If you live in the UK and would like to experience the Trike first hand then we have a number of options. We are beginning to grow a great network of Experience Centres where you can go along, have a demo on a Mountain Trike, or even hire one out for a few hours to put it through it paces. For the MT Push or MT Evo please Contact us for details. If you live outside the UK check to see if there is a distributor in your country and you can arrange a demo direct with them.
Experience Community CIC, Huddersfield:
Experience Community is a social enterprise set up in the Leeds area and provides off road experiences for wheelchair users. These include group rambles, wheelchair skill courses and they also work closely with the National Parks to make the countryside more accessible. They are an approved distributor for our Mountain Trike products for customers in the Yorkshire area. They have a fleet of Mountain Trike wheelchairs available for hire, demonstrations and offer sales and after sales for their customers. Trail rides happen most weekends.
Please contact Craig for more information.
They have 5 Mountain Trikes and 1 Mountain Trike Evo available for demos or can be hired to join them on their organised rambles.
Active Trails, Whitlingham Country Park, Norfolk:
ActiveTrails offer demonstrations of the self propel Mountain Trike so please feel free to contact them direct to arrange a demonstration. Please call them prior to arriving to arrange an appointment.
They also offer demonstrations at an alternative location at The Norfolk Coastal Centre for Independent Life, in Gorleston. Please visit their website for full details.
They have 2 Mountain Trikes available for demos or hire.
Whitlingham Country Park,
Progression Bikes, Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland:
Progression Bikes are based in the heart of some of the finest terrain Scotland has to offer. With their wealth of experience they can help you tap in to the many and varied local trails. They offer flexible hire and training packages, guiding and a wide range of hire bikes.
They have one Mountain Trike available for demos.
Tel: 07825 322 225http://www.progressionbikesscotland.com/
Exeter Disability Centre
Exeter Disability have a trusted reputation built up over twenty years. They not only supply wheelchairs and a wide range of independent living aids, but also assess your mobility aids needs in a made-to-measure fashion. Exeter Disability Centre are an approved distributor for our Mountain Trike all-terrain wheelchair products. They offer demonstrations, sales and after sales for customers in the Devon and Somerset area. Please get in touch with David and his team for more information or to arrange a demo.
They have a Mountain Trike available for demonstrations
Exeter Mobility Centre Unit
2 Silverton Road,
Tel 01392 824428http://www.exeterdisabilitycentre.co.uk/
Brownsea Island, Poole, Dorset
Brownsea Island is the perfect day's adventure - this island wildlife sanctuary is easy to get to but feels like another world from the moment you get ashore. A wheelchair friendly ferry can take you to and from the island and its easy to get around as they have a fleet of MT Push wheelchairs available to use free of charge on site. Normal admission fee's apply.
They currently have 3 MT Push all terrain wheelchairs available for visitors to use.
When Stourhead first opened in the 1740s, a magazine described it as ‘a living work of art’. The world-famous landscape garden has at its centrepiece a magnificent lake reflecting classical temples, mystical grottoes, and rare and exotic trees, and offers a day of fresh air and discovery. This National Trust site in Wiltshire have a fleet of MT Push wheelchairs available for their visitors to use to help access the beautiful landscape garden. Normal admission fee's apply.
They have a fleet of 4 MT Push available for visitors to use free of charge.
Stourhead National Trust,
Kingston Lacy, Dorset
Explore Kingston Lacy, a lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace in the rural Dorset countryside. Enjoy a picnic on the south lawn or let the children run wild in the nearby play areas. Visit the Japanese Garden, complete with authentic tea house or head to the sheltered woodland. Kingston Lacy offer inclusive access around the estate and MT Push all terrain wheelchairs are available for visitors to use free of charge. Normal admission fee's apply.
They have 3 MT Push wheelchairs available.
Kingston Lacy National Trust
English Heritage cares for over 400 historic places, bringing the story of England to life for millions of visitors each year. They have two MT Push all terrain wheelchairs to offer visitors better access to their sites. During the Summer months of 2017 a MT Push will be available at Tintagel Castle in Cornwall and Dover Castle in Kent.
Contact each site for further information and visit the website for further information about what each specific site has to offer for a day out:
Tintagel Castle: 01840 770328
Dover Castle: 01304 211067http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/
Hindleap Warren, East Sussex:
Hindleap Warren is a centre for young people and provides residential and day courses for youth clubs, schools and SEN schools. They have an MT Push available, for residents attending their courses.
Contact: Suzanne Baldock,
Shorne Country Park, Kent
Shorne Country Park is one of the most popular country parks in Kent. The Park offers everything you need to spend a day enjoying the great outdoors and have a MT Push for hire, to allow everyone to enjoy the park.
Shorne Country Park,
Telephone: 03000 41 47 47
Hiring is a great way to experience the Trike for yourself and to really see how it can fit into your life and go to all those places which are dear to you. We have a small hire fleet of standard Mountain Trikes and two MT Push Trikes and offer demonstrations for the MT Evo. You may want to hire it for a special occasion such as a festival, or simply try it out on your favourite walk. Due to our small hire fleet, during our peak season May - October, priority is always given to individuals rather than organisations. Please contact us with your preferred dates and we can sort out the rest. NB Hire is only available for the UK.
- Two days Hire - £100 Plus £80 delivery/collection (this charge maybe higher for remote locations)
- 5 day Hire - £175 plus £80 delivery/collection (this charge maybe higher for remote locations)
- 9 day Hire -£250 plus £80 delivery/collection (this charge maybe higher for remote locations)
- If you hire and then go on to purchase your own Trike, we will deduct the two day hire fee from the price (ie £100)
Please note this offer is only available for one hire period and if the Trike is bought direct from Mountain Trike.
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- There is an additional charge of £80 for the courier delivery and collection to anywhere in the UK but this is free if you collect and drop it off yourself, why not swing by and say hello? If you live in a remote location the delivery and collection charge maybe higher so please enquire to find out an exact cost.
- Due to high demand, you can only hire a Trike for a maximum of 9 days
- Please note that the Trike will be delivered in a box weighing 26kg and measures 89cm x 76cm x 74 cm on a small wooden pallet and you will need assistance to get the Trike out of the box so we always recommend that you have someone to help. PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU KEEP THE HIRE BOX AND PALLET SO THAT YOU CAN RETURN THE TRIKE IN THE BOX PROVIDED. Failure to do so could result in additional charges.