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 it’s Glacier National Park, West Glacier, Montana July 23-27, 2014.
- Participate in our annual contest — results are announced at the conference.
- 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!
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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…