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Chairlift overlooking a large alpine lake in the winter

Accessibility

Homewood Mountain Resort’s website has been developed considering the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) regarding ADA compliance rules and regulations. Our goal is to have our content accessible to all guests, including those who have various types of physical disabilities, vision loss, hearing impaired and limited dexterity to name a few.

We are constantly updating our website and checking content to ensure our accessibility remains up to code. If you have any issues, concerns or questions regarding our website regarding accessibility we ask that you please contact our web team.

Skip to Navigation
Snowboarder on the chairlift trees surrounding with snow

A feature that can be accessed from any page skip navigation is used to jump over the menu links and go straight to the main content area of the page. You can find the skip navigation link by pressing tab and select it using enter. 

More information regarding skip navigation

Photography / Images
Snowboarder making a turn in powder snow

We have implemented the use of “ALT” tags, or alternative text and “TITLE” tags for photography / images throughout our site. These tags provide a written description of the image for those who have images turned off in the browser. To turn the images off visit the settings section of your browser.

Other Accessibility Tools
Person standing on a ski run with a view of the mountains

Google Chrome provides accessibility tools / extensions that can be added to their browser to enhance the user experience. 

Browse the tools here 

PDF Documents
Snowboarder Riding powder snow in the trees

Our web team runs an accessibility checks and reports on PDF documents that are listed on our website. If you have any issues accessing any PDFs or other documents on our site please contact our  web team.

New Content and ADA Updates
Snowboarder riding powder snow under a chairlift in the trees

Our website is constantly being updated with new content, new images and new links. Because our site is ever changing we have developed an internal biweekly ADA checklist that our web team uses to test our compliance. If you have any issues, concerns or questions regarding our website regarding accessibility we ask that you please contact our web team.

Video Closed Captions
Snowboarder slashing snow on a powder day

Our team strives to use minimal animation and video throughout our website but it is present on some of our pages – and occasionally our front page. All video content can be found on our Homewood Mountain Resort YouTube channel and is closed captioned when applicable. 

YouTube Channel