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Your Skiers and Riders Responsibility Code

Ski With Stache

Skiing and snowboarding can be enjoyed in many ways. At ski areas you may see people using alpine, snowboard, telemark, Cross country and other specialized equipment, such as that used by disabled or other people. Regardless of how you decide to enjoy the slopes, always show courtesy to others and be aware that there are elements of risk in these sports that common sense and personal awareness can help reduce. Observe the code listed below and share with others the responsibility for a great experience.

1.Always stay in control, and be able to stop
or avoid other people or objects.

2.People ahead of you have the right of way.
It is your responsibility to avoid them.

3.You must not stop where you obstruct a trail,
or are not visible from above.

4.Whenever starting downhill or merging into a trail,
look uphill and yield to others.

5.Always use devices to help prevent runaway equipment.

6.Observe all posted signs and warnings.
Keep off closed trails and out of closed areas.

7.Prior to using any lift, you must have the knowledge
and ability to load, ride and unload safely.

This is a partial list. Be safety conscious.

Officially endorsed by:
Copyright 1997 National Ski Areas Association.

Stache is:
Paul W. Hartnägel
V M = (603) 732-6026