Stort Challenger is used exclusively for day hire.  

She is a 58ft (17.68m) long, 11ft (3.35m) wide canal boat and will accommodate up to 10 people on a day trip.

The boat has full wheelchair access including the galley and steering position.

She has diesel central heating, a disability wet-room, separate toilet, and fully equipped all electric galley.

She also has a day bed with hoist and is equipped with a ramp and lift to ensure full participation by wheelchair users.

Stort Challenger is an ideal boat for smaller groups for Day hire where there are just one or two wheelchair users as part of the group.


  • Bow and stern lift giving access to all parts of the boat
  • Hoist available to aid use of sleeping and other facilities
  • Ramp to access the boat
  • Wet Room

Stort Challenger Adventures

Inside Stort Challenger

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If you have mobility difficulties, or are a wheelchair user, you'll love our boats!

Each boat has a ramps & lifts to enable access via wheelchair and for people with impaired mobility, disabled toilet facilities and other adaptive technology to allow everyone to take an active part in its operation.

See the individual boats for details of their accessibility features.