Beach Wheelchairs are available upon request. Please provide at least 5 days advanced notice. We will try our best to accommodate day of requests; however, we cannot make any guarantees that the staff or chair itself will be available. Please e-mail us to make arrangements. Provide your name, phone number, and email in your request.
There are three beach wheelchairs located in the central parking lot. there are also two beach wheelchairs at the North parking lot. This entry provides a smooth transition from the parking lot to the beach. Dogs, other than service animals who are performing a service, are not allowed on the beach.
There are two beach wheelchairs located in a storage shed attached to the restroom building. To access the beach, cross over the pedestrian bridge, turn right onto the accessible trail. Where the accessible trail ends, proceed with caution as the dunes are steep. Dogs are allowed on the beach on leash or under voice control.
Two beach wheelchairs are located in lockers adjacent to the accessible parking spaces. Once you retrieve the chairs you will proceed down an accessible trail which leads to a pedestrian bridge, past the bridge are seasonal beach mats. The ocean waves at this beach can be dangerous, proceed with caution.
There is one beach wheelchair located in the South Parking Lot. The beach access point provides entry that is approximately 5% in grade.
Two beach wheelchairs are located at 1199 East Beach near the parking lot. The storage sheds are located under a tree at the far East end of the lot. East Beach also has a seasonal beach mat available.
Beach Wheelchairs are not available on-site at Ocean Beach. Chairs can be reserved by emailing us. To access the beach in a beach wheelchair, there is a very steep ramp located at Stairwell 15 near the intersection of John F. Kennedy Dr. and the Great Hwy, proceed with caution.
Seasonal Beach Mats
Seasonal Beach Mats are in place and maintained from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
We provide seasonal beach mats at
Beach Mats are installed on top of the sand to provide a firm and stable surface. Due to the dynamic environmental conditions of our coastal beaches, the slopes of the mats may at times be steep. Please proceed with caution. Mats may be removed occasionally due to beach erosion.
Last updated: September 7, 2023