I, the undersigned (“Releasor”), as a condition of being permitted by Ruby’s Inn, Inc. (“Ruby’s Inn”) to
participate in certain winter activities, including but not limited to, cross-country skiing, ice-skating,
snowshoeing, and fat tire biking activities (“Activities”), do execute this Winter Adventure Rental
Agreement & Release of Liability (“Release”), which I have read and understand.
A. EQUIPMENT RENTAL AGREEMENT. I accept for use in its AS IS condition the equipment listed on this
form and accept full financial responsibility for its care while it is in my possession. I will be responsible
for the replacement, at full retail value, of any equipment rented under this agreement which is not
returned. I have made no misrepresentations to Ruby’s Inn’s personnel in regard to my height, weight,
age and skiing, skating, biking, or physical abilities. I have NOT relied on Ruby’s Inn to instruct me in how
to use the equipment, and I accept full responsibility for the proper and safe use of the equipment. I
agree there are no warranties, express or implied, which have been made to me concerning the
equipment. I give my express permission to Ruby’s Inn to use any photographs, videotapes, recordings
or any other records taken of me or my minor child or legal ward ice skating or skiing on Ruby’s Inn’s
premises for publicity, advertising, or any other legitimate purpose. I authorize emergency medical care
to be given to me and my children/legal ward participating in the Activities.
B. Rules of Participation. I agree to abide by all of the Safety Rules and Etiquette at the bottom of this
Release setting forth the rules of conduct for the Activities, as well as any rules posted by Ruby’s Inn,
and/or otherwise communicated to me, whether orally or in writing.
C. RELEASE OF LIABILITY. I understand there are risks, dangers and hazards associated with the Activities
which may result in serious personal injury, and that injuries are a common and ordinary occurrence.
Risks include, but are not limited to, falls, collisions with other persons, falling on ice, packed snow,
rocks and other hard surfaces, colliding with other persons and fences, posts, trees, and other natural
and man-made objects. I am sufficiently physically and mentally fit to participate in my chosen Activities. I
UNDERSTAND THAT RUBY’S INN CANNOT GUARANTEE MY OR MY MINOR CHILD’S OR LEGAL WARD’S
SAFETY. IN CONSIDERATION FOR BEING ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ACTIVITIES, AND FOR
PERMITTING MY USE OF THE EQUIPMENT AND FACILITIES, I, FOR MYSELF, MY HEIRS, ASSIGNS AND
PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES AND MY ESTATE, AND FOR ANY MINOR CHILD OR WARD FOR WHOM I AM
SIGNING, DO HEREBY COVENANT NOT TO SUE AND I HEREBY RELEASE, WAIVE, AND FULLY DISCHARGE,
AND AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND, AND HOLD HARMLESS RUBY’S INN, INC., ITS OWNERS, OFFICERS,
SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS AND EMPLOYEES (COLLECTIVELY “RELEASEES”) FROM ANY AND ALL
LIABILITY RESULTING FROM ANY AND ALL INJURY TO MYSELF AND ANY MINOR CHILD OR LEGAL
WARD FOR WHOM I AM SIGNING,INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DEATH, PARALYSIS, BRAIN
INJURY, BROKEN BONES, OTHER PERSONAL INJURY, OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, WHICH IS CAUSED
DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY BY MY PARTICIPATION, OR MY MINOR CHILD’S OR LEGAL WARD’S
PARTICIPATION, IN THE ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO INJURIES AND DAMAGE
RESULTING FROM A RELEASEE’S NEGLIGENT ACT OR OMISSION OR BREACH OF ANY EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED WARRANTY, OR INJURIES OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY OTHER PARTICIPANTS IN THE ACTIVITIES.
D. RELEASE APPLIES TO THE BRCA. This Release, including all the terms of paragraph C, shall also fully
apply to the benefit of and cover Bryce Canyon Recreation Association, Inc., (the “BRCA”) which is
involved in the operation of the ice-skating activities and ice-skating ribbon (rink). BRCA shall be
included in the term “Releasees.”
E. SUCCESSIVE PARTICIPATION COVERED: This Release shall not expire and shall apply to all the
Activities in which I participate now or in the future, regardless of the number or kind of Activities, or
the time between Activities.
F. UTAH LAW AND SEVERABILITY: Utah law shall apply to the interpretation and enforcement of this
Release. If any provision of this Release is found to be unenforceable, all other provisions shall remain in full
Equipment Rented at Winter Adventure Center: Ice Skates, Skis, Snowshoes, and Fat Tire Bikes.
Safety Rules and Etiquette
I. Ice Skating
Use common sense, show courtesy to others, and anticipate dangerous situations before they
arise. The following guidelines are some basic elements of common sense and courtesy.
• No skating is allowed outside the operating hours
• Skates are required to be worn while on the ice
• Skates cannot be worn on the concrete or pavement; all skates must be removed when leaving the
• No chipping or gouging the ice
• Skate only in the direction posted
• Always stay in control and be able to stop or avoid other skaters.
• All patrons on the ice must be moving. No standing allowed
• People ahead of you have the right of way. It is your responsibility to avoid hitting or
• NO: speeding, weaving, roughness, or snowball or other throwing
• Keep exits clear. Before getting on ice, look for oncoming skaters. Do not sit on dasher
• Don’t carry children or other items while skating. No eating, drinking or smoking (including
E-cigarettes) in ice ribbon area.
• Rink equipment can be dangerous. Stay off the ice when resurfacing is in progress.
• Obey the monitors. Report hazards to the monitors.
• Do not litter or use foul language.
Failure to use good judgment, skate responsibly, or follow the Responsibility Code will result in a loss of skating privileges.
II. Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing, and Fat Tire Biking
Before heading out:
• Check the weather forecast for your destination and bring along proper clothing and
equipment. If you start to feel any warning signs of hypothermia, go to someplace warm as
soon as possible.
• Sunlight can burn even on cold and cloudy days. Protect your skin and eyes from the sun
• Know your route. You may want to get a trail map to keep with you.
• Bring sufficient water with you to stay hydrated and be on guard for signs of dehydration. If
you start to feel any warning signs, seek help immediately.
• Understand the trail difficulty symbols to help you ski within your abilities.
While on the trail:
• Always follow the proper direction on one-way trails. Leave space between you and other
skiers and alert others when passing.
• Do not obstruct ski trails or intersections. When stopped, step to the side out of tracks. If
you fall, move off the track as quickly as possible.
• Respect trail closures: use only trails posted open and obey all posted signs.
• Carry out what you carry in.
• Protect the environment. Stay on the trail. Do not cut switchbacks or use shortcuts.
• Share the trail. Watch and listen for others and learn and use appropriate hand signals.
Other users, especially snowmobiles, often cannot hear voice signals.
• Skate skiers should keep off the classic tracks.
• Snowshoers and fat tire bikers stay off the classic track and to the side of the skate track.
Today's Date: April 1, 2023