Spinning Scenic Needle Rock Rd – Rio Verde, AZ

Support our team Red Scooter RidersSeptember 18, 2021Scottsdale, AZ Donate here.   Not far from Scottsdale lies a scenic gem of the Tonto National Forest known as Needle Rock Recreation Area. Its sole byway is Needle Rock Road. Pictures don't do justice to the beautiful vistas that unfold along this 3-mile stretch, (though I will … Continue reading Spinning Scenic Needle Rock Rd – Rio Verde, AZ

Scootering New River Trail, Peoria, AZ

Support our team Red Scooter Riders September 18, 2021 Scottsdale, AZ Donate here.   Given beautiful weather, my husband and I often head to Peoria's New River Trail for some scenic urban spinning. This popular trail system has it all, including easy accessibility for mobility devices. Getting there Handicap parking and ADA restrooms are readily … Continue reading Scootering New River Trail, Peoria, AZ

Best Scootering in the Sonoran Desert – Apache Wash Trailhead, Phoenix

Support our team Red Scooter Riders September 18, 2021 Scottsdale, AZ Donate here.   Spoiler alert: This ADA accessible desert adventure will make others pale in comparison. It has for us. Since discovering Apache Wash Trailhead, my husband Lou and I go a couple of times a week. For spectacular spinning, it's simply one of … Continue reading Best Scootering in the Sonoran Desert – Apache Wash Trailhead, Phoenix

Heard Museum, Phoenix

Support our team Red Scooter Riders September 18, 2021 Scottsdale, AZ Donate here.   A friend told us about Phoenix’s Heard Museum over dinner. Intrigued, my husband and I went the very next morning, and were so glad we did. She was right: The museum’s collection of traditional and contemporary American Indian art (mostly southwestern) … Continue reading Heard Museum, Phoenix

Scenic Urban Accessibility in Mesa and Tempe, AZ

Support our team Red Scooter Riders September 18, 2021 Scottsdale, AZ Donate here.   The Rio Salado Pathway connects you to some of Mesa and Tempe’s most scenic urban landscapes. Colorful to say the least, this wheelchair/scooter accessible pathway offers plenty of visual surprises. I won’t give them all away, but I will say this: within an … Continue reading Scenic Urban Accessibility in Mesa and Tempe, AZ

Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix

Support our team Red Scooter Riders September 18, 2021 Scottsdale, AZ Donate here.   Some places just get it, they make their venue as accessible to everyone as much as possible. Phoenix’s Desert Botanical Garden is one such place, a city treasure that my husband Lou and I discovered by chance on a bike/scooter ride through … Continue reading Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix