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Hit the Slopes in Crested Butte
Known as the last great Colorado ski town, Crested Butte boasts a top-notch adaptive ski program, a nicely remodeled accessible inn, and some very friendly down-to-Earth locals.
Exploring the Extraterrestrial Highway
This rural Nevada driving route features some great desert scenery and a chance to hop off-the-beaten path and check out legendary Area 51. UFO sightings along the way aren’t guaranteed, but then again, anything is possible on this Las Vegas side trip.
Accessible Lodging Options Near Yellowstone National Park
With accessible rooms in short supply during the peak summer season, check out these accessible lodging picks just steps from the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park.
Located on a ridge top on rural Salt Spring Island, Touch the Sky B&B offers a very accessible retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life. And with accessible ferry service from Vancouver Island and the mainland, it’s easy to get to it too!
I use a mobility scooter when I travel. I will be staying in Los Angeles for a month this year. Unfortunately my scooter is too big for a car, and I almost choked on the $2600 it will cost to rent an accessible van. Can you offer any alternatives, as this is a little rich for my blood. Read the answer...
Although the availability of accessible ground transportation has greatly improved over the past 10 years, sometimes it's just more practical to drive your own vehicle. This is especially true if you're planning a vacation that includes a visit to a national park, a road trip to a rural part of a country or a journey which includes stops in several cities. And since driving your own van isn't always a possibility, wheelchair van rentals are the perfect option for folks who want a little independence in their travels, yet still require comfortable and safe adapted transportation. More...
Start planning now for the 2014 Crested Butte “Seven Hours of the Banana” fundraiser. Slated for March 2, 2014, this annual event invites participants to ski Mount Crested Butte’s gnarliest run — the Banana — for seven hours to raise money for the Adaptive Sports Center.
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9 March 2014, 3:51 pm
SpiceJet Charges for Wheelchair Assistance — Sometimes Although SpiceJet hasn’t gotten as much press as Ryanair, they both have one thing in common — charging for wheelchair assistance. The difference is that after an extended court battle, Ryanair learned the error of their ways, and no longer … Continue reading →
16 January 2014, 2:07 pm
Improved Access Coming to Glacier National Park I had a great time when we visited Glacier National Park last year; however I was a bit disappointed that the iconic Red Bus Tours were not accessible. Well, all that’s about to change, as the new park concessionaire — … Continue reading →