Mountain Bike Responsibility Code
Mountain biking involves the risk of injury or death. Common sense and caution can reduce risk. For your safety and the safety of others, please adhere to the Code.
- Ride in control & within your ability level. You must be able to avoid other people or objects.
- Stay off the lifts and out of Bike Park if your ability is impaired by drugs, alcohol or fatigue.
- Wear a helmet. It is mandatory. Other protective equipment is strongly recommended.
- Inspect your bike or have it checked by a qualified bike mechanic before you ride.
- Be sure you have the physical dexterity, ability and knowledge to safely load, ride and unload lifts. Ask the lift attendant for assistance if you need help.
- Be aware of changing conditions on trails and features. Inspect features before use and throughout the day.
- Stay on marked trails. Ride only in the direction indicated by trail markers. Obey all signs and warnings. Do not cut switchbacks. Keep off closed areas.
- Avoid riders ahead of you. They have the right of way.
- Look up hill and yield to other riders when entering a trail or starting down hill.
- Do not stop where you obstruct a trail or are not visible from above.
- If you are involved in or witness a collision or accident, you must identify yourself to the Bike Patrol or a staff member.
- Do not feed, provoke or approach wildlife.
- Know the Code – Be safety conscious. It’s your responsibility.
Park privileges revoked for breach of the Code.
Note: Bike trails and skills park are only open during posted hours of operation.