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

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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