Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome throughout the Park including inside the Visitor Centre. Dog drinking bowls are provided outside the Visitor Centre, Ferry Meadows Café and Lakeside Kitchen & Bar. Please be aware of the presence of livestock around the park.

Mobility scooters

Mobility scooters are welcome on all surfaced paths throughout the Park. Please note that the Riverside Walk is not suitable for mobility scooters or other wheeled vehicles. The Park currently has four mobility scooters and will soon have two Mountain Trikes available for free loan from the Visitor Centre. Pre-booking is recommended. A short induction will be carried out by a member of staff for first time users of our equipment. For more information or to book a mobility scooter please contact 01733 234193.

How to find us

Please visit our Find us page for details of the different ways to get to Ferry Meadows.


Accessible parking bays are available in all of the permanent tarmac car parks. On busy days overflow parking is provided on grass fields.

Parking charges apply all day, every day. Please visit our Parking at Ferry Meadows page for details of charges and membership options, including our Essential Companions parking membership scheme.

Please be aware that there is a height restriction barrier of 2.1 metres and alligator teeth across the access roads at Ferry Meadows. Oversized vehicles displaying a blue badge are permitted access to Ferry Meadows. For details of how to arrange access please visit our Parking page or contact us in advance of your visit.

Park Code

For information on how to enjoy this area of Nene Park, please see our Park Code. We also have a text only version

Parklife newsletter

Our regular newsletter Parklife is available in standard, large print or audio formats. All are freely available in advance of your visit either electronically or by post. Please contact us with details of your requirements.