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Terms and conditions


Welcome to Hikehowyoulike by Kirsti

These terms of service outline the rules and regulations for the use of Kirsti’s Website HikeHowYouLike.

HikeHowYouLike belongs to Kirsti Lehti maki who is located at: Orco Feglino
17024 – SV , Italy

Member of Collegio Regionale Guide Alpine e Accompagnatori di Media Montagna Liguria

By accessing this website we assume you accept these terms of service in full. Do not continue to use HikeHowYouLike website if you do not accept all of the terms of service stated on this page.

The following terminology applies to these Terms of Service, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Company’s terms of service. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to our Company. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of Italy. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

Shop terms of service

A contract is made and booking confirmed between Kirsti of Hike how you like and the named person making the booking confirmation when payment has been received.

The parties shall use their best endeavours to try to amicably resolve any problems which may occur during their contract. In the event that this is not possible, any disputes relating to either the validity, interpretation and/or execution of this contract will be exclusively governed by Italian Law. All litigation of no matter what kind and inclusive of any summary proceedings will be subject to Italian civil and commercial jurisdiction.

Payment terms

We will process your payment immediately when you insert your payment details in the purchase payment page. Alternatively you can choose to pay by bank transfer or cash on arrival.

Cancellation / withdrawal policy

Services are booked for set dates. You may cancel your purchase with the following refund conditions.

Cancellations must be notified to Kirsti at HikeHowYouLike by the client as soon as possible, written notice by email at: or in the Whatsapp chat available on the homepage of this website.

Refunds will be at our direction.

  • Before 28 days prior to arrival full refund minus a fee 5€.
  • 70% refund 27-14 days prior to arrival.
  • 50% refund up until 13-7 days prior to arrival.
  • No refunding 7 days or less prior to the activity start or no show.

HikeHowYouLike has the right to cancel any order if we suspect fraud.

Due to circumstances beyond our control, i.e. problems with transportation or weather conditions, it may be necessary to make alterations to a confirmed booking or to cancel the booking completely. Whilst we will make every effort to ensure this does not happen, if it is unavoidable we will contact you as soon as possible.

Minimum number people applies in most activities to form a group, this will be displayed on the activity page. It is to be confirmed at latest 24h before the departure. If we need to cancel the day due to low numbers, we will issue a full refund or arrange for an alternative day if you prefer.

Normal rainy day is not grounds for cancellation, please remember to bring waterproof clothing if needed.


We carefully plan all of our adventures, but if something happened during your time with us and you are unhappy, don’t hesitate to send us an email at: or speak to us in the Whatsapp chat available on the homepage of this website. For all complaints and issues, notice must be given to HikeHowYouLike within 24 hours of the delivery of the service and confirmed in writing within 14 days following completion of the holiday. Complaints can only be considered when this procedure has been followed.

Service Conditions

You responsible for the safety of all your own personal possessions, documents and equipment.

HikeHowYouLike does not accept any liability wheresoever or howsoever arising or pay compensation for, but not limited to:

  • any event which agent could not foresee or avoid. Such events include war, threat of war, civil strike, terrorist activity, industrial dispute, natural disaster, adverse weather conditions and fire
  • any cancellation, loss, delay or costs wheresoever or howsoever arising or connected with adverse weather or traffic conditions, avalanche, mud slips, slides and snow conditions and the effect any of these may have on your ongoing travel arrangements
  • limitations imposed by resort authorities, ski-lifts, or snowshoe hire operators
  • travel arrangements made by yourself
  • We will not be liable for the damage if the activity is prevented or interrupted due to a lack of or defective travel documents (eg a broken passport) or visa refusal or omission.

We ask you to collaborate in all of our actiities to respect the priciples of Leave No Trace

Merchant of Record

Hike how you like is a service provided by Kirsti Lehtim aki, International Mountain Leader


Kirsti has all the necessary insurances and qualifications to provide the services they offer. The client is solely liable for his own equipment and insurances. The activity provider cannot be held liable for any damage caused by the said equipment or for thefts or deterioration.

It is up to the client to ensure you have all your own necessary medical, sports and travel insurance documents to cover yourselves fully before embarking on the activity. No responsibility is or will be accepted in respect of any such failure to insure howsoever or wheresoever.

Kirsti Lehtimaki may, if necessary, refuse a client to take part in the activity without a valid insurance, and the organizer shall not be liable in these cases for any costs or damages incurred to the customer.

Only a search and rescue insurance is provided by the guide to all the paying clients during the activity.

European Health Insurance card:

A free card that gives you access to medically necessary, state-provided healthcare during a temporary stay in any of the 28 EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, under the same conditions and at the same cost (free in some countries) as people insured in that country. Please bring yours with you on the day of the activity if you have one.

Website terms and conditions


We employ the use of cookies. By using Kirsti’s HikeHowYouLike website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with Kirsti Lehtimaki’s privacy policy.

Most of the modern day interactive web sites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate / advertising partners may also use cookies.


Unless otherwise stated, Kirsti Lehtimaki and/or it’s licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on Kirsti Lehtimaki. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms of service.

You must not:

  1. Republish material from
  2. Sell, rent or sub-license material from
  3. Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from

Redistribute content from HikeHowYouLike (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).

User Comments

  1. This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.
  2. Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data (‘Comments’) in areas of the website. HikeHowYouLike does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of Kirsti, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. To the extent permitted by applicable laws Kirsti shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.
  3. Kirsti Lehtimaki reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms of Service.
  4. You warrant and represent that:
    1. You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;
    2. The Comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party;
    3. The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy
    4. The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.
  5. You hereby grant to Kirsti at HikeHowYouLike a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats or media.

Hyperlinking to our Content

  1. The following organizations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:
    1. Government agencies;
    2. Search engines;
    3. News organizations;
    4. Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Web site in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Web sites of other listed businesses; and
    5. Systemwide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.
  1. These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
  2. We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
    1. commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American Automobile Association, AARP and Consumers Union;
    2. community sites;
    3. associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
    4. online directory distributors;
    5. internet portals;
    6. accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and
    7. educational institutions and trade associations.

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b)the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of Kirsti Lehtimaki; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Web site as follows:

  1. By use of our corporate name; or
  2. By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
  3. By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.

No use of Kirsti Lehtimaki’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.


Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Web site.

Content Liability

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your Web site. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your Web site or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms of service and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Web site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms of service.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our Web site or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.


To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:

  1. limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
  2. limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  3. limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
  4. exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

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