Miles Without Stiles – Lake District

Miles Without Stiles is a collection of 50 routes across the Lake District National Park that are suitable for wheelchair users. A grading system ranks each route according to difficulty and accessibility. However, the grades are a guide only, and people should weigh up their route choice carefully. https://www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/visiting/things-to-do/walking/mileswithoutstiles

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/

Glamping in the Lake District

Glamping in the Lake District

2021 Simply Emma’s accessibility review: ‘Troutbeck Head Review: Our Stay in a Wheelchair Accessible Glamping Pod in the Lake District’. https://www.simplyemma.co.uk/troutbeck-head-review-wheelchair-accessible-glamping-pod-lake-district/

Cape Cod Travel Guide

2020 Curb Free With Cory Lee’s blog post: ‘A Wheelchair Accessible Cape Cod, Massachusetts Travel Guide’. https://curbfreewithcorylee.com/2020/10/10/wheelchair-accessible-cape-cod-massachusetts/

Wheelchair Accessible Holidays in USA

2020 Wheel The World’s blog post: ‘Wheelchair Accessible Holidays in United States of America’ shares the favourite trips and advice of Chris Alp. https://gowheeltheworld.com/2020/10/20/wheelchair-holidays-us-america/

Wallops Wood Cottages, Hampshire

2019 Able Magazine’s article on accessible holiday cottages in Hampshire: ‘Wallops Wood – universally adapted for all visitors’. https://ablemagazine.co.uk/wallops-wood-universally-adapted-for-all-visitors/

Accessible Things To Do – St. Augustine

2019 blog post by Spin The Globe: ‘9 Wheelchair Accessible Things to Do in St. Augustine, Florida’ contains a video and written article about the coastal city. https://spintheglobe.net/dir/2020/01/07/9-wheelchair-accessible-things-to-do-in-st-augustine-florida/

Tenerife Accessibility Guide

Little Miss Turtle’s 2019 extensive report: ‘Tenerife in a Wheelchair – Accessibility Guide’. http://www.littlemissturtle.com/tenerife-wheelchair-accessibility-guide/

National parks

Rolling without limits blog: 6 ADA Accessible National Parks to Visit This Summer https://www.transfermaster.com/blog/view-post/6-ADA-Accessible-National-Parks-to-Visit-this-Summer

National parks

thewheelchairbackpacker (French language) top 10 most beautiful national parks in the American West http://1000decouvertes4roulettes.com/2016/07/top-10-parcs-nationaux-ouest-americain/

Destinations around the US

32 Vacation Destinations for Individuals with Special Needs http://www.friendshipcircle.org/blog/2012/06/06/32-vacation-destinations-for-individuals-with-disabilities-or-special-needs/

Activity Centre in the Lake District

Bendrigg Trust is one of the leading outdoor disability specialists in the country challenging perceptions of disability through adventurous outdoor pursuits. Bendrigg supports around 4,000 disabled people each year to develop confidence, increase self-esteem and build independence through inclusive activities such as caving, climbing and canoeing. The rural residential centre in Cumbria brings people from…

Kentucky

Mammoth Cave National Park accessibility page with newly opened wheelchair accessible trails Work completed in 2018 https://www.nps.gov/maca/planyourvisit/accessibility.htm

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” https://www.accessiblenature.info/

National Parks

Rolling without limits blog: 6 ADA Accessible National Parks to Visit This Summer https://www.transfermaster.com/blog/view-post/6-ADA-Accessible-National-Parks-to-Visit-this-Summer

National Parks

Rolling without limits blog: 6 ADA Accessible National Parks to Visit This Summer https://www.transfermaster.com/blog/view-post/6-ADA-Accessible-National-Parks-to-Visit-this-Summer

Accessible places

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,…

Trails US

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/

Trails around UK

walks with wheelchairs searchable database of accessible routes all around the UK http://walkswithwheelchairs.com/info

Leisure and sport around UK

Accessible Countryside for Everyone ACE Promoting accessibility to leisure and sport, signposting family, carer and disability support http://www.accessiblecountryside.org.uk/holidays

Destinations around UK

UK resources search from DHI (Disabled Holiday Info) http://www.disabledholidayinfo.org.uk/search/index.cfm?typeid=1

Freedom Wizard Trails

Freedom Wizard CIC arrange regular experience days, events and challenges to enable access to forests, moorland and fells throughout the UK. The fleet of all terrain wheelchairs will enable access to areas to which day chairs and scooters will not cope. http://www.freedomwizard.co.uk/home

Manchester Visitor Information

2016 Lonely Planet: one of the top accessible destinations is Manchester.  An overview of wheelchair access is given. https://www.lonelyplanet.com/travel-tips-and-articles/most-accessible-destinations/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2763e2f

England’s Tourist Attractions

Tourist and visitor information resource from tourist.me.uk who believe that tourism should be accessible to all and endeavour to include brief accessibility information to give a flavour of what attractions provide in the way of accessibility. http://tourist.me.uk/

10 Reasons To Visit Glasgow

2017 Disability Horizons’ article: ‘Disability and travel: 10 reasons to visit Glasgow’. http://disabilityhorizons.com/2017/07/disability-travel-10-reasons-visit-glasgow/?utm_source=Disability+Horizons+RSS-Email&utm_campaign=1d2d948f5d-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_75cf3532a8-1d2d948f5d-308157133

Accommodation in Cairngorm National Park

2015 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Turning 30 in a Treehouse’ about staying in the Cairngorm National Park. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/turning-30-in-a-treehouse/  

Staying in Cairngorm National Park

2015 Simply Emma’s blog: ‘Birthday in the Woods’ about staying in the Cairngorm National Park. http://www.simplyemma.co.uk/birthday-in-the-woods-wheelchair-accessibility/

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park (near Glasgow): There are many paths in the National Park that provide particularly good opportunities for the less able or those looking for easy gradients and smooth surfaces in a variety of scenic locations. http://www.lochlomond-trossachs.org/things-to-do/all-abilities/

Natural Resources Wales

The Natural Resources Wales “Places to visit for all abilities” web page has a summary of the accessible facilities that are offered across Wales with links to the individual web pages about each woodland or National Nature Reserve. This new page lets people quickly see what is available and then click through for detailed information…

Northumberland Accommodation

Grindon Farm is set within the Northumberland National Park and has two self-catering properties, both properties offer accommodation for mobility impaired guests. http://www.grindonfarm.co.uk/

UK Disabled Access Reviews

Euan’s Guide is a disabled access guide used by disabled people to review, share and discover accessible places to go. https://www.euansguide.com/

UK Wheelchair Trails

Walks with Wheelchairs is a searchable database of accessible routes all around the UK. http://walkswithwheelchairs.com/info

Yangmingshan National Park

Accessibility advice with photos of the Erziping service station and barrier free 1.7 km trail of Yangmingshan National Park. http://english.ymsnp.gov.tw/index.php?option=com_tourmap&view=tourmap&id=22&gp=0&Itemid=512

Around Israel 1

Toegankelijk Op Reis (Belgian/Dutch) Travel report:Roadtrip through Israel https://toegankelijkopreis.be/content/roadtrip-israel  

Carara National Park

2016 wheelchair accessible Carara National Park short review confirming the 1 km wheelchair accessible pathway from a wheelchair user https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/ShowUserReviews-g1190060-d1657294-r441790351-Carara_National_Park-Carara_Province_of_San_Jose.html  

Torres del Paine National Park

2017Google local guides rolling on stories about wheelchair accessibility around the world. YouTube videos of wheelchair user guide in their local areaWhat the Wilderness is Like for Someone in a Wheelchair – Rolling On, Episode 4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S811N5mO828&index=3&list=PLxzP3AVsi8HP-gqj–L2S8N_MWI5ySwJ7

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/  

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…

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/

Western Australia

You’re Welcome – AccessWA, a West Australian access guide for people with disability and seniors https://www.accesswa.com.au/

Victoria Parks

Victoria Parks accessibility and inclusion in the parks https://parkweb.vic.gov.au/visit/improving-park-access-for-all

All terrain wheelchair access to Dandenong RNP

2015 article: New all terrain wheelchair gives everyone access to Dandenong Ranges National Park http://travability.travel/blog-node/new-all-terrain-wheelchair-gives-everyone-access-dandenong-ranges-national-park

Melbourne 1

Lonely Planet 2014 article Accessible Melbourne: top 10 highlights for travellers with special needs https://www.lonelyplanet.com/australia/melbourne/travel-tips-and-articles/accessible-melbourne-top-10-highlights-for-travellers-with-special-needs/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2767dc8

National Parks

NSW national parks offer lots of accessible places https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/access-friendly/access-friendly-things-to-do?utm_source=hootsuite  

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