4th Annual Finalists

These are the talented finalists from the 4th AnnualĀ Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition.


Imagery depicting mountain sports such as climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, etc.

Blue Ridge Parkway

Imagery that communicates aspects of history, culture, environment, landscape, flora/fauna, or adventure found along the Blue Ridge Parkway.


Imagery with a cultural theme focusing on people, their customs, traditions, and ways of life as they relate to the Southern Appalachian region.


Imagery that communicates an important message about the Southern Appalachian environment and ecosystem.

Flora and Fauna

Imagery of plants and animals found in the Southern Appalachian environment.


Imagery of landscapes found within the Southern Appalachian region.