What’s the most important thing to keep in mind and practice on the slopes? Common sense.

Be kind and courteous to your fellow skiers and riders. No matter your skill level, we were all beginners once.

Here's your safety checklist:

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Approved Devices

With how quickly snow sports changes it can be confusing to keep track of what is allowed and prohibited on the mountain. We have you covered with our Approved Equipment and Devices page!

Equipment and Devices

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Terrain Park Safety

The National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) and Burton Snowboards developed the “Smart Style” Terrain Park Safety initiative, a cooperative effort with the help of the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (AASI).

  • Start small - Work your way up. Build your skills.
  • Make a plan - Every feature. Every time.
  • Always look - Before you drop.
  • Respect - The features and other users.
  • Take it easy - Know your limits. Land on your feet.

For more information, check out TerrainParkSafety.org.

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