Slope Rules

General Slope Rules

The minimum standards for recreational use of the main slope are:

The ability to make linked turns and control your speed from your selected start point

The ability to use the uplift system (Tows)

If you are unable to meet these minimum standards then you must have lessons before recreational use of the main/intermediate slope

No straight running downhill at speed

Head protection is mandatory for any slope user under 16, any member taking part in freestyle activities or involved in any form of racing or race training.

Please be aware that all snowsports have an inherent risk please don’t ski or snowboard beyond your ability

Freestyle Rules

The jumps will only be open during freestyle sessions, not during recreational skiing or boarding.

All members taking part in freestyle activities must have gone through the freestyle induction process and signed the clubs freestyle declaration form

Inverted moves can only be performed by advanced freestyle members who have signed accreditation.


All spectating is to be done behind the barriers

Only club members are allowed slope side.

Code of Conduct

Respect all other slope users

Control your speed

Give way to users below and choose a routes that will not endanger or alarm them

Leave plenty of room when overtaking

If you have to stop do so at the side of the slope, the runout at the bottom should be clear at all times. This is not a spectator area or place to store equipment

Look up and down the slope before setting off

You should not walk on the slope. If you have to do this it should be up or down the sides

In the event of an accident all activity must stop. Everyone is duty bound to assist and wit- nesses must provide relevant information

Kendal Snowsports Club reserves the right to ask you to leave the slope if you are considered by a Club Official/Instructor not to be abiding by the above Code of Conduct or Slope Rules

Adhere to all club policies Full list of policies can be found here

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