Watching the sunset and roasting marshmallows over a campfire is what everyone loves about camping. You can enjoy the great outdoors, even from a wheelchair. There are countless campgrounds around the world that offer wheelchair accessible camping.
Whether you have a customized tent, an accessible RV or prefer lounging in a cabin in the woods, there are options out there that can make your camping experience truly great. Wheelchair accessible camping doesn't have to be a matter of transferring the comforts of your home to an equipped RV. You can decide to rough it in a tent. The joy of camping it is what you make it.
By logging onto the web or contacting your local parks department you should be able to find campground services to suit your needs. Some campgrounds may offer a few wheelchair accessible sites; while others may have designated areas and paved surfaced camping.
It's always a good idea to make a list of all amenities that the campground has to offer before making your choice. Even after you have already visited a particular campground, jot down the accessibility and resources that are available so next time you plan a trip you can make sure your destination has everything you want.
Things to keep in mind when making a list include:
There are wheelchair accessible camping destinations all around the world. Even places like South Africa have accessible camping spots for tourists in wheelchairs. Exercise your freedom to travel across the globe. Grab your tent and guidebooks because the sky is the limit!