An eMagazine about wheelchair-accessible events, sports & locations in Arizona

Tag Archive for ‘kids’

Tempe Lake


Tempe Lake is probably Phoenix’s finest place to enjoy when the weather is good. Its accessible, clean and always has something going on.

Tombstone, Arizona


Tweet Tombstone Arizona probably wasn’t too accessible 100 years ago when it made a name for itself. Today, tourism has replaced gambling and shootouts, and Tombstone can be toured from a wheelchair. They’ll even hang you and your chair for a small donation! You can still find Doc and Wyatt and some pretty authentic cowboys […]

Trail Dust Town


Tweet Pure commercial tourist attractions are not my favorite to blog about. In fact it is a chore to even get them actually published. But even I go to a few because kids and visiting relatives enjoy the psuedo-native culture they portray. If you are in Tucson, and you have kids and or a craving […]

Happy Jack Lodge & RV


Tweet This marks a new element of the blog – Cool (Accessible) Places to Stay in Arizona. I’m not going to include basic hotels or resorts, but if anyone is going to set out to see Arizona you will need some places to stay. Hopefully I’ll continue to find a few unique ones. Happy Jack […]

Grand Canyon Deer Farm


Tweet Location: Northern Arizonawww.deerfarm.com The Grand Canyon Deer Farm is located between Williams and Flagstaff on highway 40. The place should only be considered if you have kids. Its a petting zoo that seemed a bit pricey but once inside, its not bad. The animals look pretty tired and worn out, but kids have a […]

What Acessing Arizona Is All About

Accessing Arizona is primarily designed for people who are looking for wheelchair accessible events, locations and activities. If you have paralysis (paraplegic or quadriplegic), Muscular Dystrophy, Spinal Bifida, or if you are an amputee, Accessing Arizona has information about an active lifestyle.
If you are traveling to Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, Sedona or the Grand Canyon, the site offers insight about the accessibility. We cover trails, lakes, state parks, national parks and just about anything claiming to be handicapped accessible. The site also covers sports and recreation in Arizona.
From racing to rugby, from basketball to sled hockey, we cover all the local sports teams. Note: All photographs and essays are copyright Accessing Arizona, unless noted otherwise. Individuals may copy photos for their personal use provided the photo includes a text link back to www.accessingarizona.com. For commercial or editorial use, please contact the editor.