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Dudhope Park and Castle

Location: N/A

Area: Coldside

Sub Category: Parks

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Recreational facilities within the park include; tennis courts, an equipped play area, a concrete skateboarding park and a multi use game area (5-a-side football / basketball).

More info and maps at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/dudhopeparkcastle/


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 01 Mar 2017

Fairmuir Park

Location: N/A

Area: Coldside

Sub Category: Parks

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Currently Fairmuir Park has football pitches marked in season, an active bowling green, an equipped play area, and tennis courts located nearby on Fairmuir Road.
Public toilets and changing rooms are also available.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/%5Cenvironment%5Cfairmuirpark


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 01 Mar 2017

Finlathen Park

Location: N/A

Area: East End

Sub Category: Parks

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Finlathen and Drumgeith Parks have football pitches, woodland and paths, they are linked by the Green Circular cycle route. Finlathen Park has a play area and mini skate park. Drumgeith pavilion has changing facilities.

More info and maps at the link

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/finlathenpark


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 01 Mar 2017

Grassy Beach

Location: N/A

Area: The Ferry

Sub Category: Parks

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Grassy Beach is a pleasant 1.6 Km stretch of mixed use path along the estuarine river front, from the Stannergate at the Eastern end of the port area, to the edge of Broughty Ferry at Douglas Terrace. It forms part of the city's Greenways Network and is very popular with cyclists, bird watchers, and walkers.

More info and maps at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/grassybeach/


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 01 Mar 2017

Magdalen Green

Location: West End

Area: West End

Sub Category: Parks

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Magdalen Green has the distinction of being Dundee's oldest city park having been in use for some 400 years and has long been used for both meeting and recreational purposes.

The bandstand built in 1890 has become a Dundee icon and hosts concerts on Sunday afternoons during the summer.

An active volunteer group – the Friends of Magdalen Green helps look after the green, and raises funds for new facilities.

More info and maps at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/magdalen


Posted Date: 01 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 01 Mar 2017

Broughty Ferry Esplanade, Castle Green and Awards Beach

Location: Broughty Ferry

Area: The Ferry

Sub Category: Parks

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Broughty Ferry has a fantastic sandy resort award winning beach. In the summer thousands of people come to build sand castles and paddle in the water. In the winter the beach becomes a haven for migrating waders. At any time of year it is great for a walk. Please note that animals are not allowed on the beach from May to September

The Esplanade runs along the top of the beach passed sand dunes and sand martin nests to Broughty Castle and Castle Green play park. The play park won a Nancy Ovens award in 2008, with its new equipment and water play features. Castle Green also features a crazy golf course, kiddicars and attractive flower beds, which also are a feature of the quieter Windmill Gardens across the road.

More info at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/broughtybeach


Posted Date: 28 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 28 Feb 2017

Broughty Ferry Local Nature Reserve

Location: Broughty Ferry

Area: The Ferry

Sub Category: Parks

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How to find it, inhabitants of the reserve and more at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/rangerservice/bfnature


Posted Date: 28 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 28 Feb 2017

Balgay Park

Location: Balgay Hill

Area: West End

Sub Category: Parks

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Balgay Hill, home of the city's Mills Observatory (link is external), has a fine mixture of deciduous and large conifer trees. For a relaxing afternoon, walk along the network of footpaths offering magnificent views across the River Tay.

Further info and map at the link

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/balgayvictoria


Posted Date: 27 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 27 Feb 2017

Victoria Park

Location: N/A

Area: West End

Sub Category: Parks

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Victoria Park offers a mixture of rose gardens, bedding plant displays, active play and recreational areas.

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/balgayvictoria


Posted Date: 27 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 27 Feb 2017

Lochee Park

Location: Lochee

Area: Lochee

Sub Category: Parks

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Lochee Park, donated to the city by the Cox Brothers (jute mill owners) in 1890, provides ample space for active sports.

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/environment/balgayvictoria


Posted Date: 27 Feb 2017

Reviewed Date: 27 Feb 2017

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