Who we are

Our website address is thewildguides.com. This is a personal blog about hiking and outdoor activities.

What personal data do we collect and why do we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We use Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel.

What rights do you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Third-party links

Occasionally, we may include or offer third-party products or services on this website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Thewildguides.com, therefore, has no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites.

Affiliate Disclosure

We may have a financial relationship with some of the brands I have mentioned in some of the articles.

Occasionally, our blog posts and pages may contain affiliate links, which means if the affiliate links are utilized to make a purchase, we may receive a small compensation at no extra cost to you.

The contents of the blogs and the reviews are in no way affected by advertisers or affiliate partnerships. We always try to provide honest advice and reviews on everything we write about. We only mention products that we like, find useful, or use ourselves.

It remains solely your personal responsibility to conduct your own investigation to determine whether to buy an affiliate product or service.

You will not rely on any recommendation, reference, or information provided by us and we cannot be held liable or responsible for any damages resulting from your purchase.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

If you have any other questions, please contact: hello@thewildguides.com