Trek Sierra Nevada is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. We do not collect or store any personal information whatsoever unless you choose to contact us by using the contact form. If you do provide us with personal information then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Trek Sierra Nevada will always comply with regulations governing confidentiality of personal data, but we may occasionally make changes to this policy by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st January 2011.
What we collect and how we use the information
We do not collect or store any information that you do not knowingly and voluntarily provide.
If you contact us via the contact form, your name and e-mail address will be stored securely in a database owned by Trek Sierra Nevada. If you have ticked the box to indicate that you are happy to be contacted by Trek Sierra Nevada, we may, from time to time, send you e-mails with news or other information we think might be of interest to you. We will not send more than one e-mail per month.
Trek Sierra Nevada will never pass on your personal information to other companies or individuals.
You can at any time ask to be removed from our mailing list and database by sending us an e-mail or a message via the contact form with the word “unsubscribe” in the subject.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. We will at all times comply with the regulations governing confidentiality regarding personal data, and with the obligation to store this information securely, taking any necessary technical and organisational measures required to guarantee the security of this information and avoid any alteration, loss, or unauthorised access to it.
A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive that helps analyse web traffic or tracks when you visit a particular site. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to users’ needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you. The table below sets out the cookies that we use on this website:
|If you click on a facebook "like" link on our website, then facebook may store a cookie on your computer.|
|Google Analytics||To understand how people use our site, and to discover areas on our site with issues, we use Google Analytics. Most websites use some sort of analytics program like this. The data it collects helps us see things like how many people visit our site, which country they are from, how many pages they visited, how fast our site loaded, and so on. All data collected is completely anonymous, it does not identify you as an individual in any way.|
|WordPress||Persistent||1 year||WordPress is the Content Management System (CMS) that runs this website. It uses a cookie when logging in and out and is essential for proper website operation. It is only set if you are a registered user, so for most people it is not set at all. User data is all anonymous.|
We participate in a few carefully selected affiliate programmes designed to provide a means for us to earn advertising fees by linking to the following websites:
- tradedoubler.co.uk (who run affiliate programmes on behalf of several advertisers)
Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites, and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.