Welcome!

2013 Top Photo Contest Winners
  • Mustang Love - Best of Show - 1st Place - Fauna - Hector Astorga
  • Taos House - 1st Place - From last conference - Kent Taylor
  • Vermilion Cliffs Landforms - 1st Place - Scenics - Al Perry
  • Looking Up - 1st Place - Flora - Al Perry
  • On the Edge - 1st Place - People in Nature - Hector Astorga
  • From garden to 1850s kitchen - 1st Place - Historical - Al Perry
  • PowWow - 1st Place - Cultural - Hector Astorga
  • Slurry Bomber 2 - 1st Place - Events - Frank Zurey
  • PowWow Motion - 1st Place Altered-Composite - Hector Astorga
  • Mustang Fight - 1st Place - Black & White - Hector Astorga
  • Avalanche Creek - 1st Place - Novice - Emily Harrington
  • Fall color and waterfalls - 1st Place - Published - Al Perry
  • Old Mill - 1st Place - Members Choice - Terry Guthrie
  • Pueblo Home - 2nd Place - From last conference - Sherry Zurey
  • Northern Lights - 2nd Place - Scenics - Al Perry
  • Colorado Columbine - 2nd Place - Flora - Diane Deming
  • Harris's Hawk - 2nd Place - Fauna - Ryan Weishalla
  • Dune Walkers - 2nd Place - People in Nature - Ken Papaleo
  • Old lock on old door of old shed - 2nd Place - Historical - Al Perry
  • Evergreen Ice Festival - 2nd Place - Cultural - Ken Papaleo
  • Rainstorm over Great Sand Dunes NP - 2nd Place - Events - Hector Astorga
  • Tricolored Heron - 2nd Place - Altered-Composite - Hector Astorga
  • Ghost house before storm - 2nd Place - Black & White - Al Perry
  • Tucked in for the Night - 2nd Place - Novice - Tracey Maras
  • Triplets - 2nd Place - Published - Frank Zurey
  • Conference Arch - 3rd Place - From last conference - R. Youngblood
  • Almost Heaven - 3rd Place - Scenics - Kent Taylor
  • Backlight - 3rd Place - Flora - Diane Deming
  • Gray Hairstreak - 3rd Place - Fauna - John Thornton
  • Rain Out - 3rd Place - People in Nature - Ken Papaleo
  • Stone House Manassas, VA - 3rd Place - Historical - Rick Lesquier
  • Presenting Colors - 3rd Place - Cultural - Frank Zurey
  • Flagstaff Fire - 3rd Place - Events - Frank Zurey
  • The Mountain Man - 3rd Place - Altered-Composite - Rick Lesquier
  • Let me go! - 3rd Place - Black &; White - Beto Gutierrez
  • Morning Tetons - 3rd Place - Novice - Katee Harrington
  • Serinity - 3rd Place - Published - K Gibbins
  • Popeye Peter - 1st Place - Humorous - V. Staat
  • New Mexico Outhouse-It's PoopTV - 2nd Place - Humorous - John Catsis
  • Mischievous Hands - 2rd Place - Humorous - Frank Zurey
  • Pikes Peak - 3rd Place - Humorous - Ken Papaleo
Questions?

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

Conference 2014: Glacier National Park – Incredible!

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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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Hiking on the East Side of Glacier

Posted on Jul 15th, 2014 - By admin - 0 Comments

Article & photos by Maryann Gaug Steep-cliffed mountains rise high above rounded green valleys, their rocky summits and serrated ridges…

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Like Candy on My Tongue

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by Virginia Parker Staat "What crazies we writers are, our heads full of language like buckets of minnows standing in the moonlight on a dock." …

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2014 Scholarship Winner

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The winner of this year’s Scott-McKenna scholarship is Sarah Kinney of Shelburne, New Hampshire, a journalism major at Simmons College in…

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