Wheelchair users from Calvert Trust copyright Charlie Hedley

Accessible for all

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

If you're looking for routes suitable for wheelchairs, buggies or for those who find walking a challenge, there are 42 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.

Electric wheelchair accessible boat available at Coniston Boating Centre. Specifically adapted with moveable ramp to accommodate up to six wheelchair users. Top speed of six mph. Perfect for wheelchair anglers. Check out photos of Wheelchair boat launch party photo album.


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. Please take a look at our Events section. There are tickboxes to narrow down events to those suitable for those with limited mobility, the visually impaired and /or wheelchair users.

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Need holiday accommodation?

Cottage near Coniston - copyright Charlie Hedley

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We've cosy holiday cottages, quirky boutique hotels, friendly bed and breakfasts and luxury hotels.

Our commission helps keep the National Park special: Browse and book Lake District accommodation online