Submit your best photo for a chance to win great prizes!

Scenic photos of lakes, incredible mountain views, lush forest greenery, or you and your friends and family hiking one of the many trails around Vancouver or South Western British Columbia. Vancouver Trails is looking for your best photos in their 6th Annual 2017 Vancouver Trails Photo Contest.

Grand Prize

Approx. value: $539.99


2nd Place Prize

Approx. value: $390.00

  • Osprey Aether AG 70 or Ariel AG 65
    (depending on the winner's gender) Read more

3rd Place Prize

Approx. value: $250.00


4 Runner-Up Prizes

  • $50 Petro Canada Gift Card courtesy of Travel British Columbia Read more
Enter the photo contest

Photos must be submitted by October 13, 2017 6:00pm PST

How to enter

  • Photos must be taken within British Columbia and must be hiking or outdoors related. Preference will be given to hiking photos taken within Southwestern British Columbia.
  • All photos submitted must include a description, the name of the nearby trail, and the location of the trail.
  • Maximum of five (5) photos per contestant.
  • Submit in JPG format (max 15 MB per file).
  • Photos must not have been submitted to previous Vancouver Trails Contests.
  • Judging criteria: quality, originality, uniqueness, creativeness.
  • Read the complete rules.
  • Fill out the Entry Form and submit your photos!


  • June 7, 2017

    Contest Launch

  • October 13, 2017 6:00pm PST

    Deadline to submit photos

  • October 27, 2017

    Deadline to contact winners

  • November 1, 2017

    Announcement of winners