The term "Welch Village Ski and Snowboard Area" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 26685 County Road 7 Blvd, PO Box 146 , Welch, MN 55089. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.
Out of safety concerns for guests, employees, and resort property, as well as concerns for individual privacy, Welch Village Ski Area, Inc., prohibits the operation or use of unmanned aerial systems, or drones, by the general public - including recreational users and hobbyists - without the prior written authorization from Welch Village Ski area, Inc. This prohibition includes drones used for filming or videotaping, as well as any drone use by media or journalists operating above or within Welch Village Ski Area boundaries. This prohibition on drone operations or use extends to any drones launched or operated from Welch Village Ski Area, Inc. property, as well as drones launched from private property outside of Welch Village Ski Area, Inc. boundaries. Please contact a Welch Village Ski Area, Inc. officer if you have any questions or if you wish to seek prior authorization to operate any aerial drones. Any authorized operation of aerial drones may be governed by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rules and regulations, local law enforcement, as well as those policies separately established by Welch Village Ski Area, Inc., 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 skiing or snowboarding privileges, or the revocation of your season pass, as well as confiscation of any drone equipment, and may subject violators to any damages, including, but not limited to, damages for violations of privacy and/or physical or personal injuries or property damage, as well as regulatory fines and legal fees.