Eight Dollar Mountain Botanical Garden

This photo was taken at Eight Dollar Mountain Botanical Garden near Selma, Oregon. The approximately 1/4 mile trail is completely wheelchair accessible. The garden area is filled with Darlingtonia fens as well as other rare serpentine endemic species. It is a beautiful drive to the site and Lake Selmac is not too far away for […]

Sportsman’s Park, Grants Pass, Oregon

This photo was taken at the Sportsman’s Park in Grants Pass, Oregon. The entire park is wheelchair accessible. The photo shows a walkway over the Rogue River and provides turnouts for viewing.The park also offers soft trails for walkers without wheels. I would recommend this park for all people.

Indian Mary Park, Oregon

This photo was taken at Indian Mary Park in Oregon. Though the yurt had an accessible ramp there was no way to access it from the road and/or parking area in a wheelchair. Update: The item pictured was originally included under All People Together’s, A Ramp to Nowhere. A yurt, similar to the one pictured, has now […]

Caveman Bridge

This photo was taken on Caveman Bridge in Grants Pass, Oregon. It was built in 1931 and is currently under renovation by the Dept. of Transportation. Even though it’s too narrow for a standard wheelchair to cross safely (Jacob’s chair is not of standard width), the Dept. of Transportation has no plans to increase the […]

Water Park (Riverside Park, Grants Pass)

This photo is of a newly constructed wheelchair accessible water park, located in Grants Pass, Oregon. Recently seeded grass is protected by orange fencing, visible in the foreground. Cement pads surrounding the play area will contain picnic tables once the grass is intact. There is also a wheelchair accessible playground beside the water park. This […]