barrier-free-grand-canyon-coverWheelchair users who are planning to visit the majestic panoramas of the Grand Canyon may be surprised to learn they can reach the bottom of the canyon by vehicle. This is one of the many surprises in a new book by accessible travel guru, Candy Harrington.

The book, Barrier-Free Travel: The Grand Canyon for Wheelers and Slow Walkers, details the accessibility of trails, sites, attractions and lodging throughout the canyon’s North and South Rim. Harrington wrote the book because she says, “Many folks think the Grand Canyon isn’t accessible — after all it is a canyon