Gay Outdoors Privacy Statement

GayOutdoors Privacy Policy

GayOutdoors does not send SPAM or sell or rent email addresses!

About the Information We Collect

GayOutdoors is a social network that connects you to people through networks of your friends. You create a profile which is then linked to your friends to create your network. To do this we display certain information to people within the network such as your first name, age and any optional information you provide about yourself. Your email address is not shared with anyone unless they are a premium member or if you are asking them to connect to you as a friend. Your date of birth and age is not shared with anyone.

Information Collected by GayOutdoors

GayOutdoors asks for certain information such as your name, email address, gender and date of birth.

Information Obtained from Your Computer

GayOutdoors also collects the type and version number of your browser as well as your computer's IP address. We use this for general administration of the website only.

Sharing of Your Information

We do not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information unless required by law.

How We Use Your Information

We use your information principally to enhance your experience using the web site. Links available on the home page and elsewhere may be shown because they have relevance to you.

It is also used is aggregated form (i.e. as statistics like 12% of members are under the age of 20) and in that form may be widely distributed. However, we never release your personal information.

Use of Cookies

We use cookies to store information such as your email address and password on your computer so that you can log in automatically. You activate this feature when you join or log in by asking the computer to remember your member name and password. To prevent someone from logging in as you, you should use this option ONLY on a computer where you will be the only person with access.


Your membership information is protected by a password. This prevents unauthorized access to your membership information. If you feel your password has been compromised, change the password in your profile.

Email from GayOutdoors

We send an e-newsletter, Trail Mail that you decide to receive by filling out the form on our website. We will be sending you new trip notifications/reminders and trip ideas via email for any posted within 150 miles of the zip code you entered. You can expand this notification or not have any email notification sent at all by editing your profile information. Also anyone who is your buddy may send you a group email.

We never send attachments with any email. If you get an attachment or an email purporting to originate from GayOutdoors, do not open it since it is likely to be a virus!

Contacting Us

A list of contacts for GayOutdoors can be obtained here. Or you can write or call us at:

676 Upper Mad River Road
Thornton, NH 03285

If you have any questions about our website or this privacy policy, please feel free to contact us.