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Oleta River State Park
Essential Eligibility Criteria


VSP - Guided Kayak Tour

In order to participate in this program, one:

  • Must not exceed the manufacturer’s weight limit for the vessel (450 lbs. tandem kayak or 275 lbs. single kayak).
  • 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 kayak independently or with the assistance of a companion or with the use of adaptive equipment.
  • Must have At least one person in the kayak with the ability to move it through the water in a stable manner and return it to the launching area.
  • Must have the ability to tolerate 80 degree Fahrenheit water and bright sunlight for 1 ½ hours.

In the event of capsize, one:

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