Welcome to Turning Point

Life Beyond the Sidewalk

Turning POINT is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with 36 years experience providing FREE adapted outdoor recreational activities and adventures for those with physical challenges. Each month there are activities scheduled to help those with mobility impairments stay active!


SAVE THE DATE:  25th Annual Extravaganza 'Celebration of Choices'        June 6   

                                       Bachman Recreation Center                           9AM - 3PM   

Activities include: water skiing, archery, handcycling, zip line, kayaking, air rifles, catfish tank, jet skiing, fly fishing, remote control cars, obstacle course, sailing, bass fishing, disc golf, fencing, lasar hunt, pontoon boat rides, petting oo, mini horses, casting and more! Demos of power hockey by N Texas Wheelchair Hockey, amputee hockey by International Institute of SPORT and assistance dogs from MADE. New this year is an Art Show by artists with disabilities.                               


Our Spring Camp Out is being held on April 24-26 at a beautiful wildlife preserve in Ben Wheeler, TX. Expect to sleep in tents and partake in such activities such a fishing, archery, air rifles, remote control cars and outdoor cooking. All campers are invited to attend the festivities at the TPW Fish Hatchery.


We are holding our annual  Juniors Fishing Tournament at the Texas Parks & Wildlife Fish Hatchery, in Athens on Saturday, April 25.  We know the the Fish Hatchery has fish and water! Lake Ray Hubbard is still dangerous for boating due to low waters.


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"Our mission is to develop self-esteem and confidence in the physically challenged population through participation in adapted outdoor activities"