Rules and Safety Tips



Rules and other information of the Rainbow River State Park Can be Found here:


Nature Quest Essential Eligibility Criteria 

for: Tubing / Canoeing / Kayaking

In order to participate in any of these activities, one: Must / Shall
  • Must be a minimum of 3 years old.
  • Must have the ability to traverse uneven and unstable terrain independently or with the assistance of a companion for 1⁄2 mile.
  • Must have the ability to tolerate 72-degree water and bright sunlight for 2 hours or more while tubing / canoeing / kayaking without disturbing the river bottom.
  • Must have the ability to survive in the water without the tube / canoe / kayak independently or with the assistance of a companion in the event of falling or flipping off the canoe / kayak / tube or a tube malfunction.
  • Must have the ability to follow verbal and /or visual instructions independently or with the assistance of a companion.
  • Must have the ability to enter and exit the water at the designated areas in a stable manner independently or with the assistance of a companion.
  • Must have the ability to maneuver or propel oneself through the water independently or with the assistance of a companion in order to avoid boats, canoes, kayaks and /or any other hazards.
  • 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.