Terms of Service

Alpine Valley Ski Area Terms & Conditions

General Purchase Terms & Conditions

I understand that my purchases through the Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. website are nonrefundable and nontransferable.  I understand that all events at Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. are held rain or shine, and that no makeup events will be available unless otherwise stated at the time of purchase.
 
I understand, for myself and/or my child, and am aware that participation in the sports of skiing, snowboarding, skiboarding and other sports (collectively “RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS”) is a HAZARDOUS activity that has many inherent dangers and risks. I realize that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence of this activity. I agree to for myself and/or my child, to RELEASE from liability, forever discharge, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc and their owners, officers, directors, volunteers, employees, affiliates, agents and assigns, from any and all loss or damage to myself or to my child or my or my child’s property resulting from the releasees’ NEGLIGENCE.  I understand that the releasees are not responsible for the consequences of their own NEGLIGENCE, that is, their failure to use reasonable care in any way.  I acknowledge that I am freely and expressly assuming and accepting any and all risks of property damage, personal injury and death as a condition of being allowed to use the ski area facility and premises.
 

I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involves inherent danger and other risks of INJURY and DEATH.  “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sports, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers. I hereby agree to freely and expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury while engaging in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. I further agree to defend and indemnify Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. for any loss or damage, including claims or lawsuits for personal injury, loss of consortium, loss of services, death, and property loss and/or damage, relating to my, my spouse’s or my child’s participation in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at the Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. I release Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. from any and all responsibility or liability for injuries or damages while I am participating in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. and I agree not to make any claim against Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. for injuries or damages relating to RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS as noted by my signature below.
 


Season, Pick-A-Day and Summit Pass Terms & Conditions

I understand, for myself and/or my child, and am aware that the sports of skiing, snowboarding, skiboarding and other similar sports (collectively “REC­REATIONAL SNOW SPORTS”) are HAZARDOUS activities that have many inherent dangers and risks. I realize that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence of these activities. I agree to for myself and/or my child, to RELEASE from liability, forever discharge, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Boston Mills Ski Resort, Inc.,  Brandywine Ski Resort, Inc.,  Sycamore Lake, Inc. DBA Alpine Valley Ski Center, Mad River Mountain, Inc., Peak Resorts, Inc. and their owners, officers, directors, vol­unteers, employees, affiliates, agents and assigns, (collectively as “RELEASEES”))from any and all loss or damage to myself or to my child or my or my child’s property resulting from the RELEASEES’ NEGLIGENCE. I understand that the RELEASEES are not responsible for the consequences of their own NEGLIGENCE, that is, their failure to use reasonable care. I acknowledge that I am freely and expressly assuming and accepting any and all risks of property damage, personal injury and death as a condition of being allowed to use the ski area facility and premises.

I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involve inherent dangers and other risks of INJURY and DEATH. “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sports, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers. I hereby agree to freely and expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury while engaging in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. I further agree to defend and indemnify Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. for any loss or damage, including claims or lawsuits for personal injury, loss of consortium, loss of services, death, and property loss and/or damage, relating to my, my spouse’s or my child’s participation in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. I release Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. from any and all responsibility or liability for injuries or damages while I am participating in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. and I agree not to make any claim against Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. for injuries or damages relating to RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS as noted by my signature below.

I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involves inherent danger and other risks of INJURY and DEATH. “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sports, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers/snowboarders. The undersigned skier/snowboarder and parent or guardian of said skier/snowboarder agree to assume any and all risks inherent to or associated with RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS.

 

Summit Pass, Season Pass, Pick-A-Day Pass Terms & Conditions 

1. I understand that there are NO REFUNDS.
2. I understand that this pass is non-transferable and is for the use of the designated passholder only. If I am caught giving my passcard to someone else to use, the pass will be voided for the remainder of the season and a processing fee will be charged. This is fraud.
3. I understand that the my passcard does NOT serve as admission onto the snow. My passcard must be presented at the Alpine Valley Ski Area ticket windows in order to receive my daily/weekly Snow Pass.
4. I understand that the passholder must be the one to present the passcard at the ticket windows to receive any Snow Pass privileges.
5. I understand that if I misplace or lose my passcard, there is a $25 replacement fee. I may be responsible for the use of the passcard between the time when it is misplaced/lost, and the time that its absence is reported to Alpine Valley Ski Area.
6. I understand that safety is very important, and that this pass may be revoked by Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. for violation of safety or company rules.
7. I understand that my pass do not include any additional snow passes, lessons, or snow tubing tickets at Alpine Valley Tube Hill.
8.I understand the resort I purchased my pass through is the location I must pick up my pass from.
 

The Ohio Pass Terms & Conditions

I understand, for myself and/or my child, and am aware that the sports of skiing, snowboarding, skiboarding and other similar sports (collectively “REC­REATIONAL SNOW SPORTS”) are HAZARDOUS activities that have many inherent dangers and risks. I realize that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence of these activities. I agree to for myself and/or my child, to RELEASE from liability, forever discharge, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Boston Mills Ski Resort, Inc.,  Brandywine Ski Resort, Inc.,  Sycamore Lake, Inc. DBA Alpine Valley Ski Center, Mad River Mountain, Inc., Peak Resorts, Inc. and their owners, officers, directors, vol­unteers, employees, affiliates, agents and assigns, (collectively as “RELEASEES”))from any and all loss or damage to myself or to my child or my or my child’s property resulting from the RELEASEES’ NEGLIGENCE. I understand that the RELEASEES are not responsible for the consequences of their own NEGLIGENCE, that is, their failure to use reasonable care. I acknowledge that I am freely and expressly assuming and accepting any and all risks of property damage, personal injury and death as a condition of being allowed to use the ski area facility and premises.

I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involve inherent dangers and other risks of INJURY and DEATH. “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sports, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers. I hereby agree to freely and expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury while engaging in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. I further agree to defend and indemnify Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. for any loss or damage, including claims or lawsuits for personal injury, loss of consortium, loss of services, death, and property loss and/or damage, relating to my, my spouse’s or my child’s participation in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. I release Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. from any and all responsibility or liability for injuries or damages while I am participating in RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS at Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. and I agree not to make any claim against Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. for injuries or damages relating to RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS as noted by my signature below.

I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involves inherent danger and other risks of INJURY and DEATH. “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sports, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers/snowboarders. The undersigned skier/snowboarder and parent or guardian of said skier/snowboarder agree to assume any and all risks inherent to or associated with RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS.

 

The Ohio Pass Terms & Conditions 

1. I understand that there are NO REFUNDS.
2. I understand that this pass is non-transferable and is for the use of the designated passholder only. If I am caught giving my passcard to someone else to use, the pass will be voided for the remainder of the season and a processing fee will be charged. This is fraud.
3. I understand that the passcard does NOT serve as admission onto the snow. My passcard must be presented at the Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area or Mad River Mountain ticket windows in order to receive my daily Snow Pass.
4. I understand that the passholder must be the one to present the passcard at the ticket windows to receive any Snow Pass privileges.
5. I understand that if I misplace or lose my pass, there is a $25 replacement fee. I may be responsible for the use of the pass between the time when it is misplaced/lost, and the time that its absence is reported to Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort or Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain.
6. I understand that safety is very important, and that this pass may be revoked by Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Area, Mad River Mountain, Peak Resorts, Inc. for violation of safety or company rules.
7. I understand that my pass do not include any additional snow passes, lessons, or snow tubing tickets.
8.I understand the resort I purchased my Summit Pass through is the location I must pick up my Summit Pass from.
 

SnowCard Terms & Conditions

 Lost, stolen or misplaced cards must be reported immediately to Guest Services in the Information Office, either in person or by calling 800-U-SKI-241. Custom SnowCards that were printed with a name on them can be reprinted for a fee. The cardholder may be responsible for unauthorized use of the card. Gift cards without an assigned name are transferable. They have no tracking method build into them, and are considered the same as cash if lost or stolen. Cash cannot be withdrawn from any SnowCard account. The cardholder is responsible for maintaining a valid SnowCard in proper working condition. The SnowCard is the access device for the member's account. The card must be presented at the time of purchase and shall be the only means of accessing the participants account.

SnowCards expire 5 years from the date that funds were last loaded onto the card. The SnowCard is an in-house, private label concept. It places a debit account on your membership ID card or on an unnamed gift card. The account is activated once funds have been deposited with Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc.. The SnowCard eliminates the need to carry cash, checks, or credit cards and offers value.

 


Club Program Terms & Conditions

I understand, for myself and/or my child, and am aware that participation in the sports of skiing, snowboarding, skiboarding and other sports (collectively “RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS”) is a HAZARDOUS activity that has many inherent dangers and risks. I realize that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence of this activity. I agree to for myself and/or my child, to RELEASE from liability, forever discharge, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc and their owners, officers, directors, volunteers, employees, affiliates, agents and assigns, from any and all loss or damage to myself or to my child or my or my child’s property resulting from the releasees’ NEGLIGENCE.  I understand that the releasees are not responsible for the consequences of their own NEGLIGENCE, that is, their failure to use reasonable care in any way.  I acknowledge that I am freely and expressly assuming and accepting any and all risks of property damage, personal injury and death as a condition of being allowed to use the ski area facility and premises.
 
I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involves inherent danger and other risks of INJURY and DEATH.  “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sport of skiing/snowboarding, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers/snowboarders.  The undersigned skier/snowboarder and parent or guardian of said skier/snowboarder agree to assume any and all risks inherent to or associated with RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS.
If undersigned is renting equipment from Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. undersigned accepts for use said equipment to be supplied by Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. and accepts full responsibility for the care of this equipment.  Undersigned has made no misrepresentations to Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. regarding this user’s height, weight, age or skier type. Undersigned understands that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS and the use of ski/snowboard equipment involve a risk of injury to any and all parts of the skier/snowboarder’s body. Undersigned hereby agrees to freely and expressly assume and accept any and all risks of injury to the user of this equipment while skiing/snowboarding. 
 
Undersigned understand that the ski equipment being used forms a part of or all of a ski-boot-binding system which will NOT RELEASE at all times or under all circumstances and that it is not possible to predict every situation in which it will or will not release, and that its use cannot guarantee this skier’s safety or freedom from injury while skiing. Undersigned further agrees and understands that this ski-boot-binding system may reduce but does NOT ELIMINATE THE RISK of injuries to the lower portion of the skier’s leg. However, undersigned agrees and understands that this ski-boot-binding system may NOT reduce risk of injuries to this user’s knees or any other parts of this user’s body.  Undersigned are also aware that the snowboard boot/binding system IS NOT DESIGNED OR INTENDED TO RELEASE. Undersigned hereby freely agrees to assume and accept any and all known and unknown risks of injury while using this equipment. 
 
To the fullest extent allowed by law, the undersigned agrees to release Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc., its employees, officers, directors, instructors, ski patrollers, agents and owners, from any and all responsibility of liability for injuries or damages to the user of said rental equipment, or to any other person. Undersigned agrees NOT to make a claim against or sue Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc., its employees, officers, directors, instructors, ski patrollers, agents and owners, for injuries or damage relating to RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS and/or the use of said ski/snowboard equipment. 
 
We the undersigned hereby agree to accept the terms and conditions of this contract. This document constitutes the final and entire agreement between Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. and the undersigned. Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc., itself, provides NO WARRANTIES, express or implied, and said equipment is accepted “as is.” We the undersigned have carefully read this agreement and release of liability and fully understand its contents. We, the undersigned, are aware that this is a release of liability and a contract between us and Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. and we, the undersigned, sign it of our own free will. This document is a legally binding contract which supercedes any other agreements or representations by or between the parties and which is intended to provide a comprehensive release of liability, but is not to assert any claims or defenses which are prohibited by law.
 

Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. management will revoke RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS privileges (lift tickets or season passes or school tickets) when a skier/snowboarder is identified as having violated any of the Responsibility Code, printed in this brochure. The code in this brochure is a partial list. Be safety conscious and courteous at all times. When a skier/snowboarder has violated any of the responsibilities in the code or others posted at the ski resort, a member of the Ski Patrol or other designated employee will advise the skier/snowboarder of the violation in a firm but courteous manner, including how the skier/snowboarder may have endangered him/herself or another skier/snowboarder. The employee will then:    1. Issue a warning ticket.    2. Take the skier/snowboarder to management and provide management with information about the violation. Management will then, based on the seriousness of the violation and any previous violation, inform the skiing/snowboarder of the period of revocation or indefinitely suspend the violator’s RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS privileges. A record of the situation, including the skier/snowboarder’s name, staff member involved, date, nature of the violation and action taken will be made by management and retained in the office. Alpine Valley Ski Area, Peak Resorts, Inc. reserves the right to suspend or revoke ski/snowboard privileges for any reason.

Lesson Program Terms & Conditions

I understand, for myself and/or my child, and am aware that participation in the sports of skiing, snowboarding, skiboarding and other sports (collectively “RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS”) is a HAZARDOUS activity that has many inherent dangers and risks. I realize that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence of this activity. I agree to for myself and/or my child, to RELEASE from liability, forever discharge, indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Alpine Valley Ski Resort, Peak Resorts, Inc and their owners, officers, directors, volunteers, employees, affiliates, agents and assigns, from any and all loss or damage to myself or to my child or my or my child’s property resulting from the releasees’ NEGLIGENCE.  I understand that the releasees are not responsible for the consequences of their own NEGLIGENCE, that is, their failure to use reasonable care in any way.  I acknowledge that I am freely and expressly assuming and accepting any and all risks of property damage, personal injury and death as a condition of being allowed to use the ski area facility and premises.
 
I understand that RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS involves inherent danger and other risks of INJURY and DEATH.  “Inherent dangers and risks of RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS” means those dangers or conditions which are an integral part of the sport of skiing/snowboarding, including but not limited to snow conditions as they exist or may change, collisions with natural objects or man-made structures and their components; variations in steepness or terrain, whether natural or as a result of slope design, snowmaking or grooming operations, and collisions with other skiers/snowboarders.  The undersigned skier/snowboarder and parent or guardian of said skier/snowboarder agree to assume any and all risks inherent to or associated with RECREATIONAL SNOW SPORTS.
 
Additional Lesson Terms & Conditions
1. I understand that there are NO REFUNDS.
2. I understand that I may not misrepresent myself/my child, including altering a date of birth, in order to participate in a lesson program. This is fraud.
3. I understand that, if my lesson package includes a “lift” portion, I will receive a necktag that serves as my access to the snow.  I agree to follow the terms of its use, and I will not allow anyone else to use my necktag.
4. I understand that if I misplace or lose my necktag, there is a $25 replacement fee.
5. I understand that safety is very important, and that my lesson program participation may be revoked by Boston Mills Ski Resort, Brandywine Ski Resort, Alpine Valley Ski Resort, Peak Resorts, Inc. for violation of safety or company rules.


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