Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your use of the website https://galeforceguides.com/ (“Website”) and the services provided by Gale Force Guides LLC (“we”, “us”, “our”). By accessing the Website or using our services, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree with these Terms, you must not use the Website or our services.


We offer fishing trips and adventures for various types of fish and crab in Oregon. We also offer at sea burial services for those who wish to honor their loved ones in a special way. You can book a trip with us online, by phone, or by email. You can also contact us for any questions or inquiries about our services.

Booking and Payment

When you book a trip with us, you will need to provide us with your contact information, payment information, and booking information, such as your preferred dates, locations, and fishing preferences. You will also need to agree to our cancellation policy, which is as follows:

  • We require a 50% deposit at the time of booking, and the balance is due on the day of the trip. We accept payment by credit card, cash, or check.
  • If you cancel your trip more than 30 days before the scheduled date, you will receive a full refund of your deposit.
  • If you cancel your trip between 30 and 15 days before the scheduled date, you will forfeit 50% of your deposit.
  • If you cancel your trip less than 15 days before the scheduled date, you will forfeit 100% of your deposit.

We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule your trip due to weather, safety, or other unforeseen circumstances. In such cases, we will offer you a full refund or a credit for a future trip.

Please note that your trip is not officially booked until you hear directly from Billy or Kristi, our local guide and owner. They will confirm your booking details and provide you with further instructions.

Liability and Disclaimer

You acknowledge and agree that fishing is an inherently risky activity and that you participate in our services at your own risk. You are responsible for obtaining and carrying a valid fishing license, which you can get anywhere in town the night before. You are also responsible for bringing your own cooler, camera, sunscreen, lunch, and any other personal items you may need. We are not liable for any loss, damage, injury, or death that may occur to you or your property as a result of your use of our services, except to the extent caused by our negligence or willful misconduct. We are not liable for any indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages arising from or relating to your use of our services.

We make no warranties or representations about the quality, accuracy, reliability, or availability of our services or the Website. We do not guarantee that you will catch any fish or crab, or that you will have a satisfactory experience. We do not guarantee that the Website will be error-free, secure, or uninterrupted. We disclaim all warranties, express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Intellectual Property

We own or have the right to use all the content, images, logos, trademarks, and other intellectual property on the Website and in our services. You may not copy, reproduce, distribute, modify, or otherwise use any of our intellectual property without our prior written consent. You may not use our name, logo, or trademark to endorse or promote any product, service, or website without our prior written consent.

User Content

You may have the opportunity to post or submit your feedback, comments, reviews, testimonials, or other content on the Website or on our social media platforms (“User Content”). By posting or submitting User Content, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute, and display your User Content for any purpose, without any compensation or attribution to you. You represent and warrant that you own or have the right to use your User Content, and that your User Content does not infringe or violate any rights of any third party or any applicable laws. You are solely responsible for your User Content and the consequences of posting or submitting it. We reserve the right to remove, edit, or reject any User Content at our sole discretion, for any reason, without notice.

Prohibited Conduct

You agree not to engage in any of the following prohibited conduct when using the Website or our services:

  • Violating any laws, regulations, or contractual obligations;
  • Infringing or violating any rights of any third party, including intellectual property, privacy, or publicity rights;
  • Posting or submitting any User Content that is unlawful, harmful, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, hateful, or otherwise objectionable;
  • Impersonating any person or entity, or misrepresenting your identity or affiliation;
  • Attempting to gain unauthorized access to the Website or our systems, or interfering with the security or functionality of the Website or our systems;
  • Transmitting any viruses, malware, or other harmful or disruptive code or content;
  • Using the Website or our services for any commercial or fraudulent purposes, or in any manner that competes with or harms us or our business.

We reserve the right to terminate or suspend your access to the Website or our services, without notice or liability, if we determine that you have violated these Terms or any applicable laws.

Governing Law and Dispute Resolution

These Terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Oregon, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any dispute arising from or relating to these Terms or your use of the Website or our services shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Clatsop County, Oregon. You agree to waive any objection to such jurisdiction and venue, and agree not to initiate or participate in any class action lawsuit against us.

Changes and Updates

We may change or update these Terms from time to time, at our sole discretion. We will notify you of any material changes by posting a notice on the Website or by sending you an email. The date at the top of this policy indicates when it was last updated. We encourage you to review these Terms periodically to stay informed of any changes or updates.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about these Terms or our services, please contact us using the following details:

Gale Force Guides LLC 90385 Par Rd, Warrenton, OR, 97146 (503) 440-2709 galeforceguides@gmail.com