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Escalante Interagency Visitor Info App
We have an app! Use your phone to discover the Escalante region and stay safe. Search "Escalante Visitor Info" in your app store. The mobile app features weather and flash flooding alerts, interactive and downloadable maps, road conditions, and a decision tree planning tool.
Check the states of your favorite launch ramps and viewpoints
View collections of photos of Glen Canyon and Rainbow Bridge.
USGS Virtual tour of Glen Canyon between Bullfrog Bay and the Rincon
Glen Canyon Annual Pass Photo Contest 2019
Attention All Photographers: Want a chance for your photo to be on our annual pass? Enter our photo contest!
When: Photos must be taken between January 1 st, 2019 and September 2, 2019 and contest entries are accepted from May 27, 2019 (Memorial Day) to September 3, 2019 (Labor Day). Winners will be announced on October 27, 2019.
How: Submit photos to e-mail us . Only submit photos that you have taken yourself. Submitted photos must be .jpg, 25 mb or smaller with as high a resolution (300 DPI preferred) as possible.
Judging: Photos will be judged by originality, artistic composition, technical quality, photographic technique and whether the photograph showcases Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.
Why: We are looking for the official photo that will be featured on the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area 2019 Annual Pass.
Who’s Eligible to Enter: Legal residents of the 50 United States or foreign travelers who are amateur photographers with less than 20% of total income from photography that submit a photo taken by himself/herself are eligible to enter. Parent/legal guardian also eligible to submit if photographer is under 18.
What not to do: Alter or manipulate photos except for minimal cropping, red eye removal and/or adjustment of contrast, brightness or saturation. Do not break any laws or rules of federal lands; take photos of anything inappropriate, indecent or obscene, or of watermarks or logos.
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area 2019 Contest Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT AFFECT YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS CONTEST IS OPEN TO ANY VISITOR. ANY ENTRANT UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18) MUST HAVE A PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN CONSENT TO ENTER THIS CONTEST. ENTRY INTO THIS CONTEST CONSITITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of the National Park Foundation, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Forest Services and individuals who derive 20% or more of their income from photography are prohibited from entering this contest.
Promotion Period: This Contest runs between May 27, 2019 12:00 a.m. EST through September 2, 2019 11:59 p.m. A winner will be announced on September 14, 2019.
To Enter: Eligible individuals may enter this Contest by emailinge-mail us. Participants can enter only three (3) photographs per email address. Photo must not exceed 25 mb and must be in .jpg format. No alterations or manipulation of photographs is permitted except for cropping, red eye removal, and/or adjustment of contrast and brightness. Photographs with watermarks, writing or symbols of any kind will be rejected. Photographs must be taken on federal property, and must be of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Photographs depicting anything that does not adhere to the rules of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, contain unsafe acts, present resource or public use management concerns or photographs that are inappropriate, indecent or obscene, as determined by staff in their sole discretion, shall be disqualified. National Park Service rules must be followed when taking photographs. By submitting your entry, you (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in her/his state of residence) agree that the photograph conforms to the guidelines and content restrictions set forth above and that the staff may remove the photographs and disqualify you from this Contest if they believe that the photographs fails to conform to such guidelines and restrictions.
Entries must be submitted by the original creator, or legal parent/guardian of original creator.
By entering this Contest, the winning entry (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in his/her state of residence) agrees to have the submitted photograph used and displayed, either singularly or in combination with others and in any size, on the official Contest website and social media platforms and on the websites, social media, and print materials of the Sponsors as well as their respective designees without any fee or other form of compensation due at any time for so long as desired by Glen Canyon. Credits, descriptions or titles, if any, used with the photograph(s) are Glen Canyon’s staff sole discretion. In the event that ownership of any photograph submitted is challenged in any manner by any person, Glen Canyon staff may disqualify that photograph and will discontinue use of the photograph.
All submitted photographs may be published in other materials to promote Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.