Introductory Statement from the Forest Service:
Within the permit area, the ski area and its representatives are authorized to discourage and report to appropriate authorities:
The ski area may enforce Rules of Use, including a Rule of Use that prohibits the foregoing conduct, within the permit area and may remove persons who violate the Rules of Use. The ski area may use private security services or security guards and/or off-duty state or local law enforcement personnel to enforce the rules of use. The ski area may also call upon state or local law enforcement agencies to enforce violations of state or local law and forest service law enforcement officers to enforce violations of federal law.
The terms “skiing” and “skier” will also refer to “snowboarding” and snowboarders”, and to any other users of the ski area.
The Ski Area Permit Holder will be referred to as the “ski area”.
The ski area may remove/trespass persons from the permit area for the following acts/behaviors:
WASHINGTON STATE LAW STANDARD OF CONDUCT as per RCW 79A. 45 et. seq.
Due to safety and privacy concerns, Mission Ridge prohibits the operation or use on or above Resort property of unmanned aerial systems, or drones, by the general public— including model aircraft by recreational users and hobbyists—without the prior written authorization from Mission Ridge. This prohibition includes drones used for filming or videotaping, as well as any drone use by media or journalists operating above or within the area boundaries. This prohibition extends to any devices launched or operated from Resort property, as well as any launched from private property outside of the Resort boundaries. Please contact a resort Marketing representative at 509-663-6543 or firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions or if you seek prior authorization to operate any such devices. Any authorized operation of drones on or above Resort property will be governed by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rules and regulations, local law enforcement, and / or U.S. Forest Service rules, as well as those policies separately established by this Mission Ridge, which may include certification, training, insurance coverage, indemnification requirements, and waivers or releases of liability. Any violation of this policy may involve suspension of your access privileges to the Resort, or the revocation of your season pass, as well as confiscation of any prohibited equipment, and may subject violators to any liability for damages, including, but not limited to, damages for trespass, violations of privacy, and physical injuries to persons and/or property, as well as legal fees.
Within the Mission Ridge Ski Area Boundary, uphill travel is permitted only on designated routes when conditions do not adversely impact avalanche mitigation, grooming, snowmaking, parking, snow removal, maintenance or other ski area operations. Uphill travel is restricted within the Special Use Permit area during periods of avalanche danger or avalanche mitigation.
This is not the full policy. Click here to view the full Uphill Policy
Mission Ridge accepts reservations for RV/Overnight Parking spaces for any night prior to an operating day. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance online.
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