- Mountain biking involves elements of risk that common sense and personal awareness can help reduce. Please adhere to the responsibility code, and share a safe experience with others.
- Ride in control and within your ability level. You must be able to avoid other people or objects.
- Stay off the lifts and out of the Bike Park if your ability is impaired by drugs, alcohol, or fatigue.
- Wearing 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 to have the physical dexterity, ability, and knowledge to safely load, ride, and unload lifts. Ask the lift attendant for assistance if you need it.
- 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 the 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 uphill and yield to other riders when entering a trail or starting downhill.
- 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 is your Responsibility. Park privileges will be suspended for breach of this code.
Mount Washington Alpine Resort will allow Mountain Unicycles on our downhill mountain bike trails provided a waiver has been signed by each rider.