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Calderglen Country Park

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Address: Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
Phone Number: 44-135-523-6644
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and...
Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and features various animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs, wallabies, marmosets, meerkats, snakes, reptiles and fish.
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One Girl & her dog - Love it!

Green space and fresh air right on my doop step - me and the dog just love it. Can wander for hours, rain, hail or shine - walk away for the main paths and find the beauty of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Green space and fresh air right on my doop step - me and the dog just love it. Can wander for hours, rain, hail or shine - walk away for the main paths and find the beauty of mother nature is my advise.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

This park has a few attractions that are aimed not just at the family but couples as well. The long wooded walks, Golf course and kiddies zoo. Well worth a visit

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East Kilbride
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55 reviews 55 reviews
7 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We live in EK and visit Calderglen fairly often (with the dog for a walk or without the dog to walk around the zoo etc). My husband booked the Wild Breakfast at the zoo which was excellent. Essentially the zookeeper (Natalie) took us round some of the animals (Coatis, eagles, burrowing owls, wildcats, meerkats etc) and we fed them their... More 

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East kilbride
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Nice place with a small zoo that is well kept and great walks by the river a nice coffee shop and shop to well worth a visit.

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strathaven
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Lovely walks through the glen,golf rugby and cricket pitches in the park and an exhibition area,coffee shop for a snack

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This has to be the best free country park in Central Scotland with its animals and superb kids play area, the walks are fantastic and you will spend many good hrs here with your family

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Was fantastic seeing all the different animals. Shame about the weather and mud but hardly the parks problem :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Perfect for a family day out especially when the weathers good Zoo is brilliant and park is due for a update seeing as the one just now gets damaged a lot never the less good

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This is a lovely park to visit at any time of the year. It's a little out of the town so you need a car to get there, but a local bus to Strathaven will drop you off at the gateway. My daughter in law was looking for the admission gate to pay to get in and couldn't believe it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Took grandkids for afternoon played in adventure playground then went to zoo kids had a great time and was not too strenuous for us . Would go back again as there are plenty of walks around.

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