Damage/Loss of Equipment Policy:
I acknowledge that if I lose or damage lifejackets, paddles, kayak or paddleboard, the following expenses stated below may be charged to my credit card provided, as an additional charge to the rental fee.
Paddle Replacement: $50.00/each; Lifejacket replacement: $25.00/each; Single Kayak Replacement: $650.00 Tandem Replacement: $ $750.00 ; Paddleboard Replacement: $500.00; Repair to Kayaks: $100.00/minimum
1) Lifejackets must be worn at all times paddleboarding or kayaking.
2) Do not use paddles to push off the bottom, as it breaks the ends of paddles.
3) I will return the kayak/paddleboard empty of any trash or be subject to a $10.00 cleaning fee. 4) No dragging kayaks/paddleboards across gravel, pavement or concrete, as it causes holes.
4) There is a 225 pound weight limit on paddle boards and kayaks.
Renter's Duties and Obligations
Renter hereby rents from Kelleys Island Kayak Rental the foregoing watercraft equipment (the “equipment”) for the period(s) and charges specified. Renter agrees, as further consideration for such, that Renter and all members of Renter's party will comply with the following Duties and Obligations.
Renter Responsible for Loss or Damage and Cost of Repair to Equipment
Renter agrees to pay the full cost of repairing any damage occurring to the equipment during the period rented under this agreement and/or while it is in the Renter's possession and control. Such cost of repairing will include not only all parts and labor, but also loss of revenue due to the “down time” as determined by Kelleys Island Kayak Rental. Renter herby authorizes Kelleys Island Kayak Rental to charge the credit card provided on reservation for the amount of damages/replacement costs incurred, immediately.
Renter Assumes Risk, Releases and Agrees to Indemnify Kelleys Island Kayak Rental, The ODNR division of Parks and Watercraft from All Claims.
Renter acknowledges that use of Watercraft Equipment is an activity involving personal danger and hazards. Renter acknowledges having been given and fully understanding the procedures and instructions regarding the safe use and operation of the equipment, and Renter further agrees to comply with these procedures and instructions. Renter understands the duties/responsibilities owed by Renter. Renter voluntarily participates in these activities with full knowledge of the dangers and hazards involved and Renter expressly agrees to accept these risks and accept responsibility for any all injury, death, or damage to persons or property occurring while equipment is being rented and under the terms of this agreement.
Renter hereby voluntarily releases, discharges, waives and relinquishes any and all claims or causes of action for personal injury, property damage, or wrongful death occurring to Renter, or others, arising from the use of the watercraft equipment rented hereunder, or any activities incidental thereto. Renter further agrees to indemnify Kelleys Island Kayak Rental, and hold harmless Kelleys Island Kayak Rental, from and against any and all claims, actions, damages, costs, and expenses, including attorney's fees, against or incurred by Kelleys Island Kayak Rental arising from any use of the equipment rented under this agreement, including any claims or actions by any person whom Renter allows to use the equipment while it is being rented under the terms of this agreement. All legal action will be in Ottawa County, Ohio.
I have carefully read this entire agreement (including Renter's Duties and Obligations and the Kayak/Paddleboard Rules) and I fully understand the terms herein contained and by reserving, I agree to be lawfully bound to this agreement and that I am doing so of my own free will.