Accessible Parks in St. Pete, Gulfport and Tierra Verde

If you love getting outdoors but have mobility challenges, read this accessibility guide to parks in St. Pete, Gulfport and Tierra Verde.

The Truth Sculpture and people walking in Vinoy Park are silhouetted by the sun.

Vinoy Park has paved paths that stretch along the St. Pete bayfront.

Updated March 2024

Advice from an Expert

Beth Stombaugh, a manual wheelchair user all her life, visited dozens of St. Pete/Clearwater parks in early 2022 to gather firsthand information about their accessibility. A Florida resident (she calls Gulfport home), Beth loves exploring local parks to pursue her hobby of wildlife photography. She also advocates for the rights of people with disabilities as well as other marginalized groups, and sings in St. Pete’s One City Chorus. Before she retired, Beth taught special education in Ohio for 24 years.

Do you love visiting beaches? Check out our Guide to Accessible Beaches in St. Pete/Clearwater.