Trail Break Photo Competition 2024

Submit your favorite winter photo to be featured in our fall Trail Break magazine!

Photo by Dani Reyes-Acosta of Photographer/Filmmaker Sofia Jaramillo

Are you passionate about capturing the beauty of winter landscapes? Do you have a collection of stunning winter photos just waiting to be showcased? Grab your camera and get ready to share your best shots with us for a chance to be featured in the upcoming fall edition of our Trail Break magazine!

How to Enter
  1. Follow @WinterWildlandsAlliance on Instagram.
  2. Post your favorite winter photo on your profile (make sure it’s public) and tag @WinterWildlandsAlliance.
  3. Use the hashtag #TrailBreakPhotoContest in your post.
  4. Submit your photo by August 1, 2024, to be considered for publication.

Don’t have social media? You can also email your photo submission to Make sure you use “Trail Break Photo Contest” as the subject line.

Competition Guidelines
  • Photos must capture the essence of America’s wild snowscapes: from snowy landscapes to frost-covered trees, wildlife in winter habitats, or human-powered outdoor adventures in the snow.
  • Creativity and originality are encouraged! Show us your unique perspective on winter.
  • Each participant can submit up to three photos for consideration.
  • All submissions must be your original work.
  • The winning photo(s) will be featured prominently in the fall edition of Trail Break magazine, reaching thousands of outdoor enthusiasts across the country. Depending on where your photo is featured in the magazine, we also pay our photographers at these current rates.
  • Winners will also receive a Winter Wildlands Alliance merchandise package, including exclusive gear and goodies to fuel your next winter adventure.
Spread the Word

Share this with fellow photographers and nature lovers who might want to showcase their winter wonders! Let’s celebrate the beauty of wild winters together. Share your passion for outdoor photography with the Winter Wildlands Alliance community! We can’t wait to see your stunning submissions.