2024 PIA GOLF CART AND E-BIKE RULES & REGULATIONS

GOLF CART Rental Rules:

  1. No operating the golf cart in a reckless manner or in violation of any traffic laws or posted signs. All golf car occupants must be seated at all times with hands, feet, arms and legs inside the vehicle.  No standing up or changing seats while the cart is in motion.
  2. STAY AT LEAST 10 FEET AWAY FROM THE EDGE OF DITCHES OR CANAL. DITCHES AND CANALS ARE VERY DEEP AND EXTREMLY DANGEROUS.   if you get close to the edge, the slope can pull your cart or bike into it which can cause serious injury or death.
  3. No more passengers or operators than the vehicle is designed for: 4 people on a 4 passenger cart; 6 people on a 6 passenger carts. No riders on golf carts under the age of 8. 
  4. No animals on golf carts in the front passenger area unless they are in carriers. No animals in the rear passenger area of the golf cars unless the seat is folded down and they are leashed and attended by someone other than the driver. Only one pet per vehicle. Note: pet not in carrier reduces cart capacity by 2 persons.
  5. No operating the golf cart off road or on trails. Golf cart operation is restricted to roads and parking lots.  No parking the golf cart on the road or on private property without the permission of the owner.
  6. No operating the golf cart under the influence of alcohol, drugs or any other substances that can impair operator judgement or reaction times. No drinking, texting or talking on the phone while operating the golf car.
  7. No one other than the renter who has his license on file and has signed this contract may operate the golf cart.
  8. No towing using the golf cart. No placing of equipment, bicycles, etc. on the golf cart without specific permission from the COMPANY.
  9. No operating the golf cart between 1 hour after sunset and one hour before dawn.

E-BIKE Rental Rules:

  1. Helmets must be worn at all times.
  2. No passengers on the e-bike. The e-bikes are not designed for passengers and are restricted to the operator only.
  3. No operating the e-bike off road or on trails. E-bike operation is limited to roads and parking lots.
  4. No operating the e-bike under the influence of alcohol, drugs or any other substances that can impair operator judgement or reaction times. No drinking, texting or talking on the phone while operating the e-bike.  Stay well away from the edge of ditches and canals. 
  5. No one other than the renter who has signed this contract may operate the e-bike.
  6. No operating the e-bike in a reckless or carless manner or in violation of any traffic laws.
  7. No parking the e-bike on the road or on private property without the permission of the owner.
  8. No towing using the e-bike. No strapping or placing of other equipment on the e-bike without specific permission from the COMPANY.

CONDITIONAL RENTAL:  Operator(s) and/or credit card on-file holders agree to the above rules of operation and understand that if found in violation of any rules above by any Pelee Island Adventures employee, the Pelee Island Compliance officer or any O.P.P. officer that the $500 deposit will be forfeited and any remaining time on the rental agreement will be immediately terminated.

Renter agrees to pay for any damages as a result of operating the equipment and to be solely responsible for any accident, injury or death, along with all expenses incurred by the operator, any injured party or the company as a result of operating the equipment.