Hire the Wetlands Wanderer

The Countryside team is keen to improve access to Seaton Wetlands for visitors with limited mobility, the an off-road mobility scooter (known as a Tramper) is available for hire when trained staff or volunteers are on duty.

We also have a number of volunteers who have been trained to guide visitors with a visual impairment around the Wetlands.

Please view more information about the off-road mobility scooter and watch this short video about what you can expect. Please contact the Countryside team to arrange your visit.

Before hiring the off-road mobility scooter or to arrange a guided-tour it is essential you book with the Countryside team. 

Before hiring the mobility scooter please read the terms and conditions.

You must also become a member of the Countryside Mobility scheme you can become a member at a number of sites across the UK, including Seaton Wetlands . Membership is either £2.50 for 2 weeks or £10 for the year this allows you to use off-road mobility 'Trampers' at sites across the UK. Membership forms and payment, via cash or cheque (made payable to Living Options) can be completed on your visit to Seaton Wetlands.

We do not charge for hire of the scooter but instead have a suggested donation of £5.

Hire the Reed Base

The Reed Base is a classroom space found in the heart of Seaton Wetlands.

The Reed Base can be hired for team away days, alternative birthday parties and classes/workshops. View more information about the Reed Base.

The Countryside team are able to offer a range of team building activities for staff away days.

For more information about hiring the Reed Base and the team building activities available contact the Countryside team.

Hire Pond dipping equipment

Pond dipping equipment is available to hire from the Discovery Hut from 10am to 4pm, Saturday - Monday (April - September).

The volunteers will ask for a £5 deposit.

Adults are responsible for supervising their children when they us the pond dipping equipment.

Once you have finished pond dipping,remember to return your kit to the Discovery Hut and wash your hands thoroughly.

Please leave a suggested donation of £2 per pond dipping kit.