State of Indiana

04/14/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/13/2024 22:29

2024 Spring Photo Contest at Indiana State Parks

Calling all photographers! Indiana State Parks is hosting a Spring 2024 photo contest! Read the details on how you can enter and vote for the winners!

TAKE PHOTOS of spring scenery, family and friends, and wildlife in our Indiana State Parks between Mar. 21- April 30, 2024. See list of eligible locations at

SUBMIT your photos to [email protected]by April 30, 2024. include the location and date the picture was taken as well as your name and contact info in the email submission. Individuals can submit up to 3 photo entries.

By submitting your photo to be entered into this contest, you agree to the release of this image to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources for promotion of the DNR and its agencies & DNR programs and events. Further, you agree that this image may be provided for fair use/informational reasons to external requestors.

KEEP IT NATURAL. Please avoid filters that enhance or alter colors.

VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITES - Photos will be placed in an album on Indiana State Park's Facebook Page (@INdnrstateparksandreservoirs) for two weeks of voting in May. Winners will be based on the number of likes on the photos in the albums. There are no limits on the number of images a person can vote for.

PRIZES will be awarded to the top 4 "liked" images.

  • 1st place winner can choose either a $100 state park inn or camping gift card.

  • 2nd and 3rd place winners will each be awarded a 2024 Annual Entrance Pass.

  • 4th place winner will win a year subscription to Outdoor Indiana Magazine.

So EXPLORE, SHOOT, and HAVE FUN! We look forward to seeing all your spring photos of our Indiana State Parks!