THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY.
BY SIGNING BELOW, I AM AGREEING TO RELEASE CAMP ROCKY STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS, COLORADO ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS DIRECTORS, STAFF AND MEMBERS, COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY DIRECTORS, STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS, ROCKY MOUNTAIN MENNONITE CAMP STAFF AND DIRECTORS, ALL PARTICIPATING CONSERVATION PARTNERS AND ALL SPONSORS AND SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDERS FROM LIABILITY.
Introduction: I understand and acknowledge that participation in Camp Rocky is a privilege. In consideration of this privilege, I hereby enter into this Release of Liability (the "Release"). I understand that the Release applies to all activities associated with my participation in the Camp Rocky program.
Assumption of Risk and Acknowledgement of Understanding: I understand that during my camp session, I may participate in several activities including, but not limited to, archery, water activities, hiking, outdoor living skills, ropes courses, rock climbing. management of livestock (specifically llamas) and other strenuous activities requiring physical exertion. All of these activities may require me to assist and depend on the assistance of other participants in my assigned group. Although not desiring to discourage me from participating, Camp Rocky intends to make me aware that participation in these Camp activities exposes me to certain risks, including, by way of example, the risk of personal injury, and exposure to adverse weather conditions in mountainous areas. By signing this Release, I expressly assume these risks, whether such risks are known or unknown to me.
Release and Indemnification: In consideration for the privilege of participating in Camp Rocky, I hereby release and hold harmless CAMP ROCKY STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS, COLORADO ASSOCIATION OF CONSERVATION DISTRICTS, DIRECTORS, STAFF AND MEMBERS, COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY DIRECTORS, STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS, ROCKY MOUNTAIN MENNONITE CAMP STAFF AND DIRECTORS, ALL PARTICIPATING CONSERVATION PARTNERS AND ALL SPONSORS AND SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDERS (collectively, the "Released Parties"), from, and to discharge and waive, any and all claims, demands, losses, damages, and liabilities with respect to any and all property damage, personal injury, and/or loss of life, arising from my participation in Camp Rocky. The foregoing sentence shall apply (without limitation) to all claims, demands, losses, damages, and liabilities described therein, whether known or unknown, foreseen, or unforeseen, future or contingent, except claims, demands, losses, damages, and liabilities arising out of the sole and exclusive gross negligence or willful and wanton misconduct of one or more of the
Released Parties. I covenant not to sue any of the Released Parties in connection with any of the claims, demands, losses, damages, and liabilities described above. The covenants and undertakings of this Release shall be binding upon me, my family, my heirs, next of kin, legal representatives, beneficiaries, successors, and assigns.
Miscellaneous: In the event that any provision of this Release is determined to be invalid for any reason, such invalidity shall not affect the validity of any of the other provisions, which other provisions shall remain in full force and effect as if this release had been executed with the invalid provision eliminated. I understand and agree that this Release is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted under applicable law.
I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY. I ATTEST THAT I AM OVER EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE AND AM NOT A MINOR IN MY STATE OF RESIDENCE OR, IF I AM A MINOR IN SUCH STATE, THAT MY PARENTS OR LEGAL GUARDIAN HAVE ALSO SIGNED THIS FORM BELOW.