Traveling & camping with disabilities is not impossible. RVillage members share their tips and encouraging stories.

How do you prepare to travel?

Expand the above discussion thread HERE to see all the text and and LOTS of helpful comments.


Finding accessible camping

See lots of responses here.

All national and state campgrounds, as well as many private RV parks provide accessible campsites, inquire when making a reservation.

11 Accessible Good Sam Parks for Disabled Travelers.

Find accessible campgrounds in Canada.

Know some additional accessible camping resources? Add them to this discussion thread.


National Park Service Access Pass

With the FREE Access Pass, not only do you get free admission to national parks & monuments, but also plus 50% off camping in national parks campgrounds:

Learn more here.

You do NOT have to be a senior to qualify for this pass and psych disabilities count, not just physical:

Veterans with a service connected disability are eligible for the free Lifetime Access Pass. See the discussion here. Read more on the VA website.

The Access Pass is honored by some states. See the discussion here.

When obtained online, the Access Pass is $10. Purchase it here.

COE (Army Corps of Engineers) campgrounds give 50% off to Access Pass holders:

Veterans, check out this RVillage group for more camping resources: RVers that stay at Military Fam Camps.


Modifications & gear

How can you make an RV more wheelchair-friendly?

See helpful ideas here.

Need ideas for carrying oxygen?

View responses.


Finding RVs built for accessibility


Other resources

Ask for ADA information at national Parks:

Handicapped Travel Club

For those who winter in Quartzsite Arizona, check out the Quartzsite Camel Express!


RVillage groups

Join these related groups for inspiration, tips & encouragement! Tell your story, be welcomed and make new friends!



Disclaimer: The information gathered here is compiled from the posts and opinions of RVillagers, and not of RVillage itself. RVillage assumes no responsibility for any inaccuracies or omissions.


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