The Share the Experience Photo Contest is an annual photography competition encouraging all nature lovers and amateur shutterbugs to capture their favorite views, moments and adventures in the national parks and public lands.
2011 Winning Entries
The Grand Prize winning photo will grace the cover of the 2013 Federal Recreation Lands Pass. Click on the thumbnail images below to view the enlarged version of each photo.
Grand Prize: Sequoia National Forest (USFS)Glen Maki
Mr. Maki will receive a four day, three night trip to a recreation area for four people, a Magellan GPS eXplorist 610, a $100 REI giftcard and a Federal Recreational Lands Interagency Pass.
2nd Prize: Glacier National Park (NPS)Vanessa Lau
Ms. Lau will receive a Magellan GPS eXplorist 510, a $100 REI giftcard and a Federal Recreation Lands Interagency Pass.
3rd Prize: Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park (NPS)Gilda B
Ms. B will receive a Magellan GPS eXplorist 310, a $100 REI giftcard and a Federal Recreation Lands Interagency Pass.
4th Prize: Ouachita National Forest (USFS)Laura Vu
Ms. Vu will receive a Magellan GPS eXplorist GC, a $100 REI giftcard and a Federal Recreation Lands Interagency Pass.
Each of the 10 Honorable Mention winners will receive a $100 REI gift card and a Federal Recreation Lands Interagency Pass.
Cape May National Wildlife Refuge – Ilene Eberly
Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge – Michael Hamilton
Bisti Wilderness – Raghuveer Makala
White River National Forest – Craig McCaskill
Saguaro National Park – Chris Summitt
Yosemite National Park – Jeremy Evans
Cuyahoga Valley National Park – Michael Kirkland
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park – Jeanne Johnson
Olympic National Park – Eve Schrank
Canyonlands National Park – Murrey Walker
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