Handicapped Accessibility

  • Bretting Community Center – “Goes out of their way to make people with disabilities feel welcome and part of their activities,” according to Jennifer Felty, Executive Director, New Horizons – Ashland.
  • Central Railyard Park is completely accessible offering restrooms and playground and blacktop trail through the park.
  • Howard Pearson Plaza Park offering accessibility from Historic Downtown Ashland through the tunnel to the lakefront. Handicapped-accessible restrooms.
  • Bayview Park Pavilion and Playground – Handicapped-accessible and restrooms.
  • Apostle Islands Cruise Service – Has a boat that is handicapped-accessible on the lower deck.
  • Ashland Historical Museum – Completely handicapped-accessible.
  • Big Top Chautauqua – Handicapped seating and a golf cart that drives around and picks people up from their car.
  • Madeline Island Ferry – All the boats are handicapped-accessible.
  • BART Bus Handicapped-accessible transportation.
  • Ashland Marina – Breakwall – fishing.
  • Chequamegon Health & Fitness Center – 419 Chapple Ave. – Helping people with disabilities with reduced membership fees.