Agreement between User and https://backyardmontana.com/
Welcome to https://backyardmontana.com/. The https://backyardmontana.com/ website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages operated by Backyard Montana. https://backyardmontana.com/ is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use ofhttps://backyardmontana.com/ constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
https://backyardmontana.com/ is a Blog Site.
Backyard Montana is a local hiking website profiling hikes in Montana.
This website offers no warranty of the accuracy of information, maps, content, or photographs contained within the website. Trail conditions and directions continually change. You must utilize your own best judgement and provide protection of your own safety and welfare when engaging in any activity described on this website. This website does not imply a suggestion or instruction to engage in any activity documented on this website. This website contains the author’s personal experience and is provided for entertainment purposes only.
Your use of this website constitutes an agreement to hold harmless the editors and contributors of the website and Backyard Montana from any liability arising from the use of the information on this website. You will not hold Backyard Montana, the editors, or the contributors of this site liable for any injury or loss, including the loss of property or life, as a result of engaging in any activity described on this website.
Accuracy, Completeness, and Timeliness of Information
We have made every effort to ensure that all information on the website has been tested for accuracy. We make no guarantees regarding the results that you will see from using the information provided on the website.
The website disclaims liability for incidental or consequential damages and assumes no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage suffered by any person as a result of use of the information provided on the website. The website assumes or undertakes no liability for any loss or damage suffered as a result of the use of any information found on the website.
From time to time, the website may discuss topics related to specific hikes and trails. All content related to these hikes and trails content is for informational purposes only. Unless specifically disclosed in the content, the website is not a partner or sponsor for any particular location.
If you choose to visit a particular trail or engage in a hike that was listed on the website, you assume all risk of any potential injuries that you may incur during such activities. Please consider all the inherent risks of a particular activity/location before participating.
From time to time, the hikes listed on the Website may contain an element of physical fitness. If you are unsure of your physical abilities, you should seek medical advice prior to participating.
We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate, more complete or more timely sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk.
This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.
Errors, Inaccuracies, and Omissions
Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to activity descriptions, trail information, trail maps, destination information, directions, product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. The website is written in English and we take no responsibility for any errors in translation. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).
We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website, should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.
Visiting https://backyardmontana.com/ or sending emails to Backyard Montana constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Links to Third Party Sites/Third Party Services
https://backyardmontana.com/ may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Backyard Montana and Backyard Montana is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Backyard Montana is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Backyard Montana of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via https://backyardmontana.com/ are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the https://backyardmontana.com/ domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that Backyard Montana may share such information and data with any third party with whom Backyard Montana has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of https://backyardmontana.com/ users and customers.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of Backyard Montana or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. Backyard Montana content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of Backyard Montana and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of Backyard Montana or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Use of Communication Services
The Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Backyard Montana has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Backyard Montana reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Backyard Montana reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
Backyard Montana reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Backyard Montana’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Backyard Montana does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Backyard Montana specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Backyard Montana spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Backyard Montana.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you upload the materials.
Materials Provided to https://backyardmontana.com/ or Posted on Any Backyard Montana Web Page
Backyard Montana does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to https://backyardmontana.com/ (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any Backyard Montana Site or our associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting Backyard Montana, our affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Backyard Montana is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in Backyard Montana’s sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.
You will be able to connect your Backyard Montana account to third party accounts. By connecting your Backyard Montana account to your third party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.
Children Under Thirteen
Backyard Montana does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use https://backyardmontana.com/ only with the permission of a parent or guardian.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by Backyard Montana from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the Backyard Montana Content accessed through https://backyardmontana.com/ in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Backyard Montana, its officers, directors, employees, agents, and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities, and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. Backyard Montana reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Backyard Montana in asserting any available defenses.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. BACKYARD MONTANA AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
BACKYARD MONTANA AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. BACKYARD MONTANA AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Backyard Montana reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Montana and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Montana in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Backyard Montana as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. Backyard Montana’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Backyard Montana’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by Backyard Montana with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Backyard Montana with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Backyard Montana with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Changes to Terms
Backyard Montana reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which https://backyardmontana.com/ is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. Backyard Montana encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
Backyard Montana welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms: Contact Form Page