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Sledding Hill Rules

Sledding at Major Besse Field (West Torrington) Rules and Regulations
  • Sledding Hours (weather permitting) – Day Time Only – No Lights.
  • Sledding is permitted only when the “Sledding Hill Open” sign is displayed.
  • Use of the sledding hill is AT YOUR OWN RISK.
  • Users assume full responsibility for determining if conditions are safe for sliding.
  • Sledding is a hazardous activity and permits substantial risk.
  • Parents/guardians are responsible for children.
  • Helmets are recommended.
  • Walk up the hill on the far left or right side. Do not walk up the middle of the hill.
  • Use equipment properly.
  • Certain equipment may not be permitted at the discretion of the parks staff.
  • Sled only in designated areas.
  • Please consider others when sledding. Sled under control at all times.
  • Avoid sledding over snow bumps or anything that may cause the sled to go airborne.
  • All trash must be placed in designated containers.