Enter the Texas State Parks Photo Contest! See details below. Texas State Parks offer plenty of opportunities for amazing photographs and outdoor family fun. Whether you capture the look on your child's face after she catches her first fish, a magnificent sunset from a historic overlook, or a surprise encounter with wildlife, you're sure to bring home treasured photographs -- and memories.
Texas State Parks Photo Contest
Enter your most inspirational state park photo(s) in the Texas State Parks Photo Contest, which runs March 1 through April 30, 2013. Prizes include a GoPro video camera ($400 value) from Whole Earth Provision Co., a weekend camping excursion in the state park of your choice, and a Texas Outdoor Family Workshop. Find out more and enter the contest starting March 1.
1. Go to the photo contest link above and sign into Flickr (Yahoo). Or, if you prefer, you can sign in with an existing Google account or Facebook account.
2. Hit “Join this Group” to be added to “Texas State Parks Photo 2013 Contest.” Then upload your entries, using the rules and specifications provided, including tagging the state park where you took the photo.
3. Hit “Invite friends” to spread the word to others!________________________________________________________________________________________
Following below are examples of parks where you will see specific types of views, historic structures, and experiences. Visit our Calendar of Events to find photography workshops to help build new skills. Then, find a Texas State Park near you and start exploring with your camera in hand!
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) historic structures
Big Bend Ranch State Natural Area, Presidio
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, Fredericksburg
All state parks and wildlife management areas