Monday, November 30, 2015

Wheelchair Friendly Canal Boats

Find disabled and wheelchair accessible canal boat hire and canal boat trusts that offer holidays and short breaks for people with a range of disabilities and special needs including wheelchair users. There are a number of accessible and adapted boats offering holidays for the disabled in canals throughout the UK. Check out the listings below for details along with canal boat contacts and canal locations.

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    Sells wide fitting shoes and orthopedic shoes with special orthotic insole inserts. Shoes are extra wide width and large with sizes available up to...
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    Mar 14, 2012

    UK based company offering over 500 styles of quality walking sticks, canes and walking aids including seat sticks, quads and crutches. Products...
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Accessible Boating

Hampshire based organisation with two accessible boats with one catering for up to 6 wheelchair users. Based on the Basingstoke Canal.

Canal Boat Project

Offers accessible canal boat hire and disabled canal boat holidays and short breaks in the UK. View brochures, boat details and the canals available.

Lyneal Trust

A charity running the Shropshire Lass, a 70 foot, 8 berth canal boat adapted for disabled use.

Seagull Trust

Provides canal cruising for the disabled in Scotland using specially constructed canal boats on the Caledonian, Union and Forth and Clyde canals. Also offers a holiday boat in Falkirk. Includes booking and donation details plus news.

Stockport Canal Boat Trust

Provides accessible canal trips on canals of North West England aboard a specially converted wheelchair friendly narrow boat.

The Bruce Trust

Has four accessible canal boats 12 berth, 10 berth and 6 berth with hydraulic lifts, wide doors and access ramps and disabled WC's. Berkshire based.

The Pirate Castle

Providing details of inaccessible canal narrowboat available to enjoy the waterways of London and sleeping up to 12 guests. Site provides details of the vessel and how to book.

Warrington Disability Partnership

Details of a specially adapted 40 foot long narrow boat for up to 12 people complete with wheelchair ramps. Available to families and groups in the Warrington area.

Wheelchair Accessible Canal Boat

Hire a specially adapted narrowboat providing wheelchair access on, off and throughout the boat. Beatrice is a specially designed wheelchair friendly 53ft - 4 berth narrowboat and is available for hire for you, your family and pets to enjoy the waterways of Warwickshire. Site provides images, narrowboat layout and booking information.