safety is important to the DRBLHF at all times.
To insure a safe and enjoyable tour, please
review the following safety requirements.
a commitment to follow these instructions,
heed the directions of tour guides and launch personnel at all times, and
obey any posted warnings at the lighthouse.
participants must sign the waiver sent to them in advance and return it by
mail or bring it
along on the day of the tour. No on will be allowed on the tour who
does not submit a waiver.
participants are not permitted on the open
deck of the launch while it is en route
to the lighthouse. All passengers must be seated inside the cabin during
the trip., except during the photo stop just before disembarking at the
participants are required to wear personal floatation devices (life
they board and disembark the launch.
personal floatation devices are provided.
areas of the lighthouse may be closed, please respect posted boundaries
during your visit.
Tour participants are never allowed on the breakwater wall.
and deck surfaces can be slippery when wet. Please watch your step for
uneven floors and bulkheads that may be trip hazards and hold railings
will be touring a site that is undergoing
active work, climbing steep
stairs, and boarding in a marine environment. It is important that you
sneakers, boat shoes or other flat,
sturdy, rubber soled foot ware. Open-toe shoes, flip-flops, and
string sandals are never permitted. The Foundation reserves the right to
refuse to let anyone wearing inappropriate, unsafe footware to board the