Call for Reservations: 716-355-4141
Now Booking Segway Tours for 2013
|30 Minute "Try Me"
|1 Hour Tour
Tours include a 15 Minute Training Session
Choose a Scenic or Adventure Tour
Tours include use of segway, guided tour
guide, training and helmet
Photo opportunites on every tour
Beverage stops on every tour
Tours are available 7 days a week / seasonal
Group discounts and corporate/teambuilding
packages are available upon request
Segway Rider Reqirements:
Riders must wear the safety helmet at all times
Waiver must be signed by all riders
Any one under the age of 18 must be accompanied
by a parent or guardian
Must weigh between 100lbs (45kg) and 260lbs (117kg)
Handle bar cargo and additional attached personal
items: 10lbs (4.5kg)
Riders must be between 5' and 6'5" tall
For safety reasons, pregnant women are not
permitted to ride in tours
You must be able to step on and off the segway
with out assistance which requires physical abilities
similar to going up and down stairs.
Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT IS SEGWAY?
HOW DOES IT WORK?
The Segway personal transporter is a self-balancing, personal transportation device designed to go anywhere people do. Segways are easy to use and operate. The device monitors your balance 100 times per second and automatically responds to your body's movements. To move forward, the rider simply leans forward. To stop the rider stands straight up. Move backward, the rider leans back slightly.
HOW DO I LEARN TO
RIDE A SEGWAY PT?
All riders are required to participate in a 15 minute training and orientation session to ensure a safe and enjoyable ride for everyone. You will be trained on safe Segway operation and emergency stops. The tour will not begin until everyone is comfortable and confident on the Segway. all riders are required to wear a helmet, which is supplied free of charge.
HOW FAST DO SEGWAYS GO?
The Segway is designed to travel up to 12.5 mph. we will begin the training and tour at a much slower speed until all riders are confident. Once all riders are comfortable and in the absence of pedestrians, we will allow you to reach the maximum Segway speed on your tour.
DO I NEED A RESERVATION?
Yes, reservations are required to ensure you get the date and time that best suits your plans. Please call 1-716-355-4141 and we will do our best to get you on your tour!
WHAT TIME DO I NEED TO ARRIVE FOR MY TOUR?
Please pay at the Lower Golf Course Pro Shop / Tavern on the Tee and meet at the Ski Rental Area at the Lodge. All riders should plan on arriving at the start location no less than 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. The sooner everybody arrives, the sooner the fun begins.
HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IN EACH TOUR?
To ensure a personal ride for all of our guests, we limit the tours listed to 10 riders, although most of our tours have even fewer participants. for larger group tours, please call 1-716-355-4141
HOW LONG DOES THE SEGWAY TOUR LAST? WILL WE STOP FOR PICTURES?
Depending on the tour you choose, each of the Segway tours begins with 15 minutes of orientation and training. There are plenty of great photo opportunities that the tour will stop at along the way.
ARE THE TOURS EVER CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER?
Peek'n Peak Segway tours rarely cancel due to inclement weather. The Segway pt is water-resistant and designed to operate in light rain. In the rare case of a tour cancellation due to severe weather, we will offer space on an alternate tour date or time. If space on an alternate date or time is not available, we will accommodate you.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Dress comfortably in light, breathable material. Avoid extremely loose or baggy clothing. You will be moving at 12 mph so be sure to check the weather and wear layers when necessary.
Closed-toe, flat shoes, crocks with a back strap or sneakers are required. No flip-flops, sandals, open-toe shoes, open back shoes, heels or platforms. Sneakers are best, however Skechers shape-ups and similar type toning shoes are not allowed. For safety reasons, you will not be allowed to ride if you do not have appropriate footwear.
CAN I BRING MY PURSE?
Each Segway has a small handlebar storage bag for necessary items such as your medications, wallet, phone, camera, etc., please leave purses, bags and backpacks at home or stored securely in your vehicle. Peek'n Peak Segway tours is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
WILL THERE BE FOOD AVAILABLE?
The resort has a number of food options available for our guests before and after your tour.
ARE RESTROOMS AVAILABLE?
Please use the restroom prior to your arrival.
ARE TIPS REQUIRED?
At the discretion of the guests.
ARE PRIVATE TOURS GIVEN? DO YOU EVER PARTICIPATE IN CORPORATE EVENTS OR PRIVATE PARTIES?
Yes. In addition to tours, Peek'n Peak Segway tours handles corporate events, team building functions and private parties. Call 1-716-355-4141 to book your special event!
DO YOU HAVE GIFT CARDS?
Yes, the ultimate gift card can be used on Peek'n Peak Segway tours and can be purchased at one of our participating locations or online at www.ultimategiftcard.net
DO YOU SELL SEGWAYS?
No. To ensure the quality of our services, we focus solely on Segway tours and special events, not sales. Peek'n Peak Segway tours is an independent touring company and not affiliated with Segway, inc.
ALCOHOL AND MEDICATIONS
Peek'n Peak Segway tours will refuse service to anyone who is suspected to be under the influence of alcohol, banned substances or prescription medications that warn against equipment operation.
CANCELLATIONS, CHANGES AND NO SHOW POLICY
Tours are non-refundable, except under extenuating circumstances at the discretion of Peek'n Peak Segway tours. Changes to your booking will be done free of charge, but must be made at least 72 hours in advance of your scheduled tour. if you are a “no show” and no advance notification of your absence is given, you will not be allowed to reschedule. if you have issues with your scheduled tour time or date within 72 hours of your tour, please call Peek'n Peak Segway tours at 1-716-355-4141 and we will be happy to help you.