Banff, Alberta – Things To See And Do

Banff, Alberta – Things To See And Do

2021 Travel For All suggests wheelchair accessible activities in their blog post: ‘Accessible Alberta: Five Barrier-Free Things To See And Do In Banff’. https://travel-for-all.com/accessible-alberta-five-barrier-free-things-to-see-and-do-in-banff/

Canada Tour

Travel For All – Global Accessible Travel Specialists are offering an 11-day tour of Canada beginning in Vancouver and ending in Toronto. A suggested itinerary is given but may be customised to suit. https://travel-for-all.com/trip/glorious-canada/  

Blog Post: 10 Wheelchair Accessible Cities

Spin The Globe’s 2019 blog post: ’10 Wheelchair Accessible Cities You Should Visit in 2020′ highlights ten cities from around the world. https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2019/12/26/accessible-cities-2020/

Rhode Island

Wheelchair travel.org’s complete destination accessibility report of Providence, Rhode Island https://wheelchairtravel.org/providence/

Trailrider Accessible Hiking Review

With its one-wheel design, and ‘Sherpas’ (strong abled bodied carriers) front and back, the TrailRider makes a minimal environmental impact. This design enables it to pass along narrow trails, over obstacles and negotiate steep ground. It can cover a wide variety of terrain, from city parks to mountain passes – and everything in-betweenhttps://pushliving.com/trailrider-accessible-hiking-review/?mc_cid=c593f1cc1e&mc_eid=0cec06611b

Victoria 3

Access Victoria has accessible vacation suite rentals featuring kitchen having lowered counters and a roll-under sink and cook top, and bathroom with a roll-in shower. The suite is located within 12 minutes of 85% of Victoria’s attractions. http://www.accessvictoria.com/

Alberta 4

Alberta’s parks are committed to making parks more accessible https://albertaparks.ca/albertaparksca/about-us/inclusion-accessibility/

Nova Scotia

Ta-da.org.uk tourism abroad-disabled access ability in Nova Scotia https://www.ta-da.org.uk/nova-scotia

New Brunswick

Wheelchair traveling.com resources, reviews, guides, and tips from over 100 writers worldwide about accessible travel http://wheelchairtraveling.com/category/canada-destinations/new-brunswick/

Alberta and British Columbia

Navigating Paved Trails in the Canadian Rockies http://www.newmobility.com/2017/02/navigating-paved-trails-canadian-rockies/

Alberta 3

New Mobility article: The Banff Sulfur Mountain Gondola http://www.newmobility.com/2016/12/banff-sulfur-mountain-gondola/

Alberta 2

New Mobility article: Outdoor Tracks: Glacier Skywalk Adventure http://www.newmobility.com/2016/06/accessible-glacier-skywalk/

Alberta 1

Jane Danielson is has been disabled for 16 year http://codyco.tripod.com/jasper/

The Laurentians

2017 Handiscover blog post: 5 Reasons Why You’ll Love Staying at Vita Bella Bed and Breakfast in Quebec https://www.handiscover.com/content/tips-articles/vita-bella-bed-and-breakfast-quebec/  

quebec 5

2017 Curb Free with Cory Lee blog post:EXPERIENCING THE CHARM OF QUEBEC CITY AS A WHEELCHAIR USER https://www.curbfreewithcorylee.com/2017/08/05/wheelchair-accessible-quebec-city/

montreal accessibility

2017 Culture trip article:Accessible and Disability-Friendly Travel Destinations Around the World this article lists 15 places all around the world that are great for different accessibility reasons: Berlin, Germany; Seattle, St. Simon’s Island (Georgia), US National Parks, Disney World (Florida), Hanauma Bay, Hawaii, San Diego (California), Legoland (Florida) USA; Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom; Sydney, Australia; Montréal,…

around quebec

Québec for all is a database of over 1,700 tourism and cultural organizations and businesses assessed by Kéroul and certified fully or partially accessible, spread across 20 regions of Québec. Looking for an inspiring, authentic and accessible destination? You’ve come to the right place! http://quebecforall.com/

Quebec 4

Wheelchair traveling.com resources, reviews, guides, and tips from over 100 writers worldwide about accessible travel http://wheelchairtraveling.com/category/canada-destinations/quebec/

Quebec 3

World on Wheelz tours Canada http://www.worldonwheelz.com/Travel%20Reviews/Quebec-Ottawa-Montreal%202005.htm

Montreal 2

Travel wheels blog about visited Montréal http://travelwheels.blogspot.com/search/label/Montreal

Montreal 1

2015 Wheelchair traveling.com video Montreal, Canada: Wheelchair Travel Tips https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YQlMxtPtgk

Around Canada 8

handibooking searchable directory of accessible accommodation https://handibooking.com/

Lake Nipissing

2019 article: Removing barriers so more can enjoy a day at the beach Marathon Beach, North Bay on Lake Nipissing in Ontario is putting a mobility mat from the boardwalk to the lake shore, in June 2019 https://www.mynorthbaynow.com/42426/removing-barriers-so-more-can-enjoy-a-day-at-the-beach/

Trails Canada

Accessible nature has information about wheelchair accessible trails in the US and Canada .”This is a collection of links to places you can go to enjoy nature with minimal obstacles. These are trails that are either wheelchair accessible” http://www.accessiblenature.info/  

Around Canada 2

Wheelchair traveling.com resources, reviews, guides, and tips from many writers worldwide about accessible travel http://wheelchairtraveling.com/category/destinations/canada-destinations/

Around Canada 1

AccessNow is a Canadian-based accessibility reviews website with the reviews from wheelchair users and other PRMs http://accessnow.me/

Niagara Falls 2

World on Wheelz tours Canada http://www.worldonwheelz.com/Travel%20Reviews/niagara%20falls%202005.htm

Niagara falls 1

Curb Free with Cory Lee at Niagara Falls https://www.curbfreewithcorylee.com/2013/12/29/8th-world-wonder/  

Niagara Accommodation

Accessible Niagara is an on-line site providing detailed access information on bed and breakfasts, cottage rentals, lodging, attractions, camping, restaurants, and shopping. https://accessibleniagara.com/places-to-stay/hotels-outside-niagara/

Niagara 3

Accessible Niagara opening Niagara Ontario to people with mobility impairments https://accessibleniagara.com/  

Around Ontario 2

Wheelchair traveling.com resources, reviews, guides, and tips from over 100 writers worldwide about accessible travel http://wheelchairtraveling.com/category/canada-destinations/ontario/

Around Ontario

2014 thewheelchairtraveller America and Canada Diary – May/June 2014…Including New York, Toronto and Chicago, and Niagara Falls https://thewheelchairtraveller.com/america-and-canada-diary-2014/

Accommodation Ontario

CHuC ceiling hoist users club accommodation with hoists in Ontario https://www.chuc.org.uk/index.php/accommodation-with-hoists/overseas/canada?limitstart=0

Snow Sports

AdaptiveSkiing.net gives information mainly for the US and Canada but with a couple of places also in Australia New Zealand. There is information about lessons and training centres but also ski resorts and hotels. It is built on reviews from wheelchair users who have experienced the offerings. “AdaptiveSkiing.net is the go-to site covering disabled skiing…

Around Canada 7

Travelling with disabilities overview of information from the government of Canada particularly about airports https://travel.gc.ca/travelling/health-safety/disabilities

Around Canada 6

Keroul: practical information, including a fabulous section about free accompanying person concessions and a searchable database for travellers with the ability http://www.keroul.qc.ca/en/home.html  

Around Canada 5

The FIA Guide for the disabled motorist using Parking Permits, Cards and Placards http://www.disabledmotorists.eu/en/world_map/canada/canada.htm

Around Canada 4

The Government of Canada’s Access to Travel website provides information on transportation between Canadian cities by air, rail, ferry and intercity bus, local transportation, the accessibility of airport terminals, provincial tourism and service standards. https://www.accesstotravel.gc.ca/

Around Canada 3

We’re the home for inclusive playground: Want to Play? https://www.accessibleplayground.net/

Victoria 2

Disability Access in Victoria, BC this page has a great collection of links to accessibility information and services such as; transportation, accessible nature trails, parking, taxis et cetera http://Disability Access in Victoria, BC this page has a great collection of links to accessibility information and services such as; transportation, accessible nature trails, parking, taxis et…

Vancouver 7

2018 wheel:life magazine article: Our Top 5 Accessible Summer Vacation Destinations Chicago, Illinois; Vancouver, British Columbia; Sicily; Slovenia; Portugal; http://www.wheel-life.org/our-top-5-accessible-summer-vacation-destinations/

Vancouver 6

2018 article VANCouver AIrport NAmed MOst ACCEssible In the World https://www.citynews1130.com/2018/12/05/yvr-named-most-accessible-airport-in-the-world/

Trails

Accessible nature has information about wheelchair accessible trails in the US and Canada .”This is a collection of links to places you can go to enjoy nature with minimal obstacles. These are trails that are either wheelchair accessible” http://www.accessiblenature.info/

Around Canada 2

Wheelchair traveling.com resources, reviews, guides, and tips from many writers worldwide about accessible travel http://wheelchairtraveling.com/category/destinations/canada-destinations/

Around Canada 1

AccessNow is a Canadian-based accessibility reviews website with the reviews from wheelchair users and other PRMs http://accessnow.me/

Vancouver 5

2014 Grouse Mountain – Vancouver BC Truth that the mountain on the gondola https://pushliving.com/grouse-mountain-vancouver-bc/

Vancouver 3

2011 Ta-da.org.uk tourism abroad-disabled access ability in Vancouver, Canada https://www.ta-da.org.uk/vancouver-canada

Vancouver 2

2016 Spin the Globe’s Top 10 Wheelchair Accessible Cities You Should Visit in 2017 https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2016/12/30/268/

Vancouver 1

2015 Cory Lee’s review of the Best wheelchair accessible winter getaways around the world https://disabilityhorizons.com/2015/11/best-wheelchair-accessible-winter-getaways-around-the-world/

Paragliding

2019 video: Going Paragliding as a Quadriplegic Jim Ryan, Travel-for-All’s new Accessible Travel Specialist! goes paragliding in BC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cuDFqLV0hbY&feature=youtu.be

British Columbia

Wheelchair traveling.com resources, reviews, guides, and tips from over 100 writers worldwide about accessible travel http://wheelchairtraveling.com/category/canada-destinations/british-columbia-canada-destinations/

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