Tramper hire and wheelchair loan
For those with limited mobility, we offer wheelchair loan (no need to pre-book) or you can hire out a Tramper (pre-booking essential), an electric all-terrain mobility scooter suitable for rough ground and steeper inclines from the Centre.
To hire the Tramper, you must be an existing member of the North York Moors Mobility scheme. Members can hire it on a pre-booked basis (two trampers are available daily, one at 10.30am and the second at 11.30am). Non-members can sign up and receive training (pre-booking also required). To find out more, please call
The Tramper scheme has been set up in partnership with Outdoor Mobility.
There is an accessible public toilet in the courtyard directly outside the National Park Centre Centre.
You need a RADAR key to open this toilet. A key is available from the Information Desk. You can also purchase your own RADAR key for £3.60 from the Information Desk. The toilet door is 890mm wide.
Level access at main entrance
From the street to the main entrance, there is level access.
The path is 1500mm wide, or more.
The main entrance has level access.
The door is 1500mm wide.
The main door is side hung and manual.
There are large double doors leading in to the foyer which are kept open during opening times. A bell is set to the side of the doors for access when closed (this would be due to adverse weather conditions). A further set of double automatic doors leads into the National Park Centre and shop.
Facilities for visual impairment
We have contrast markings on all glass doors, contrast markings on all full-height windows and high colour contrast between walls and doorframes.
We have information in audio and braille.
Facilities for hearing impairment
We have a hearing loop in the National Park Centre Information desk.
Some staff have disability awareness training.
We have accessible parking available in the main car park
Trained assistance dogs welcome
For full details and facilities, please see our full Accessibility guide.