Do you have a photo that you've taken on National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, or U.S. Forest Service lands? If you are an amateur photographer (less than 20% of income from photography), then you can submit your photo to the official Federal Recreation Lands Contest!
For more information about the contest and information on how and where to submit, visit: http://www.sharetheexperience.org/faq. You can submit up to two photos a week from April 30, 2015 through December 31, 2015!
Age group: 13+
Fees: No fee
Registration required: No
Sponsor Contact: National Park Foundation, Active Network, & Celestron
The Florida Trail Association is offering a Backpacking 101 course! This course will go over items to carry in beginning backpacking and day hiking, different types of sleeping gear setups and types of backpack. For more details, visit their meetup.com page here.
The Florida Trail Association will be holding their Trail Skills Training at Camp LaNoChe this year. Land managers, volunteers, or those interested in volunteering are encouraged to join! There is a 50 person limit, so stay tuned for more information about how to RSVP for the event!
Location: Camp LaNoChe, 41940 Boy Scout Rd, Paisley, FL 32767
Date: Friday, September 25th through Sunday, September 27, 2015
Time: 8:00 AM on Friday until 5:00 PM on Sunday
RSVP: Stay tuned on the FTA website. Limit of 50 participants!