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Don Pedro Island State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Kayaking/ canoeing

Personal kayak/canoe, no rentals

In order to participate in this activity, one:

•  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 canoe/kayak independently or with the assistance of a companion.
•  Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for the duration of your canoeing/kayaking`.
•  Must have the ability to remain seated, maneuver, and balance independently, with the assistance of a companion, or with 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.

In the event of a capsize:

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