TrailRider – Rough-Terrain Power-Assisted Wheelchair – Free Hire

Taking you places you never thought possible.

The City of Hobart is pleased to provide a TrailRider, a rough-terrain electric wheelchair for use on selected tracks within Hobart. The TrailRider offers new opportunities for people with mobility restrictions to experience our parks for themselves and with their family and friends.

The TrailRider is fitted with an electric assist for difficult terrain and requires a minimum of two operators in addition to the passenger. If you would like more information, please check our frequently asked questions. 

The passenger of the TrailRider chair is required to wear a bike helmet when using the chair and visitors are asked to provide their own helmet.

TrailRider features

  • ergonomically designed with fully adjustable seating
  • disc brakes
  • power assist for steep terrain
  • folds in half making it easy to transport.