Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions of Use (the short version)

Liability

By participating in Explore It Scavenger Hunts you agree that neither Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC nor any person associated with us will be liable to you or any other participant for any direct or indirect damages that arise in any way. You agree to communicate this liability to any person that you invite to participate.

Media Release and Use of Images

We may use photos for marketing and promotional purposes that are submitted through social media or uploaded to the exploreitnw.com Scavenger Hunt “My Account” Dashboard. If you share inappropriate photos, your account is subject to being deleted without notice and without refund.

Copyright

All content in the Scavenger Hunts is copyright to Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC and may not be copied, shared, or redistributed in any format. For the blog portion of the website (Around Washington, Festivals & Events, Photography & Tips, Eat & Shop), you can re-post content with no derivative works based upon it, and for noncommercial purposes only. You must also include attribution and link back to this blog (exploreitnw.com).

Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy and won’t share your information to a third party. We’ll only send e-mails and marketing when you agree to receive them and you can unsubscribe at any time. We may contact you for feedback about our products.

No Refunds

With the unpredictable nature of on-line services and products (phone services and data/wifi availability, server connection, etc.), the services and the content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and there are no refunds.

 

Terms and Conditions of Use (the long version)

Media Release and Use of Images

Waiver and Release of Liability

Privacy Policy

Copyright of Scavenger Hunts

Creative Commons Copyright License of Blog

Payment, Sign-in Name and Password

No Warranties, No Refunds

Disclosure

 

Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC welcomes you to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website and Services you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you.

Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC may deactivate any account at any time, including, without limitation, if it determines that a User has violated these Terms and Conditions of Use.

The term ‘Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ or ‘our” refers to the owner of the website. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website. The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
  • From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
  1. Media Release and Use of Images

By participating in this activity (including sharing photos on social media and uploading pictures to the Scavenger Hunt “My Account” Dashboard on exploreitnw.com), you hereby grant permission to Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC to be photographed or otherwise have images or voice recordings made (including but not limited to digital photographs, video or digital moving images and/or voice recordings), for publication or promotional purposes in any medium (including but not limited to print media, newspaper, television, video, motion picture, or Web site on the Internet). You additionally consent to the use of your name and/or interview and/or review comments in connection with publication or promotional purposes in any medium.

You retain all copyrights and other intellectual property rights in and to your own User Content. You do, however, hereby grant us and our sublicensees a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, freely sublicensable license to modify, compile, combine with other content, copy, record, synchronize, transmit, translate, format, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, and otherwise use or exploit (including for profit) your User Content and all intellectual property.

No inducements or promises beyond your acceptance of an opportunity to promote Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC and its programs have been given.

You agree to share (and upload to exploreitnw.com) appropriate photos. You will not upload, post, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available any content that: is defamatory, slanderous, indecent, obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit, invasive of another’s privacy, promotes violence, or contains hate speech. If inappropriate photos are shared, your account may also be deleted or deactivated without notice and without refund.

You affirm that you are the age of 18 years or older and that you are freely agreeing to this media release. Or, you are the Parent/Guardian of the participant that is less than 18 years of age and freely agree to this media release for your child. You agree to communicate this media release to any person that you invite to participate and they are in agreement too.

  1. Waiver and Release of Liability

You are voluntarily participating in the Scavenger Hunt at your own risk. You are aware of the risks associated with traveling to and from as well as participating in this activity, which may include, but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, permanent disability, economic or emotional loss, and death. You understand these injuries or outcomes may arise from your own or others’ negligence, conditions related to travel, or the condition of the Activity location(s). Nonetheless, you assume all related risks, both known or unknown to you, of your participation in this Activity, including travel to, from and during this Activity.

You acknowledge that Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC and our owners, members, directors, officers, volunteers, representatives, and agents are not responsible for errors, omissions, acts, or failures to act of any party or entity conducting a specific event or activity on behalf of Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC.

In the event that any damage to equipment or facilities occurs as a result of your or your family’s willful actions, neglect, or recklessness, you acknowledge and agree to be held liable for any and all costs associated with these actions.

You have carefully read this document and understand that it is a release of liability. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC against any and all claims, suits or actions of any kind whatsoever for liability, damages, compensation or otherwise brought by you or anyone on your behalf. You agree to release and discharge Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC and all of its affiliates, managers, members, agents, attorneys, staff, volunteers, representatives, predecessors, and successors, from any and all claims or causes of action and you agree to voluntarily give up or waive any right that you have to otherwise bring a legal action against Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC for personal injury or property damage.

In the event that you should require medical care or treatment, you agree to be financially responsible for any costs incurred as a result of such treatment. You aware and understand that you should carry your own health insurance.

You affirm that you are the age of 18 years or older and that you are freely agreeing to this contract. Or, you are the Parent/Guardian of the participant that is less than 18 years of age and freely agree to this contract for your child. You agree to communicate this liability to any person that you invite to participate and they are in agreement too.

  1. Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy and won’t share your information to a third party. We’ll only send e-mails and marketing when you agree to receive them and you can unsubscribe at any time. We may contact you for feedback about our products.

  1. Copyright of Scavenger Hunts

All content included in the Scavenger Hunts is copyright of Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC and copying, posting, sharing, or redistributing in any format is expressly prohibited. If you violate any part of this Agreement, your permission to access and/or use the Scavenger Hunts may terminate without notice and without refund and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of the Content.

  1. Creative Commons Copyright License of Blog

Non-commercial, attribution, and no derivative works

This means you can re-post content from the blog (Around Washington, Festivals & Events, Photography & Tips, Eat & Shop) with no derivative works based upon it, and for noncommercial purposes only. You must also include attribution and link back to this blog. 

For example, if you share a photo, you can’t crop it, can’t remove the watermark, and can’t change it in anyway (like adding a quote or removing an element).   An excerpt or summary of written content is considered a re-post, just remember to provide attribution and link back to this blog.

Written permission must be obtained before a reprint in online or print media. Reprinting content without permission and/or payment is theft and punishable by law.

  1. Payment, Sign-in Name and Password

You agree that Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC may immediately authorize your credit card (or other approved facility) for payment for any charges incurred under your Password. During the registration process, we will ask you to create an account, which includes a sign-in name and a password. When creating your account, you must provide true, accurate, current, and complete information.

You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your Password, and you agree to be personally liable for all charges incurred under your Password. Your liability for such charges shall continue after termination of this Agreement. Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by any unauthorized use of your account.

  1. No Warranties, No Refunds

We shall not be subject to liability for any delays or interruptions of the services from whatever cause. You agree that you use the services, the platform, and the content at your own risk. The platform, the services, and the content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any warranties of any kind, therefor there will also be no refunds.

We do not warrant that the platform or the services will operate error-free or that the platform, the services, their servers, the content are free of similar contamination or destructive features. If your use of the platform, the service, or the content results in the need for servicing or replacing equipment, or data, we shall not be responsible for those costs.

  1. Disclosure

Explore It Scavenger Hunts LLC may be compensated (in money or in kind) to be able to feature tourist attractions, destinations, activities, tours, or accommodations. If we receive a complimentary product or service, we will disclose this information at the end of a post.

Even though we may receive compensation, we will always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely our own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion, and identity. The compensation received will not influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog.