Starting with the winter of 2012 there has been new law regarding skiing/snowboarding/and snow tubing introduced into the state of WI which defines the responsibilities of the participants and the of the operators. Please refer here for more information about the Skier Safety Act.
Observe the code listed below and share with other skiers and riders the responsibility for a great on the snow experience.
- Always stay in control, and be able to stop or avoid other people or objects.
- People ahead of you have the right of way. It is your responsibility to avoid them.
- You must not stop where you obstruct a trail, or are not visible from above.
- Whenever starting downhill or merging into a trail, look uphill and yield to others.
- Always use devices to help prevent runaway equipment.
- Observe all posted signs and warnings. Keep off closed trails and out of closed areas.
- Prior to using any lift, you must have the knowledge and ability to load, and unload safely.
Know the code. It's your responsibility.
This is a partial list. Be safety conscious. Officially endorsed by: National Ski Areas Association.
Be Aware. Ski with Care.
All fencing, poles, signage and other marking devices are in place to inform you of potential hazards or obstacles. The markers will not protect you from injury, and it is your responsibility to stay away from marked areas. The use of helmets or wrist guards may reduce the risk of injury. Whether or not to wear a helmet or other safety devices is a personal choice. Make sure to check into all available options.
No Tolerance Policy
Anyone found with illegal substances, or minors found with alcohol on Trollhaugen property will be removed by police from the area and will not be allowed back for a minimum of the rest of that winter season. Owners and staff at Trollhaugen do not allow this behavior.
Alcohol is not allowed on the hills for anyone of any age. Any legal aged adult (21+) will be warned, and any subsequent activity will result in their removal from the area.
Trollhaugen endorses the The National Ski Areas Association "Smart Style" Terrain Park Safety initiative. A cooperative effort with the help of theProfessional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (AASI) that emphasizes the proper use of terrain parks while delivering a unified message.
The Smart Style video along with the TerrainParkSafety.org work together to emphasize the importance of safety in terrain parks across the country. Please visit the www.TerrainParkSafety.org for a comprehensive look at the Smart Style program.
Park Smart Terrain Park Safety Program Messages:
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.