Photo contest winners! See the winning shots

Congratulations to Facebook follower Melissa Avery for her winning photo!

Melissa was one of many supporters who shared their heartfelt photos that captured the joys of being outdoors. The contest was part of our Go Outside and Play campaign to get Americans off of the couch and out to the great outdoors. If you haven't already, you can still be part of this campaign by taking the pledge to Go Outside and Play!

Winning photo, Melissa Avery

Go Outside and Play winning photo by Melissa Avery

And thank you to all of you who shared your shots and who helped us choose a finalist by voting on Facebook. Your photos really captured the joy of time spent outdoors and we were touched by each and every one of them! 

Runner up #1

Big Bend, Texas by Andrew Lavalle

Runner up #2

"Laura impersonating a beaver" by Larry McGahey

Thank you to Melissa, Andrew and Larry for their photos. As top finalist, Melissa will receive a copy of ATO Records’ new John Denver tribute album.