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Sebastian Inlet State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Canoe / Kayak Tour

In order to participate in this program, one:

·        Must have the ability to follow verbal and/or visual instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.

·        Must not exceed the manufacturer’s weight limit specifications for the vessel (canoes - up to three occupants or 450 lbs; single 14’ kayak - up to 300 lbs., and double kayaks - 400 lbs.).

·        Must have the ability to follow verbal and/or visual instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion for up to 2 hours.

·        Must have the ability to wear a properly fitted personal flotation device.

·        Must have the ability to enter and exit the canoe/kayak independently or with the assistance of a companion and/or with the use of adaptive equipment.

·        Must have the ability to remain seated, maneuver, and balance independently or with the assistance of a companion and/or with the use of adaptive equipment.

·        Must have at least one person in the canoe/kayak with the ability to move it through the water in a stable manner and return it back to the launching area.

·        Must have the ability to get out from under the watercraft independently, and be able to right oneself and remain face up in the water with the aid of a personal flotation device in the event of a capsize.