PLEASE READ AND UNDERSTAND THIS DOCUMENT BEFORE SIGNING.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE ASK US OR CONSULT YOUR ATTORNEY.
We wish to inform our guests that a river trip or outdoor activity is not risk free. The elements that contribute to the unique character and fun of a river trip, such as shooting the rapids or living and playing outdoors can cause loss or damage to equipment, Personal injury, illness, or in extreme cases PERMANENT TRAUMA OR DEATH.
It is understood that the undersigned is liable for all losses, including lost or damaged equipment resulting by theft, fire or any other cause whatsoever, while said equipment is in customer's possession and until said equipment is returned to and accepted by Ruby’s Landing representative. Customer shall pay a penalty of $20.00 for each broken or lost paddle or lifejacket and $600 per canoe and $800 per kayak. Customers shall be solely liable for all fines, penalties and forfeitures imposed for violations of the law while this equipment is being held, used or operated pursuant to this rental agreement and is responsible for all judgements, liens or other encumbrances that may be levied. Take outs after 7:00 P.M. are subject to a second day rental charge per vessel.
NOTICE TO ALL GUEST: This property is privately owned. Management reserves the right to refuse service to anyone. By signing below, the undersigned assumes full responsibility for any and all equipment issued and agrees to reimburse Ruby’s Landing, LLC for replacement or repairs necessary to return equipment to its original condition. If evicted from this campground or paddlesport activity, no money will be refunded.
Assumption of Risk
ASSUMPTION OF RISK: The undersigned acknowledges that canoeing, rafting, kayaking, camping and lodging can be a dangerous activity and that by participating the undersigned may incur personal or possibly fatal injuries. The undersigned further acknowledges that participating may result in loss or damage of personal items or personal property. By signing the below the undersigned acknowledges and assumes responsibility for those risks.
Release of Liability
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: I, as the undersigned, fully assume all risks associated with transportation, canoeing, rafting, tubing, kayaking, camping, and lodging (Which includes possibility of drowning or exposure to the elements). I agree to voluntarily release, forever discharge, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Ruby’s Landing, LLC and any of its representatives from any and all claims, demands, or causes of action which are in any way connected with participation in these activities or my use of their equipment, transportation, or facilities arising from Ruby’s Landing, LLC or its representative’s negligence or my own negligence
Under Missouri law, an outfitter is not liable for an injury to or the death of a participant in paddlesport activities resulting from the inherent risks of paddlesport activities pursuant to the Revised Statutes of Missouri RSMO 537.327