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The Barnacle Historic State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Dog Days

Held during regular park hours. Regular park admission: $2 ages 6 and up; under 6 free.

Participants must have the ability to:

  • Read and follow written guides and instructions independently or with assistance of companion.
  • Withstand exposure to the outdoors for however long they wish to stay.
  • Traverse a paved multi-use trail for a distance of approximately 2400 feet (1200 feet each direction) independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the assistance of a device.
  • Be able to move about the celebration independently or with the assistance of companion or device.
  • Maintain control of pets.
  • Keep pets on hand-held, 6-foot leashes.
  • Be able to clean up after pets and dispose of waste at marked stations.
  • Be able to remove trash, litter, and picnic remains as The Barnacle is a “pack it in, pack it out” park.