Enjoying the Great Outdoors: Seven Tips for Wheelchair Hiking

Enjoying the Great Outdoors: Seven Tips for Wheelchair Hiking

There’s nothing like the great outdoors! With the right gear and a good plan, even rough terrain can’t impede your path.

21% of people ages 15 and older have disabilities. Of those, 50% are adults 65 and older. Despite these numbers, more and more adults are hitting the trails on a rousing wheelchair hiking adventure.

Rolling your wheelchair through lush sceneries offers a number of mental and physical benefits. In addition to exercising your mind and body, wheelchair hiking also gives you the chance to enjoy the world around you.

Ready to roll out? Here are our seven tips to make your next outdoor wheelchair hike a success! Continue reading “Enjoying the Great Outdoors: Seven Tips for Wheelchair Hiking”