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Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Ranger-Led Kayak/Canoe Tour

In order to participate in this program, one:

•  Must not exceed the manufacturer’s recommended weight limit for the particular vessel. (Individuals are responsible for bringing their own canoe/kayak.)
•  Must have the ability to follow verbal and or visual instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
•  Must have the ability to wear a properly fitted personal flotation device.
•  Must have the ability to enter and exit the kayak/canoe independently or with the assistance of a companion.
•  Must have the ability to remain seated, balance and maneuver independently or with the assistance of a companion.
•  Must have at least one person in the kayak/canoe with the ability to move the vessel through the water in a stable and controlled manner and return it back to the launching area.

In the event of a capsize:

•  One must have the ability to get out from under the vessel independently and
•  One must have the ability to right oneself and remain face up in the water with the aid of a personal flotation device.