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    Your picture may get you a year long pass!


    Do you have a favorite photo taken in Whiskeytown National Recreation Area? Would you like to join the ranks of photo contest winners that have their photo on the annual park pass? Now is the time to look through your collection of photos or plan your trip to the park to take the perfect image. Images submitted will be judged by employees and volunteers of Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. The selected image will be printed on the 2022 Whiskeytown and Lassen Volcanic Annual Pass. The winner will receive photo credit on the pass and a $50 gift certificate to the park bookstore, compliments of Western National Parks Association. Submissions are welcome June 2, 2022 through September 12, 2022. The winner will be announced by September 25, 2022.

    • Photos should be submitted electronically to e-mail us.
    • For each photo submitted, include your name, address, phone number, subject and location of each photo.
    • Limit of two photos per person.
    • Entries must be received no later than 4:00 pm on September 12.
    • Upon submission, photos will become property of the National Park Service and will be used by the Whiskeytown National Recreation Area for interpretive purposes.

    The $55 Lassen Volcanic and Whiskeytown Annual Pass is valid for one year from the month of purchase. As part of the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act passed by Congress, the park retains 100 percent of the fees collected to pay for needed repairs and projects to improve visitor services and facilities.

    For more information about the photo contest, please contact the Ranger Greg Williams at

    To learn more about Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, visit the park’s website at, or stop by the Visitor Center.

    Last updated: May 9, 2023

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