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Oscar Scherer State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Compass & Map Reading

In order to participate in this Program, one:

•  Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
•  Must provide one’s own drinking water and other personal need items.
•  Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors under a variety of conditions for up to 4 hours.
•  Must have the ability to traverse soft, wet, sandy, and uneven terrain for up to 1 mile independently or with the assistance of a companion.
•  Must have the ability to hold a map and/or compass independently or with the assistance of a companion.