Buy a Hippocampe Beach Wheelchair

  • Challenger Mobility Beach Cart is included with the Beach Wheelchair

  • LARGE Size Hippocampe: for adults over 5'9" - Weight capacity 242 lbs.

  • Water-resistant; its aluminium, plastic and stainless steel components

  • You can propel yourself, you can use the wheelchair on your own otherwise you can be pushed thanks to the push bar.

Borrow Beach Wheelchairs in Alameda, CA

Hippocampe Beach Wheelchair
Donated by The CIL

The Hippocampe is designed for users who are able to push themselves and may be looking to explore the beach on their own, or even go swimming.

In Alameda, CA, the Hippocampe is located with the City of Alameda. To arrange a pick-up or drop-off, call Patrick Russi at (510) 747-7550.

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Natural Access Beach Wheelchair

The Natural Access chair is designed for users who are looking to relax and soak up some sun. You'll want to bring a friend along to help push.

The Natural Access chair is available to the public at the Robert Crown Memorial State Beach.

To reserve the beach wheelchair, call THE MORNING OF the day you would like to use it. Contact the Crab Cove Visitor's Center in Alameda, CA at (510) 544-3187.

Hours: Wednesday - Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm

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