FORMS & WAIVERS
Due to the present situation and legal atmosphere in Canada, we must insist that each guest staying at Northern Lights Resort & Spa and participating in guided activities and tours such as dog sledding, snowmobiling, ice fishing or similar, be familiar with and agree to the following document. The waiver form will be send to you by weblink and must be completed and submitted prior to any payment of the activity / tour contract and prior to the arrival at the Resort. No one may stay at Northern Lights Resort & SPA and participate in a tour / activity without submitting this document (a separate form is required for each participant). The 3rd party tour copany guideing the activity might require to sign their own waiver before departing on the tour/activity.
Please download the waiver form for your information. A electronic copy of this waiver will be send to you and need to be filled out and signed before the payment for your package / tour booking is due and prior to your arrival at the Resort. This download is provided for your information and to give you an opportunity to be familiar with the contents of the waiver before you sign .
If you are joining us on a guided activity/tour, we encourage you to provide some basic medical information. Don’t forget the part about food allergies or dietary restrictions, that might be the most important part!
EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY – ASSUMPTION OF RISKS
The use of Resort area premises and facilities and participation in activities at Resort areas and on the property involves various risks, dangers and hazards. It is a condition of your use of the premises and facilities and your participation in these activities that you assume all risk of personal injury, death or property loss resulting from any cause whatsoever, including negligence, breach of contract, or breach of any duty of care on the part of the Resort operator. Your legal responsibility as a user of the Resort property, premises and facilities or participant in activities at the Resort area is explained in the following notice, which you will see posted at the Resort area.
Snowshoeing, skiing, biking, hiking and walking, use of the Northern Lights Viewing Site at night involve various risks, dangers and hazards including, but not limited to the following:
Fast changing weather conditions; Extreme cold with risk of hypothermia and frost bite; Exposed rock, earth, ice and other natural objects; Trees, tree wells, tree stumps and forest deadfall; The condition of snow or ice on or beneath the surface; Variations in the terrain which may create blind spots or areas of reduced visibility; Reduced visibility at night as the Resort area is kept dark for the Northern Lights viewing and star gazing; Variable and difficult weather conditions; Encounters with domestic and wild animals including dogs, bears and moose; Loss of balance or control, slips, trips and falls; Negligent first aid; Failure to act safely or within one’s own ability or to stay within designated areas; Negligence of other persons; And NEGLIGENCE ON THE PART OF THE OPERATOR and its directors, officers, employees, instructors agents, representatives, volunteers, independent contractors, subcontractors, sponsors, successors and assigns.