A. By using and/or visiting this website (collectively, including all content and functionality available through the ridethecariboo.ca domain name, the “Cariboo Mountain Bike Consortium Website”, or “Website” or “Consortium” or “ridethecariboo.ca”), you signify your agreement to (1) these terms and conditions (the “Terms of Use”), (2) The privacy notice, found at https://ridethecariboo.ca/about/terms#privacy-policy and incorporated here by reference, and (3) The Consortium’s Community Guidelines, incorporated here by reference. If you do not agree to any of these terms, the Consortium privacy notice, or the Community Guidelines, please do not use the Consortium Website.

B. Although we may attempt to notify you when major changes are made to these Terms of Use, you should periodically review the most up-to-date version. Ridethecariboo.ca may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these Terms of Use and policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions. Nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.


You agree that your use of the ridethecariboo.ca Website shall be at your sole risk. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Consortium, it’s officers, directors, employees, and agents disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, in connection with the website and your use thereof. The Consortium makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of this site’s content or the content of any sites linked to this site and assumes no liability or responsibility for any (1) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, (2) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the website, (3) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal
information and/or financial information stored therein, (4) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from our website, (5) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through our website by any third party, and/or (6) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Consortium website. The Consortium does not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party through the ridethecariboo.ca website or any hyperlinked website or featured in any banner or other advertising, and The Cariboo Mountain Bike Consortium will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services. As with the purchase of a product or service through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgment and exercise caution where appropriate.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall the Cariboo Mountain Bike Consortium, it’s officers, directors, employees, or agents, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages whatsoever resulting from any (1) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content, (2) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of our website, (3) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, (4) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from our website, (5) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like, which may be transmitted to or through our website by any third party, and/or (6) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the ridethecariboo.ca website, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not the company is advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitation of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.

You specifically acknowledge that the Consortium shall not be liable for user submissions or the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party and that the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you.

The ridthecariboo.ca website is controlled and offered by The Cariboo Mountain Bike Consortium from its facilities in Canada. The Consortium makes no representations that the ridethecariboo.ca Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the ridethecariboo.ca website from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.

Ability to Accept Terms of Use

You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms of Use, and to abide by and comply with these Terms of Use. In any case, you affirm that you are over the age of 13, as the ridethecariboo.ca Website is not intended for children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the ridethecariboo Website.


You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Cariboo Mountain Bike Consortium, its parent organization, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the ridethecariboo.ca Website;

(ii) your violation of any term of these Terms of Service; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (iv) any claim that one of your User Submissions caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Service and your use of the ridethecariboo.ca Website.


The Consortium does not collect information from not logged in visitors interacting with the site. A cookie and ip address may be tracked to allow technology to better the visitor experience during a session. Session data is cleared when a browser is closed. Visitors may recieve third-party advertising.

Ridethecariboo.ca offers the ability to register as a member of the website allowing a richer community experience. Members use their email address and other personal information in the process. Your email address is NEVER shown to visitors or other members of the community Age, gender, and IP information may be used as an identifier during thrid-party advertising. The Consortium never shares your email address with any third party.
The ridethecariboo.ca may send out an opt-out news letters to members. Members can opt out from newsletter communication.

Third-party Advertisers, Links to Other Sites

The ridethecariboo.ca website allows other companies, called third-party ad servers or ad networks, to serve advertisements within the ridethecaribo.ca Site. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to send, directly to your browser, the advertisements and links that appear on the ridethecariboo.ca Site. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize the advertising content you see.

The Consortium does not provide any personally identifiable information to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. However, please note that if an advertiser asks the Consortium to show an advertisement to a certain audience (for example, men aged 18-34) or audience segment (for example, men aged 18-24 who have viewed certain channels of content) and you respond to that advertisement, the advertiser or ad-server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach. The advertiser may also use information regarding your use of the Consortium Site, such as the number of times you viewed an ad (but not any personally identifiable information), to determine which ads to deliver to you.

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