The 11th annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition (AMPC) is open for registration. Now through November 22nd at 5pm professional and amateur photographers over the age of 13 are encouraged to submit their photos of the southern Appalachian Mountain range. They’re offering thousands of dollars in prizes. The categories are; Adventure, Blue Ridge Parkway – People on the Parkway, Culture, Our Ecological Footprint, Flora/Fauna, and Landscape. Photos can be up to five years old and a $6 entry fee is required.

If you live in the region or have visited this would be a great way to show off your best pictures. To get more information about the competition click here. To register click here.