If you like to hike and like to write then how about submitting an essay about wilderness hiking? The contest is sponsored by the Boundary Waters Advisory Committee and the prize is $1000.00 in Camping Gear. All you need to do is submit a 300-500 word essay about one of these topics.
- Why are wilderness trails worth preserving?
- What is your favorite wilderness trail hiking experience?
- What is it like to hike on a wilderness trail?
For more information you can check out their website. Submissions can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent by mail by September 10th 2006. Boundary Waters Trails Essay Contest, 309 Cedar Avenue S., Minneapolis, MN 55454.