We are welcoming visitors back to the Lake District. We are working with our local partners to put measures in place that will help keep people safe.
Our page lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus has a message from our Chief Executive, how the latest coronavirus rules apply across the National Park, updates on our attractions and services, and how you can contact us.
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.
A manual wheelchair can be hired from Bowness Bay Information Centre.
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: