Help us celebrate our Southern Appalachian Mountain forests! Come to the awards ceremony on March 3rd or attend the exhibit!

Exhibit Dates:   March 3 to April 13, 2018
Opening Reception & Awards: Saturday, March 3, 2018, 1:00-4:00pm at
The Bowen Center for the Arts
334 Highway 9N, Dawsonville GA 30534
Judges: Larry Winslett, Peter McIntosh, Horace Hamilton

Theme:  Celebrating our Southern Appalachian Mountain forests, with emphasis on this region’s National Forests,  the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and adjacent mountain communities.  National Forests for consideration include: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests; Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests; Cherokee National Forest; Andrew Pickens District of the Sumter National Forest; Talladega and Bankhead National Forests; George Washington and Jefferson National Forests.

Enter up to 5 original photographic images
Fee: $10 per entry
Click here for the entry form and more information. If you have further questions about the show, email

To learn more about the Georgia’s Mountain Treasures project, click here.

Prize sponsors include
The Dobbs Fund

North Georgia Community Foundation

The Wilderness Society

Georgia Chapter of the Sierra Club

Merchandise prize sponsors include
Len Foote Hike Inn