United States Outdoors

United States Outdoors

In America you can visit many beautiful places where you can watch the stars, enjoy unforgettable sunsets and be deeply moved by the beauty of nature.

If you need to know where to find accessible places to do that, browse our guides on outdoors or beaches and you will find quite a few accessible locations.

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Yellowstone Park Wyoming

National Park Service

The NPS, the National Park Service, provides information for all parks on the websites of the park. They are developing a strategic plan to improve accessibility in all parks for people with disabilities. More information, plus the opportunity to give feedback you find here.

Access Pass

– American citizens or permanent residents of 62 years or older can obtain an Access Pass. This pass costs 80 US dollar and is a lifetime pass.

– A free, lifetime pass – available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States that have been medically determined to have a permanent disability (does not have to be a 100% disability) – that provides admittance to more than 2,000 recreation sites managed by five Federal agencies.

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Monument Valley in Utah

Read more here on several parks with boardwalks to enjoy the best views.


San Diego

Beach access map (10 beaches accessibility information)

Beach Trax in San Francisco
Beach Trax accessible pathway available at the Golden Gate Recreational area in San Francisco



Brohard Park – Beach access with accessible boardwalk, toilets, showers
Mundy Park and John Nolan Park – accessible playgrounds
Maxine Barritt Park – handicap accessible board walk
Service Club Park – handicap accessible board walk
Venice Beach – handicap accessible board walk

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Clearwater Beach, Gulf Coast, Florida

Oregon and Washington

John Williams is your host at the Wheelchair Destinations channel – over 40 videos of accessible destinations in the Pacific North West

Wheelchair Destinations channel

Accessible Trails

At Traillink you can find accessible trails in each state.

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US Airports   


US Highlights


Public Transport and Rentals


States Guides Accessibility Information