Accessible Beach Roundup
As Old Man Winter takes his best shot at us, the thought of sitting on a warm welcoming beach sounds pretty appealing. Unfortunately most beaches present inherent obstacles for wheelchair-users and slow walkers. With that in mind, here’s a sampling of accessible beaches that have everything from beach mats and hard-packed sand, to boardwalks, beach wheelchairs and even amphibious wheelchairs. Now everyone can enjoy the beach!
Check out these accessible Hawaii beaches that have beach wheelchairs and beach mats.
Playa del Carmen
Mexico’s first accessible beach, complete with a boardwalk to the beach and amphibious wheelchairs.
These East Coast beaches offer rental power beach wheelchairs.
You can roll along the hard-packed sand of Daytona Beach. Check out this local access guide.
Trinidad & Tobago
Thanks to a unique partnership, beach wheelchairs are available in Trinidad & Tobago.
Massachusetts State Parks
Accessible beaches in Massachusetts state parks.
A power beach wheelchair for rent in Gulf Shores, Alabama
Beach wheelchairs for rent in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
San Diego has free loaner beach wheelchairs and power beach wheelchairs at many of their beaches.
Thanks to a local parent Cape Hatteras National Seashore now has a beach wheelchair for loan.
California beaches that offer free beach wheelchairs.