Tyne and Wear Reserves
Derwent Walk Country Park & Derwenthaugh Park (Gateshead Council)
Mobility Scooter Provision
The following sites have mobility scooters for hire… it is ALWAYS wise to enquire in advance to ensure one is available:
Gibside Landscape Gardens National Trust
This National Trust property is about 4 miles south of Newcastle (NE16 6BG) Enjoy a stroll along the banks of the River Derwent. Take in the changing sounds of the water from the babbling stream to the quiet of the river as you go. Meet Gibside’s oldest tree, and look out for signs of spring and wildlife such as woodpeckers, red kites, ducks and deer, as you immerse yourself in the sensory delights of nature. There are disable parking bays and they currently have wheelchairs and 2 Trampers, which you can pre-book on 01207 541820.