Hiking, Climbing, Backcountry Travel and Skiing are dangerous sports. You may be killed or severely injured if you
do all forms of back country travel. The information on this website is intended only as general information. While
the authors and editors of the information on this website make every effort to present useful information, due to
human error the information, text and images contained within this website may be inaccurate, false, or out-of-
date. By using, reading or viewing the information provided on this website, you agree to absolve the owners of
Cascade Alpinist, LLC as well as content contributors of any liability for injuries or losses incurred while using such
information. Furthermore, you agree to use any of this website’s information, maps, photos, gear reviews or gear
instructions at your own risk, and waive Cascade Alpinist, LLC its owners and contributors of any liability for use of
said items for back country travel or any other use.
WARNING: Some aspects of mountaineering and related activities, including but not limited to mountaineering,
technical rock, ice, and snow climbing, are potentially hazardous and dangerous and could cause injury or death.
Any person using Tendon equipment in any manner is personally responsible for learning the proper techniques
involved, and assumes all risks and accepts full and complete responsibility for any and all damages and injury
of any kind, including death, which may result from the use of any equipment purchased through a dealer or
Climbing equipment is specifically designed for climbing only, has limitations, and must not be used for any other
purposes. Improper use or misuse increases risk of injury, paralysis and death. Information attached to the product
or contained in mytendonusa.com can be useful, but if you do not understand how to properly use the equipment
you purchase seek qualified help. There is no substitute for personal instruction by a qualified person such as an
AMGA or UIAA certified guide who is well versed in all appropriate safety techniques.
By using this equipment, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Tendon, Tendon USA, Lanex a.s., its
U.S. distributor Cascade Alpinist, LLC and its affiliates, successors and assigns, and its and their directors, officers,
employees, agents, co-branders or other partners from and against any and all allegations, claims, demands,
actions, causes of action, proceedings (whether threatened or pending), orders, damages, losses, liabilities, costs
and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees and other legal expenses, and judgments of any kind of nature,
incurred by Cascade Alpinist, LLC, Tendon, Tendon USA, Lanex a.s. arising out of or relating to your use of the
equipment, your violation of this agreement, or your violation of any rights of another.