Getting outside for exercise is of course important, but please don't take any unnecessary risks, especially in the cold and icy weather.
By staying safe and staying local you can help reduce the pressure on our emergency services.
Help keep our emergency staff and hospital beds free for those that need them most.
We aim to make your visit enjoyable, whatever your needs. Several Information Centres have facilities available to help you get around.
Lake District Mobilty have two locations where you can hire an all-terrain mobilty scooter for half a day, with a route to explore.
The National Trust have a tramper to hire at the idylic Tarn Hows, complete with a circular route of the tarn which is accessible for all and under 2 miles long.
The National Trust have an all-terrain wheelchair to hire at Fell Foot, a park site on thevery southern shore of Windermere. Fell Foot also has the first Changing Places facility in the Lake District, a full changing room with height adjustable bench and hoist for those with complex needs.
Brockhole on Windermere provides:
There's no booking charge but we do ask for proof of identification for security reasons - either a credit card, driver's licence or copy of a household bill.
Transportable mobility scooters can be hired for use whilst on holiday in the National Park. Because of insurance issues unfortunately they can't be hired on a hourly or daily basis. Please contact them directly for more details: