Privacy Policy

Last updated: January 8, 2020

I (Andrew Lavigne) operate (the "Site", or alternatively ""). This page informs you of my policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information I receive from users of the Site.

I use your Personal Information only for operating and improving the behavior of the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of certain limited information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection And Use
The Site may ask you to provide certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. The only personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") stored by this site are your name (first and last) and your email address. Contact will only be made (via your email address) in the event of relevant changes to the Site (e.g. new content) or pertaining to content you yourself have generated and posted to the Site (for example, leaving a comment). does not store any Sensitive Personal Identifying Information.

Log Data
Like many site operators, collects information that your browser sends whenever you visit the Site ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of the Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

This site uses the third party Google Analytics service that also collects, monitors and analyze site usage. It is possible that Google Analytics may use this information to tailor Google-supplied content to you. For more information on Google's privacy policies, click here.

This site integrates with google and facebook authentication services, which are used to provide a secure way to identify users and prevent fraudulent or harmful content from anonymous users. Refer to these companies' respective privacy policies for more information (Google privacy policy, Facebook privacy policy).

Communications will use your Personal Information to contact you about new content, or when there are events that pertain to content you may have posted to the Site (such as comments or a feedback message). will not contact you with any sort of advertising or marketing material.

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive. Like many sites, the Site uses "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may experience some degradation of Site functionality.

The security of your Personal Information is important to me. However, remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or any method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While I strive to guard and protect your Personal Information, I can't guarantee its absolute security.

Removal of Personal Information
If at any time you wish me to remove your stored name, names, or email addresses, I will comply with that request and remove said information from the website or any underlying data store. Simply send me a request via email ( or via my feedback form / contact me facility.

Note that requests for information removal are not automatically honored for text or image content (of you) in a particular trip report, where you were a participant in that trip.

Changes To This Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy is effective as of January of 2020 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page. I reserve the right to update or change this Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Site after I post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If I make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, I will notify you either through the email address you have provided me, or by placing a prominent notice on this website.

Contact Me
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact me via the contact form or directly at

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