Disabled Accessible features of Thornbridge Outdoors

Thornbridge Outdoor Great Longstone Bakewell Outdoor Centre in the heart of the Peak Park

FULLY ACCESSIBLE

If you’re a traveller with mobility issues, it’s very important to make sure your accommodation suits your needs. To make the choosing process as easy as possible, we’ve gathered some details on the accessible features of Thornbridge Outdoors to help you make your decision

Thornbridge Outdoors have a fully accessible bunkhouse known as ‘Woodlands’, which includes the following adaptations:

  • Level access throughout, no steps or stairs and wide door ways for wheelchair access (see room plan for widths)
  • A Maxi Sky remote controlled ceiling mounted hoist system (maximum weight 200kg) with a 2 point loop spreader bar (please bring your own slings) which connects the accessible bedroom to the en-suite shower room
  • An en-suite shower room with a large shower area, Chiltern Invadex TRT3 shower trolley (maximum weight 190kg), adjustable height sink, toilet with grab rails and emergency pull cord
  • Etac Clean shower commode chair & belt
  • Casa Lift 180E electric mobile hoist (maximum weight 180kg)
  • Invacare Accent single profiling bed (maximum weight 145kg) with a Countrywide Healthcare Picara low risk polyurethane foam mattress
  • Emergency pull cord in the accessible bedroom
  • Accessible outside toilet
  • Disabled car parking space right outside the front door

Unfortunately, whilst this building works incredibly well for people with a variety of specific needs, it has not been designed to facilitate independent living for wheelchair users.  It is expected that able bodied group members will be present as part of a group booking the building.

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