Beach Wheelchairs

Welcome to Surf City, North Carolina! The mission of the Surf City Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department is to enhance the quality of life for citizens and visitors by providing diversified parks, recreation, and education programs, facilities and open spaces that are inclusive and meet the needs of all ages, while utilizing, enhancing, and preserving our natural resources. The information below explains our policies and procedures, as well as outlines all the information you should need for your beach wheelchair rental. Should you have additional questions please contact us at 910-328-2716 or at

All rentals are processed and approved through the Town of Surf City. Rentals may not be booked more than one month in advance and no less than 48 hours in advance. Please contact us with any additional questions at (910) 328-2716.

Beach Wheelchair

Hours of Operation  

Weekly Rentals:

Monday - Friday (May be picked up on Monday at 9am & returned by Friday at 3pm)

Daily Rentals:

Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm

Rental Rate

$50 refundable deposit
*The deposit will be due once your reservation request has been approved.

Locations & Access Points

Below are the locations of access points for beach wheelchairs. For the safety of beach wheelchair users, please do not attempt to maneuver someone in a beach wheelchair over or down steps.

Beach Access #1 - 9th Street - 2100 North Shore Drive

Beach Access #5 - Broadway Street - 1700 North Shore Drive

Beach Access #6 - Pender Avenue - 1500 North Shore Drive

Beach Access #13 - 510 North Shore Drive

Beach Access #18 - Roland Avenue - 100 Roland Avenue

Beach Access #19 - Kinston Avenue - 200 South Shore Drive

Directions for reserving your beach wheelchair:

Using our online registration website, you will first need to Create an Account.

Once your account has been created, please click on the Facilities tab at the top of the page, choosing Beach Wheelchairs.

Here you will choose and complete the Beach Wheelchair Rentals Request Form.

Once you have completed this, the Town will then be able to view/approve your request and send you your invoice. For your reservation to be finalized, we ask that you complete the required forms pay the $50 refundable deposit.

Thank you to all of our Beach Wheelchair Sponsors!

The Town of Surf City proudly recognizes our generous sponsors for their donations to our beach wheelchair sponsorship program! We are so thankful for sponsors for helping to provide opportunities for our residents and visitors to access our beautiful beaches.

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