Waiver

Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours

ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY FORM

I understand that during my participation with Poke a Stick Lava Tours outing, I may be exposed to a variety of hazards and risks, foreseen or unforeseen, which are inherent in each outing and cannot be eliminated without destroying the unique character of the outing.  These inherent risks include, but are not limited to, the dangers of serious, or minor personal injury, property damage, and death (“injuries and damages”) from exposure to the hazards of travel and Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours has not tried to contradict or minimize my understanding of these risks.  I know that injuries and damages can occur by natural causes, terrain or activities of other persons, animals, trip members, trip leaders and assistants of third parties, either as a result of negligence or because of other reasons.

I understand that risks of such injuries and damages are involved in adventure travel such as Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours outings and I appreciate that I may have to exercise extra care for my own person and others around me in the face of such hazards.  I further understand that on this outing there may not be rescue or medical facilities or expertise necessary to deal with the injuries and damages to which I may be exposed.In consideration for my acceptance as a participant on this outing, and the services and amenities to be provided by   Poke A Stick Lava Tours in connection with the outing, I confirm my understanding that:

I confirm my understanding that:
  • I have read any rules and conditions applicable to the outing made available to me; I will pay any costs and fees for the outing; and I acknowledge my participation is at the discretion of the leader.
  • The outing officially begins and ends at the location(s) designated by Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours. The outing does include carpooling, transportation, or transit to and from the outing and I am personally responsible for all risks associated with this travel.
  • If I decide to leave early and not complete the outing as planned, I assume all risks inherent in my decision to leave and waive all liability against Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours arising from that decision.  Likewise, if the leader has concluded the Outing, and I decide to go forward without the leader, I assume all risks inherent in my decision to go forward and waive all liability against Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours arising from that decision.
  • This Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by law.  If any provision or any part of any provision of this agreement is held to be invalid or legally unenforceable for any reason, the remainder of this agreement shall not be affected thereby and shall remain valid and fully enforceable.
  • To the fullest extent allowed by law, I agree to WAIVE, DISCHARGE CLAIMS, AND RELEASE FROM LIABILITY Poke A Stick Guided Lava Tours, its officers, directors, employees, agents, leaders and third parties from any and all liability on account of, or in any way resulting from injuries and damages, even if caused by negligence of Poke A Stick Lava Tours its officers, directors, employees, agents, leaders, and third parties in any way connected with this outing.  I further agree to HOLD HARMLESS, Poke A Stick  Lava Tours its officers, directors, employees, agents, leaders and third parties from any claims, damages, injuries or losses caused by my own negligence while a participant in this outing.  I understand and intend that this assumption of risk and release is binding upon my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, and includes any minors accompanying me on the outing.
  • I have read this document in its entirety and I freely and voluntarily assume all risks of such injuries and damages and not withstanding such risks, I agree to participate in the outing.
Refund Policy

Your Signature Will Apply to this Refund Policy

  • If  Poke-A-Stick lava tours cannot reach the active lava fields for whatever reasons and you are not able to reschedule your tour, only then will Poke-A-Stick tours refund half of the total cost.  If your tour guide reaches the active lava fields, no monies will be refunded. At the first quarter mile of the tour you will be asked if you are physically capable and comfortable with the hiking conditions! Only at this point will we refund your total cost for our tours. We cannot guarantee Lava conditions, the weather or Mother Nature.



FIRST NAME (Printed) ___________________________________________

SIGNED ______________________________________________________
LAST NAME (Printed) ____________________________________________

DATED _______________________________________________________


If You are a Minor (Under Age 18), Your Parent or Legal Guardian Must Sign this Agreement on Your Behalf.

GUARDIAN SIGNATURE _________________________________________     
DATED ________________________________ AGE ___________________