2014 1st Place Photo Winners
  • Ice Cave in Iceland - Best of Show - People in Nature - Al Perry
  • Sunrise in the Monument - 1st Place Image from Last Conference - William Horton
  • Sunset in Cornwall - 1st Place Scenics - William Horton
  • Wildflowers In Motion - 1st Place Flora - Kent Taylor
  • Fly Fishing - 1st Place Fauna - Beto Gutierrez
  • Crossing the Animas River - 1st Place Historical - William Horton
  • Hindu Women's Celebration of Family - 1st Place Cultural - Kenita Gibbins
  • Fireworks 2013 - 1st Place Events - Fred Lord
  • Psychedelic Turkey - 1st Place Altered/Composite - Beto Gutierrez
  • Making Whoopi - 1st Place Black & White - Beto Gutierrez
  • Resting - 1st Place Novice - Gayle Biggs
  • Sandhill Crane - 1st Place Published Images - Fred Lord

Contact info@rmowp.org

Welcome to the home of the Rocky Mountain Outdoor Writers and Photographers!

Formed in 1973, Rocky Mountain Outdoor Writers and Photographers, Inc., is a regional organization of professional and aspiring communicators, dedicated to sharing the outdoor experience. Through writing, photography, broadcast media, and artistic expression, members provide information about the recreational and natural resources found in the Rocky Mountain West. Become a part of our creative community and:

  • Attend the annual conference — This year Glacier National Park, West Glacier, Montana astounded us with its beauty. 2015 will take us to southwestern Colorado — particulars to be announced soon.
  • Participate in our annual contest — results were announced at the conference and will appear here soon.
  • Take a workshop — Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, Colorado June 23-27, 2015.
  • Apply for our scholarship — deadline May 30 each year

We need your inspiration, participation, and support. YOU are the organization!

Recent news

RMOWP Heads to Ouray, Colorado in 2015

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One of the most beautiful locations in one of America’s most beautiful states is the site of RMOWP’s 2015 conference, and if Mother Nature…

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Valle Vidal ~ Graveyard of a Fascinating Culture

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by Jack Olson Back in 1989, Don and Barb Laine, along with the late Augie Schmuhl of Santa Fe, hosted a RMOWP conference in Red River, New…

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Ameliorate the Verbiage

Posted on Nov 8th, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

by Virginia Parker Staat “I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words Bother me.” ~ A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh Ameliorate. My young…

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Conference 2014: Glacier National Park – Incredible!

Posted on Aug 9th, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

Fifty-five people - an unprecedented 18 of whom were new to the group - gathered in West Glacier, Montana to explore Glacier National Park with…

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