Privacy Policy & Terms and Conditions

Last Updated: August 17th, 2021

Introduction

Thank you for visiting my website and reading about my hiking trips. All content on www.secrethike.com reflects my own personal views and is for informational purposes only. Although I endeavor to make sure that the content here is well-researched, up-to-date, and informative, we make no representations or warranties as to the completeness and accuracy of the content found on www.secrethike.com, or the content that is linked to. Secret Hike is not liable for errors, omissions, or changes to the availability of this information. Additionally, Secret Hike does not provide professional medical, legal, or other advice, and are not responsible for any losses, injuries, or damages that arise from the display or use of this information.

By reading the website content, you agree that you are doing so of your own free will. If you try something we have written about on this site, you are doing it at your own risk.

Please read the Privacy Policy & Terms and Conditions below carefully. Do not continue to use Secret Hike’s website if you do not accept all of the stated Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. By accessing this website you explicitly accept the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy stated here in full.

What type of information is collected?

We receive, collect and store any information you enter on our website or provide us in any other way. In addition, we collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information and purchase history. We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. We also collect personally identifiable information (including name, email, password, communications); payment details (including credit card information), comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile.

This website uses Google AdSense to display ads.

Google uses cookies to help serve the ads it displays on the websites of its partners, such as websites displaying Google ads or participating in Google certified ad networks. When users visit a Google partner's website, a cookie may be dropped on that end user's browser.

  • Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to your website or other websites.

  • Google's use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.

  • Users may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Ads Settings. (Alternatively, you can direct users to opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.)

How do we store, use, share and disclose your site visitors' personal information?

Our company is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.  

 

All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

Privacy policy updates

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 

Questions and your contact information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact us at dan@secrethike.com.