash basin, the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • Disposal facilities are not available.
    • A privacy screen is available.
    • Wide tear off paper roll is available.
    • The facility has a non-slip floor.
    • A functioning emergency alarm is available.

Standard Toilet(s)

Level Change (Standard Female Toilet)

  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located at the threshold.
  • There is / are 1 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are not clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A bowl of water cannot be provided for an assistance dog.
  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.