Safety Statement

By using this website, you agree that you understand and accept the following Safety Statement:

The Union City Heritage Water Trail and this website is offered as a general guide to recreation.  By providing this general information including all topics or other website links, the editors do not assume any liability for the use of this information, the skill level or abilities of the reader.

The  Union City Heritage Water Trail and the editors of the website assume the reader understands that paddlesports pose significant risk of injury or fatality. Persons reading this information are strongly advised to seek the necessary hands-on training in basic paddlecraft handling, paddlecraft trip planning, first aid and CPR as a responsible and necessary precaution for this sport.

The reader recognizes that he or she, of their own personal choice, assumes all risk of property damage, personal injury or fatality and agrees to hold Union City Heritage Water Trail, the Village of Union City, Union City Parks and Recreation its editors, board members,  employees and volunteers harmless from any liability as a result of their interpretation of the information provided on the website.

In addition, while the Union City Heritage Trail and editors of website have made every effort possible to ensure that the information on the website is accurate, the editors make no warranty of the accuracy or completeness of this information. Readers are encouraged to verify details with a local, knowledgeable source prior to making any  paddle and travel plans.

The local paddling community with up to date knowledge and information of the rivers, deadfall, hazards and flow can be accessed via the Facebook page: Friends of the Union City Heritage Water Trail. Questions can be posted and local paddlers usually are quick to respond.