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T.H. Stone Memorial St. Joseph Peninsula State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


Appreciation Day / Public Lands Day

 

Essential Eligibility Criteria

  • Must have the ability to follow visual and/or verbal instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
  • Must have the ability to withstand exposure to the outdoors for extended periods of time.
  • Must have the ability to traverse wet, sandy, and uneven terrain independently or with the assistance of a companion.

CANOE / Kayak Program Participants

  • Must not exceed the manufacturer’s limit
  • 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 or with the use of adaptive equipment.
  • Must have the ability to remain seated, maneuver, and balance independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment.
  • At least one person in the canoe/kayak must have 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, you must have:
    • The ability to get out of from under the watercraft independently.
    • The ability to right oneself and remain face up in the water with the aid of a personal flotation device.

I have read and understand the above and meet the essential eligibility criteria, in order to participate in activities of Park Appreciation Day / Public Lands Day activities

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