Freestyle Terrain Safety Information


Smart Style

At Mountain Creek we have one of the most robust pre-park education programs in the country.  We have developed this program in conjunction with the National Ski Areas Association and Burton Snowboards "Smart Style" Terrain Park Safety initiative to make your time in our parks fun, hassle-free and safe.  

Park Smart Terrain Park Safety Program Messages:

START SMALL - Work your way up. Build your skills.

MAKE A PLAN - Every feature. Every time.

ALWAYS LOOK - Before you drop.

RESPECT - The features and other users.

TAKE IT EASY - Know your limits. Land on your feet.

Park Smart

From the lift line through the park.


  • Make yourself aware of this information and help educate others

  • Participate in internal department education

  • Take time in lessons and programs to explain the information

  • Know your responsibility code and respect what it represents

Mountain Creek is a certified member of the Professional Ski Instructors of America and the American Association of Snowboard Instructors.

Note to parents: You should review the information on these pages if any child (under 18) that is under your control and/or supervision is planning to use the Terrain Parks at South.