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Florida Caverns State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Spirit of the Caverns

In order to participate in this program one:

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

·       Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors independently or with a companion.

·        Must have the ability to traverse ½ mile of walkway and trail (to do the interpretive trail) independently or with the assistance of a companion.

·       Must have the ability to withstand exposure to a 63-67 degree subterranean atmosphere for 20-30 minutes.

·        Must have the ability to traverse narrow and uneven terrain for ½ mile (for interpretive cave tour) independently or with the assistance of a companion.

·        Must have the ability to go up and down stairs (4 stairs with no handrail) independently or with the assistance of a companion.

·        Must have the ability to navigate a passage 2 feet in width for 5 feet.