Wheelchair users from Calvert Trust copyright Charlie Hedley

Access for all

Boat adapted for wheelchairs

We aim to make your visit enjoyable, whatever your needs.

Miles without stiles

If you're looking for routes suitable for wheelchairs, buggies or for those who find walking a challenge, there are more than 40 Miles Without Stiles routes across the National Park.

The Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole has many facilities to help make your visit as comfortable and accessible as possible.


Many of our events are suitable for those with limited mobility, the visually-impaired or the hearing-impaired. We also have events suitable for wheelchair users. There are tickboxes to narrow down events to those suitable for those with limited mobility, the visually impaired and /or wheelchair users on our Events and guided walks search.

Wheelchair and all-terrain mobility scooter hire

Hire an all-terrain mobility scooter or a wheelchair

Blue badge holder spaces for disabled users

All our car parks have blue badge holder spaces - please display your blue badge. Our charges apply to all vehicles, including blue badge holders. However we do allow an extra hour for blue badge holders. In order to qualify, please fill in the form below:

Blue Badge Parking Exemption Permit (Word document)