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Promoting Your Independent Lifestyle.  Are you a visitor here, an Okanagan resident, or part of a family with special abilities? Adaptive Recreational Equipment can be expensive to purchase,  difficult to transport, and store. Our goal is to break these barriers to the outdoors,  for those that have mobility challenges, cognitive delay, acquired injury or life altering impairments of many different descriptions. If you are a senior that used to ride or hike; if you  are temporarily limited by a recent accident; our rental program has an opportunity for you. Rent Adaptive Equipment from us for Cycling or Hiking within Mission Creek Regional Park.

 

Adaptive Rentals is a social enterprise supporting the work of Community Recreational Initiatives Society.  We bring  20 years of  delivering outdoor experiences to now enable YOU, as a hi functioning individual, local or a visitor. Are you without your gear, or have a family member with specific abilities? We can match your outdoor expectations with equipment unmatched by other rental options. #GetOutside in RDCO Mission Creek Regional Park. Your rental fee has a direct impact in expanding our range of equipment, making the outdoors barrier free for individuals with a wide range of abilities, that may include cognitive, physical, or sensory impairments. Our two other divisions are Adaptive Adventures, and Adaptive Travel

Adaptive Rentals is brought to you in partnership with RDCO Parks, and with funding by Interior Savings Credit Union.

This 2020 year is a pilot project in community partnership with funding from Interior Savings and support from the Regional District of Central Okanagan. 
Our rental gear is made available for use within Mission Creek Regional Park, in Kelowna, BC, Canada.
UPDATE: end of Aug until end of October, rentals is only staffed for prior reservations.  
Step 1)  Choose a date from our schedule, time frame, and choose the equipment with our on-line tool below, including payment.  We cannot accept payment within the park’s facilities. All equipment must be reserved a minimum of 48hrs in advance.   Have Questions or specific needs – Call us at 250 979-3941.
  Your on-line reservation will be confirmed by our attendant as quickly as possible, to your email or phone# you’ve provided.
Step 2) Arrive at Mission Creek Regional Park in Kelowna, BC at (click for map) 2363 Springfield Rd, Kelowna, BC V1X 7N7 ten minutes before. Look for the blue trailer in the parking lot at the west end of the park next to the EECO Center.  bring your own helmet if you have one. 
We’ve established robust COVID procedures, for your health safety and ours,  and recommend you arrive with  your own mask. Thank-you.
Step 3) Complete our Waivers, Rental Contract, & bring your ID (Driver’s License / Passport) Receive instruction on use, and enjoy your independent outing within the Park. Return the gear at the end of your rental to the same trailer.
Note: Our partnership with RDCO Parks means the equipment must be used at Mission Creek Park. This gives you access to the Greenway along Mission Creek as well.
 

Tandem Upright Cycle – 2 riders – for riders who are able to maintain their balance but both may want or need a second rider to help with propulsion. 

Tandem Recumbent Cycle – 2 riders – a great way to see nature if you have balance issues or limited mobility or just plain have bad knees and need some help relieving pressure to your back or legs, it doesn’t hurt having a second rider helping either! Three wheels, low to the ground,  back supported seating.
 
Single Recumbent Cycle – 1 rider – no ability is too hard to accommodate here.  Our adaptations allow you your independence. Three wheels for stability, seating that supports  your back.
 
Single Upright Cycle – step through design, easy to get on traditional bicycle. Let us fit you to your needs.
 
Trail Rider – 1 rider and requires 2 pilots – our brand new trail rider is sought after!  Get your companion out on the trails in style and have a fantastic day in the sun experiencing all that nature has to offer while they are safely piloted by one person in the front and one in the back.  Don’t worry, we supply some basic training to show you the subtleties of operation.
 
Bowhead Reach – 1 rider, electric assist mountain bike – want to get out on the trails?  Our new Bowhead Reach mountain bike is a dream come true!  It’s electric assist motor keeps you moving and cornering those trails like a boss!
 
Parks Explorer – 1 rider, electric assist, precursor to the Bowhead Reach. Want a slightly tamer trip on the trails?  Our Parks Explorer is electric assist too and corners but at a less daredevil pace.  A great way to still see the nature you are travelling past.
 
Other cycles may be added so please check back regularly.  Hand Cycles coming soon!

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