Yorkshire Wildlife Park
Yorkshire Wildlife Park is and Award winning Wildlife experience. Situated just outside Doncaster, the park offers a unique view into the world of animals with walkthough areas including Lemur Woods and Wallaby Walkabout.
The most endangered carnivore in Africa, the Painted Hunting Dog, can be also be seen at the Park, and on the ˜African Plains', zebra, antelope, ankole cattle and ostrich roam free. Other animals include the popular meerkats, racoon dogs and a new herd of Bactrian Camels. Birds of Prey fly at weekends and during the school holidays from April to September 1st.
Regional food is championed at the Wild Cafe and children love the slides and astraslides in the Jungle Play Barn.
Education programmes can be arranged for schools, and visitors can experience unique packages such as â€˜Behind the Scenes VIP Tours' and ˜Ranger for a Day'.
For the latest costs and offers see details on http://www.yorkshirewildlifepark.co.uk/
DirectionsUsing Satellite Navigation
Enter Post Code DN4 6TB and not the Postal Address DN3 3NH. The entrance to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park is new The Post Code DN4 6TB will direct you to the established roads opposite the new entrance . Once you reach the destination please follow the signs directing you to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Car Park
Take the No. 91 bus from Stand A1 at the Frenchgate Centre, Doncaster to Branton village.
Get off the bus just before the Post Office and the pedestrian access to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park is up Brockholes Lane which is opposite. No access for vehicles this way. From Finningley direction, get off the bus at the Three Horseshoes pub in Branton.
By Car or Coach
From M18 - Junction 3:
Leave the M18 at Junction 3 and take the A6182, go straight ahead at the first roundabout. At the second roundabout go straight ahead on to Wilmington Drive, you will pass the Lakeside Village on your left. At the next roundabout, follow the road around to the right on to Lakeside Boulevard. Follow the road around the lake, you will pass the ASDA Superstore on your left and the Dome Leisure Complex on your right. Turn right at the roundabout onto the A638 Bawtry Rd. Continue along Bawtry Rd until you see the brown tourist sign directing you to turn left along Warning Tongue Lane. The entrance to the park is just over the bridge on your right.
From M18 - Junction 4:
Leave the M18 at Junction 4 and take the A630. At the second roundabout turn left on to Hatfield Lane. AT the next mini roundabout, take a left turn into Nutwell Lane. Follow the road through Old Cantley until you reach the next roundabout, go straight on here and follow Warning Tongue Lane for approximately half a mile until you see the entrance to the park on your left.
From the A1:
Join the M18 at Junction 35 and follow the instructions above.
From the M1:
Join the M18 at Junction 32 and follow the instructions above.
From Doncaster Town Centre:
Follow the A638 Bawtry Rd from the town centre (sign posted Racecourse. Continue along Bawtry Rd until you see the brown tourist sign directing you to Brockholes Farm, turn left along Warning Tongue Lane. The entrance to the park is just over the bridge on your right.
From Auckley, Robin Hood Airport, Blaxton:
Follow the B1396 towards Doncaster. Drive through the village of Branton, you will see the Post Office on your right. At the next roundabout turn left on to Warning Tongue Lane. After approximately half a mile you will see the entrance to the Park on your left.
Opening TimesSpring & Summer Season 2012
Please note that the Wildlife Park is open everyday until the 4th November 2012.
The park will close at 6pm (Last Entry at 5pm)
No Dogs or Pets are allowed on site.
Pushchairs, Prams and Buggies are not allowed in the Animal Contact Area or the
South America Viva Exhibit.
YWP reserve the right to change any of the information on this website without