What we're about
We are a group of Ottawans that enjoy walks in the national capital region year round. Sometimes we partake in other outdoor or indoor activities. Provide a profile picture of yourself, otherwise none.
IMPORTANT, PLEASE READ BELOW IN ITS ENTIRETY:
Please read the electronic and legally reviewed waiver that protects all members as well as leaders from any coincidental or accidental occurrences which could render liability for creating, participating, or attending a meet-up. Walking, as any activity, has inherent dangers, and we need to respect and acknowledge these.
Participation in any Capital City Walkers event implies that you have read, understand, and agree with, the group’s entire "About Us" page. By participating in these group activities, you agree to all the terms listed.
The Capital City Walkers is a non-professional meet-up group that only provides a way for you to connect with others who enjoy walking and associated activities. The Capital City Walkers is not a professional operation.
Walking can be physically and mentally demanding. Walking can involve significant risks and hazards, such as, but are not limited to, collision with vehicles, tripping, joint or trauma injuries and even heart attacks. Injury, both personal and property, may occur while traveling to or from the Capital City Walkers activities. By participation in any Capital City Walkers organized activity, you acknowledge awareness of the risks, foreseen and unforeseen, which are inherent in each meet-up's activities and cannot be eliminated without destroying the unique character of the activity. These inherent risks include, but are not limited to, the dangers of serious personal injury, property damage, and death from participation in or travel to and from the activity.
The Capital City Walkers and it’s organizers does not, in any way, claim to be professionals or otherwise licensed, certified, trained, etc. to provide any service. Any certifications or training by members, organizer, assistants-organizers, members or leaders are solely independent from the group, whether expressed or not; and cannot be held liable through posting events via Meetup. The Capital City Walkers activity organizers are not trained in extensive emergency medical procedures. Since some activities may occur in remote locations, by participating in an Capital City Walkers activity you are acknowledging that you are aware and understand that in the event of a serious medical emergency, treatment may be multiple hours, away.
Walking, and other posted events as Capital City Walkers are inherently dangerous and accidents may happen. By participating in any posted event, you're taking responsibility for your own safety and well-being. By RSVP'ing, signing up for an event, attending, joining the Capital City Walkers as a member you are agreeing that you are waiving any and all legal or civil rights for responsibility to the Organizer and any other members within the group. The Capital City Walkers and it's organizers, assistant organizers, trip leaders, and other members, are not trained leaders and we do not confirm the qualifications of any of its members to lead or participate in trips. All participants take full responsibility for their own actions. If you choose to sign up and/or participate on any Capital City Walkers events, you are releasing Capital City Walkers, it's organizers and members from all liability in case of possible injuries. Your personal safety depends on your own judgment and experience.