Natural England - Accessible natural sites

Accessible natural sites

28 July 2011

For people with disabilities who would like to visit the countryside and experience nature. 

Accessible natural sites map

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Each natural site is described to help you decide if it meets your access needs. The information has been gathered from the organisations that manage the sites. Please contact the site if you need more information.

Key to access routes

3 star 3 star – A smooth & level path, likely to be suitable for all types of wheelchairs

2 star 2 star – A reasonably smooth path with some gentle ups & downs

1 star 1 star – A path with a firm but uneven surface and/or gradients steeper than 1:10, more suited for a powerful all-terrain mobility scooter.

Key to site facilities

Assistance dogs permitted Assistance dogs permitted

Car parking Car parking

Designated car parking Designated car parking

Hearing impairment facilities Hearing impairment facilities

Mobility impairment facilities Mobility impairment facilities

On site staff assistance On site staff assistance

Suitable for accompanied wheelchair users Suitable for accompanied wheelchair users

Suitable for wheelchair users Suitable for wheelchair users

Visual impairment facilities Visual impairment facilities

Wheelchair accessible toilets Wheelchair accessible toilets

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