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Tag Archive for ‘Recreation’

Wheelies Steal The Show At Adaptive Sports Expo in Prescott


Arizona Disabled Sports sponsored the 1st Annual Northern Arizona Disabled Sports & Recreation Expo in Prescott.

2009 Spinal Cord Injury Association’s 4th Annual Retreat


What to you get when you bring 40+ campers who all have spinal injuries all to one place? It’s the 4th annual Arizona Spinal Cord Injury Association Retreat Whispering Hope Ranch. And these folks know how to cause some fun!

Day on the Lake


The annual Day on the Lake event is perhaps Arizona’s coolest get together for people with disabilities. Yes, its 100+ degrees out, but Bartlett Lake offers a cool escape.

White Tanks Regional Park


Tweet White Tanks is located on the far west side of Phoenix. It’s a big park with many areas for camping and picnicking. The park has some excellent hiking trails for the walking-type folks. It also features two trails for wheelers. Waterfall TrailThe name is only true if you come after a rain. And then […]

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.