Calgary Herald

Mountain code of conduct


Remain in control of your speed and direction. Make sure you can stop and avoid any person or obstacle.

Yield the right of way to people downhill and choose a course that ensures their safety.

stop on a trail only if you are visible from above and if you are not obstructin­g the trail.

Yield the right of way to people uphill when entering a trail and at intersecti­ons.

If you are involved in or witness an accident, remain at the scene and identify yourself to a first-aider.

Use and wear a proper device to prevent runaway equipment at all times.

Keep off the lifts and trails if your ability is impaired through use of alcohol or drugs.

Obey signs and warnings, and never venture off the trails or onto a closed trail.

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