Forum Rules

Below is the fine print of the rules for using our forum. Basically, keep it clean and friendly and we might use your photos. And now, for the details:

Considering the real-time nature of this forum, it is impossible for Team Pakayak to review messages or confirm the validity of information posted. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the contents of posted messages and are not responsible for any messages posted. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. The messages express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of this forum or any entity associated with this forum or Pakayak LLC. Any user who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately by email. We have the ability to remove objectionable messages and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, so please realize that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately.

You agree, through your use of this service, that you will not use this forum to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person’s privacy, or otherwise violative of any law. You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or by this forum. You also certify that you are 15 years of age, or older.

Although Pakayak LLC does not and cannot review the messages posted and is not responsible for the content of any of these messages, we at Pakayak LLC reserve the right to delete any message for any or no reason whatsoever. You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless Pakayak LLC. Pakayak LLC strongly suggests not giving out or posting personal information for the purpose of arranging meetings or contacts. Anybody who reveals their personal contact information agrees to assume all the risks associated with such contact.

We at Pakayak LLC also reserves the right to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by you.

Spam is not tolerated here under any circumstance. Please note that links to other kayaking, fishing, or sites that we would deem “competition” might be removed at our discretion. Linking to your own personal website to try to increase your traffic is not permitted and is also considered spam. Advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are inappropriate on any Pakayak LLC website. You may not manipulate the points system to try to increase your website ranking this includes but is not limited to, repetitiously clicking links, posting multiple spam comments, posting multiple forum posts that carry no value, clicking thank you repeatedly in the forums etc. Any users with suspicious actions will find those points in question removed from their account. Users posting spam will be warned and their post removed.