Privacy Policy

Wilderness Travel
1102 Ninth Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm, pacific time
Toll free: 1-800-368-2794 • Local: 1-510-558-2488 • Fax: 1-510-558-2489

Wilderness Travel is committed to respecting your privacy and to doing everything we can to earn your trust as you use this website and travel with us. This statement summarizes our policies about the information you provide to us on this site.

What Information Do We Collect On This Web Site

We encourage you to freely browse this site, and we do not collect any personally identifiable information when you do so, only anonymous information about the pages visited to help us make this website more useful. If you wish to receive our catalogs, subscribe to our newsletter, or download a detailed trip itinerary, we ask that you complete a short registration form.

To make your future use of our website easier after you have registered, we place a “cookie” on your computer so you can request additional information and download itineraries without having to re-enter your personal information each time. If your computer is set to not accept cookies or you browse our website from a different computer, you can simply enter the email address you used to register and you will not have to complete the registration form again.

Email Newsletter

Wilderness Travel offers an email newsletter, normally five times a year, providing you with information about upcoming trips, special sales, and news which we think will be of interest to you. These emails come directly from Wilderness Travel. When you register you have the option to subscribe to this newsletter. You may unsubscribe from our newsletter list at any time, in a variety of ways. You can reply to one of our newsletters with the word unsubscribe in the subject line, use the contact us page on this website and select Newsletter Unsubscribe from the Email menu. You can also call us to request that you be removed. However you do this, we will immediately remove you from the list and no longer send the newsletter to you.

Email This Trip and Wishlist

Site users can choose to forward electronically a Trip web page or your entire Wishlist to another person. When you elect to do this, you will be required to enter your own email address and name and the receiver’s email address and name. An email message will then be sent to the receiver’s mailbox from you along with any message you would like to include. The receiver’s email address will not be saved nor used again after this one message.

Print Mailings

We do our best to only send print mailings that we believe will be of interest to you. If you prefer, you can request to receive no print mailings at all, or you can opt to only receive our two annual catalogs— Catalog of Adventures and Private Journeys —and no other print mailings. Simply email us or call us and we will set this up for you.

Do We Share Your Information?

Wilderness Travel does not sell, rent, or trade your personal information, including addresses or email addresses, and we do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies. We do on rare occasions donate limited mailing information to non-profit organizations which we trust and for purposes we believe you would support. Past examples have included the American Himalayan Foundation and the Cofan Indian Survival Fund.

We reserve the right to release information to the appropriate authorities if we believe that such release is reasonably necessary to comply with the law or to protect the property or safety of Wilderness Travel, or any of its agents, employees, or users, or to protect the integrity of our website and data.

Linked Internet Sites

Other internet sites which may be linked to this site may have privacy provisions that differ from this Privacy Statement. We encourage users to be aware of when they leave our site as Wilderness Travel has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other such sites.

Privacy Statement Amendments

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy policy. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check our web site periodically. If you have any questions about our Private Policy please email us at email us.