Visitor Release Form

Please read through the following information. A signed and dated copy will be required in order to participate in any and all farm activities.

The Farm at Piper Hill Visitor Release

  1. I understand that The Farm at Piper Hill LLC is a working farm, with the attending inherent risks, and hereby release and discharge the farm, its owners, employees, volunteers or agents from any and all liability arising from accident, injury, theft, or damages that may be sustained by me, or to any property belonging to me, while visiting the farm. I further agree that I will not sue the farm, its owners, employees, volunteers or agents for any liability arising from accident, injury, theft, or damages that may be sustained by me, or to any property belonging to me, while visiting the farm.

  2. I am aware of the risks associated with being actively involved in outdoor exercise and being with animals on The Farm at Piper Hill's property.

  3. I assume all the foregoing risk of using The Farm at Piper Hill's property and accept personal responsibility for damages resulting from my use, including but not limited to injury, disability or death.

  4. I release, waive and discharge The Farm at Piper Hill, its employees and volunteers, from any and all liability, to me, my heirs and next of kin for any and all claims, demands, losses or damages, related to my use of The Farm at Piper Hill's property. I agree to assume full responsibility for any guest whom I bring to The Farm at Piper Hill's property and will defend and indemnify The Farm at Piper Hill against any claim brought by such person.

  5. I understand that the behaviors of animals can be unpredictable and that personal injury or property damage may occur. I am aware of the risks involved and agree to hold harmless The Farm at Piper Hill LLC and/or their employees for any and all personal injury or property damage resulting in my participation.

  6. I understand that animals may carry germs and bacteria that cause disease. It is strongly recommended that persons wash their hands after activities on the farm. We have hand sanitizing stations and washing facilities available.

  7. I understand that The Farm at Piper Hill reserves the right to ask people to leave the farm if they are acting inappropriately towards staff, our animals or other customers. I agree to obey all posted signs and safety rules, to stay in areas where assigned and to not enter areas off limits to visitors. I understand that The Farm at Piper Hill's staff determines whether or not my behavior is deemed inappropriate.

  8. I understand that there is a no smoking policy in buildings, tents, cottages or any structure on the farm and that if I break this policy I will be asked to leave. Designated smoking areas are available.

  9. I am aware that The Farm at Piper Hill will provide portable restrooms with hand washing sinks located near the parking lot and the animals along with hand sanitizer. Visitors are strongly encouraged to bring their own as well as hand wipes.

  10. We are a large working 100 acre farm so proper shoes and clothing is required. There may be fire ants, uneven ground, holes, and manure so please be sure to always watch where you are walking. Our activities are spread out over a large area so please be ready to walk from the parking lot to all areas around the farm. We have maps available to show you where everything is located. Strollers and wheelchairs may be difficult in some areas.

  11. I understand that I may not be able to participate in a trek with a child who is not of proper age. I also understand that The Farm at Piper Hill does not provide babysitting services for children. Because we are a 100 acre farm with a pond, woods and creek, children must be supervised at ALL times.

  12. If you are pregnant or have health problems please consult your doctor before visiting the farm.

  13. I understand that activities at the farm in the summer months can lead to exhaustion and dehydration. The Farm at Piper Hill does not provide water for customers visiting the farm so please be advised to bring some with you. We do however, provide water at all of our kids camps and water can be purchased at our large scale events.

  14. I understand that photographs or videos may be taken of me and my guests in connection with my participation in farm activities and that these pictures may be used on The Farm at Piper Hill's website, social media pages, and emails.

  15. I understand that I am to adhere to the NC Department of Agriculture warning signs that are posted throughout the property at The Farm at Piper Hill.

  16. I understand that no pets are allowed on the farm, even in the parking area.