• On Jan 15, 2020
    Angelica from MN Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    I know push wagons are no longer allowed, but are there exceptions for children with disabilities? Our 50”, 75lb son is too big for strollers. But a place like Disney will definitely be too much walking for him. Looking for options. Thanks!

    Greetings Angelica!

    Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel. I am so glad that you stopped by.

    As a mom of a child with special needs, I can understand how sorting through the unknowns of travel may be a bit challenging. One of the reasons that I love to travel to the Walt Disney World Resort is because of their work hard to assure that guests of all abilities have a truly magical time.

    At this time, push wagons are not permitted in the parks. Strollers must be 31” (79cm) wide and 52” (132cm) long or smaller. With that being said, Disney has a featured provider that offers strollers and mobility devices for rent. Upon searching Scooterbug website, they have strollers available to rent for those with Adaptive Needs. “The Freedom Push Adaptive Needs chair can accommodate up to 200lbs and states that it provides a comfy ride for larger children and small adults with adaptive needs.”

    If you haven’t looked into it already, Disney Parks has Services for Guests with Disabilities. Be sure to check out these services in case you feel that additional assistance may be helpful to your family.

    I hope that I have helped to answer your question. I hope that you have a truly memorable vacation!

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Meet the Panelist: Heather, New York

Hi there! I'm Heather from Buffalo NY, a planDisney Alumni and proud mom of three. By day, I'm an oncology nurse, but my heart belongs to Walt Disney World. Having navigated the parks with babies, toddlers, tweens, teens, and multigenerational groups, I live to turn dreams into magical vacations. When I'm not exploring the wonders of Walt Disney World, you'll find me sailing the high seas on Disney Cruise Line. Adventure awaits - let's make your Disney dreams come true!  Learn More About Heather

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