Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Backwoodsman Magazine website. Our privacy policy will tell you how we use personal information collected at this site. Please read this privacy policy before using our site or submitting any personal information. By using our site, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy. If these practices change we will update this privacy policy. You are encouraged to review the privacy policy whenever you visit the site to make sure that you understand how any personal information you provide will be used.

Note: the privacy practices set forth in this privacy policy are for the Backwoodsman Magazine website only. If you link to other web sites, please review the privacy policies posted at those sites.

Collection of Information We collect personally identifiable information, like names, postal addresses, email addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by our visitors via one of our online forms. The information you provide is only used to fulfill your specific request, unless you give us permission to use it in another manner, for example to add you to one of our mailing lists. E-mails that you send to us are not necessarily secure against third-party interception or misdirection. Therefore please communicate any sensitive information using a method other than e-mail.

Cookie/Tracking Technology
The Backwoodsman Magazine website may use cookie and tracking technology to gather information such as browser type, operating system and IP (Internet Provider) addresses. The collection of cookies is standard procedure in most web-server environments. Cookies also can track the number of visitors to our site and help us understand how visitors use our site. For each page that you visit, we collect and store only the following technical information in what is called a web server log file:

  • Date and time of access
  • URL address of the FCC webpage visited
  • Internet domain and IP address from which our website was accessed
  • Type of browser and operating system used to access our site (if provided by the browser)
  • URL address of the referring page (if provided by the browser)
  • Completion or success status of the request for a web page or other on-line item
  • File size of the webpage visited

The purpose of this is to improve our website and deliver personalized custom content. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information therefore personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology, however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Backwoodsman Magazine does not release, collect, sell or rent any information contained in a "cookie" file to any outside parties for marketing and promotional purposes. Information may be disclosed to a third party only in aggregate form or as may be required by law.

Online Store Transactions
To complete a transaction through our online store you will be asked for specific personal information such as name, shipping/billing address(es), phone number, email and credit card number. This information is used for billing purposes, fulfilling your order and corresponding with you about your order. We are committed to ensuring that your personally identifiable information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and administrative procedures to safeguard and protect your information, including Secure Sockets Layer ("SSL") encryption for all financial transactions made through our online store. We believe our precautions are solid but as with all websites, we cannot guarantee complete security.

Privacy Contact Information
If you have any questions, concerns, or comments about our privacy policy you may contact us using the information below:

By e-mail: customerservice@backwoodsmanmag.com
Online: Use this form