Photo Contest


Vehicle Permit sticker showing with a black and white goat at Lake Elmo Park Reserve


Washington County Parks Annual Vehicle Permit Photo Contest

Visitors who have been snapping photos in Washington County Parks now have the opportunity to submit those photos with the possibility of one being used on the county's annual 2022/2023 parks permit!

This year, Washington County will be highlighting St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park as it celebrates its 25th anniversary as a county regional park. Submit your photos taken at St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park to ParksPhotos@co.washington.mn.us. The deadline is Oct. 4, 2021. 

How to Enter:
1. Submit a photo (maximum of 3 entries) to ParksPhotos@co.washington.mn.us
2. Include your first and last name, phone number, e-mail address, and a short description.
3. Wait to see if your photo is selected! The winner will be notified directly by early November.

Prize:
The winner of the contest will receive a free Washington County Parks vehicle permit featuring their photo, along with recognition on the Washington County Parks website, social media pages, and other publications. 

Photo Contest Rules & Guidelines
  • Photos must be taken in St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park.
  • Each person may submit no more than 3 photos
  • No photo submissions via Google Docs will be accepted
  • We encourage photos of all seasons.
  • Images must be high quality resolution (300dpi min) and must be .jpg image files.
  • The deadline is Oct. 4, 2021.
  • By submitting your photo(s), you are agreeing to allow Washington County to use the photos on Washington County social media pages, website, and other publications and that any faces in the photo(s) have given permission. If you do not consent to these terms, please e-mail ParksPhotos@co.washington.mn.us and your photo(s) will be withdrawn from the contest.


Previous Winners: 

Vehicle Permit sticker showing with a black and white goat at Lake Elmo Park Reserve