There will be two accessible ponds during the event. They are fed by artesian springs and are not used by the local livestock. Participants may swim at their own risk. There will be NO LIFEGUARDS ON DUTY. The water has not been tested for parasites. DO NOT swim while tired, intoxicated, or alone! If you see anyone not following these rules, please contact the rangers. There will be phone numbers and radio channels posted at the ponds in case of emergency. Free showers are available near the event entrance.